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Program #6881RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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Itinerary for Jun 8 — Jun 13, 2014

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Type: Hotel

Description: Historic Victorian hotel circa 1881, overlooking scenic Chautauqua Lake. 156 guest rooms, gourmet buffets for all meals.

Contact info:
4 South Lake Drive
PO Box 33
Chautauqua, NY 14722 USA
phone: 716-357-4444
web: ciweb.org

Room amenities: All rooms have heat/AC, TVs, irons/boards, hair dryers, and clock radios.

Facility amenities: Both main building and annex of hotel have elevators. Computer hook-up and wireless available. Swimming pool, tennis, golf, fitness center all available on property, however, a short distance from hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please call hotel.
Based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Sunday, June 08 - Check-in, Registration, Welcomes and Introduction...
Afternoon: Hotel check-in and program registration is from 3-5 p.m. followed by a welcome reception, dinner and brief orientation. Groups break out for introductions and detailed information on program and week.

Dinner: Dinner begins at 6 p.m.

Evening: Orientation and individual group breakouts begin at 7 p.m.

Lodging: Athenaeum Hotel

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Historic Victorian hotel circa 1881, overlooking scenic Chautauqua Lake. 156 guest rooms, gourmet buffets for all meals.

Contact info:
4 South Lake Drive
PO Box 33
Chautauqua, NY 14722 USA
phone: 716-357-4444
web: ciweb.org

Room amenities: All rooms have heat/AC, TVs, irons/boards, hair dryers, and clock radios.

Facility amenities: Both main building and annex of hotel have elevators. Computer hook-up and wireless available. Swimming pool, tennis, golf, fitness center all available on property, however, a short distance from hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please call hotel.
Based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Monday, June 09 - Two morning class sessions and one afternoon sess...
Breakfast: Buffet in the hotel dining room from 7-8:15 a.m.

Morning: Morning class sessions 8:30-10 a.m. and 10:30-12:00 and afternoon session 2-3:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. No afternoon session on Wednesday and Friday. Each group will rotate through all presentations during the week. Shuttles to and from classes available.

Lunch: Buffet in the hotel dining room from noon-1:30 p.m.

Afternoon: Afternoon classes 2-3:30 p.m. Presenters teach both morning and afternoon classes.

Dinner: Buffet in the hotel dining room from 5:30-7 p.m.

Evening: Entertainment at 7:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday.

Lodging: Athenaeum Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Historic Victorian hotel circa 1881, overlooking scenic Chautauqua Lake. 156 guest rooms, gourmet buffets for all meals.

Contact info:
4 South Lake Drive
PO Box 33
Chautauqua, NY 14722 USA
phone: 716-357-4444
web: ciweb.org

Room amenities: All rooms have heat/AC, TVs, irons/boards, hair dryers, and clock radios.

Facility amenities: Both main building and annex of hotel have elevators. Computer hook-up and wireless available. Swimming pool, tennis, golf, fitness center all available on property, however, a short distance from hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please call hotel.
Based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, June 10 - Two morning class sessions and one afternoon sess...
Breakfast: Buffet in the hotel dining room 7-8:15 a.m.

Morning: Class sessions run from 8:30-10 and 10:30-12:00.

Lunch: Buffet in the hotel dining room 12-1:30 p.m.

Afternoon: Afternoon classes from 2-3:30 p.m.

Dinner: Buffet dinner in the hotel dining room from 5:30-7:00 pm

Evening: Evening entertainment begins at 7:30 pm.

Lodging: Athenaeum Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Historic Victorian hotel circa 1881, overlooking scenic Chautauqua Lake. 156 guest rooms, gourmet buffets for all meals.

Contact info:
4 South Lake Drive
PO Box 33
Chautauqua, NY 14722 USA
phone: 716-357-4444
web: ciweb.org

Room amenities: All rooms have heat/AC, TVs, irons/boards, hair dryers, and clock radios.

Facility amenities: Both main building and annex of hotel have elevators. Computer hook-up and wireless available. Swimming pool, tennis, golf, fitness center all available on property, however, a short distance from hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please call hotel.
Based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, June 11 - Two morning sessions
Note: Afternoon: Enjoy free time to for a variety of excursions. Nature walks, history strolls, participate in a scavenger hunt, walk the labyrinth, or just shop a little in the wonderful Chautauqua Bookstore.

Breakfast: Buffet in the hotel dining room 7-8:15 a.m.

Morning: Morning classes 8:30-10 a.m. and 10:30-noon.

Lunch: Buffet in the hotel dining room 12-1:30 p.m.

Afternoon: Free time.

Dinner: Buffet in the hotel dining room 5:30-7 p.m.

Evening: Evening entertainment begins at 7:30 pm.

Lodging: Athenaeum Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: Historic Victorian hotel circa 1881, overlooking scenic Chautauqua Lake. 156 guest rooms, gourmet buffets for all meals.

Contact info:
4 South Lake Drive
PO Box 33
Chautauqua, NY 14722 USA
phone: 716-357-4444
web: ciweb.org

Room amenities: All rooms have heat/AC, TVs, irons/boards, hair dryers, and clock radios.

Facility amenities: Both main building and annex of hotel have elevators. Computer hook-up and wireless available. Swimming pool, tennis, golf, fitness center all available on property, however, a short distance from hotel.

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: Please call hotel.
Based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Thursday, June 12 - Two morning class sessions and one afternoon ses...
Breakfast: Buffet in the hotel dining room 7-8:30 a.m.

Morning: Morning classes from 8:30-10 a.m. and 10:30-noon.

Lunch: Buffet in the hotel dining room 12-1:30 p.m.

Afternoon: Afternoon classes 2-3:30 p.m.

Dinner: Buffet in hotel dining room from 5:30-7 p.m.

Evening: Evening entertainment begins at 7:30 p.m.

Lodging: Athenaeum Hotel

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, June 13 - One morning class session with wrap-up panel / Q ...
Breakfast: Buffet in hotel dining room 7-8:15 a.m.

Morning: Morning class sessions 8:30-10 a.m. and final panel wrap-up ending at 12 noon.

Lunch: Buffet in the hotel dining room at noon (or box lunches available if you needed to depart early).

Afternoon: Departure from Athenaeum Hotel following lunch. Program ends at 1:30 p.m.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


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Chautauqua, NY
Chautauqua County Visitors BureauPhone: 800-242-4569 Golf, tennis, nature walks, swimming, shopping all available.
For additional information, visit: www.tourchautauqua.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.

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

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4.8
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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