Friday, July 15, 2022 Start your day with a deluxe motor coach ride to Treasure Island Resort & Casino where upon arrival you will receive a $3 food coupon (for a snack) and $15 credit for slot play. After a few attempts at “winning” we will board the Spirit of the Water, a 125-passenger air-conditioned luxury cruise liner, for a delicious lunch. Menu choices are Chicken Bacon Ranch Wrap or Ham & Swiss Croissant or Smoked Turkey & Bacon Croissant – each choice with fresh fruit cup, chips, dessert, coffee and water. Sit back and enjoy the beauty of the Mississippi River. Following the cruise, you will return to the casino where you can play or relax. We will need your Player Card number or date of birth at registration. Trip includes motor coach transportation, lunch, $3 food coupon and $15 slot play credit. $89/members, $99/non-members. Leave the Heritage Center at 8:45 a.m., return at 5:45 p.m. Sign up with payment by Thursday, July 7.
Thursday, August 11 Travel into the rural communities of central Minnesota. Take a tour of the Bonnie Mohr Studio near Glencoe, MN. Bonnie is one of America’s most eminent painters of rural America and the domestic animal. Next we’ll stop for lunch at Bump’s Family Restaurant for a half sandwich, cup of soup, beverage and cookie. The Country Side Art Gallery is our next stop where Carl J. Melichar will welcome visitors to his historic farm. Carl is a dog artist and photographer. Our last stop is Bongards Creamery Retail Store where you can purchase premium cheeses. Please bring your own thermal bag. $72/members, $82/non-members. Leave the Heritage Center at 9 a.m., return at 4:15 p.m. Sign up with payment by Monday, July 11.