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Happy Trails Travelers

Aug. 8, Sept. 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.

Roadrunners Travel Club Cruises

Nov. 10 – 20: The Mexican Riviera cruise sails roundtrip from San Francisco.

To reserve now, please contact Lucille McCrea at 273-6776 or Susan Halperin Travel at 271-5555.

49’er Travel Club

July 14: Mothball Fleet. Aboard a yacht for first-hand look at the ships. Two spaces left.

August 30: River Cats Baseball. River Cats vs. Fresno, dinner, fireworks. Deadline August 5.

September 11: Silver Legacy Reno. $10 cash, $5 food credit, driver gratuity included.

October 25: Cruising the Petaluma River. Free time in Old Town Petaluma, three hour cruise aboard the Delphinus with historian. Only four spaces left. Deadline September 15.

November 30-December 1: Holiday Ice Spectacular at the El Dorado. Includes cocktail party, breakfast and dinner buffets. Deadline September 20.

March 21-April 1, 2009: Mexico’s Colonial Jewels. Mexico City, Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende, Guadalajara, Morelia, seven UNESCO Heritage sites, and more. Spanish speaking escort. Airfare from Sacramento included.

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

The Roadrunners

July 14: Ice Cream Social at Condon Park. Bring a salad to share along with your own table service, club furnishes ice cream and all the toppings. Noon.

July 22: Play Day in the Mountains. A few spaces left on this trip to the PG&E Bear Valley Picnic Area on Bowman Lake Road. Bring your sack lunch. We will provide a delicious dinner. Spend all day playing games, hiking, resting and just enjoying the outdoors.

July 25: Pizza Meeting at Mountain Mike’s, 11:30 a.m.

August 4: Luau at Condon Park, noon.

August 6: Dale Chihuly exhibit at the De Young in San Francisco. Hosted lunch at Beach Chalet restaurant.

Sept. 27-28: Candy Dance and Tahoe area fall foliage tour. Candy Dance is the largest craft show in Northern Nevada. Overnight at the Horizon Casino Resort at Stateline, then exploring the area to enjoy the fall colors.

Oct. 24: Apple Hill. Includes morning snack and barbecue lunch at High Hill.

Nov. 16: “South Pacific” performance at the Carson City Community Theater.

Dec. 13: The Nutcracker performed by the Sacramento Ballet Co. at the Sacramento Community Center Theater. Matinee performance.

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

Nevada County Travel Club

September 25: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ‘Round the world in eight hours. Micke Grove Zoo in Lodi, lunch and tour in Locke, Port tasting and shopping at SugarMill in Clarksburg.

October 30-31: 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. next day. Hallowed Memories of Charles Schulz, Luther Burbank and Jack London. Overnight to Sonoma County with costume competition. Overnight at Courtyard by Marriott in historic Railroad Square, tours and entrances to museums, one lunch and one breakfast. Free time for lunch in Old Sonoma Square.

November 21: 4:30 to 10:30 p.m. Introducing Texas Holidays in Woodland. Coach transportation, barbecue dinner, and Woodland Opera House opening night of “Tuna Christmas.” Acclaimed play takes place in a very small Texas town and features that community’s holiday celebration planning.

December 4-8: Collette Vacation’s San Antonio Holiday. Four night stay with holiday sights and sounds on the River Walk. Tour the Alamo, enjoy presentation at historical Aztec Theatre, enjoy TexMex cooking and lunch; visit German community of Fredericksburg, enjoy Luckenbach and dude ranch dinner in Banderas.

Feb. 3-13, 2009: Winter Getaway on Holland American Ryndam cruise Sea of Cortez. Roundtrip Air to San Diego and Roundtrip Cruise from San Diego to Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan, LaPaz, Loreto, Topolobampo and Cabo San Lucas. Optional Excursions to Copper Canyon and Todos Santos.

April 18-29, 2009: Collette Vacation’s Mexican Colonia Jewels tour of Central Mexico: Mexico City, Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende, Zacatecas, Tlaquepaque, Tequila, Guadalajara with two-night hotel stays and 17 meals included.

May 14-15, 2009: Overnight to Murphys, Angels Camp and Columbia. Lunch and tour Ironstone Winery; tour, cocktail greeting, dinner, theatre presentation, dessert, overnight and breakfast in Columbia and the Claaveras County Fair, and Frog Jumpin’ Jubilee with entrance, rental frog and lunch.

June 25-July 05, 2009: Collette Vacations France, Bavaria and Passion Play. Two nights each with tours in Paris, Strasbourg, Wurzburg and Oberammergau. Other highlights: TGV train, Bamburg and Nuremberg.

For more information and reservations, call Travel Director Brenda Shilling at 432-5362.

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