|Fri, Jul 12|
Spend the day exploring destinations around the metro area!
Trolley Tour of RochesterBoard a vintage red trolley for a narrated city tour. The open-air vehicles give an up close and personal view of public parks, gardens, private homes and the Mayo sites. Hear the inside story of Rochester’s amazing growth and transformation from a humble Midwestern farm town to a world-famous mecca for the medical arts. Enjoy lunch at the historic Hubbell House in Mantorville. Lunch options are roast beef or Hubbell baked chicken. Shop the stores in downtown Mantorville.Registration deadline: Monday, June 10.The coach bus will depart from the Orono Middle School Upper Parking Lot promptly at 10 am and return at approximately 3:30 pm.
St. Croix River CruiseArrive at the marina in Hudson, Wisconsin and board the Afton Princess. Cruise down the St. Croix river and enjoy the views, woodlands and wildlife along the shores. On-board lunch menu: build your own sandwich buffet. Stop at Knoke's Chocolates and Nuts Store in downtown Hudson. Visit other nearby shops. Registration deadline: Monday, July 15. The coach bus will depart from the Orono Middle School Upper Parking Lot promptly at 8 am and return at approximately 4 pm.