MN Field Trip & Activity Guide 2021-2022

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MN FIELD TRIP & ACTIVIT Y

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INSIDE: Field Trips • Assemblies • Camps • Classes Activities • Team-Building • Daytrips • Fundraising MN’s BEST Educational & Recreational Activities for ALL ages Photo Credit: High Touch High Tech Science Programs • Page 28

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CONTENTS A TOUCH OF MAGIC ENTERTAINMENT 651-748-9442 • www.atouchofmagicentertainment.com

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A MAZE’N FARMYARD • 57645 State Hwy 55, Eden Valley 320-453-6901 • www.amazenfarmyard.com

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AMERICA’S FUN SCIENCE 952-2904-2270 • www.americasfunscience.com

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AMERICAN SWEDISH INSTITUTE • 2600 Park Avenue, Minneapolis 612-870-3373 • www.asimn.org

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AUSTIN CVB / DISCOVER AUSTIN MINNESOTA 320-453-6901 • www.austinmn.com

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BALLET MINNESOTA / HOME OF THE NUTCRACKER 651-222-7919 • wwwballetminnesota.org

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BASE CAMP / CAMP NORTHERN STAR • 6202 Bloomington Rd, Ft Snelling 612-261-2301 • www.explorebasecamp.org

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BRIAN RICHARDS, EDUCATIONAL MAGICIAN 763-656-3662 • www.4aceproductions.com

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CAMP FIRE MN / CAMP TANADOONA • 3300 Tanadoona Drive, Excelsior 612-235-7284 • www.campfiremn.org

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- SPAM® Museum - Historic Paramount Theatre - Hormel Historic Home - Austin Artworks Ctr - Hormel Institute - JC Hormel Nature Center - Matchbook Children’s Theatre - Rydjor Bike Shop Museum

CHANHASSEN DINNER THEATRES • 501 West 78th Street, Chanhassen 21 952-934-1544 • www.chanhassendt.com CONQUER NINJA GYMS • 6 upper midwest locations 952-378-1285 • www.conquerninja.com

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Eden Prairie • 7000 Washington Ave S • 952-378-1285 Woodbury • 707 Commerce Dr Ste 120 • 952-378-1285 Burnsville • 3203 Corporate Center Dr Ste 180 • 952-378-1285 Blaine • 1467 101st Ave NE • 952-378-1285 Saint Paul • 400 Wabasha St N • 952-378-1285 Fargo (ND) • 3207 Main Avenue Ste A • 701-232-6652 mnfieldtriplibrary.org | 5


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CONTENTS CRAYOLA EXPERIENCE • Level 3, SE Court, Mall of America, Bloomington 32-33 952-851-5821 • www.crayolaexperience.com/mall-of-america DAZZLING DAVE • NATIONAL YO-YO MASTER 763-229-9696 • www.dazzlingdave.com

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EAGLE’S NEST INDOOR PLAYGROUND • 400 10th St NW, New Brighton 24 651-638-2130 • www.newbrightonmn.gov/eaglesnest ESCAPE ROOM PARTIES • MOBILE ESCAPE ROOMS 218-451-9822 • www.escaperoomparties.com

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FUN LAB • 10650 Baltimore Street NE Ste 300, Blaine 763-392-4522 • www.thefunlabcenter.com

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GERTENS FUNDRAISING 651-239-1321 • www.gertens.com/fundraising

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HAVE FUN BIKING • 1321 E 66th Street #102, Minneapolis 612-723-4511 • www.havefunbiking.com

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HIGH TOUCH HIGH TECH • SCIENCE MADE FUN! 952-888-1839 • www.sciencemadefunmsp.net

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HISTORICAL EXPERIENCES BY ARN KIND 507-381-0898 • www.historicalexperiences.org

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INTERNATIONAL WOLF CENTER • 1396 Highway 169, Ely 218-365-4695 • www.wolf.org

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IRON RANGE TOURISM • Eveleth 218-749-8161 • www.ironrange.org

