Itineraries for Learning Trips (PDFs)

Local Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Summer

182nd Airlift Wing, Illinois Air National Guard, Wednesday, June 7, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Art at the Bodega, Friday, June 2, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Behind the Scenes at Busy Corner, Monday, August 28, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Broad Branch Farm, Monday, July 10, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

CATS! Eastlight Theatre, Wednesday, June 21, 4:45 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.   Itinerary if you are driving

Central Illinois Alpacas, Friday, July 14, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

City of Peoria Public Works, Monday, June 19, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

East Peoria City Hall, Thursday, June 15, 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Epiphany Farms and Twin Groves Wind Farm, Thurday, July 6, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Historic Washington, Tuesday, Aug 8, 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Houses of Worship in Central Peoria, Friday, June 30, 9:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Hummingbird Haven, Wednesday June 14, 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Jubilee College Historic Site, Friday July 7, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, Monday, August 21, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Moss-Bradley Neighborhood Walking Tour with Dan Callahan, Thursday, Aug. 24, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Peoria Area Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Center, Tuesday, August 15, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Peoria Heights Walking Tour, Monday July 17, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Redbud Ridge Custom Shop, Tuesday, June 27, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Sculpture Walk Peoria:  2017, Wednesday, July 19 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Hallowed Hops Farm, Thursday July 20, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

ServPro Peoria, Friday, Aug. 18, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Snyder Village, Tuesday, June 6, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Summer Social Aboard the Spirit of Peoria, Wednesday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. 

Trefzger’s Bakery, Thursday, August 3, 8:45 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

USDA National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Wednesday, August 23, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

For Spring

36th Bradley International Print and Drawing Show, Friday, March 10, 10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

A Day in Delavan, Thursday, May 11, 8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m.

Bushwhacker, Monday, May 1, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

City of Peoria Nuisance Abatement Court, Tuesday, March 21, 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Don't Shoot Peoria Call In, Thursday, March 30, 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Cramer Creek Farm Maple Syrup, Friday, March 3, 11:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

East Bluff Community Center, Thursday, April 27, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Excel Foundry and Machine, Tuesday, May 23, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport, Monday, March 27, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Genome : Unlocking Life’s Code, Tuesday, April 25, 10:45 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Getz Fire Equipment Company, Friday, April 28, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Hindu Temple, Tuesday, April 11, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Historic Galesburg, Thursday, May 25, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Hot Iron Blacksmith, Tuesday, April 18, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Hummingbird Haven, Wednesday, May 31, 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Illinois American Water Company, Wednesday, May 17, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Kickapoo Creek Winery, Friday, May 5, 10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Louisville Slugger® Sports Complex, Monday, May 15, 11:15 a.m – 3:30 p.m.

Lutheran Hillside Village, Monday, March 13, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Obed & Isaac’s Microbrewery and Eatery, Thursday, April 6, 12:15 – 3:45 p.m.

OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home, Monday, March 6, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Ozark Jubilee Presents Stars of the Grand Ole Opry, Thursday, April 20 10:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Par-A-Dice Hotel and Casino, Thursday, March 2, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Pat Sullivan’s Downtown, Tuesday, March 14, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Peoria City Hall, Thursday, March 30, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Rothan Millwork Company, Thursday, March 23 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Sculpture Walk Peoria, Tuesday, May 9, 8:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis, Friday, May 12, 11:15 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

South Side Office of Concern, Thursday, April 13, 8:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Starved Rock Canyon Hike and Illinois Waterway Visitor Center, Thursday, May 18, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

“The Old Mill,” a New Artist Colony in the Warehouse District, Wednesday, May 10, 11:15a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Thyme Kitchen + Craft Beer, Tuesday, April 4, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

WCBU, Tuesday, March 7, 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Whitacre Furniture, Monday, March 20, 11:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Regional Trips (In Alphabetical Order)

For Summer

A Day on the Farms, Thursday, August 31, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Highlights of St. Louis, Wednesday, August 16, 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Wednesday, July 12, 4:00 – 11:45 p.m.

John Deere: From Golf Classic to Historical Homes, Thursday, June 29, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Sanfilippo “Place de la Musique,” Thursday, June 8, 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

For Spring

Amish Countryside Tour, Wednesday, March 29, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Art Deco Architecture in Chicago with Bennett, Tuesday, May 2, 6:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Historic Galena with Bernie Drake, Wednesday, May 24, 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.

University of Illinois Spurlock Museum and Allerton Mansion and Gardens, Friday, April 21, 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.