Oregon Tastes and Tidbits

Ages 18+. McKenzie View Drive. Get ready for hands on cooking fun! We’re creating our lunch at McKenzie Orchards Cooking School. We’ll make the classic dim sum of every Chinese tea house- siu mai as well as potstickers and won tons. After lunch relax and enjoy the views of the McKenzie River Valley. No refunds after February 13.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/25 Days: M Time: 10:30AM-2:30PM Price: $67.00 IDIn-district / $81.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20582 Online Registration: Register

Spirit Mountain Casino

Ages 21+. Grande Ronde. It’s raining, it’s snowing, but we’re off to try our luck for a day at the casino. We’ll ride in a luxurious motor coach so invite a friend for a fun outing. Lunch additional cost. Passenger information will be forwarded to the casino for registration into the Winner’s Circle Club. The motor coach is not wheelchair accessible.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 1/30 Days: W Time: 8:15AM-5:30PM Price: $5 Class #: 20579 Online Registration: Register

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum

Ages 18+. McMinnville. Yesterday, today and tomorrow in the realm of space and aviation is revealed at this world-class museum. Home of the Spruce Goose, the world’s fastest airplane, a Russian space capsule and many unusual aircraft; the museum is constantly adding new attractions. On this trip we’ll have a guided tour and your choice of a 3D movie. Lunch is an additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/21 Days: Th Time: 7:30AM-4PM Price: $69.00 IDIn-district / $83.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20581 Online Registration: Register

AM Northwest Television Audience – KATU TV

Ages 18+. Portland. Be a part of a live TV audience! AM Northwest features the personalities and hot topic of interest to residents of the Northwest from the worlds of entertainment, family and relationships, health and beauty, home and garden, recipes, crafts, and gadgets. Participate in the live studio audience followed by brunch in Portland. Meal is additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/15 Days: F Time: 5:30AM-2:30PM Price: $56.00 IDIn-district / $67.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20578 Online Registration: Register

Albany Carousel

Ages 18+. Albany. Grab The Brass Ring and take a ride on the beautiful hand carved Albany Carousel. Learn the history of the carousel project from a private tour with John Culver, a Carousel volunteer, carver and tour guide. We may even catch a glimpse of carvers at work creating a unique, one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Our special day will be capped off with lunch at Novak’s. Lunch is an additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/6 Days: W Time: 7:30AM-4PM Price: $39.00 IDIn-district / $47.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20580 Online Registration: Register

Oregon Historical Society: “Experience Oregon”

Ages 18+. Portland. Connect to Oregon’s rich and complex history at the Oregon Historical Society’s new exhibit – Experience Oregon. From a 180 degree intro theater to an immersive build that lets visitors walk through a covered wagon, Experience Oregon will provide a portal to Oregon for all visitors, whether you are a sixth generation Oregonian or a recent arrival to our state. Lunch is an additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/4 Days: M Time: 9:45AM-5:30PM Price: $64.00 IDIn-district / $77.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20583 Online Registration: Register

Oregon Ale Adventures

Ages 18+. Territorial Hwy. Beer is the new frontier for Oregon. Each season we’ll hit the trail to find a brewery to taste and tour this new agri-economy growing in our state. We start our trek exploring what Oregon has to offer at Alesong Brewing and Blending. Our tour and tasting will teach us about Alesong’s unique and creative small-batch beers. Through their focus on oak aging and Belgian-inspired brewing techniques they brew both wild and non-wild beers. Their signature monthly lunch special is included in the trip.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/20 Days: W Time: 11:30AM-3PM Price: $58.00 IDIn-district / $69.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20585 Online Registration: Register

Thursdays at the Theatre: “The Producers”

Ages 18+. Salem. Pentacle Theatre is Salem’s premier community theater, offering quality live theater in an intimate setting. See a down-on-his-luck Broadway producer and his mild-mannered accountant come up with a scheme to produce the most notorious flop in history but something goes awry: the show is a smash hit! This comedy includes risqué language and sexual innuendo. Music and Lyrics by Mel Brooks. Dinner is an additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/14 Days: Th Time: 4PM-11PM Price: $77.00 IDIn-district / $92.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20584 Online Registration: Register

Old House Revival Tour

Ages 18+. Portland. If you can’t get enough of historic homes and architecture, hold on to your heart. Bold decor, progressive remodels and new additions share center stage with well-preserved, century-old residences on the Architectural Heritage Center’s Old House Revival Tour. See inside a variety of Portland area houses that have been adapted to a 21st century lifestyle while not losing all of their original style, historic character, and charm.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/13 Days: Sa Time: 8AM-5:30PM Price: $81.00 IDIn-district / $97.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20586 Online Registration: Register

Hawaiian Luau

Ages 18+. OSU. In the old days of Hawaii, it is said that Aloha meant what’s mine is yours. We’ll take a winter stay-cation to the land of sand and sun as we feast on a traditional luau menu and entertainment featuring authentic dances. Price includes dinner and entertainment.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/27 Days: Sa Time: 4PM-9PM Price: $52.00 IDIn-district / $62.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20588 Online Registration: Register

Depoe Bay Crab Feed

Ages 18+. Depoe Bay. Back by Popular Demand! Join us for one of our most popular excursions to the Oregon Coast to enjoy the annual Depoe Bay Crab Feed. There will time for some sight-seeing after your meal if you choose. Price includes a whole crab dinner and all the trimmings.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/20 Days: Sa Time: 8:45AM-5PM Price: $69.00 IDIn-district / $83.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20587 Online Registration: Register

Ashland Interlude

Ages 18+. We return to the beautiful city of Ashland and the wonderful Oregon Shakespeare Festival. This year we will take in two outstanding shows, “As You Like It” and “Hairspray.” Accommodations are at the lovely Plaza Inn in downtown Ashland, close to shops, restaurants and Lithia Park. There will also be plenty of free time for shopping in Jacksonville and Ashland! Fees include transportation, lodging, tickets, breakfast, one dinner and snacks; other meals are on your own. Register by April 2; no full refunds guaranteed after this date.

