Senior Trip 2024

    04.02.24 | by Stephen Haverstick


    Friday, April 12

    3:00: Arrive and pack up in church parking lot

    3:15: Leave for Glen Dale UMC (8500 Springfield Road, Glenn Dale, MD 20769)

    5ish: Stop for dinner and dessert (2639 Annapolis Rd, Hanover, MD 21076)

    • Popeyes, Taco Bell, Subway, AND/OR Panera
    • Boba Tea (2733 Annapolis Rd STE E, Hanover, MD 21076)

    7ish: Arrive @ Glen Dale UMC

    7:30 - ?: Games and hangout!

    Saturday, April 13

    7:15am: Wake-up, pack-up and breakfast

    8:00: Leave for New Carrolton metro station (4700 Garden City Dr, New Carrollton, MD 20784)

    8:20am: Board Orange metro line for Federal Center SW station

    8:45am: Walk to Museum of the Bible (400 4th St SW, Washington, DC 20024)

    8:50am: Arrive at Museum of the Bible!

    9-2pm: Museum of the Bible

    2pm: Walk to the National Mall

    2:30pm-5:30pm: Botanic Gardens and National Air & Space Museum!

    5:30pm: Food Truck dinner on National Mall by Washington Monument

    6:30ish: Metro from Smithsonian to New Carrolton

    7:00ish: Leave for home

    10:00ish: Arrive in church parking lot

    Packing List
    • Sleeping bag and pillow (air mattress is optional, but recommended) 
    • Overnight hygiene items*
    • A favorite game for Friday night (optional; must be a small box or card set if you do bring one) 
    • DC Metro card (if you have one from visiting the city before!) 
    • Clothes for Saturday - comfortable clothes and shoes for walking! 
    • $$ for fast food dinner on Friday night and lunch Saturday. ~ $30-35 should cover those meals. Bring more if you want Boba tea on Friday night and/or any extra treats Saturday in DC. Saturday breakfast and dinner are covered! 

    *There are no showers at the church we are staying Friday night. Maybe a good idea to shower Friday morning! :) You'll be okay for a day without a shower - I promise!