Valley Regional Adult Education is sponsoring a day trip to the historic resort, Mohonk Mountain House, in Hudson Valley, upstate New York on Saturday, May 18. This trip features a Victorian castle built in 1869. The retreat includes a hot and cold buffet luncheon, a history of the Mohonk culinary traditions, a visit to the gardens and greenhouse or a hike on one of the numerous nature trails. End the day with some lemonade and freshly-baked cookies. The bus departs from the Adult Learning Center, 415 Howe Avenue, at 8:30 a.m. and returns at around 5:30 p.m. Fee is $104 per person. For more information on this and other trips offer through Valley Regional Adult Education, visit www.vrae.org or call 203-924-6651.