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Program #12075RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
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Itinerary for Mar 23 — Mar 28, 2014

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Type: Other

Description: The Peabody Inn, in Baltimore's historic Mt. Vernon area, provides comfortable accommodations to participants in the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University's Road Scholar program. The Inn, located in four townhouses on the Peabody Institute campus, was renovated for the Road Scholar program and provides rooms that are unique in their configuration. See details below.

Contact info:
605 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 410-234-4770
web: www.peabody.jhu.edu/roadscholar

Room amenities: Please see Facility Amenities.

Facility amenities: The Inn is actually upgraded dorm space, with 2 twin beds in each room, wall-to-wall carpeting, matching bedspreads and drapes, telephone, radio alarm clock, dresser, desk and chair, private bathroom, and AC or heat in each room, depending on the season. A locked safe is available in each room. Bed linens, blankets and pillows are provided. Rooms are freshened and beds are made daily. Fresh towels are replaced on Mondays and Wednesdays. TVs are not provided in the rooms; however, a TV is located in Classroom B and available for viewing when class is not in session. Coffee makers, hair dryers, shower caps, etc. are not provided in the room. There are grab bars in all bathrooms at Peabody Inn. We are committed to making Road Scholar programs accessible to everyone, but please call us in advance so we can plan to accommodate your needs. We have wheel chairs, portable raised toilet seats, and shower chairs available; simply call ahead to reserve them. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn and you will be required to walk about ½ block to the cafeteria in the next building, and the equivalent of 1½ blocks to the evening recitals. Most of the walking is inside buildings on flat surfaces and elevators are available to move you to different levels. All routes are wheel chair accessible.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60
An additional night on Saturday, March 22, 2014 is not available. To make a reservation for an additional night on Friday, March 28, 2014, must make reservation in advance by calling Peabody Road Scholar/Peabody Inn at 410-234-4770 during normal business hours.

Check in time: 1:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, March 23 - Check-In/5:00-6:00 Dinner/Evening Recital
Afternoon: 1-3:30 PM CHECK IN/REGISTRATION at the Peabody Inn.

4:00-5:15 ORIENTATION Session at the Peabody Inn to review the up-to-date daily schedule and program details.

Before orientation, visit the world-class Walter's Art Museum (open until 5pm). Free pass to Walter's Art Museum included in program. Located across the street from the Peabody Inn.

Dinner: Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Evening: As a special highlight, you will be able to attend a variety of concerts/recitals each evening as part of Peabody’s regular conservatory schedule. These performances are not keyed to the Road Scholar course of study but afford you an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary range of music performed by talented Peabody student artists perfecting their musical training. You will also have free access to the world-class Walters Art Museum and Baltimore Museum of Art.

Lodging: Peabody Inn

Meals Included: Dinner

Type: Other

Description: The Peabody Inn, in Baltimore's historic Mt. Vernon area, provides comfortable accommodations to participants in the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University's Road Scholar program. The Inn, located in four townhouses on the Peabody Institute campus, was renovated for the Road Scholar program and provides rooms that are unique in their configuration. See details below.

Contact info:
605 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 410-234-4770
web: www.peabody.jhu.edu/roadscholar

Room amenities: Please see Facility Amenities.

Facility amenities: The Inn is actually upgraded dorm space, with 2 twin beds in each room, wall-to-wall carpeting, matching bedspreads and drapes, telephone, radio alarm clock, dresser, desk and chair, private bathroom, and AC or heat in each room, depending on the season. A locked safe is available in each room. Bed linens, blankets and pillows are provided. Rooms are freshened and beds are made daily. Fresh towels are replaced on Mondays and Wednesdays. TVs are not provided in the rooms; however, a TV is located in Classroom B and available for viewing when class is not in session. Coffee makers, hair dryers, shower caps, etc. are not provided in the room. There are grab bars in all bathrooms at Peabody Inn. We are committed to making Road Scholar programs accessible to everyone, but please call us in advance so we can plan to accommodate your needs. We have wheel chairs, portable raised toilet seats, and shower chairs available; simply call ahead to reserve them. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn and you will be required to walk about ½ block to the cafeteria in the next building, and the equivalent of 1½ blocks to the evening recitals. Most of the walking is inside buildings on flat surfaces and elevators are available to move you to different levels. All routes are wheel chair accessible.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60
An additional night on Saturday, March 22, 2014 is not available. To make a reservation for an additional night on Friday, March 28, 2014, must make reservation in advance by calling Peabody Road Scholar/Peabody Inn at 410-234-4770 during normal business hours.

Check in time: 1:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, March 24 -
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Morning: 8:40-10:05 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber).

10:05-10:20 break.

10:20-11:40 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Rodgers and Hammerstein).

All lectures presented in a classroom setting. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn (location of accomodations). Our superb, experienced faculty will make presentations on the course topics with ample time for questions and answers.

Lunch: 11:45-12:45 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Afternoon: Activities planned in conjunction with Peabody Conservatory departments. Attend Conservatory rehearsals, lectures, Q&A with guest faculty/students. Specific activites to be determined closer to program date.

3:30-4:30--Wine and Cheese Welcome Reception for all program participants.

