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Program #20507RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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Itinerary for Jul 21 — Jul 26, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: The Warwick Center is located on 465 acres of pristine land overlooking the beautiful Warwick Valley. The Center offers 8 miles of beautiful hiking trails, beautiful views, a peaceful setting and access to many wonderful sites in and around the Hudson Valley.

Contact info:
62 Warwick Center Road
Warwick, NY 10990 USA
phone: 845-986-1164
web: www.warwickcenter.com

Room amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers air-conditioned rooms with private baths. Please bring an alarm clock and a radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo, and facial soap are not provided.

Facility amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers private rooms with private baths and air-conditioning. Please bring an alarm clock and radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo and facial soap are not provided. Outdoor swimming pool in operation from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Eight miles of beautiful hiking trails and scenic views.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $72/night
Additional nights before and after the program are available and are based on availability.

Check in time: 4:30 PM


Day One: Sunday, July 21 -
Afternoon: Arrive at The Warwick Conference Center in late afternoon for check-in beginning at 4:30 p.m. Enjoy a Wine and Cheese Reception and introduce yourself to fellow participants.

Dinner: Dinner is in the East House Dining Hall. Enjoy a bountiful buffet with entries varying from turkey, pork, chicken, and fish. Dinner will include a fresh salad bar, vegetables, potatoes, rolls, and dessert. All meals at The Warwick Conference Center include a vegetarian option.

Evening: (All itinerary details are subject to change). Following dinner there will be a time of introductions and an orientation session to familiarize everyone with The Warwick Conference Center and the week's activities.

Lodging: The Warwick Conference Center

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: The Warwick Center is located on 465 acres of pristine land overlooking the beautiful Warwick Valley. The Center offers 8 miles of beautiful hiking trails, beautiful views, a peaceful setting and access to many wonderful sites in and around the Hudson Valley.

Contact info:
62 Warwick Center Road
Warwick, NY 10990 USA
phone: 845-986-1164
web: www.warwickcenter.com

Room amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers air-conditioned rooms with private baths. Please bring an alarm clock and a radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo, and facial soap are not provided.

Facility amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers private rooms with private baths and air-conditioning. Please bring an alarm clock and radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo and facial soap are not provided. Outdoor swimming pool in operation from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Eight miles of beautiful hiking trails and scenic views.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $72/night
Additional nights before and after the program are available and are based on availability.

Check in time: 4:30 PM


Day Two: Monday, July 22 - Enjoy the Shakespeare performance of "All's Well ...
Enjoy the Shakespeare performance of "All's Well That Ends Well" at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival in Garrison, NY.

Breakfast: Wake up to a hearty breakfast buffet. Daily entrées will rotate, but you can look forward to a variety of breakfast foods including scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, ham, bacon, oatmeal, toast, muffins, yogurt, cold cereal, and hot coffee, tea, and orange juice.

Morning: Expert-led lecture on: The Supreme Court and Current Controversial Decisions. Break. Lecture on William Shakespeare. Was he a man of his time or a man for all time?

Lunch: Enjoy a buffet lunch in the East House Dining Hall with entrées including a variety of the following: soup, sandwiches, paninis, pasta, salad bar, and a dessert.

Afternoon: Lecture: William Shakespeare. Learn how he reflected his life experiences in drama and poetry. Free Time with options to enjoy the pool and/or hiking trails on the property.

Dinner: A plentiful buffet dinner will be served at 4:15 p.m. in the East House Dining Hall.

Evening: After dinner we will board the charter bus for Garrison, NY where we will enjoy the Shakespeare performance of "All's Well That Ends Well" at the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival. After the performance we will board the bus for the return trip to The Warwick Conference Center.

Lodging: The Warwick Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: The Warwick Center is located on 465 acres of pristine land overlooking the beautiful Warwick Valley. The Center offers 8 miles of beautiful hiking trails, beautiful views, a peaceful setting and access to many wonderful sites in and around the Hudson Valley.

Contact info:
62 Warwick Center Road
Warwick, NY 10990 USA
phone: 845-986-1164
web: www.warwickcenter.com

Room amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers air-conditioned rooms with private baths. Please bring an alarm clock and a radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo, and facial soap are not provided.

Facility amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers private rooms with private baths and air-conditioning. Please bring an alarm clock and radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo and facial soap are not provided. Outdoor swimming pool in operation from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Eight miles of beautiful hiking trails and scenic views.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $72/night
Additional nights before and after the program are available and are based on availability.

Check in time: 4:30 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, July 23 -
Breakfast: Enjoy a hearty breakfast served buffet style in the East House Dining Hall.

Morning: Learn from an expert-led lecture on Shakespeare: A review of the performance "All's Well That Ends Well". Break. Enjoy an expert-led lecture on The Supreme Court and Current Controversial Decisions.

Lunch: A hearty and satisfying buffet lunch will be served in the East House Dining Hall.

Afternoon: Learn from a lecture on The Supreme Court and Current Controversial Decisions. Free Time with the option to enjoy the outdoor pool and/or the hiking trails on the property of The Warwick Conference Center.

Dinner: Dinner served buffet style in the East House Dining Hall.

Evening: Evening entertainment to be announced. Evening Snack.

