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Lincoln, Cahokia & World's Largest
May 29-31, 2019
$369 for double    $469 for single

Tour the Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum and Illinois State Museum.

At Cahokia Mounds view a 17 minute video and have time to tour the fascinating and fabulous interpretive center. For those who wish, you can walk to and/or climb Monk's Mound, the largest man-made earthen mound in the North American continent. The day will end in Effingham visiting Hodgson Mills. A wine tasting and dinner is included.

Friday we are off to Casey, IL home of the World's Largest! We will wander through this quaint community to ogle several of the world's largest items including a mailbox you can climb up to mail a letter.

The trip includes coach transportation, escort, two breakfasts, two lunches and two dinners and all entrance fees. A $50 deposit is due with your reservation and final payment is due by April 27 with check or cash.

Questions or to register, call Deb at Senior in the Park at 262-473-0535 or email dweberpal@whitewater-wi.gov

 

Majestic Mekong River Cruise
March 17, 2020
15 days, 30 meals
Free airfare if booked by March 31, 2019

Join us on Tuesday, March 12 at 10:30 a.m. for a preview of this once in a lifetime river cruise. You will be aboard the brand new Emerald Harmony. You will be treated to 30 meals (12 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 9 dinners) with complimentary wine, beer or soft drinks to accompany lunch and dinners while on-board the Emerald Harmony. There will be 12 shore excursions, a variety of on-board evening entertainment and first class service from an English speaking crew and knowledgeable local guides.

Please call and reserve a seat for Preview Show, 608-868-3500.

 

Nova Scotia and Canada's Maritime
September 13, 2019-nine day holiday tour
A trip of a lifetime that includes Peggy's Cove, the Alexander Graham Bell Museum, the scenic Cabot Trail through Highlands National Park, travel by ferry to Prince Edward Island and enjoy a narrated tour of Charlottetown. You will also visit the home of Anne of Green Gables and travel the nine mile long Confederation Bridge and there is much more! A complete tour itinerary is available at The Gathering Place.

 

Madison Fishing Expo


Join the Gathering Place Fishing Club as they attend the 2019 Madison Fishing Expo on Friday, February 22. The group will be leaving The Gathering Place at 3:00 p.m., attend the show and stop for dinner on the way home. Entrance fee is $10.00. Travel will be provided by The Gathering Place. Mark your calendars, this is an outing you won't want to miss.

 

Menopause the Musical

When: Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Where: The Fireside Dinner Theater
Cost: $70.00
Leave: 10:15 a.m.
Return: 4:00 p.m. approximately

Come join our sisterhood! Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra and memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the 60's, 70's and 80's will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles! And men love it too!

Deadline to sign up is April 10, 2019. 608-868-3500.

 

 

 

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Trip Cancellation Policy

(these rules do not apply to the extended travel tours. Those policies are set by the individual tour companies).
Fees for Day Trips are non-refundable within 14 working days of the trip if a replacement can not be found for your seat.

Trips with pre-purchased tickets are non-refundable at anytime unless a replacement is found.

Overnight trips: There are no refunds within 8 weeks of tour date unless you find a replacement or one is available on the wait list.

(These rules do not apply to the extended travel tours. Those policies are set by the individual tour companies.)


Travel Tips for Seniors
1. Get appropriate vaccines
2. Travel with your Meds
3. Request assistance at the airport
4. Enjoy eased security restrictions
5. Request airplane boarding assistance
6. Travel judiciously to prevent injury
7. Inquire about airfare discounts

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