Trips and events are announced in the quarterly newsletter, scheduled mailings and at Travel Shows. The time and location of meetings varies. If you would like to be on the mailing list, contact Gayle Sigurdson, Lifelong Recreation programmer at (785)832-7920 or gsigurdson@lawrenceks.org.

TRAVEL CLUB AND TRAVEL SHOWS
Join other travelers to share trips or plan new ones. The Travel Club is an armchair travel program where local travelers share their trips, photos and stories. Travel Shows are scheduled twice a year to present travel opportunities from LPRD and our travel partners. There is no registration of fee to attend travel clubs or shows, but RSVP’s are appreciated to help Prices include admission fees, tickets, gratuities, some meals, LPRD escort and transportation by chartered bus, non-chartered bus or vans. If you need to cancel and request a refund or credit, all non-refundable fees (show tickets, admissions, meals etc.) and administrative costs will be deducted from the refund or credit. These amounts will vary depending on the trip. You may also subscribe to the City of Lawrence’s information updates by going to our subscriptions page, entering your email at the top of the page and scrolling down to Recreation and Activities, then checking the box by Lifelong Recreation. You will need to confirm your subscription through a confirmation email that will be sent to you.

TRAVEL SHOW
Be the first to hear about new trips at our next Travel Show in late January 2018. Send an email to gsigurdson@lawrenceks.org to receive notice when the date is announced.

DAY TRIPS
REGIONAL TRIPS
EXTENDED TRIPS

DAY TRIPS

SPECTACULAR CHRISTMAS SHOW
Thursday, Dec. 13. Ages 50 and Up. Singing. Dancing. Show tunes. Christmas. What more do you want? Holiday tunes from Musical Theater. Plan on time for lunch and holiday shopping at Crown Center before the show. Tansportation provided with LPRD bus.
Find out more about this trip here.
Find out more about this trip and enroll online.

MUSICAL THEATER HERITAGE IN CROWN CENTER – BIG BANDS ARE BETTER
Thursday, Feb. 14. Ages 50 and Up. Bring your best friend or your best spouse and leave the details to us. The day starts with lunch served table side at Lidia’s-authentic Italian dining in the historic Crossroad’s District. Next stop– Musical Theater Heritage in Crown Center. We’ll attend a matinee performance of their original Revue “Big Bands Are Better” featuring the evolution of the Big Band era highlighting the synergy between big band music and American Standards, many of which were born on the Broadway stage. From classic arrangements by Glenn Miller and Artie Shaw, to more contemporary arrangements made famous by Harry Connick, Jr. and Michael Buble, this show will offer the rare opportunity to hear the Great American Songbook accompanied live on stage by an 11-piece Big Band, an event rarely seen in today’s landscape. Includes: transportation to/from Lawrence in LPRD bus, pasta trio lunch at Lidia’s and the matinee performance at Musical Theater Heritage
Find out more about this trip here.
Find out more about this trip and enroll online.

REGIONAL TRIPS

EXTENDED TRIPS

Trips and events are announced in the quarterly newsletter and at Travel Shows. The time and location of meetings varies. If you would like to be on the mailing list, contact Gayle Sigurdson, Lifelong Recreation pro-grammer at (785) 832-7920 or gsigurdson@lawrenceks.org.

SOUTHERN CHARM
Oct. 12-18, 2019 | Registration Deadline: April 10, 2019 Ages 50 and Up. Experience the history, charm and singular hospitality of the Low Country in Georgia and South Carolina. Overnight at the exclusive Jekyll Island Club, once described as “the richest, most exclusive club in the world.” Choose to explore one of America’s oldest plantations, Boone Hall or the Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. Discover the history of Savannah and antebellum Charleston with 2-night stays in each city. You will uncover a magic that you can only find in America’s friendly south. Find more information about this trip here. Call Gayle Sigurdson at 785-832-7909 to request a brochure with prices and detailed itinerary.