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Hope to meet you on a day trip. These trips support arts, music, history, and nature in the Northland - Life-long learning and community building.  Come on your own or with a friend or two.

Wendy Grethen
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Offering day trips since 2012

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2018 Fall Schedule 

Please sign up prior to trip registration deadline.

Oct 6  /Sat
Day trip to the Cranberry Festival, Stone Lake, WI 

Celebrate cranberries. 40th year for this event. Over 300 vendors Autumn theme.  Goodies.
Optional $5 cranberry marsh tour. (Pay on the day)

Leave 8:15 a.m.
Return about 4:15 p.m.
Deadline is Sept 25. 
We will go in a bus with a bathroom if 6 more people register by Sept 26.
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Oct 21 /Sun
Minnesota Zoo and Trader Joes

It's this Apple Valley MN zoo's 40th birthday.  Tapir, musk oxen, snow monkeys, tree kangaroo, red pandas and more.  We will shop at a Trader Joe's grocery on the way back up. Bring your own bags. 
Leave 8:15 a.m.
Return 6:15 p.m.
Deadline is Oct 7.
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Dec 16 / Sun

Rittenhouse Wassail Dinner Concert
Fine dinner in a special historic place dressed up for the holidays.  This event is a favorite of people in the Northland. 
Leave 8:45 a.m.
Return 4:45 p.m.
Deadline is Nov 20
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Recent trips were to Ely to the Dorothy Molter Museum and North American Bear Center on Sept 15 and to the MN Landscape Arboretum on Sept 21.