Spring & Summer 2017 Day Trips

Educational Day Trips:


Hannibal, Missouri
Spend the day in Hannibal, Missouri! Our first stop will be a visit to the Mark Twain Boyhood Home & Museum Properties. Each individual will receive a giveaway bag containing information about the area and valuable coupons. We will eat lunch at Mark Twain's Dinette, established in 1942. Following lunch, we will take a brief look in the shops and a self-guided tour of the Hannibal History Museum. We will then travel to the Rockcliffe Mansion for a tour. The mansion, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, was built between 1898 & 1900 and features more than 30 rooms, 10 ornate fireplaces and beautiful architectural details. Cost includes transportation and entrance to attractions. Lunch and shopping expenses are at your own cost. Space is limited, minimum of 10. Registration required by Tuesday, May 9. No cancellation past 5/9/17; however, a substitute can attend. Shuttle bus departs from Carl Sandburg College’s Center for Manufacturing Excellence, 2051 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg.
F, 05/19/17
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Cost $90; CST C10 600
 
Donahue/Davenport, Iowa
Join us for a fun day! This educational day trip will include a visit to Miss Effie's Country Flowers & Garden, in Donahue, for a tour. You have the option of picking your own beautiful flowers for a fee. Afterwards, we will travel to the Palmer College Mansion for a tour of the mansion's first floor with 20 rooms to view. Lunch will be at the Barrel House restaurant in Davenport. The Barrel House menu features great items from gourmet burgers to sandwiches and specialty salads. Succeeding lunch, we will receive a guided tour of the Harborview Production Studio to see how Isabel Bloom sculptures are created. New designs will be showcased, and all will have an opportunity to share their ideas for future sculptures. We will stop for a sweet snack before leaving Davenport. Lunch and shopping expenses are at your own cost. Space is limited, minimum of 10. Registration required by Wednesday, June 7. No cancellation past 6/7/17; however, a substitute can attend. Shuttle bus departs from Carl Sandburg College’s Center for Manufacturing Excellence, 2051 Tom L. Wilson Blvd., Galesburg.
SA, 06/17/17
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $75; CST C02 600

Have an educational day trip idea? Email srucker@sandburg.edu or phone 309.341.5330 to share your ideas!