Like to travel but don’t like going out on your own? Why not join our travel group and discover these exciting adventures.
One-Day Adult Get-Aways
Grape Jamboree & Wine Tasting Adults 21+
We are headed to the annual Grape Jamboree in Geneva, OH. Our first stop will be in Harpersfield for lunch at Ferrante’s Ristorante before heading north to Geneva. Enjoy wine tasting in the Community Center with a free commemorative wine glass. Stroll through the town to browse the arts and crafts and food vendors. Take in the grape-themed storefronts as you shop in the quant downtown area. Bring a shopping bag to load up on fresh, locally grown grapes, jams, pies and more! Lunch and tip, wine-tasting, and transportation is included in the fee. Pam Bayus, Adult Coordinator, will be your trip guide.
18FAE975 September 29 Saturday 12:15 pm - 7 pm
Fall For Columbus Adults 18+
We will visit historic German Village where we will stop at the Loft Bookshop and the Hobby & Craft Boutique inside the Third Street School of 1864. Next we will have lunch at the graceful Boat House restaurant before taking a tour of The Ohio State University campus. Finally, we will enjoy ice cream in Worthington before setting off for home. Board your deluxe motor coach in the PEPPER PIKE LEARNING CENTER parking lot by 8 am. The last day for registration or for refunds is September 11. JKL Tours will be your guide.
18FSE954 October 11 Thursday 8 am - 8:30 pm
IKEA & Rivers Casino Adults 21+
Our most popular trip is back! You’ll love the selection at IKEA, everything from kitchen gadgets to complete kitchens, plus plants, holiday decorations, furniture and more. Then we’re off to Rivers Casino for slots and gaming. Board your deluxe motor coach at 8:30am at the Pepper Pike Learning Center. Includes transportation and $15 for slots and $5 for food at the casino. The last day to register or for refunds is October 10! Pam Bayus, Adult Coordinator, will be your trip guide.
18FAE900 November 1 Thursday 8:30 am - 9:30 pm
Shop, Drop & Rock! Adults 21+
Get set to bargain shop as we head to Niles, Ohio to the Dillard’s Outlet Store. Find Men’s, Women’s, and Children’s clothing, housewares, appliances, and more at deeply discounted prices. After shopping we will drop by Blazin Bill’s Restaurant in Burton. Our last stop before heading home is a visit to the Hard Rock Rocksino for gaming and slots. Join us for an eclectic, fun experience. A $15 gift card to Blazin Bills is included in the fee.
18FAE903 November 8 Thursday 1 - 10:30 pm
Multi-Day Adult Get-Aways
Chicago, Chicago Tour!
: Monday, September 24 - Friday, September 28
Enjoy a visit to the world famous 360 Chicago, a skyline cruise on Lake Michigan, visit historic Navy Pier and much more on this amazing trip to vibrant Chicago. Trip includes transportation, four nights lodging in the Chicago area, four breakfasts and four dinners, and so much more! Get a complete itinerary here.
A deposit of $75 is due by June 8 and the final payment is due July 16. $499/per person, double occupancy. Trip is coordinated by Diamond Tours. Contact Orange Recreation's Adult Coordinator and trip host Pam Bayus at (216) 831-8601 for more information.
Thursday, November 1 - Friday, November 9
Take the trip of a lifetime this fall to fabulous Tuscany! You will stay at the famous spa resort town of Montecatini Terme for seven nights on this 9-day tour of Italy’s heartland. Journey to Florence for a tour of the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance,” stop in the medieval city of Lucca, encircled by 16th century walls, Explore the mystical city of Siena, witness the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, travel to the village of San Gimignano, overlooking picturesque vineyards. Visit the Academy Gallery and Michelangelo’s famous statue of David, see the Gothic Line, one of the Germans’ last lines of defense during WWII, and much more. Includes airfare, airport shuttle, lodging, 7 breakfasts and 3 dinners, wine tasting in the Chianti region, Pecorino cheese tasting, regional wines with the included dinners, and much more. Trip cost is $2,999/double occupancy before May 1, $3,099 after May 1. Contact Orange Recreation's Adult Coordinator and trip host Pam Bayus at (216) 831-8601 for more information.
Canyon Country Adults 21+
A journey through Canyon Country brings you into a colorful world of stunning southwestern vistas and the unique topography of three national parks: Zion, Bryce and the Grand Canyon. Delve into the region’s Native American history during a chat with a local tribe member. Take time to shop in Sedona’s marketplace and travel through Kaibab National Forest. Spend a night on the South Rim of the Magnificent Grand Canyon. Luxuriate at the Lake Powell Resort for two nights. Personalize your Arizona travel by choosing to either take in the stark beauty of Monument Valley on a narrated ride or take a cruise through the canyons for a different perspective on the spectacular scenery. Then it’s off to the neon-lit spectacle of Las Vegas for a one-night stay before departing for home. Register by November 30, 2018 to save $120 per person, reflected in the price
below. After November 30 the double occupancy fee is $3,369. Tour Company: Collette Tours
Location: Zion, Bryce and Grand Canyon National Parks, Las Vegas
19SAE976 May 31 - June 7, 2019 Friday - Friday
From $3,249/double occupancy
Canyon Country Information Night
Learn more about our trip to Canyon Country, affordable payment options and itinerary from Collette Tours
representative Mitchell Mack on Wednesday, September 12, 6 – 7 pm at Pepper Pike Learning Center, Room 22. There’s no fee to attend, but please register in advance.
Magical Rhine & Moselle River Cruise Adults 21+
Set sail on a cruise along the Rhine and Moselle rivers that will take you to the Netherlands, Germany and France. Sit back and relax in your outside stateroom and enjoy the luxury of unlimited wine or beer with every dinner and daily onboard musical performances. Join a local expert for a tour of Amsterdam. Spend time in Speyer, one of Germany’s oldest cities. Pause in Rüdesheim, to explore the famous Siegfried’s Mechaniches Musikkabinett (or Music Museum). Tour the 2,000-year-old city of Koblenz. Your stop in Cologne features a guided walking tour of the city’s old town and Cologne Cathedral. Spend the afternoon in Cochem and sip wine in one of the famous cellars. Enjoy a guided tour of the world famous Strasbourg old town. Step back in time on a walking tour of Colmar, France. Savor a dinner of regional Black Forest specialties and a demonstration of traditional cuckoo clock making in Titisee, Germany. Cruise past charming panoramas as you get to know the culture and deep history of the region. Your fee includes air, taxes, transfers, round trip airport shuttle from Pepper Pike Learning Center to CLE. This tour fills very quickly and is first come, first served. Tour Company: Collette Tours
Location: Netherlands, Germany and France
19XAE979 Aug. 25 - Sept. 3, 2019 Saturday-Tuesday
From $4,899/double occupancy
Magical Rhine & Moselle River Cruise Information Night
Learn more about our cruise along the Rhine and Moselle River along with affordable payment options and itinerary from Collette Tours representative Mitchell Mack on Wednesday, September 27, 6 – 7 pm at Pepper Pike Learning Center, Room 22. There’s no fee to attend, but please register in advance.