Thursday - Aug. 1

9:00 AM - Leave Middleburg Heights (Grace Church) parking lot

12:00 Noon - Stop for lunch

6:00 PM - Arrive at Salisbury Hotel in Manhattan
               Brief orientation and walking tour of hotel area

Travel will be in a new 55-passenger charter bus from Barons Bus Company of Cleveland. The bus is equipped with seat belts, a bathroom, and is handicapped access. Jennifer Edlind will be coordinating the departure at Grace Church. Ryan Edlind will arrive in New York on Wednesday, July 31, and meet the bus as it arrives at the hotel. The bus will make a stop about half-way for lunch.


The orientation and walking tour are optional.

A continental breakfast is available each morning for $10.00 from 7:00-11:00 AM in the 3rd floor dining room. Room service can be ordered and delivered from several area restaurants.

Friday - Aug. 2 

9:00-10:30 AM - Helping Traumatized People and PTSD Workshop
                        1.5 CEU's available (Ohio licensee only) for $45.00


The workshop is designed for counselors, social workers, nurses, and substance abuse counselors. However, it is open to all who would like to attend. The workshop will take place on the 5th floor of the hotel in Rm 501. You must request CEU's if you wish to obtain them.

10:30 AM - Meet in hotel lobby for 2 hour walking tour of World Trade Center

Visit several significant sites and hear a first-hand oral history that recounts the events of the terrorist attack on New York City on September 11, 2001 and its aftermath. Cost for the tour is $25.00. Subway and Museum fees are extra.

Saturday - Aug. 3

This day has been reserved for you to enjoy NYC at your pace and in your way!

Sunday - Aug. 4

12:30 PM Leave Manhattan for Middleburg Heights, OH
9:30 PM Arrive at Grace Church parking lot in Middleburg Heights

We will board the 55-passenger tour bus for our trip home. The bus will stop about half-way through the trip for a dinner break and deliver us safely to Middleburg Heights in the Grace Church parking lot.