June 12: Cornerstone Place and Cline Winery. Tour of the unique gardens at Cornerstone, shopping in eclectic boutique shops and hosted lunch. Then across the highway to Cline for wine tasting, enjoy the stunning grounds, and see the scale models of all the California missions.
June 16-17: Floorplay at the El Dorado in Reno. Competitive professional ballroom dancing at its best in the showroom at the El Dorado. Includes dinner and breakfast buffets, transportation, and show.
Aug. 6: Dale Chihuly at the DeYoung in San Francisco. See some of the works of this world renowned glass artist on exhibit, lunch at the Beach Chalet Restaurant.
Aug. 18: Six Flags Vallejo. Great price, bring the kids and grandkids.
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 beverage and fritter upon arrival in the morning, BBQ lunch, loop around the various orchards.
Nov. 16: “South Pacific” performed 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.
Roadrunners Travel Club Cruises
June 29 – July 9: The Baltic Sea cruise sails roundtrip from Copenhagen, Denmark.
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.
Happy Trails Travelers
June 13, July 11, Aug. 8: 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.
Nevada County Travel Club
June 11: Next regular luncheon meeting of the Nevada County Travel Club will be at 12:30 p.m. at the Grass Valley United Methodist Church, 236 South Church Street. Guests are welcome, but reservations are necessary. The program will be “An Irish Trip.”
June 27: Alaska Cruise with Holland/America Cruise Line through the Inland Passage. Begins in Vancouver, Canada, and ends in Seward/Anchorage for seven days. The cruisetour is also offered and can be added to the cruise and then visits Anchorage, Kenai Peninsula, Fairbanks and Denali Park. Airfare is extra. Space depends upon availability and full payment is now due.
Thursday Matinee shows at the Music Circus in Sacramento for July and August are as follows:
July 10: “Sound of Music.”
July 17: “Gypsy.”
July 31: “Swing.”
Aug. 7: “My Fair Lady.”
Aug. 14: “Evita.”
Tickets are still available for all shows, but need to be booked and fully paid right away.
Sept. 10-17: “Along the Columbia River with Lewis & Clark.” This is an outstanding tour of the Northwest with emphasis on the Lewis & Clark Expedition, narrated by noted historian Todd Weber and his wife, Nadine. Highly recommended for those who love history and adventure.
Call Jackie McGuigan at 273-8214 for information and bookings.
49’er Travel Club
June 24: Rosie the Riveter. World War II Home Front National Historical Park and tour of the SS Red Oak Victory.
July 14: Mothball Fleet. New date. Aboard a yacht for first-hand look at the ships.
Aug. 30: River Cats Baseball. River Cats vs. Fresno, food, fireworks.
Oct. 25: Cruising the Petaluma River. Old Town Petaluma, three hour cruise aboard the Delphinus with historian.
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.
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