Sauk Makes it Possible — You Make it Happen

Trips & Tours

Day Trips

Shedd Aquarium

Dive into an experience to Shedd Aquarium in Chicago. The Shedd Aquarium offers you connections to the whole aquatic world. Where do you want to go and what do you want to see and experience? With 32,000 animals to meet (and dozens to touch!), award winning exhibits to explore and in-depth, hands-on activities to try, the possibilities are almost endless. Begin your exploration with SVCC on President’s Day! Trip limited to 55 participants. Trip includes a Total Experience Ticket Shedd Aquarium, transportation, tips & snacks (All Ages).

Bus departs SVCC North Parking lot promptly at 7:30 a.m., arriving at the Shedd Aquarium at approximately 9:30 a.m. Bus departs Shedd Aquarium at 3:00 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at 5:30 p.m.

CRN:60796
Monday, February 19; 7:30AM-5:30PM
Chicago, IL Coordinator-Brenda Helms
$69 per person

The Field Museum Chicago

Join us as we get a closer look with an all access pass to The Field Museum in Chicago. The special exhibit that will be included is about Mummies. From deep within The Field Museum’s vaults comes the mysterious world of mummies. Enjoy rare up-close look at mummies – some not on public view for over a century – and the new discoveries by Field Museum scientists. Showcasing a unique selection of over 20 mummies – including one of the oldest mummies in the world – discover why mummification was not just for royal Egyptians. Virtually navigate into sarcophagus, unwrap the outer wrappings, and explore the interior. You may think that you’ve seen mummies before, but you’ve never seen mummies like this. Begin your exploration with SVCC during your local schools’ spring break!Trip limited to 55 participants. Trip includes an All-Access Pass to The Field Museum, transportation, tips, and snacks (All Ages).

Bus departs SVCC North Parking lot promptly at 7:30 a.m., arriving at The Field Museum at approximately 9:30 a.m. Bus departs The Field Museum at 3:00 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at 5:30 p.m.

CRN:60797
Wednesday, March 28; 7:30AM-5:30PM
Chicago, IL Coordinator-Brenda Helms
$69 per person

Wine & Galena Experience

Truly experience the essence of Galena by visiting the Galena Cellars Winery & Vineyard for a tasting of six delicious wines. We will then travel to downtown Galena where you can enjoy a relaxing afternoon exploring downtown Galena on your own schedule. Come for the wine, shopping, and food. Trip is limited to 55 participants. Trip includes wine tasting, transportation, tips, and snacks (Ages 21 & Up).

Bus departs SVCC North Parking lot promptly at 9:00 a.m., arriving at Galena Cellars Winery at approximately 11:00 a.m. Bus departs Galena at 5:30 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at 7:30 p.m.

CRN:60798
Saturday, April 7; 9:00AM-7:30PM
Galena, IL Coordinator-Brenda Helms
$49 per person

Mystic Blue Lunch Cruise

Step aboard a Mystic Blue Lunch Cruise for a casual and relaxed experience with some of the best views of the Chicago skyline. Kick back with a tasty lunch buffet as the sun shines against the Chicago skyline. These are the best views of the city! This trip includes transportation to and from Navy Pier, a two-hour cruise on Lake Michigan, delicious lunch buffet, unlimited soda, coffee, hot tea, iced tea, and water, the best views of Chicago’s skyline and attractions, and onboard entertainment. Individuals will have an opportunity to explore Navy Pier before and after the cruise. Trip is limited to 55 participants (All Ages).

Bus departs SVCC North Parking lot promptly at 8:30 a.m., arriving at Navy Pier at approximately 10:30 a.m. Boarding for the Mystic Blue will begin at 12:00PM. Bus departs Navy Pier at 5:00 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at approximately 7:30 p.m.

CRN:TBD
Thursday, August 16; 8:30AM-7:30PM
Chicago, IL Coordinator-Brenda Helms
$99 per person