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JELLYFISH ENTERTAINMENT • BLAZING BALLOONS 763-360-5889 • wwwjellyfishent.com

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- US Hockey Hall of Fame - Mesabi Trail - Soudan Underground Mine - MN Discovery Center - Giants Ridge - Lyric Center for the Arts - MN Museum of Mining - Paulucci Space Theatre - Hill Annex Mine - Greyhound Bus Museum - B’nai Abraham Heritage Ctr - Sax-Zim Bog - International Wolf Ctr - North American Bear Ctr - Forest History Ctr - Bois Forte Ojibwe Legend House Museum - Vince Shute Wildlife Sanctuary

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CONTENTS KEVIN HALL, THE MAGIC MANIAC • HALLS OF ENTERTAINMENT 763-783-0352 • wwwmagicmaniac.com

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KIDSDANCE • AMERICA’S INTERACTIVE DJs FOR KIDS! 612-220-1288 • www.kidsdance.com

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LANDMARK CENTER • 75 Fifth Street West, Saint Paul 651-292-3237 • www.landmarkcenter.org

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MALL OF AMERICA® • 2131 Lindau Lane, Bloomington 952-883-8643 • www.mallofamerica.com

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MINNESOTA CHILDREN’S MUSEUM • 10 West 7th Street, Saint Paul 651-225-6000 • www.mcm.org

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MINNESOTA LANDSCAPE ARBORETUM • 3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska 612-301-1210 • www.z.umn.edu/arbschoolprograms

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MINNESOTA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL • 3525 145th St W, Shakopee 952-445-7361 • www.renaissancefest.com

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NATIONAL EAGLE CENTER • 50 Pembroke Ave S, Wabasha 651-565-4989 • www.nationaleaglecenter.org

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- Nickelodeon® Universe • Physics Program - Crayola® Experience at Mall of America - M&M’s Mall of America - Moose Mountain Adventure Golf - The Escape Game - 5D Extreme Attraction - GameWorks - The Fair on 4 - Rock of Ages Blacklight Minigolf - Old Time Photos

- Sea Life Minnesota Aquarium - Flyover America - B&B Theatres Bloomington 13 at MOA® - Dutchmen’s Deck Ropes Course - Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy - Build-A-Bear Workshop® - The LEGO Store - Amazing Mirror Maze - Tactical Urban Combat - Rick Bronson’s House of Comedy

NICKELODEON UNIVERSE® AT MOA • 5000 Center Court, Bloomington 37 952-883-8809 • www.nickelodeonuniverse.com NORTHROP, U OF M • 84 Church St SE, Minneapolis 612-625-1578 • www.northrop.umn.edu

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CONTENTS NORTH SHORE ADVENTURE PARK • 42 Outer Drive, Silver Bay 218-220-5330 • www.northshoreadventurepark.com

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OSPREY WILDS ELC • 54165 Audubon Road, Sandstone 320-245-2648 • www.ospreywilds.org

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OWATONNA CHAMBER & TOURISM • VISIT OWATONNA 800-423-6466 • www.visitowatonna.org

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PARADISE CHARTER CRUISES • 2 Twin Cities locations 952-474-8058 • www.twincitiescruises.com

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PAVEK MUSEUM • 3517 Raleigh Avenue, St Louis Park 952-926-8198 • www.pavekmuseum.org

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RICH & THE RESISTORS • Richard Alan Productions 612-861-3570 • www.musicandgoodtimes.com

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ROCKIN’ JUMP TRAMPOLINE PARK • 2015 Silver Bell Road #195, Eagan 651-321-2023 • www.rockinjump.com/eagan

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SCHUBERT CLUB MUSIC MUSEUM • 75 W 5th St, 2nd Fl, Saint Paul 651-292-3266 • www.schubert.org/museum

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SEA LIFE AT MALL OF AMERICA • 120 East Broadway, MOA, Bloomington 952-853-0632 • www.visitsealife.com/minnesota

