4 miles slow, easy, flat Take a leisurely walk around beautiful gardens, ponds and the Connetquot River in Bayard Cutting Arboretum, followed by a free indoor concert. Serenade Duo - Multi-award winning ensemble featuring Michelle LaPorte, flutist and Gerry Saulter, guitarist. Free tickets will be issued about 12:30 PM. Concert will start at 2 PM. Bring water, buy lunch in the Café; snow or rain cancels.
Meeting: From Penn Station take the 9:12 AM LIRR train to Great River (Transfer in Jamaica). Fare $26.50 round trip/seniors $18. Leader will meet group at Great River train station at 10:33 AM. Check mta.info/lirr for current train schedule (Return on 4:38 PM train).
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