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Travel clubs: April 11, 2009

April 13: Potluck at Veteran's Building. A-F= dessert, G-N= hot dish, O-Z= salad/veggie. Bring your own table service, meeting at noon, lunch at 12:30 p.m.

April 15-16: Menopause at the Eldorado in Reno. 10 Park & Ride, 10:30 SPD. Wait list only at this time.

April 24: Asparagus Festival and tour of Bob Hope Theater in Stockton. Tour the Wat Dharmaram Buddhist Temple if time permits.

April 30: Pizza meeting. Please note that this is on a Thursday instead of the usual last Friday of the month.

May 20: A Day at the Races. Horse racing at Golden Gate Fields including lunch at the Turf Club.

May 1: Harvey's at Lake Tahoe. Six hour turn around.

May 24: An Evening With Groucho. Matinee performance at the beautiful Gallo Theater in Modesto. Lunch before the show included. Fast-paced portrayal of Groucho Marx in 90 minutes of hilarity starring Frank Ferrante.

June 17: Amador Flower Farm and Deaver Winery. Includes picnic lunch.

July 3: Silver Legacy. Cash back and food coupon.

July 18: Big Springs Gardens in Sierra City. Deluxe barbecue lunch in a beautiful, serene setting under the Sierra Buttes.

Aug. 7: Nugget in Sparks. Cash back and food coupon.

Aug. 13: Man of La Mancha at Music Circus in Sacramento.

Aug. 25: This Land is Your Land folk concert by William Florian, formerly of the New Christy Minstrels. Concert and lunch at the Deer Park Villa in Fairfax (Marin county).

Sept. 7-19: National Parks including Grand Teton, Yellowstone, Buffalo Jeep Safari in Custer National Park, Presidents' Park, Mt. Rushmore lighting ceremony, Crazy Horse Monument, Estes Park Aerial Tram Ride, Salt Lake City tour and a performance by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and much more. Call for a flyer.

Nov. 1-7: Branson. 11 fabulous shows, all breakfasts and dinners are included. Call for list of shows and more details.

For more information or to sign up please call Ronnie, 272-1830 or 205-6157 or Hallie, 272-5467.

April 27: Red Hawk Casino. $15 slot or $20 table game credit. Driver gratuity included.

May 26: Ride the Ducks - San Francisco. Date change due to State election. Narrated private land and water tour. Free time at Fisherman's Wharf.

June 19: San Francisco Art Museums. Visits to the de Young Museum of Art and the Palace of the Legion of Honor. Continental breakfast and driver gratuity included.

July 23: Antique Motorized Cable Car Tour. San Francisco. Narrated three-hour private tour. Free time at the Ferry Building.

Aug. 29: River Cats Baseball. All-you-can-eat tri tip barbecue, fireworks.

Oct. 15-20: Spirit of Washington DC. Smithsonian Museum, National Gallery of Art, Monuments & Memorials tour and more. Deadline Aug. 16.

March 9-18, 2010: Shades of Ireland. Cliffs of Moher, Giant's Causeway, Irish Whiskey Distillery tour, Dublin, Kilkenny, Blarney Castle and much more.

April 19-23: New Orleans Getaway. Single hotel stay in the French Quarter. River cruise, dinner at the New Orleans School of Cooking, mask-making class and more.

For more information, contact Anne Miranda, 273-3494.

Do you have a bucket list? Call our Tour Director Brenda Shilling at 432-5362 to make your wishes come true. We have the following tours ready for your reservation with many more to come.

May 2: Norway Day Festival at Fort Mason or California Academy of Sciences in Golden Gate Park. Round trip coach and entrance of choice.

Sacramento Music Circus performances. Round trip to theater and performance.

July 9: Thoroughly Modern Millie.

July 23: Guys and Dolly.

Aug. 13: Man From La Mancha.

Aug. 20: Cats.

Dec. 3-7: Branson Musical Holiday. Round trip to SMF and Collette tour including most popular performances and Silver Dollar City all dressed up for an 1892 Christmas. What a joyous way to begin our holiday season!

June 25-July 5, 2010: Passion Play and Tour . Collette tour to France and Germany. Begin in Paris and Strasbourg, enjoy Bavaria Region of Germany, then spend two days in Oberammergau for The Play and related sites. Always a sell-out. Reserve early with cancellation insurance.

Join us on tour? It's easy, just phone Brenda at 432-5362 for more information and reservations.

May 8, June 12: Trips to Reno Club Cal-Neva.

We're a fun group. Trips are always on Friday, once a month.

Call Laura Argento at 273-9641 for information and reservations.

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