Fox Valley Area Departures

THURSDAY, JULY 10 -- INFORMATIONAL EVENT FOR "NORTH TO ALASKA," SUMMER OF 2015

Join us to hear all of the details about our exciting adventure to Alaska in the Summer of 2015

Meeting Time/Location: 6:30 PM at Mendota Elks Club, 707 Indiana Ave., Mendota, IL -- Please RSVP to 815-539-1526 or 815-539-1524 by July 3 if you plan to attend the meeting.


FRIDAY, AUGUST 22 -- BREAKFAST WITH THE CLUB -- "UNDERSTANDING MEDICARE, PARTS A & B"

9:00 AM Registration -- 9:30 AM Presentation by Diane Adduci of Blue Cross/Blue Shield -- Join us for coffee, donuts, juice, fruit, and information!

Please RSVP to Shelly at 630-584-7100, Ext. 51338 by 8-18-2014.


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 -- "MAIL BOAT TOUR" in Lake Geneva, WI

Experience beautiful Lake Geneva, WI aboard the historic mail boat which actually delivers mail to the residents WITHOUT stopping! The energetic mail deliverers must jump on and off the boat to deliver the US mail despite the tricks played on them by the Lake residents. Then enjoy a wonderful lunch at the historic Baker House with a fully costumed staff to entertain you during lunch, followed by a unique tour of the house.

  • Registration: Open now through 8-4-2014
  • Cost: $100 per person
  • Fee Includes: Boat ride, lunch, tour, transportation, taxes and tips
  • Departures: 6:30 AM from Rochelle Petro or 7:30 AM from St. Charles

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15 - "PLACE DE LA MUSIQUE" -- SANFILIPPO MANSION - Barrington, IL

One of Vista Club's most popular trips is back. Join us as we travel to the estate of the Sanfilippo family, owner of the Fisher Nut Company. This world renowned estate is known for its magnificent collections of beautifully restored antique music machines, phonographs, arcade and gambling machines, chandeliers, the world's largest restored theater pipe organ, the most spectacular European Carousel in existence, street and tower clocks and steam engines, all displayed within a breathtaking French Second Empire setting. Join us for a tour of this phenomenal estate. (More information coming soon)


FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5 – "A FIRESIDE CHRISTMAS" – Fort Atkinson, WI

Theatrical Production and Lunch -- More details will follow

Cost: $105


WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17 – TENTATIVE TRIP – "NEWSIES" – Oriental Theatre

Newsies took New York by storm and now it's coming to Chicago to the Oriental Theatre! It is the smash-hit, crowd pleasing new musical from Disney. A heart pounding, high energy explosion of song and dance -- they delivered the newspapers until they made the headlines. Newsies was the winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Score and Best Choreography! This performance is in Chicago for four weeks only! Additional info to follow in the coming months.

Sign-Up Time: Tuesday, October 7 at 8:00 AM

Cost: To be determined

Fee Includes: Theater tickets, lunch, transportation, taxes, tips



For more information on the Fox Valley Departures contact:

Shelly Crowley, 630.584.7100 ext. 51338 or scrowley@firststatebank.biz