Three-Day Shopping/Salvaging Trip to Cover Three States

Three-Day Shopping/Salvaging Trip to Cover Three States

 (Columbus, Neb.) – A class, “Life is a Journey,” will be offered in the form of a bus trip that will take participants to Iowa and Illinois for “shopping, salvaging and sharing.”

            The bus trip is sponsored by Central Community College-Columbus and will depart from the NPPD parking lot in Columbus at 7 a.m. on June 4 and return to the same location on the evening of June 6.

            Shopping and eating stops are scheduled in Council Bluffs, Des Moines, Dubuque and Le Claire, Iowa, and Galena, Ill. Highlights will include the opportunity to shop at more than 150 boutique stores on the banks of the Mississippi River; visit Antique Archeology, home to The History Channel’s hit show, “American Pickers;” and wander through 13 greenhouses on 26 acres.

            Registration and payment are required by April 27. The cost is $399, which includes transportation and hotel (double occupancy).

            For more information or to register, contact Karen Mroczek at (402) 562-1249; toll-free at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 1249; or by email at

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