Road Scholar

Road Scholar is the program name of Elderhostel, Inc., the world leader in lifelong learning since 1975. The Friendship Center is a local provider of programs in Sarasota: offering weeklong programs consisting of educational field trips, including theatre, along with classroom presentations. We partner with the Sarasota Opera and the Asolo Theatre, featuring three to four performances, plus regional and outdoor nature studies, birding, spring training baseball and intergenerational adventures for grandparents, their grandchildren and sometimes even the kids’ parents for amazing three generational fun! The programs include hotel accommodations, most meals, transportation for field trips and performances, admission tickets and an opportunity to meet like-minded new friends who share a passion for learning.

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