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Heartland Community College

Trips & Tours

Fun summer adventure!

A Day of Wonder at Shedd Aquarium
(June 24)

Grades 2-5 , each child accompanied by an adult 

Enjoy a fun-filled day at Shedd Aquarium! Encounter aquatic creatures from around the world and explore their unique habitats. Grow your curiosity as you view and learn about penguins, beluga whales, sea otters, and more. End your day with an exciting 4D Experience. This trip is for kids grades 2-5 and each child must be accompanied by an adult. Please note that Shedd Aquarium involves a moderate amount of walking. Please wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather.

Beluga whales 2023

Your trip fee includes a light breakfast, transportation, admission, and light refreshments. Lunch will be on your own at Shedd Aquarium. Please call (309) 268-8160 to request a Pontiac pickup. Sorry, no refunds after May 30, 2023.

As this is an adult/child adventure, you must call (309) 268-8160 to sign up each pair of participants. 

Chihuly in the Garden
(Oct. 13)

Immerse yourself in the shimmering works of world renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly at the Missouri
Botanical Garden in St. Louis! Explore the glass pieces and see how they enhance the natural beauty
of the gardens as you enjoy a guided walking tour with a docent. Boxed lunches will be provided. Your trip fee includes transportation, tickets, and lunch. Please call (309) 268-8160 to request a Lincoln pickup.
Registration deadline is Aug. 31. Sorry, no refunds after this date.

Chihuly trip 2023

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California Dreamin': Monterey, Yosemite & Napa - Collette Trip Preview
(Sept. 11)

Join us for an informational meeting about our Collette trip to California in spring 2024! Explore the essence of Northern California, from fine wine and freshly caught seafood to vibrant cities and nature on an epic scale. Discover Monterey’s Fisherman’s Wharf, Old Sacramento, and Pier 39 in San Francisco while witnessing the stunning views along 17-Mile Drive. Meet with a local farmer and taste his farm-fresh produce. Marvel at the unspoiled beauty of Yosemite National Park. Glide on the pristine waters of Lake Tahoe on a classic yacht. Sip local wines in Napa Valley and enjoy a farm-to-table lunch. Get ready to embrace the laid-back life of the Golden State. This is a no-obligation meeting to provide details and answer questions.

Find out the itinerary here:

California Dreamin'

Golden Gate Bridge Collette 2023

Yosemite Collette Trip 2023