Travel Opportunities  to Chicago and the Grand Canyon!

Mystery Lunch Bunch

imgres-8Grab a couple of your friends and your spirit of adventure, and we will provide the ride to lunch! May 12 and July 21 will be out of town so you pay for lunch.  June 15 and August 17 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: May 12, June 15, July 21, and August 17                                                     Register by the Friday before

Sedgwick County Zoo     Come face to face with the wildest animals from around the world! See eye to eye with endangered chimpanzees and orangutans. Get to know the gorillas of The Downing Gorilla Forest. Spend the day with colorful birds, playful penguins, poison dart frogs and more than 3,000 other individual animals of all sizes, shapes and colors. Discover why Sedgwick County Zoo is the No. 1 outdoor family tourist attraction in Kansas. Come out and play! Fee includes zoo entrance, transportation and sack lunch.     Date: Thursday August 31      Registration Closes: Friday, August 25        Time: Leave 8:30 am return 4:30 pm                                                                                        Fee: $50/person includes zoo entrance, lunch and transportation      Maximum: 20

Kansas City Royals     Join us as we cheer on our World Champion Kansas City Royals as they face the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday June 21 with first pitch at 1:15.  We will leave the ERC parking lot at 9:30 am and arrive at Kauffman Stadium around 11:30 to tailgate.  ERC will provide hotdogs, chips, salad and pop/water.  We will return to Emporia at the end of the game.  Fee includes ticket, transportation, parking and lunch.            Date: Wednesday June 21        Registration Closes: Friday, June 16                            Fee: $70/person        Times:  Leave 9:30 am return 6:30 pm           Maximum: 30

Starlight Theatre    “Bodyguard” The Musical     We are headed to Starlight Theatre in Kansas City! This musical is based on the smash hit film, the award-winning musical The Bodyguard stars Grammy® Award nominee and R&B superstar Deborah Cox.   Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer, is hired to protect superstar Rachel Marron from an unknown stalker. Each expects to be in charge; what they don’t expect is to fall in love. A breathtakingly romantic thriller, The Bodyguard features a host of irresistible classic songs including “Queen of the Night,” “So Emotional,” “One Moment in Time,” “Saving All My Love,” “Run to You,” “I Have Nothing,” “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” and one of the biggest-selling songs of all time, “I Will Always Love You.         Date: Friday, August 11    Time: Leave ERC at 5:15 pm                                        Fee: $75/person includes ticket, transportation and bus snacks      Min/Max: 10/20  Registration Closes: August 2