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SEAQUEST ROSEVILLE • Rosedale Center, 1595 Hwy 36 W, Roseville 651-330-2590 • www.roseville.visitseaquest.com

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- MN State Public School Orphanage Museum - STEP BACK IN TIME Tour - Steele County Free Fair - Village of Yesteryear - Cabela’s World’s Foremost Outfitter - Little Theatre of Owatonna - Medford Outlet Center - Reptile & Amphibian (RAD) Zoo - National Farmer’s Bank - Owatonna Arts Center - Steele County History Center - Harry Wenger Marching Band Festival - Unique Industry Tours (Wenger, Al-Corn Ethanol, Owatonna Public Utilities)

- Lake Minnetonka • Port of Excelsior, Excelsior - Mississippi River • Bohemian Flats Park, 2150 W River Parkway S, Minneapolis

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CONTENTS SIDEKICK THEATRE • Ives Auditorium, 11411 Masonic Home Dr, Blmgtn 53 612-440-7529 • www.sidekicktheatre.com SKYROCK FARM & CAROUSEL • 2825 Willow Drive, Medina 612-408-2848 • www.skyrockfarm.com

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SNAPOLOGY MINNEAPOLIS • 2649 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis 612-440-7627 • www.minneapolis.snapology.com

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STAGES THEATRE COMPANY • 1111 Main Street, Hopkins 952-979-1119 • www.stagestheatre.org

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STEM BUILDERS LEARNING CENTERS • 3 Twin Cities locations 57 STEM Builders of Blaine • 13561 113th Ave NE, #100, Blaine 612-217-4117 • www.stembuilders.com/blaine STEM Builders of Plymouth • 15600 35th Ave N #201, Plymouth 763-273-4354 • www.stembuilders.com/plymouth STEM Builders of Eden Prairie • 8877 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie 952-207-2176 • www.stembuilders.com/eden-prairie TAYLORS FALLS RECREATION • 3 Twin Cities locations Scenic Boat Tours • 220 South Street, Taylors Falls 651-465-6315 • www.taylorsfallsboat.com/boat-tours Canoe & Kayak Rental • 307 Milltown Road, Taylors Falls 651-465-1080 • www.taylorsfallscanoe.com/canoe-and-kayak Wildwood RV Park & Campground • 20078 Lake Blvd, Shafer 651-465-7162 • www.wildwoodcamping.com/camping

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TEDDY BEAR BAND • Richard Alan Productions 612-861-3570 • www.teddybearband.com

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THE JOLLY POPS • Happy Dads Playing Family Music 917-676-8635 • www.thejollypops.com

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THE TROPICS WATERPARK • 4580 Victoria St N, Shoreview 50 651-490-4700 • www.shoreviewmn.gov/parks-rec/community-center TROLLHAUGEN OUTDOOR RECREATION • 2232 100th Ave, Dresser (WI) 59 715-755-2955 • www.trollhaugen.com mnfieldtriplibrary.org | 9


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CONTENTS URBAN AIR ADVENTURE PARK • 3580 Holly Lane North, Plymouth 763-307-1003 • www.urbanairplymouth.com

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USA INFLATABLES • The MN Party & Event Pros 763-506-0400 • www.usainflatables.com

