Trips

Page last updated: 2018-03-05 13:08:37

The registration date for trips in the Apr - Jun 2018 Happenings is Tues. Mar 20.  Registration in person will be handled first.  Members can register by phone beginning at 12 p.m.  Members can register one other member at the time they register.

Non-Members may register for trips the Tuesday following member registration.

One Day Trips

Oklahoma - Marriott Theatre, Lincolnshire, IL - One of the finest examples of American Musical Theatre, Rodgers & Hammerstein’s first collaboration, Oklahoma, returns to the Marriott.  Join us for this fun production.  Lunch at Bob Chinn’s.  Moderate walking

  • Wed., April 25, 10:15am - 5:30pm
  • Cost: $90 Members, $98 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE MARCH 20, 2018

42nd Street - Fireside Theatre, Ft. Atkinson, WI - Aspiring chorus girl, Peggy Sawyer comes to the big city from Allentown, PA, & soon lands her first big job in the ensemble of a glitzy new Broadway Show.  Great entertainment for everyone.  Lunch is chopped Chef’s salad, roast boneless pork chop, whipped potatoes & gravy, sweet corn, apple sauce, dessert & beverage.  Moderate walking

  • Thurs., May 3, 8am - 6:30pm
  • Cost: $95 Members, $103 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE APRIL 2, 2018

Memphis - Ruth Page Center for the Arts, Chicago, IL - Inspired by actual events, Memphis is a story of a white radio DJ who wants to change the world & a black club singer who is ready for her big break.  Their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves is filled with laughter & emotion.  Lunch on your own.  Moderate walking

  • Wed., May 16, 10:30am - 5pm
  • Cost: $62 Members, $70 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE APRIL 2, 2018

Once - Paramount Theatre, Aurora, IL - People come in to our lives for a reason.  Sometimes it leaves us with joy, other times with sorrow.  Once is based on the Oscar winning movie, it is both big & grand in its theme of love & longing.  Lunch at the Paramount - Greek salad, Lemon Oregano Chicken, broccoli, potato & dessert.  Moderate walking

  • Wed., May 23, 10:30am - 5pm
  • Cost: $80 Members, $88 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE APRIL 2, 2018

Forever Plaid - Munster, IN Theatre - This playful tribute to the “guys groups” of the 1950’s is one of the most popular & belived of musical revues.  Join us for hits such as “Three Coins in a Fountain”, “Heart & Soul” & more,  Lunch choice at registration chicken supreme or ham, plus the sides & peach pie.
Moderate walking

  • Thurs., May 31, 11am - 6pm
  • Cost: $80 Members, $88 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE APRIL 16, 2018

Second Helping - Fireside, Ft. Atkinson, WI - This time around, the year is 1969 & the world is changing.  As folks protest the Vietnam War & women are demanding equal pay for equal work, plus here comes the Minnesota Viking’s Super Bowl Sunday.  Join us for some humor & hilarious antics.  Lunch is beef short ribs & all the sides, dessert carrot cake.  Moderate walking

  • Thurs., June 7, 8am - 6pm
  • Cost; $95 Members, $103 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE MAY 1, 2018

Mystery Trip - Days of Wine & Roses - Those days of wine & roses…The drinking age in IL is 21, so if you feel you may get carded, please bring your ID?!  Dress to be outside in the weather & wear comfortable shoes.  Lunch will be included in the cost of the trip.  Moderate walking

  • Fri., June 22, 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Cost: $68 Members, $76 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE MAY 11, 2018

Odyssey Cruise - Navy Pier, Chicago - You will enjoy a 2 hour cruise on Lake Michigan, a three course plated meal that you choose on the the day of the trip.  Lots of fun music, time with friends & spectacular views of the Chicago skyline.  Moderate walking

  • Thurs., July 12, 9:30am - 4pm
  • Cost: $82 Members, $90 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE JUNE 1, 2018

Soldier Field - Chicago - Come experience both the history & modern day journey of Soldier Field Stadium.  After the tour we will have lunch at Ditka’s in Oak Brook.  The meal is served family style & includes salad, chicken piccata, vodka pasta Florentine & dessert.  Lots of walking

  • Tues., July 17, 8:45am - 3:30pm
  • Cost: $65 Members, $73 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE MAY 18, 2018

Cubs Game - Wrigley Field, Chicago - The Cubs play the Diamondbacks for this game.  The cost includes transportation & ticket (section 236).  Lunch will be on your own.  Moderate walking

  • Wed., July 25, 10:15am - 6:30pm
  • Cost: $80 Members, $88 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE JUNE 1, 2018

Sox Game & Bingo - Guaranteed Rate Field, Chicago - The Sox will be playing the Royals for this game.  The cost includes transportation, game ticket (Box 115), a buffet lunch & Bingo.  Join us for some great food (fried chicken, hamburgers, hot dogs, ribs & more) & fun.  Moderate walking

  • Thurs., Aug. 2, 9:45am - 6:30pm
  • Cost: $80 Members, $88 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE JUNE 1, 2018

Pierogi Festival - Whiting, IN - With almost a hundred vendors serving food ranging from traditional European delicacies to alligator stuffed pierogi, the vendors never disappoint.  Join us for a day of fun, food, friends & entertainment.  You will be on your own to enjoy the festival.  Lots of walking

  • Fri., July 27, 10am - 3pm
  • Cost: $30 Members, $38 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE JUNE 15, 2018

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - Drury Lane, Oak Brook - In the heat of the south under the gaze of patriarch Big Daddy, the expectations of marriage & family spoil.  A birthday party brings a family’s skeleton to the surface.  Lunch choice at registration is sautéed tilapia or bistro steak & all the sides, plus dessert.
Moderate walking

  • Wed., Aug. 15, 10:30am - 5pm
  • Cost: $85 Members, $93 Non-Members
  • DEADLINE JULY 2, 2018

Overnight Trips

Girlfriends Getaway - Galena, IL

  • Tues., May 8—Thurs., May 10, 2018
  • $349 per person double occumpancy, $419 single
  • $100 deposit due at registration; final payment due April 2.

Join us for another wonderful time with your girlfriends, sisters, mothers, daughters in Galena.  We will be staying at the Stoney Creek Inn.  Activities will include a mini-spa treatment (options at registration), lunch on the way there, ghost walking tour, sawmill tour, dinner at Eagle Ridge Resort, shopping & free time, plus much more.  Pick up a flyer in the Main Office.

French Lick Resort, IN

  • Mon., Sept. 17 - Thurs. Sept. 20
  • $699 per person double occupany, $899 single
  • $150 deposit due at time of registration; final payment due July 20

On our way to the resort we get to experience a tour at the Indy 500.  We will be staying 3 nights at the French Lick Resort.  We have 6 meals included with this trip:  3 breakfast at the Resort & 3 dinners (2 at the resort & 1 in Louisville).  Our trip in the area will include:  train ride, free time at French Lick & time to discover Baden Hotel via trolley, or just enjoy French Lick’s many amenities [pool, spa, casino ($10 voucher), etc].  Then we enjoy a day in Louisville, KY, visiting 3 museums, lunch on your own with free time & then dinner before heading back to French Lick.  As we depart for home we will enjoy a couple fun surprise stops along the way.   A wonderful way to enjoy the fall – join us!  

 

 

Cancellation Policy

Any cancellation could be subject to a $25 administration fee.  Once we have made final payments for any trip, we cannot refund your money