DIXON – Chartered bus trips are being planned through the Lee County Council on Aging.
Both trips will leave from and return to Walmart, 1640 S. Galena Ave. A visit to Arlington Racetrack will be Aug. 25. The bus will leave at 9 a.m. and should return at 8 p.m. The cost is $43 for center members and $48 for nonmembers. The price includes transportation, admission into the race, a racing guide, and assigned box seats.
A trip to see “Once,” last year’s best musical at the Tony Awards, will be Oct. 13 in Chicago. The bus will leave at 9:30 a.m. and should return at 6:30 p.m. Center members will pay $75, while the cost for nonmembers is $80. The price includes round-trip transportation and the show ticket. Participants can buy their own lunch before the show at Cracker Barrel.
Call the council at 815-288-9236 for more information.