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/7-5/8 Days: Tu W Time: 7AM-9PM Price: $329 Class #: 20590 Online Registration: Register

Wildlife Images & Historic Wolf Creek Inn

Ages 18+. Grants Pass. Wildlife Images is a clinic, animal sanctuary, and education center housing and rehabilitating bears, wolves, bald eagles and much more. We will take a guided tour of the 24 acre facility and have plenty of photo opportunities. Later, enjoy lunch fireside at the Wolf Creek Inn followed by a tour of this historic property. Lunch is an additional cost.

Location: Meet in the Adult Activity Center Lobby
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 4/30 Days: Tu Time: 7:30AM-4PM Price: $75.00 IDIn-district / $90.00 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20589 Online Registration: Register

Whales & Wildcards

Ages 18+. Enjoy the sights, sounds and incredible marine wildlife of the San Juan Islands! We’ll stay two nights at the luxurious Angel of the Winds Casino Resort near Everett, WA. Spend an entire day on a fully narrated cruise aboard a 100-foot vessel through the islands in search of whales, porpoises, bald eagles and so much more! The fee includes everything except one lunch, plus a visit to the Mt. St. Helens visitor center, casino play vouchers, the incredible Olympia Farmers market along Budd Bay and free time in Friday Harbor.

You may reserve your spot now with $200. Final payment due May 23; full refund not guaranteed after this date. This trip has been planned by Willamalane and co-sponsored with River Road and Campbell Center.

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 6/25-6/27 Days: Tu W Th Time: 7:30AM-7PM Price: $519 Class #: 20591 Online Registration: Register

Summertime in Leavenworth

Ages 18+. Leavenworth in the summer? Oh yeah! If sipping wine, eating great food and enjoying theater in an outdoor amphitheater sounds good then this trip is for you. We will be staying at the Enzian Inn, right in the heart of things. Our 2 night stay will be busy, but you will also have free time to do as you please. Enjoy a fun ride up including lunch and wine tasting at a vineyard. We visit a reindeer farm where we will learn about this beautiful, endangered species. Spend time shopping in town before dinner and theater.

Your cost covers everything except one lunch. Reserve your spot now with a $200 deposit. This money is only refundable if money has not been paid out. This trip has been planned by River Road and co-sponsored with Willamalane and Campbell Center. Final payment is due 6/1/19.

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Adult Activity Center
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 8/7-8/9 Days: W Th F Time: 7:30AM-7PM Price: $529 Class #: 20592 Online Registration: Register

Birding the Northern California Coast

Arcata. Tour the Northern California Coast with Floyd Weitzel on this trip that includes birding stops along the Illinois River, Crescent City, Arcata Marsh Wildlife Sanctuary and Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge. You’ll also dine one night at the last surviving cookhouse in the West and make a special side trip into Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park! Included are coach, hotel, snacks, most meals, instruction and local guides. For beginning to intermediate birders. Expect a considerable amount of walking on well-maintained paths. Full refund not guaranteed with cancellation. A pre-trip meeting will be held in February, date TBD.

Trip price: $439 Double occupancy, $551 Single occupancy. We might be able to pair you with a roommate if you are interested (not guaranteed). Please register and pay as a single, but indicate that you are looking.

Location: Leaves from Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 3/5-3/7 Days: Tu W Th Time: 7AM-6PM Price: Standard charge: $439 Class #: 20593 Online Registration: Register

Birding the Central Oregon Coast

Ages 18+. Newport. The Central Oregon Coast is an ideal year-round habitat for a wide variety of birds including shorebirds, wading birds, raptors and songbirds. A relatively large number of coastal waterfowl will be present in addition to other wintering coastal birds. This trip will emphasize estuaries as well as the immediate coast. Bring a sack lunch and beverage.

Location: Leaves from Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 5/14/19 Days: Tu Time: 7AM-6PM Price: $59 IDIn-district / $70 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20594 Online Registration: Register

Birding Fort Rock and Christmas Valley

Ages 18+. Over 300 species of birds make their way through Christmas Valley in central Oregon. We should expect to see quite a few, including Golden Eagle, Bald Eagle, Rough-legged Hawk, Red-tailed Hawk, Ferruginous Hawk, Prairie Falcon, Northern Harrier, American Kestrel, and a variety of non-raptor birds. Two dates are available for you to choose from and a third may be added if there is demand. Bring a sack lunch and beverage.

Location: Leaves from Willamalane Adult Activity Center
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  Dates Days Time Price Class # Registration
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/18/19 Days: M Time: 7AM-6PM Price: $66 IDIn-district / $79 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20595 Online Registration: Register
Calendar: + Calendar Dates: 2/22/19 Days: F Time: 7AM-6PM Price: $66 IDIn-district / $79 ODOut-of-district Class #: 20596 Online Registration: Register