Dinner: 5:00-7:00 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Evening: As a special highlight, you will be able to attend a variety of concerts/recitals each evening as part of Peabody’s regular conservatory schedule. These performances are not keyed to the Road Scholar course of study but afford you an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary range of music performed by talented Peabody student artists perfecting their musical training. You will also have free access to the world-class Walters Art Museum and Baltimore Museum of Art.

Lodging: Peabody Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Type: Other

Description: The Peabody Inn, in Baltimore's historic Mt. Vernon area, provides comfortable accommodations to participants in the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University's Road Scholar program. The Inn, located in four townhouses on the Peabody Institute campus, was renovated for the Road Scholar program and provides rooms that are unique in their configuration. See details below.

Contact info:
605 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 410-234-4770
web: www.peabody.jhu.edu/roadscholar

Room amenities: Please see Facility Amenities.

Facility amenities: The Inn is actually upgraded dorm space, with 2 twin beds in each room, wall-to-wall carpeting, matching bedspreads and drapes, telephone, radio alarm clock, dresser, desk and chair, private bathroom, and AC or heat in each room, depending on the season. A locked safe is available in each room. Bed linens, blankets and pillows are provided. Rooms are freshened and beds are made daily. Fresh towels are replaced on Mondays and Wednesdays. TVs are not provided in the rooms; however, a TV is located in Classroom B and available for viewing when class is not in session. Coffee makers, hair dryers, shower caps, etc. are not provided in the room. There are grab bars in all bathrooms at Peabody Inn. We are committed to making Road Scholar programs accessible to everyone, but please call us in advance so we can plan to accommodate your needs. We have wheel chairs, portable raised toilet seats, and shower chairs available; simply call ahead to reserve them. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn and you will be required to walk about ½ block to the cafeteria in the next building, and the equivalent of 1½ blocks to the evening recitals. Most of the walking is inside buildings on flat surfaces and elevators are available to move you to different levels. All routes are wheel chair accessible.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60
An additional night on Saturday, March 22, 2014 is not available. To make a reservation for an additional night on Friday, March 28, 2014, must make reservation in advance by calling Peabody Road Scholar/Peabody Inn at 410-234-4770 during normal business hours.

Check in time: 1:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, March 25 -
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Morning: 8:40-10:05 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber).

10:05-10:20 break.

10:20-11:40 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Rodgers and Hammerstein).

All lectures presented in a classroom setting. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn (location of accomodations). Our superb, experienced faculty will make presentations on the course topics with ample time for questions and answers.

Lunch: 11:45-12:45 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Afternoon: 1:00-2:30 Lecturer and vocalist, Julie Kurzava, will share an extended demonstration of vocal technique and style, performing and discussing the difference between opera, legit musical theater such as Rodgers & Hammerstein, and contemporary pop theater, like Andrew Lloyd Webber, from a singer’s point of view!

3:30-4:30 Private tour of the George Peabody Rare Book Library, located on the Peabody Institute Campus.

Dinner: 5:00-7:00 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Evening: As a special highlight, you will be able to attend a variety of concerts/recitals each evening as part of Peabody’s regular conservatory schedule. These performances are not keyed to the Road Scholar course of study but afford you an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary range of music performed by talented Peabody student artists perfecting their musical training. You will also have free access to the world-class Walters Art Museum and Baltimore Museum of Art.

Lodging: Peabody Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Type: Other

Description: The Peabody Inn, in Baltimore's historic Mt. Vernon area, provides comfortable accommodations to participants in the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University's Road Scholar program. The Inn, located in four townhouses on the Peabody Institute campus, was renovated for the Road Scholar program and provides rooms that are unique in their configuration. See details below.

Contact info:
605 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 410-234-4770
web: www.peabody.jhu.edu/roadscholar

Room amenities: Please see Facility Amenities.

Facility amenities: The Inn is actually upgraded dorm space, with 2 twin beds in each room, wall-to-wall carpeting, matching bedspreads and drapes, telephone, radio alarm clock, dresser, desk and chair, private bathroom, and AC or heat in each room, depending on the season. A locked safe is available in each room. Bed linens, blankets and pillows are provided. Rooms are freshened and beds are made daily. Fresh towels are replaced on Mondays and Wednesdays. TVs are not provided in the rooms; however, a TV is located in Classroom B and available for viewing when class is not in session. Coffee makers, hair dryers, shower caps, etc. are not provided in the room. There are grab bars in all bathrooms at Peabody Inn. We are committed to making Road Scholar programs accessible to everyone, but please call us in advance so we can plan to accommodate your needs. We have wheel chairs, portable raised toilet seats, and shower chairs available; simply call ahead to reserve them. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn and you will be required to walk about ½ block to the cafeteria in the next building, and the equivalent of 1½ blocks to the evening recitals. Most of the walking is inside buildings on flat surfaces and elevators are available to move you to different levels. All routes are wheel chair accessible.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60
An additional night on Saturday, March 22, 2014 is not available. To make a reservation for an additional night on Friday, March 28, 2014, must make reservation in advance by calling Peabody Road Scholar/Peabody Inn at 410-234-4770 during normal business hours.

