50 Plus Group

Welcome to the Holy Trinity 50 Plus Group, AKA: HT 50+  

We invite all parishioners over age 50--working and retired, single and married--to participate in a range of activities to

Upcoming Events:

The Older Adult Education Program

The older adult education program is a new pastoral education initiative for a growing cohort of the Holy Trinity parish community. This seminar series is designed to bring information, strategies and resources to a new level of awareness and assist with planning for grace-filled and healthy futures.

Seminars will be held in the home of Jim and Marcia Thessin. Munchies, dessert, and a variety of beverages will be served. Carpooling MAY BE available. RSVP to michaelinda88@hotmail.com. See the attached file for more information.

  • February 12, 2019:  Memory Issues
  • March 12, 2019:  Personal and Environmental Safety

Winter.Spring.2019 Education Program Flyer(2)

Outing to the Museum of the Bible
Join Father Kevin Gillespie to tour the Museum of the Bible.  This newly opened museum documents the narrative, history and impact of the Bible.  Meet at the museum at 10:00am and stay for optional lunch at noon.

Contact Bonnie Shelor for reservations (do not purchase your own ticket as Holy Trinity is purchasing group tickets).

Schedule of Activities 2018-2019

  • September 15: Kick-Off Dinner
  • September 15: Roosevelt Island Walk
  • September 21-23: Camp  Trinity
  • October 22: Seminar; Legal and Financial Issues Regarding Aging
  • October 16: Volunteer at Father McKenna Center
  • November 3: Honor Flight, Reagan National Airport.
  • November 8: Seminar; Coordinating Care As We Age, Including Assisted
  • December 9: Big Screen showing of Turner Classic Movie, White Christmas Dinner after the show at nearby Clyde’s
  • December 4: Advent Day of Reflection.
  • December 15: Roosevelt Island Walk
  • January 25-27:  Annual Weekend Getaway The Antrim, Taneytown MD
  • February 9: Breakfast and Talk at the Home of a Fellow Parishioner
  • February 12: Seminar: Memory Issues
  • February 21:  Outing to the Museum of the Bible with Lunch
  • February 26: Volunteer at Father McKenna Center
  • March 10: Potluck Supper and Sing-A-Long
  • March 12: Seminar on Aging:  Personal and Environmental Safety
  • March 16: Roosevelt Island Walk
  • May 18:  Full Day Bus Trip to the Maryland Jesuit Historic Sites
  • June 15: Roosevelt Island Walk
  • June (Date TBD) End-of-year Dinner

For more information or to be placed on the mailing list, please contact

Linda Wiessler-Hughes and Michael Hughes

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE YEAR


January 26-28, 2018:  Annual Weekend Getaway:  
The Holy Trinity 50+ adults gathered at The Antrim 1844 Country House Hotel located in Taneytown, MD, January 26-28, 2018 for the seventh annual Mid-Winter Getaway weekend.  The event offered a delightful opportunity for relaxed conversation and meals, renewing fellowship with old friends, welcoming newcomers, and enjoying Mass together.
Coordinators:  Laurie Wallace (wallace1216@gmail.com) or Rosemary Chalk (rosemary.chalk@gmail.com).


December 9, 2017:  Visit to the National Gallery of Art.  Docent and Parishioner Patricia Mattimore gives the group a tour of Christmas-themed art.

 
September 10, 2017:  Kick-Off Pot Luck Dinner hosted by Linda Wiessler-Hughes and Michael Hughes at their beautiful DC home.