Itineraries for Learning Trips (PDFs)

Local Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Summer

Caterpillar Global Research and Development Headquarters, Tuesday, July 8, 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Central Illinois Alpaca Farms, Monday, June 16, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Children’s Home, Monday, June 9, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Cottage District Garden Walk with Dan Callahan, Thursday, August 7, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Forest Park: 50th Anniversary History Hike, Wednesday, June 11, 9:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

J.K. Williams Distilling, Monday, June 30, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

J.K. Williams Distilling, Friday, July 11, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Jeremie Draper Glass, Tuesday, June 3, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Joan’s Trophy & Plaque Company, Wednesday, July 16, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Komatsu, Monday, August 25, 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Linden Hill Farms, Thursday, June 5, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Monument Tour with Jim Ludwig, Friday, June 20, 10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Pat Sullivan’s Downtown, Wednesday, August 6, 11:45 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Peoria County Coroner’s Office, Thursday, August 21, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Peoria County Emergency Management Agency, Tuesday, July 15, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Peoria County Jail with Sheriff Mike McCoy, Wednesday, June 4, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

Peoria Journal Star, Wednesday, August 20, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette, Tuesday, June 17, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette, Tuesday, July 22, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Pettengill-Morron House, Tuesday, June 10, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Science for Lunch, In Search of Mr. Spock’s Tricorder: Applications and Advances in Plant Analytical Chemistry in the 21st Century, Wednesday, June 18, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Summer Social:  Saving Rocky Glen, Thursday, June 26,  12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

USDA National Center for Agriculture Utilization Research, Thursday, August 28, 11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Wayne Printing, Thursday, July 24, APPROX. 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WEEK-TV 25 Studios, Thursday, June 12, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Regional Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Summer

Aurora Architecture, Tuesday, August 19, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Effingham:  Boos, Firefly, and More, Wednesday, July 23, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Historic Heritage Corridor, Thursday, July 10,  7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Homeland Security Education Center and Fermilab, Tuesday, July 29, 6:45 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Illinois Shakespeare Festival:  Much Ado About Nothing, Thursday, July 17, 4:00 – 11:45 p.m.

Lincoln’s Springfield with Randy Saxon, Tuesday, June 24, 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Princeton:  Festival 56 and Lovejoy Homestead, Wednesday, June 25,  8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.