Auburn O.W.L.S.

Auburn Older, Wiser, Laughing Seniors (OWLS)

The Auburn OWLS are a fun-loving, friendly group of 55 and better seniors.  Getting together for great food, fun and fellowship on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, the OWLS are a great way to stay involved in your community!  Currently, the OWLS meet at the JD Withers Building (7 7th Street - next to Auburn Dental and Margaritas).   Bring your favorite dish to share and enjoy games, informative speakers and trips.

Want more information on becoming an OWLS?  Contact Michelle Walker at mwalker@cityofauburn-ga.org or call 770-963-4002 ext 204

Check out our City Calendar for upcoming OWLS events.

UPCOMING EVENT: SUMTER SPECIAL TRAIN RIDE - NOVEMBER 9TH

 SUMTER SPECIAL TRAIN RIDE

Join the OWLS for our fall getaway to Cordele, GA to ride the Sumter Special!  We will travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to Historic Americus, Georgia to explore the beautiful downtown area, including the Windsor Hotel and Rylander Theater.

Next, we will visit President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, The Billy Carter Service Station & Museum, shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.

Boarding: 9:30am / Departure: 10:00am
(Total trip: 7 hours, 0 minutes
Sumter Special Train Ride | 10:00 AM
9:30 AM Boarding Begins
10:00 AM Depart Georgia Veterans State Park Depot

11:25 AM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)
(Layover of 1 hour, 50 minutes)
1:15 PM Depart Americus (Jackson St. Depot)

2:00 PM Arrive Plains
(Layover of 1 hour, 15 minutes)
3:15 PM Depart Plains

4:00 PM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)
4:05 PM Depart Americus (Jackson St. Depot)
5:30 PM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot

(Total trip: 7 hours, 30 minutes)