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LAKE GENEVA, WISCONSIN

Decade By Decade: The 1930s – The New Deal, Hollywood and Swing

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Program #12339RJ
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.
The Roaring ‘20s. The Great Depression. World War II. The Baby Boom. When you break down America’s history decade by decade, famous people, events and fads immediately come to mind. Join us for an interactive learning adventure that examines the people, events and popular culture of the 20th century — 10 years at a time. Who were the greatest leaders in the country? What type of music was moving the beat of the generation? How was Hollywood influencing popular culture? Answer these questions and more through lively discussion, media presentations and expert analysis.


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• Explore the popular culture of the decade from fashion to fads to Hollywood films.
• Discuss the influence and legacy of the politicians, entertainers and famous icons that helped shape the era.
• Attend a matinee performance and enjoy a delicious meal at the Fireside Theater.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Coordinated by Covenant Harbor.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
13 Expert-led lectures
1 Field trips
1 Performances

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