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Program #1472RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
While all of our learning adventures offer extraordinary value, our "Best Value" programs were rated by our participants themselves who thought their dollar went particularly far.
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.
Jan from Lexington, KY Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
This was my first time to attend--but it won't be my last! I didn't expect to laugh so much all week! I felt welcomed and included by everyone, and their encouragement gave me confidence. Great instructors for all levels, delicious homestyle food, fun times with friendly people, and at the end of the day, a comfortable bed. I had a GREAT time!

Lora from Nolensville, TN Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
Best opportunity for learning mountain dulcimer for the first timer, or to increase your skills if you already play, in a comfortable, no-stress setting. I have gone five years in a row and always find it fun, relaxing, and informative.

Marsha from Nashville, TN Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 04/06/14 - 04/11/14
This retreat was fun, informative and in a beautiful setting. I wouldn't change a thing about it!

Clay from Versailles, KY Number of programs attended: 8
Date attended: 04/07/13 - 04/12/13
I have been to his program many times. Registration was uninformed and terrible. If I had not known what it was, I would not have gone. Those people in the central office are trying to kill business.

Helen from Appleton, WI Number of programs attended: 35
Date attended: 04/07/13 - 04/12/13
As a repeat attendee, I have enjoyed this program very much. Its like old home week as many return each year.

Mary Ann from Larrabee, IA Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 04/07/13 - 04/12/13
Who knew you could actually learn to make beautiful music on the mountain dulcimer in 5 days? The beginner's instructor was a magician! He had our group sounding great within 2 days. The lodging was located in a beautiful area of the Kentucky hills, the instructors were phenomenal and all the participants were enthusiastic. I hope to return next year and will recommend this program to anyone with an interest in folk music.

Alice from Bluffton, OH Number of programs attended: 3
Date attended: 04/07/13 - 04/12/13
This was an outstanding opportunity to learn new dulcimer skills with top teachers. Plus, although 50% of those attending were returnees, and I was first-timer, traveling alone, I felt welcomed and included in all activities. An overall fun, educational experience!


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