LIFE EXPERIENTIAL TRIPS

As part of its continuing education program Life supports Experiential Trips to various local venues for its members and their immediate family. These trips are managed entirely by Life volunteers and require sign ups utilizing this website. For all events sign-up and payment will be via PayPal.  Tour prices are for contracted special group rates. This may result in minimum and maximum tour group size.  Tours must be paid for when signing up.  Fees are non-refundable unless the member or coordinator can find a replacement and member notifies the coordinator at least 3 days before the event.

As with all our programs LIFE member volunteers are needed to support this effort.  Tour leaders are required for all events.  If you are interested in helping out with this new program contact Marie Ruckstuhl at marie.ruckstuhl@gmail.com.

Trips will be published on this site when they are confirmed by the Trip committee.  Sign-up forms for these Experiential Trips will activate approximately 3 weeks prior to the each trips.  The names of all participants must be listed on the registration form. 

PLEASE make sure you receive an email confirmation of your registration.  If you do not within 24 hours, notify marie.ruckstuhl@gmail.com

Trip attendees must enter as a group in order to get the group rate.  So please arrive 10-15 minutes before the scheduled start time.  

 

Upcoming Fall 2018 Trips

Orlando International Airport – Art Tour

SIGN UPS CLOSED

Space, Time, Energy

Monday, October 22, 2018 – 10AM-12PM

Meet at 10AM in Carl T. Langford Board Room , Terminal ,A Level 3.

Art is an integral part of the overall design of the Orlando International Airport.  This walking tour will showcase the airport’s significant art displayed through out the terminal.

Maximum: 20 participants – wear comfortable walking shoes.

Cost: Free.

Park in Terminal A parking.  Parking will be validated (UNLESS you use E-pass lane).

Further directions will be sent to direct members from parking to Board Room.

When activated, sign up on the below form:

The Sign up period has closed.

 

Camp Boggy Creek

Friday, November 16, 2018  10AM–11:30AM

Entrance to Boggy Creek Complex

Location:  30500 Brantley Branch Road, Eustis, FL 32736   .  The site is located some 35 miles north of Orlando, FL

Meet at the site office.   Parking in front of office.

Maximum number of people: 13.

Cost: Free.  Donations welcome.

Camp Boggy Creek is a proud member of SeriousFun Children’s Network. Founded by Paul Newman, SeriousFun Children’s Network is a growing global community of independently managed and financed camps and programs creating opportunities for children with serious illnesses and their families to reach beyond illness and discover joy, confidence and a new world of possibilities, always free of charge. This is a special closed tour for LIFE members.  For more information: http://www.boggycreek.org/the-camp/tour-the-camp/

When activated, sign up on the below form:

Form will be activated at 8am on October 26, 2018

 

Leu Gardens – Docent led tour

 Wednesday, December 5, 2018 – 10-11:30 AM

Location:  1020 N. Forest Avenue, Orlando 32803.   Meet at the Office

Parking: free.

Cost: $12 (includes tip and credit card charge).

Minimum of 10 people.

Explore an amazing 50-acre botanical oasis minutes from Downtown Orlando. Each garden is designed specifically to further our mission: inspire visitors to appreciate and understand plants. The garden and historical home were donated to the City of Orlando in 1961 by Mr. Harry P. Leu and his wife, Mary Jane.

When activated, sign up on the below form:

Tickets for the tour can be purchased using PayPal from this site starting on November 14, 2018

 

Past Trips

Thank you to everyone who has joined us on our LIFE Experiential Trips! It is always such a pleasure to bring LIFE out into the community and to experience Central Florida together. Take a look at some of our previous trips and look forward to what will be coming up next!

UCF Athletics Facilities Tour

Learn more about UCF Athletics: http://ucfknights.com/

Rollins Campus Cornell Museum

Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 10am – Noon

Learn more about the Rollins Campus Cornell Museum: https://www.rollins.edu/cornell-fine-arts-museum/