Lodging: The Warwick Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: The Warwick Center is located on 465 acres of pristine land overlooking the beautiful Warwick Valley. The Center offers 8 miles of beautiful hiking trails, beautiful views, a peaceful setting and access to many wonderful sites in and around the Hudson Valley.

Contact info:
62 Warwick Center Road
Warwick, NY 10990 USA
phone: 845-986-1164
web: www.warwickcenter.com

Room amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers air-conditioned rooms with private baths. Please bring an alarm clock and a radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo, and facial soap are not provided.

Facility amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers private rooms with private baths and air-conditioning. Please bring an alarm clock and radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo and facial soap are not provided. Outdoor swimming pool in operation from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Eight miles of beautiful hiking trails and scenic views.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $72/night
Additional nights before and after the program are available and are based on availability.

Check in time: 4:30 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, July 24 - Enjoy a wine tasting at a local winery.
Breakfast: Enjoy a hearty country breakfast served buffet style in the East House Dining Hall.

Morning: Learn from an expert-led lecture on The Supreme Court and Current Controversial Decisions. Break. Enjoy an expert-led lecture on The Four Warlords of World War II.

Lunch: Early lunch served buffet style in the East House Dining Room.

Afternoon: Lecture on Four Warlords: Examining the Lives, Objectives, and Key Decisions of the Most Important World Leaders During WWII. Free Time with the option of enjoying a wine tasting at a local winery.

Dinner: Enjoy a buffet dinner in the East House Dining Room.

Evening: Enjoy a lecture on the "Echoes of Wealth and Poverty in the Music of the roaring '20s and '30s. Evening Snack.

Lodging: The Warwick Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: The Warwick Center is located on 465 acres of pristine land overlooking the beautiful Warwick Valley. The Center offers 8 miles of beautiful hiking trails, beautiful views, a peaceful setting and access to many wonderful sites in and around the Hudson Valley.

Contact info:
62 Warwick Center Road
Warwick, NY 10990 USA
phone: 845-986-1164
web: www.warwickcenter.com

Room amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers air-conditioned rooms with private baths. Please bring an alarm clock and a radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo, and facial soap are not provided.

Facility amenities: The Warwick Conference Center offers private rooms with private baths and air-conditioning. Please bring an alarm clock and radio if you desire it. Hair dryers, shampoo and facial soap are not provided. Outdoor swimming pool in operation from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Eight miles of beautiful hiking trails and scenic views.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: $72/night
Additional nights before and after the program are available and are based on availability.

Check in time: 4:30 PM


Day Five: Thursday, July 25 -
Breakfast: A hearty breakfast will be served buffet style in the East House Dining Hall.

Morning: Lecture on the Four Warlords of WWII. Break. The final lecture on the Four Warlords of WWII.

Lunch: Lunch served buffet style in the East House dining hall.

Afternoon: Lecture on Echoes of Wealth & Poverty in the Music of the 20s and 30s. Free Time with the option of wine tasting at a local winery. Hiking trails and the outdoor pool is also an option.. .

Dinner: Dinner will be served in the East House Dining Hall.

Evening: Evening Entertainment to be announced. Evening Snack - Make Your Own Sundaes.

Lodging: The Warwick Conference Center

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, July 26 -
Breakfast: Breakfast will be served in the East House Dining Hall.

Morning: Final Lecture on Echoes of Wealth & Poverty in the Music of the 20s and 30s. Break.

Lunch: Lunch will be served at 11:00 A.M. in the East House Dining Hall. Departure immediately after lunch.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


Warwick, NY
Demarest Hill Winery28 different wines created from select varietal grapes by a master vintner who learned winemaking in Italy. The wineries' specialties include Warwick Black Pearl and Peach Wine, both from the vineyards at this winery.
For additional information, visit: www.demaresthillwinery.com
Harness Racing Museum & Hall of FameDrive a sulky to the finish line in the 3-D simulator. Riveting state-of-the-art and interactive exhibits. Call and judge a race. Theaters tell the fascinating history of America's first sport. Open daily from 10 - 6.
For additional information, visit: www.harnessmuseum.com
Pride of the HudsonCruise through history and the majestic beauty of the Hudson River on a 2-hour narrated sightseeing cruise.
For additional information, visit: www.prideofthehudson.com
Washington's HeadquartersGen. Washington made this fieldstone farmhouse his Continental Army headquarters and spent more time here than anywhere else during the Revolutionary War. At this site, Washington created and awarded the original purple heart badge. In 1850 the property became our nation's first public historic site. Open Wed. - Sat., 10-5. Sun. 1-5.
West Point MuseumMilitary uniforms, flags, weapons and military art of both American and European derivation. Museum galleries include History of the Academy and the Corps of Cadets, US Army History, and History of Warfare from Egyptian times to Desert Storm.
For additional information, visit: www.usma.edu/Museum/
West Point Tours, Inc.Enjoy a guided tour of the U.S. Military Academy. Walk the paths of generals and presidents tracing the footsteps of our country's great leaders. Enjoy spectacular views of the majestic Hudson River. Hear exciting tales and fascinating stories. Tour buses depart daily from the West Point Visitor Center.
For additional information, visit: www.westpointtours.com

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
2 Performances

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4.6
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