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 width=The Lake Land College Office of Community and Professional Programs will offer several trips this fall.

Travel by motor coach to the beautiful Shawnee Forest and explore the wineries along the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail. Pack a lunch and enjoy a leisurely picnic along the trails; later, a fried chicken dinner will be served at the Giant City Lodge. Vegetarian and special needs will be accommodated. Course number, CE-RECR174-23157, will meet Saturday, Oct. 8. The group will leave from the Field House 040 at 7:30 a.m. and return at 11 p.m. The guide will be Cheryl Roberts, and the cost of the trip is $49. The last date to register will be Sept. 7. Refunds will not be issued after that date.

Enjoy the music and merriment from “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” while traveling by coach to Conklin’s Barn Dinner Theatre in Goodfield, Ill. A mouth-watering buffet that includes prime rib and fried chicken will start off the evening. Course number, CE-RECR227-23103, will meet Saturday, Nov. 12. The group will leave from the Field House 040 at 3:30 p.m. and return approximately at 11:55 p.m. The guide will be Melinda Gill. The cost of the trip is $67.93; refunds will not be issued after Oct. 11.

Visit the Foundry Art Centre, tour the Cathedral Basilica and marvel at Money’s Water Lilies at the Art Museum in the St. Louis area! Participants can browse individual artists’ studios, gift shops and more, while eating lunch at the Galleria. Course number, CE-RECR230-23449, will meet Friday, Oct. 7. The group will depart from the Lake Land College Kluthe Center for Higher Education and Technology 133 in Effingham at 7:15 a.m. and return at 8:30 p.m. The guide will be Rebecca Marcussen. The cost of the trip is $37; the last day to register is Sept. 6. Refunds will be not issued after that date.

For more information, contact the office of Community and Professional Programs at 217-234-5219. To register online, visit www.lakelandcollege.edu/learn and choose the recreation, leisure and exercise tab or fax the registration form to admissions and records at (217) 234-5390. Call (217) 234-5434 for confirmation or receipt. A statement for payment will be sent. The drop date for a refund is five business days prior to the start of the class.

 
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