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Learning Adventure Excursions are here for 2018!

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Go to www.npc.edu/noncredit-classes and click on Learning Adventures

Northland Pioneer College has created day trips called Learning Adventure Excursions. The purpose of this program is to offer adult hands-on experiences to continuing education! Explore different locations in Northern Arizona! Experience art, history, culture, scenic sights and more! Relax and allow our department to handle all logistics and transportation from our Show Low, Holbrook, Winslow, and Snowflake campuses. Trip costs run from $40 to $48 per person depending on the destination.

 

Upcoming excursions include:

  • May 17- Outdoor Adventure to Greer: Explore the great outdoors in Greer, Arizona! Greer Peaks Lodge will be providing a guided hike, canoeing, kayaking and fishing. Experience the beauty of Greer, in classic outdoor activities. Come enjoy the wonders of the great outdoors! $45 per person– All students need to fill out a Field Trip Liability Waiver Agreement at time of registration. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money for lunch, water and comfortable shoes. There is mild hiking involved. Fishing License is required if interested in fishing.
  • June 8- Kittle’s Art Experience: Join us as we take an exciting trip to Kittle’s Art Supplies in Show Low, where you will enjoy laughing and painting as you create your own piece of art! There will be a variety of ceramic pieces to choose and paint. You don’t have to be an expert to create a fun work of art, while enjoying the company of others. $48 per person– All students need to fill out a Field Trip Liability Waiver Agreement at time of registration. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money to purchase lunch.
  • June 26- Behind the Scenes at the Petrified Forest: Join us as we take an exciting trip to the Petrified Forest National Park near Holbrook! Experience the behind-the- scene work at the park. We’ll drive through the park, explore its many museums and the historic Painted Desert Inn. Enjoy a ranger-led hike, where you’ll see some beautiful petrified wood. What are you waiting for? Come explore the wonders of Arizona with us! $45 per person– All students need to fill out a Field Trip Liability Waiver Agreement at time of registration. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money for lunch, water and comfortable shoes. There is mild hiking involved.
  • July 16- Art, History & La Posada Hotel: Have you ever wondered about the history that Route 66 left behind or what there is to do in Winslow? Experience the art, history and culture that Winslow has to offer first hand. Experience the Snowdrift Art Studio, tour the Old Trails Museum and tour the La Posada Hotel with the Harvey Girls! $45 per person– All students need to fill out a Field Trip Liability Waiver Agreement at time of registration. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money to purchase lunch.
  • July 24- Fort Apache & Kinishba Ruins Tour: See the sights of the Fort Apache Historic Park. Experience Apache history and culture! We will have a guided tour of the Kinishba ruins, exhibits and museums. Go back in time and immerse yourself in the Apache culture. $45 per person plus Liability Waiver. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money to purchase lunch.
  • Aug. 6- Rock Art Ranch: Walk through history as we explore the Rock Art Ranch in Joseph City. The ranch has a pioneer-cowboy and Anasazi museum and a canyon full of petroglyphs. Enjoy lunch overlooking a beautiful canyon view. Along with much more, so sign up today! $40 per person plus Liability Waiver. Students need to bring a sack lunch or money for lunch, water and comfortable shoes. There is mild hiking involved.

 

There are more trips in the fall and we will cover those in a future issue. Here’s what’s coming up:

Aug. 23- Casa Malpais & Heritage Museum

Sept. 12- Meteor Crater

Sept. 27- Scenic Photography Green’s Peak

Oct. 9- Homolovi Adventure (Sites II & IV)

Register at any Northland Pioneer College location! Please register early, van seating is limited! For more details and itineraries email CCL@npc.edu or call (928) 536-6244. To read more about it go online to www.npc.edu/noncredit-classes and click on Learning Adventures.