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  • Free Vacations: Make Money, Too!

    Learn how to travel for free! Explore how to obtain free airline tickets, hotels, cruises, tours, car rentals, meals and more. Discover how to earn extra income on vacations anywhere in the United States or overseas. Maximize frequent flyer miles, get bumped to fly for free, mystery shop for travel perks and earn extra income. Other topics include: fly as an air courier, teach English for a free vacation, attend a tour at no cost, obtain a tour guide job, organize tours for others, write articles, shoot photos, volunteer or get paid to drive cars. Discover the best websites for travel, tips on packing light, solo travel, safety, health, culture, effective ways to negotiate and more. Includes book ($15 value), referenced throughout class.  Location: Diamondhead Education Center, 200 W. Burnsville Parkway, Burnsville, MN 55337, Meeting Room
  • Gangsters, Nightclubs, Hangouts and Crimes!

    Explore the Wabasha Street Caves, once called Castle Royal, where gangsters in the 1930's mingled freely with local residents. Relive mob activities and an unsolved murder, skillfully narrated by a professional guide. Board the coach for an entertaining and informative two hour overview of nightclubs, kidnappings and gun battles. Discover the residences of John Dillinger, Ma Barker and Babyface Nelson, where they planned and then executed notorious crimes. Lunch is on your own in the West 7th Street area. Spend the afternoon at a resort and lakeside community, viewing hideouts and haunts when the gangsters "needed to lay low". Following the tour, spend some time exploring the charming town. If you are into local history, interested in the gangster era, the 1930's and more, this is the tour for you! Fee includes admission, coach bus, treats and escort. Sorry, no discounts apply.
  • Glorious Gardens Galore!

    Visit six - nine private home gardens. Gardens showcased include sunny, shady, woodland, native, aquatic and more. Enjoy porches, arbors, gazebos, pergola terraces and patios. Notice the borders and colorful plants, abundant hanging baskets, bird feeders and baths, plants that draw butterflies, koi swimming in calming pools, fountain water features, vibrant umbrellas on table tops and more. The gardens are plush with plants and shrubs. This is a WOW experience! Lunch will be on your own; select from a number of restaurants featuring a variety of food options. Fee includes garden tour admissions, motorcoach transportation, refreshments and escort. Sorry, no discounts apply. Departure/Return: Scott Highlands Middle School
  • Kerfoot Canopy Zipline Tour (18+)

    Two and a half hours of heart-pounding, soul stirring adventure! Experience Minnesota like you’ve never seen it before! Our zipline tour covers over 1 mile of the Minnesota River Valley and soars you up to 175 feet above the ground. All guests must weigh between 70 and 250 pounds.Kerfoot Canopy Tour includes:2.5 hour guided outdoor adventure14 zip lines170 foot suspension bridgeLight hikingAn ATV ride to the start of our course
  • Stillwater Tour with St. Croix River Cruise

    Experience the beauty of Minnesota in the charming river town of Stillwater. Our narrated riding tour begins with a journey through the city’s picturesque streets. The tour continues aboard a replica 1890's paddle-wheel riverboat, where you will be treated to a delicious buffet meal. Following lunch, you’ll have time to explore Stillwater’s Main Street.Departure/Return: Scott Highlands Middle School