Itineraries for Learning Trips (PDFs)

Local Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Winter

Alexander’s Steakhouse, Monday, February 6, 9:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Behind-the-Scenes at Spotted Cow, Monday, January 30, 9:15 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

CastTechnologies, Thursday, February 16, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Dinner Theatre with Bradley: Those Shining Lives, Thursday, February 23, 5:30 -11:00 p.m.

Easter Seals Central Illinois, Wednesday, February 8, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Greater Peoria Family YMCA, Tuesday, January 17, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Heartis Village, Tuesday, February 28, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Homeway Homes, Friday, February 10, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Italian Cultural Dinner at Paparazzi with Janene Mattingly, Monday, February 27, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

J.K. Williams Distilling, Friday, January 6, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Methodist College, Wednesday, February 15, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 

Neighborhood House, Thursday, January 19, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

OLLI’s Day in the JUMP Trading Education Lab, Thursday, February 2, 8:45 a.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Pekin Community High School Career and Technical Program featuring the Culinary Arts, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Peoria Brewing Company, Wednesday, February 1, 9:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Rocky Glen Winter Hike, Friday, February 24, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Shoe Biz, Monday, February 13, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

South Side Mission, Monday, January 23, 10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum, Tuesday, February 21, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Wheel Art Pottery, Tuesday, January 24, 8:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

For Fall

Architecture & Garden Walk with Dan Callahan, Thursday, September 1, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Alliance Wheel, Friday, September 2, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Bradley Spotlight:  An Inside Look at Bradley’s Global Communication Center, Friday, October 28, 9:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Caterpillar Mapleton Foundry, Monday, October 17, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Catholic Diocese of Peoria and St. Mary’s Cathedral, Monday, October 10, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Costco Wholesale, Tuesday, September 27, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

CSE Software and Simformotion, Monday, September 19, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Dream Center Peoria, Thursday, September 29, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

EP!C, Monday October 3, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

FOLEPI Floatmaking, Thursday, November 10, 9:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Historic Canton and Spoon River Anthology, Tuesday, September 13, 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Historic Metamora, Tuesday, October 18, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Hot Iron Blacksmith, Tuesday, October 4, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Islamic Foundation of Peoria, Friday, November 11, 9:15 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  REVISED!

J.H. Benedict Company Inc., Friday, October 7, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Joan’s Trophy & Plaque Company, Thursday, October 20, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

LG Seeds Quality Assurance, Thursday, September 22, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Louisville Slugger, Wednesday, September 7, 11:15  a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Midwest Food Bank, Tuesday, November 1, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Obed & Isaac’s Microbrewery and Eatery, Monday, November 7, 12:15 - 3:45 p.m.

Pekin Hospital, Friday, November 18, 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Peoria County Jail with Sheriff Mike McCoy, Thursday, October 6, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Peoria Disposal Company and Peoria County Landfill, Friday, September 9, 9:45 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Peoria Police Department, Monday, September 12, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Peoria Warehouse District with Michael Freilinger, Friday, September 23, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Proctor Recreation Center, Monday, October 24, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Sculpture Walk Peoria, Tuesday, September 6, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Special Event with Dr. Michael Wiant “Discovering the Terracotta Warriors,” Wednesday, November 9, 12:15 – 1:45 p.m.

Studios on Sheridan with Jeremie Draper, Friday, October 21, 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

The Nature Conservancy at The Franklin Research Farm, Friday, September 30, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Thyme Restaurant with Travis Mohlenbrink, Tuesday, November 15, 9:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. 

Toraason Glass, Friday, November 4, 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria, Thursday, October 27, 11:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

WEEK NEWS 25, Thursday, October 13, 10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Wheels O’ Time featuring the Silver Streak, Wednesday, September 14, 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Regional Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Fall

Baseball & Beer in Chicago with Ray Picl Sr., Thursday, September 8, 6:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Fair Oaks Farm, Wednesday, September 28, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Historic Pontiac, Tuesday, October 11, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Michael Wiant and the Terracotta Warriors at The Field Museum, Monday, November 14, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.