Check in time: 1:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, March 26 -
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Morning: 8:40-10:05 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber).

10:05-10:20 break.

10:20-11:40 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Rodgers and Hammerstein).

All lectures presented in a classroom setting. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn (location of accomodations). Our superb, experienced faculty will make presentations on the course topics with ample time for questions and answers.

Lunch: 11:30-12:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Afternoon: Activities planned in conjunction with Peabody Conservatory departments. Attend Conservatory rehearsals, lectures, Q&A with guest faculty/students. Specific activites to be determined closer to program date.

3:30-4:30 Docent led tour of the World-class Walters Art Gallery located across the street from the Peabody Inn.

Dinner: 5:00-7:00 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Evening: As a special highlight, you will be able to attend a variety of concerts/recitals each evening as part of Peabody’s regular conservatory schedule. These performances are not keyed to the Road Scholar course of study but afford you an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary range of music performed by talented Peabody student artists perfecting their musical training. You will also have free access to the world-class Walters Art Museum and Baltimore Museum of Art.

Lodging: Peabody Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Type: Other

Description: The Peabody Inn, in Baltimore's historic Mt. Vernon area, provides comfortable accommodations to participants in the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University's Road Scholar program. The Inn, located in four townhouses on the Peabody Institute campus, was renovated for the Road Scholar program and provides rooms that are unique in their configuration. See details below.

Contact info:
605 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21202 USA
phone: 410-234-4770
web: www.peabody.jhu.edu/roadscholar

Room amenities: Please see Facility Amenities.

Facility amenities: The Inn is actually upgraded dorm space, with 2 twin beds in each room, wall-to-wall carpeting, matching bedspreads and drapes, telephone, radio alarm clock, dresser, desk and chair, private bathroom, and AC or heat in each room, depending on the season. A locked safe is available in each room. Bed linens, blankets and pillows are provided. Rooms are freshened and beds are made daily. Fresh towels are replaced on Mondays and Wednesdays. TVs are not provided in the rooms; however, a TV is located in Classroom B and available for viewing when class is not in session. Coffee makers, hair dryers, shower caps, etc. are not provided in the room. There are grab bars in all bathrooms at Peabody Inn. We are committed to making Road Scholar programs accessible to everyone, but please call us in advance so we can plan to accommodate your needs. We have wheel chairs, portable raised toilet seats, and shower chairs available; simply call ahead to reserve them. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn and you will be required to walk about ½ block to the cafeteria in the next building, and the equivalent of 1½ blocks to the evening recitals. Most of the walking is inside buildings on flat surfaces and elevators are available to move you to different levels. All routes are wheel chair accessible.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $60
An additional night on Saturday, March 22, 2014 is not available. To make a reservation for an additional night on Friday, March 28, 2014, must make reservation in advance by calling Peabody Road Scholar/Peabody Inn at 410-234-4770 during normal business hours.

Check in time: 1:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, March 27 -
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Morning: 8:40-10:05 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber).

10:05-10:20 break.

10:20-11:40 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Rodgers and Hammerstein).

All lectures presented in a classroom setting. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn (location of accomodations). Our superb, experienced faculty will make presentations on the course topics with ample time for questions and answers.

Lunch: 11:45-12:45 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Afternoon: Activities planned in conjunction with Peabody Conservatory departments. Attend Conservatory rehearsals, lectures, Q&A with guest faculty/students. Specific activites to be determined closer to program date.

2:30...Free afternoon. Visit the Inner Harbor, Baltimore Museum of art, or any of the hundreds of tourist sites in downtown Baltimore.

Dinner: 5:00-7:00 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Evening: As a special highlight, you will be able to attend a variety of concerts/recitals each evening as part of Peabody’s regular conservatory schedule. These performances are not keyed to the Road Scholar course of study but afford you an opportunity to enjoy an extraordinary range of music performed by talented Peabody student artists perfecting their musical training. You will also have free access to the world-class Walters Art Museum and Baltimore Museum of Art.

Lodging: Peabody Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day Six: Friday, March 28 - Check Out
Breakfast: 7:30-8:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Morning: 8:40-10:05 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber).

10:05-10:20 break.

10:20-11:40 PRESENTATION & DISCUSSION (Rodgers and Hammerstein).

All lectures presented in a classroom setting. Classrooms are located in the Peabody Inn (location of accomodations). Our superb, experienced faculty will make presentations on the course topics with ample time for questions and answers.

Lunch: 11:30-12:30 Join students and faculty in the Peabody dining hall for buffet meals that feature ample, healthy food choices.

Afternoon: 11:30-1:00 Check out. Peabody Conservatory student workers will be available during this time to assist guests with luggage.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch



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Baltimore, MD
Baltimore Tourist AttractionsThe Peabody campus is conveniently located near the Inner Harbor and downtown Baltimore’s popular tourist sites. Whatever interests you, you will find it in Baltimore: civil war museum, world class art museums, aquarium, science museum, Babe Ruth Museum, comedy clubs, fine dining, theaters, concerts, movies, antiques, boat cruises, historic homes, churches & synagogues, and much, much more.

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.
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15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
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9 Performances

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