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BEGINS IN: WINNIPEG, MANITOBA

Into the Arctic Skies: Aurora and Astronomy in Churchill

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Program #7931RJ
9 Days | 8 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Active
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Roger Woloshyn

Roger Woloshyn has been known as "Starman" throughout his career as a writer, producer and presenter of shows at the Manitoba Planetarium. For more than 20 years, he has journeyed to Churchill to lead courses on the aurora borealis — the best location in the world to witness this natural phenomenon — and on simple binocular astronomy. Roger is a noted competitive speaker and he has presented lectures and seminars as far away as Australia, although, by his own admission, he has never seen the aurora australis.

Currently selected:Prices Starting At:
Mar 4 — Mar 12, 2014 $3395  
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Special Offer: For most programs in Canada in 2014, when you purchase your airfare from us you’ll receive free round-trip airport transfers to get you to and from your program! To take advantage of this new service, mention you need airfare when you call to enroll. If you enroll online, select the “Travel —Custom Arrangements” option, and Road Scholar Travel Services will contact you to make the arrangements.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
8 nights of accommodations
20 meals: 8 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners
7 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
2 Flights during the program

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4.8
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