Special Events

Public Bus Local Day Trips

Join Lisa Berley for local day trips using public transportation and find out how easy it is to get to where you need to go! For trip details, check out the "Transportation" section of the Senior Times or call the Transportation Helpline at 919-717-1853. To register for a public bus local day trip, please call the Passmore Center at 919-245-2015.

Upcoming Local Day Trip:

IMAX Theater and the Museums of History and Natural Science – Raleigh

Travel by express bus and find out how relaxing and inexpensive it is to travel to Raleigh by public bus. Enjoy 2 fascinating films and 2 museums. The IMAX films are America’s Musical Journey a joyful tour of the nation’s music history and We the Peopleabout America’s founding documents and the people who wrote, shaped and tested them. Lunch will be at a local restaurant.

Date: Fri, Feb 15, 2019


  1. Round trip bus ticket - $2 (65 yrs+) or $6 (under 65 yrs), (exact change)
  2. Parking fee at Eubanks Road Park and Ride - $2/car;
  3. IMAX ticket - $10.73, paid at the theater.

Transportation Information Table

Stop by to see Lisa at the monthly Transportation Information Table for help on the following days:

  • Passmore Center: 1st Wednesday of the month, from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Seymour Center: 1st Tuesday of the month, from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Bus Riding 101 - Getting the Most Out of the Transit System

Public bus transportation demystified! Find out how easy it is to map out a bus trip. Learn about door to door transportation and how to sign up for services. According to class interest, Uber and Lyft information and transit apps may be covered as well.

To register: Call Lisa, 919-717-1853

Orange County Public Library, Hillsborough
Wed, Jan 16, 2019, 2 – 3:30 pm

Chapel Hill Public Library
Tue, Feb 12, 2019, 10 - 11:30 am