March 3, 2016
A playwright who needs someone to back his next show. A mobster who needs some way to please his showgirl girlfriend. This could be the start of a beautiful friendship-or a brand new musical comedy! Loaded with big laughs, colorful characters, and the songs that made the 20’s roar, BULLETS OVER BROADWAY is ready to bring musical comedy back with a bang. The price is $150.00 per person and includes motor coach transportation, driver’s tip, dinner and ticket to the show. Call today to sign up; final payment is due February 2, 2016.
April 4 - 13, 2016
Come along on this Spring time trip that will WOW you! We’ll not only get down South in time to see the azaleas blooming, but we’ll stop at the Wild Horse Saloon and the heart of country music, Nashville, on the way. We’ll tour the mansions and gardens of the Biltmore Estate in Ashville, NC and enjoy lunch there in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Then we arrive at the coastal city of Charleston, where the Old South lives on. Here the 300 year old Old District still thrives with stately mansions and southern hospitality. We’ll take in the Middleton Plantation, Fort Sumter, a tea plantation, the only one in the U.S., and much more with a local guide to show us the sights. Next is the city of Savannah, where history and southern charm are everywhere. We’ll visit Paula Dean’s ‘’Lady and Sons Restaurant’’ as well as the city markets, the riverfront and take a guided tour of Jekyll Island. We’ll even stop at a Vadalia Onion farm in Vadalia, Georgia!
On the way home we will be “All Shook Up” as we stop in Memphis to tour Graceland, Elvis’ home. All meals, hotels, tips, attractions, motor coach transportation – every last thing (other than your own shopping and five fast food stops) is included as well as trip insurance (for health reasons). All 10 days for $2292.00 per person. To save your spot, we need a $200.00 deposit per person. Please call or e-mail us. This is a shared trip with Guthrie County State Bank and Glenwood State Bank Heritage Clubs.
April 21, 2016
The Des Moines Playhouse is known for fantastic productions and Sister Act will be no different! This should be a great evening with lots of laughs. Dinner is included as well as motor coach transportation and driver tip. The price is $110.00 per person and includes dinner, ticket for the performance, motor coach transportation and driver tip. Call us or email to make reservations by March 21, 2016!
June 21 - 22, 2016
Please join us for an exciting two day adventure. It’s always a surprise on where we’re headed and what we’ll do during a mystery trip! We will depart for this trip from Panora at 6:30 am. Total cost will be $255.00. A $100 deposit will reserve your seat on the bus. We will need this per person deposit by April 15. Email us to reserve your spot for this summer adventure or call Kim at 641-332-2218 or Vicki at 515-979-5127.
July 26 - 28, 2016
Summer is a great time to visit Minneapolis/St. Paul and enjoy the sites! A few things planned include a stop at Diamond Joe’s Casino on our way to the Twin Cities for lunch, a Gangster Tour in St. Paul, an evening at the Guthrie dinner theater to see "South Pacific", a tour of the Mill City Museum where the world’s largest flour mill was located on the historic Mississippi Riverfront. We'll enjoy a sunset dinner cruise on an authentic sternwheeler cruising St. Paul’s bustling downtown harbor through the Mississippi National Great River Park and more. The price is $435 per person. If you are interested, please let us know, and save the dates!
September 6 - 14, 2016
Washington D. C. and Gettysburg are the most popular destinations in the U.S. Join us from September 6 - 14 and experience a step back into our nation’s history. We’ll see all Washington’s must-see attractions – Mt. Vernon, Arlington Cemetery, U.S. Capital, Roosevelt, Jefferson and Lincoln memorials, Kennedy Center, WWII, Korean and Vietnam Memorials, Smithsonian Institute and Ford’s Theater. In addition, we’ll have a guided tour of Gettysburg Civil War battlefield and spend time at the Gettysburg Museum. What a great way to experience our history with other GCSB Heritage Club members. This trip includes eight breakfasts, three dinners and eight nights hotel accommodation. The cost of this trip will be included in our next April newsletter. If interested, please reserve your spot via email or call Kim at 641-332-2218 or Vicki at 515-979-5127.