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SLAYTON, MINNESOTA

Minnesota's Dakota Conflict, Nature's Notebook, and Comparative Religion

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Program #8917RJ
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.
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.
Elizabeth from Montevideo, MN Number of programs attended: 7
Date attended: 09/14/14 - 09/19/14
I recommend this program to all who wish to experience the prairie and history of this area of southwest Minnesota. Each instructor is tops, field trips informative and varied, and the community that develops between participants due to the convenience of Conference Center lodging, classroom location to sleeping rooms, informal gathering spaces, tasty meals and beautiful lakeside views under towering old oak trees makes this program among the best offered by Road Scholar.

Barbara from Janesville, WI Number of programs attended: 1
Date attended: 09/14/14 - 09/19/14
I've just has one of the best weeks of 2014! Wow....so much to learn and so much to think about, so much to appreciate about Minnesota!

Ed from Janesville, WI Number of programs attended: 4
Date attended: 09/14/14 - 09/19/14
I have attended five Road Scholar programs and all have been outstanding. This program incorporates a wide variety of subjects, the primary ones being the comparison of the major world religions. Also, this area of Minnesota has a very interesting history pertaining to the Indian attack on the white settlers in 1862. The participants came from a wide background and were able to relate these separate topics because the presenters usually made an attempt to tie them together.

Elaine from Franklin, WI Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 04/28/13 - 05/03/13
This is a great program. You will learn history , more about the Abrahamic religions, meet great new people and come away with new insights.

Mary Ann from Westminster, MD Number of programs attended: 5
Date attended: 04/28/13 - 05/03/13
This was a really great program - very diverse in its topics and run by two wonderful people - Jon Hoyme and Holly Miller. The participants were great as well. The base was perfect for the group and the field trips well-organized. A wonderful assortment of local speakers. The setting of the Lutheran retreat/camp is so pretty. I'm going to recommend this to friends.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
14 Expert-led lectures
4 Field trips

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