Travel Programs

Purdue University Christmas Show
West Layfette, IN

We will visit Purdue University once again this year for one of the most spirit lifting holiday musicals you’ll ever experience. Listen to the sounds of the Purdue Musical Organization ring throughout the Elliott Hall of Music. Feel the joy of the season with Christmas songs, traditions and festivities that will make you come back year after year. Afterward, we will have lunch at Grindstone Charley’s Restaurant & Pub. It’s a favorite for all those who love good food, excellent service and great company.
Registration Deadline:  October 1
Day/Date:       Saturday, December 3
Departure:     8:15 am from Founders Community Center
Return:            6:15 pm (Approximately)
Fee:                   $96 (Fee includes production, lunch and transportation)

Jacob Henry Mansion - Victorian  Holiday  Luncheon
Joliet, IL

Enjoy the ambiance and tradition of Marshall Field’s “Walnut Room” in Joliet’s own Gathering Room on the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate.  The Mansion’s very own 26-foot fully decorated Christmas tree and live music is sure to set the perfect atmosphere for your new holiday tradition! Dine on our Award –Winning spectacular cuisine, as you take a trip back in time to experience a true “Victorian Holiday”. Tour the Mansion decorated and dressed up for the Christmas season. You are also welcome to visit the Old Central Church where Marshall Field IV was married on May 12, 1950!
Registration Deadline:  November 10
Day/Date:       Wednesday, December 14
Departure:     10:15 am from Founders Community Center
Return:            2:45 pm (Approximately)
Fee:                   $68 (Fee includes tours, show, lunch and transportation)

Chicago Christmas Lights Tour

We will travel to Downtown Chicago to see the beautiful Christmas lights displays. Our first stop will be at the Planetarium Overlook for a panoramic view of the city.  We will then travel along Lake Shore Drive to Lincoln Park, North Michigan Avenue, and stop for one hour at Millennium Park to view the city Christmas tree, the skating rink and the Bean. From there, we will take a Loop Tour with a final 1 ½ hour stop at the German Christkindlmarket at the Daley Plaza.  We will also be close in proximity to Macy’s (Marshall Field’s) Flagship State Street store.
Registration Deadline:  December 8
Day/Date:       Thursday, December 15
Departure:     3:30 pm from The Oaks Recreation & Fitness Center
                             West Parking Lot (10847 W La Porte Rd)
Return:            9:30 pm (Approximately)
Fee:                   $42 (Fee includes transportation and tour)

Myrtle Beach Show Trip & Charleston, South Carolina

Live in the moment, and enjoy the thrilling experience of Myrtle Beach, SC. On this amazing tour, you’ll experience the magical combination of Oceanside beauty, dining, and show excitement. The "Legends in Concert" show plays tribute to today's and yesterday’s musical legends with live music and your group is sure to enjoy the multi-talented performers of the "Carolina Opry" show. The trip includes motor coach transportation, 6 nights lodging, 10 meals, (6 breakfasts & 4 dinners), tours, shows and more!  Trip insurance prices vary depending on occupancy ($59 triple, $59 double and $69 single per person)  Please write a separate check payable to “Travel Insured International, Inc.” or pay it online at  Limited space available; don’t wait to register!
Registration Deadline/Final Payment: February 20
Day/Date:       April 30 – May 6, 2017
Depart:            8:00 am from the Founders Community Center
Return:           In the evening (TBD)
Fee:                   $685/person – double occupancy
                            $895/person – single occupancy
                            $665/person – triple occupancy
                            * $75 due upon signing

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