Travel Opportunities  to Mackinac Island/Northern Michigan and Albuquerque/Santa Fe!

Mystery Lunch Bunch

imgres-8Grab a couple of your friends and your spirit of adventure, and we will provide the ride to lunch! January 12 and March 15 will be out of town so you pay for lunch.  February 15 and April 20 will be local mysteries so lunch will be included in the fee.  We will do the driving to get you there and back safely so you can relax and enjoy the company. Please let us know if you are unable to get to ERC, and we will be glad to pick you up.   Fee: $8/person           Time: 10:30am        Min/Max: 5/20                                            Dates: January 12, February 15, March 15 and April 20                                                     Register by the Friday before

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead Wednesday, April 25                                     The Farmstead brings a frontier farm to families living in the city. Visitors can see more than 250 animals and birds, learn about growing flowers and vegetables, or experience an Indian encampment, a one-room country schoolhouse and a turn-of-the-century main street. Visitors will also treasure memories of bottle-feeding baby goats, milking cows and riding horse-drawn wagons through the woods. Take a trip back in time and relish turn-of-the-century family farm features, including a fishing pond, schoolhouse, Dairy Barn, horse and wagon rides and more.   Bus leaves ERC at 9 and return by 4.                            Fee: $45 and includes a Planet Sub box lunch        Registration closes: April 16th     Min/Max: 12/22

Kansas City’s Lip Smacking Foodie Tour  - Friday, January 19                       Kansas City is home to a seriously hip and happening food scene. Known for its inclusive culture, this is where chefs and restaurateurs have migrated to show off their culinary flair. Join ERC as we travel to Kansas City for a 3 hour guided bus tour food adventure through some hip neighborhoods.  Our guided KC Culinary & Cultural Bus Tour will visit five to six Kansas City food tasting locations within the epicurean hot-spot neighborhoods of the Crossroads Arts District & the RiverMarket, KC. Mouth-watering food samplings, enough for a hearty lunch, are served from “mom and pop” specialty food stores and one-of-a-kind ethnic eateries. Stops may include Kansas City’s favorite Pizza hangout, a carefully collaborated micro-brew tasting created between coffeehouse and brewery, and Kansas City’s #1 chocolatier.      Date: Friday, January 19                                                                Time: Bus departs ERC at 11:00 am        Registration Closes: January 8                Min/Max: 10/12           Fee: $80

Broadway’s Next H!T Musical @ Starlight Theater - Thursday, March 1       Every song is fresh. Every scene is new. Every night is different. The hysterical Broadway’s Next H!t Musical is the only unscripted theatrical awards show. Tune into the “Phony Awards” and watch master improvisers make up hit songs, all inspired by YOU! Watch the cast create an original musical completely on the spot, rounded out with memorable characters, choreography and plot twists galore. ERC will take our bus to Starlight Theater in Kansas City for this fun night of musical entertainment.  Suitable for all audiences. This completely improvised, family-friendly show has different content every night.     Date: Thursday March 1      Time: Bus leaves ERC at 5:15              Registration Closes: February 23             Min/Max: 15/22           Fee: $60