February 9-24, 2013: South Padre Island Extended Stay Winter Program: Eight days at the same hotel on South Padre Island, TX. Visit and tour LBJ Library & Museum in Austin, TX. Tour South Padre and Port Isabel including the lighthouse. Visit Sea Turtle, Inc., embark on a dolphin watch and marine ecology cruise, tour historical King Ranch, spend two nights on the Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX. Tour San Antonio including the Alamo. Includes 22 meals. Try something new this winter with Pam . . . a motor coach tour that can’t be missed . . . a must see itinerary. Cost is $2,399 per person (Based on double) add $1,289 for a single.
March 6-25, 2013: The Train to Hawaii: Amtrak to San Diego, overnight and board the cruise ship Holland America “Zaandam” for a wonderful Hawaiian Cruise Holiday . . . including all the shore excursions. Train back home . . . “No Fly Hawaii.”
April 4 and 5, 2013: Dead Sea Scrolls will be on exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum, visit the Creation Museum and a dinner theatre production at La Comedia . . . see “9 to 5: The Musical” . . . Cost is $299 per person.
April 8-10, 2013: Harpers Ferry & Gettysburg. This tour combines Civil War history with two evenings of horse racing at the Hollywood Casino in Charles Town. Cost is $499 per person.
April 13-26, 2013: America the Beautiful: Canyon Land National Park includes eight national parks with two amazing train routes.
May 1, 2013: May Day Mystery Tour: Includes lunch. Cost is $99 per person.
May 8, 2013: “What a Glorious Feeling.” This new dance musical is inspired by true events. The show features great song and dance routines you won’t want to miss! The show is at the Theatre at the Center in Munster, Indiana. Lunch is included. Cost per person is $99.
May 9-21, 2013: The Train Across Canada: Visit the Canadian Rockies and the Vista Dome via rail train “The Canadian.” This is one of Pam’s favorite tours with spectacular scenery.
May 31-June 3, 2013: Niagara Falls, Buffalo & Erie Canal: Niagara Falls Aquarium and Maid of the Mist Boat Ride plus a cruise through the historic Erie Canal, tour and tasting at Niagara Landing Wine Cellar. Architectural masterpieces by Frank Lloyd Wright and others in Buffalo, NY. Cost is $799 per person.
All tours depart from Ft. Wayne, Columbia City and Huntington. For information about any of these tours, call the Whitley County Council on Aging at (260) 248-8944 or toll free 1-800-290-1697 and ask for Deb or Jackie.