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The Roosevelts on Campobello Island: Life at the Glorious Edge

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6 Days | 5 Nights
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
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.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.


These instructors are participating on at least one day of one date of this program.
Please note that changes may occur.

Linda Godfrey

Linda Cross Godfrey is the creator and owner of The Atlantic Leadership Center, and has welcomed Road Scholar participants to the Downeast, Maine and Maritime, New Brunswick areas for more than 16 years. Known as "one of Maine's most inspiring speakers," Linda leads classes on Native American lore, seaside flora and fauna, and offers inspiring stories of the area. She also serves as the facilitator for the Washington County Leadership Institute for the Sunrise County Economic Council.

Robert Godfrey

Robert Godfrey is owner of Old Sow Publishing in Eastport, Maine, which promotes the international Passamaquoddy Bay area and local Old Sow Whirlpool. He has been a long-time student of the Bay of Fundy and local tides, tidal phenomena and Old Sow Whirlpool lore. Godfrey is the president-for-life of Old Sow Whirlpool Survivors Association, and can be seen in the 2009 History Channel video production, "Underwater Universe: The Seven Deadly Seas."

Dr. Colin Windhorst,

Dr. Colin Windhorst is a historian with a long established interest in New England and a special love for the people and history of Eastern Maine. He is a frequent speaker for Road Scholar on the history of Campobello Island and its connections to Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. Dr. Windhorst earned his Ph.D. from the University of Maine in 1996, and since then he has lectured and written extensively on the history of Maine, with particular interests the Passamaquoddy Bay area.

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at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
12 meals: 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips
1 Performances


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