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WHEEL FUN RENTALS • 8 Minnesota locations 63 877-273-2453 • wheelfunrentals.com/wheel-fun-rentals-minnesota/ DULUTH • Canal Park, 365 South Lake Ave, Duluth 218-464-7292 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/duluth/canal-park/ MINNEAPOLIS • Bde Maka Ska • 3000 Calhoun Parkway E, Mpls 612-823-5765 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/minneapolis/bde-maka-ska/ MINNEAPOLIS • Lake Harriet • 4135 E Lake Harriet Parkway, Mpls 612-922-9226 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/minneapolis/lake-harriet/ MINNEAPOLIS • Lake Nokomis • 5022 W Nokomis Pkwy, Mpls 612-729-1127 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/minneapolis/lake-nokomis/ MINNEAPOLIS • Minnehaha Falls, 4801 S Minnehaha Park Dr, Mpls 612-729-2660 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/minneapolis/minnehaha-falls/ RICHFIELD • Veterans Memorial Park, 6335 Portland Ave S, Richfield 612-861-9348 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/richfield/veterans-memorial-park/ SAINT PAUL • Lake Como, 1360 N Lexington Parkway, Saint Paul 651-487-8046 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/st-paul/lake-como/ SAINT PAUL • Como Park Mini Golf, 1300 Midway Parkway, Saint Paul 651-487-4179 • wheelfunrentals.com/mn/st-paul/como-golf/

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PROVIDERS

by Region & Type

GREATER MINNESOTA A Maze’N Farmyard • Eden Valley Austin Tourism • Austin International Wolf Center • Ely Iron Range Tourism • Eveleth Osprey Wilds ELC • Sandstone Owatonna Tourism • Owatonna National Eagle Center • Wabasha North Shore Adventure Park • Silver Bay Wheel Fun Rentals • Duluth

Trollhaugen • Dresser (WI) Urban Air Adventure Park • Plymouth Wheel Fun Rentals • Twin Cities Wildwood RV Park & Campground • Taylors Falls

ASSEMBLIES, CLASSES, DISTANCE LEARNING, PERFORMERS & ENTERTAINMENT America’s Fun Science American Swedish Institute Osprey Wilds of the North Woods Brian Richards, Educational Speaker & Magician Dazzling Dave, National Yo-Yo Master TWIN CITIES METRO Escape Room Parties, Mobile Escape Rooms American Swedish Institute • Minneapolis High Touch High Tech Science Programs Ballet MN • Saint Paul Historical Experiences by Arn Kind Base Camp • Saint Paul International Wolf Center Distance Learning Camp Tanadoona/Camp Fire MN • Excelsior Kevin Hall, The Magic Maniac Chanhassen Dinner Theatres • Chanhassen KidsDance, America’s Interactive DJ’s for Kids Conquer Ninja Gyms • Twin Cities Minnesota Children’s Museum Crayola Experience at MOA • Bloomington Eagle’s Nest Indoor Playground • New Brighton Minnesota Landscape Arboretum National Eagle Center Fun Lab • Blaine Northrop, U of M Landmark Center • Saint Paul Schubert Museum Minnesota Children’s Museum • Saint Paul Snapology Minneapolis Minnesota Landscape Arboretum • Chaska Stages Theatre Company Minnesota Renaissance Festival • Shakopee Teddy Bear Band / Rich & The Resistors Minnesota InterScholastic Cycling League The Jolly Pops Mall of America® • Bloomington USA Inflatables Nickelodeon® Universe MOA • Bloomington Wheel Fun Rentals Northrop, U of M • Minneapolis Paradise Charter Cruises • Excelsior FUNDRAISING Pavek Museum • St Louis Park A Touch of Magic Entertainment Rockin’ Jump Indoor Trampoline Park • Eagan Brian Richards, Educational Speaker & Magician Schubert Museum • Saint Paul Dazzling Dave, National Yo-Yo Master Sea Life MN Aquarium at MOA • Bloomington Fun Lab SeaQuest • Roseville Gertens Fundraising Shoreview Community Center • Shoreview Kevin Hall, The Magic Maniac Sidekick Theatre • Bloomington Mall of America® Skyrock Farm & Carousel • Medina Minnesota Renaissance Festival Snapology • Minneapolis Nickelodeon Universe® at MOA SPAM® Museum • Austin Rockin’ Jump Indoor Trampoline Park Stages Theatre Company • Hopkins SeaQuest Roseville STEM BUILDERS Learning Center • Twin Cities Sidekick Theatre Taylors Falls Canoe & Kayak Rental • Taylors Falls Taylors Falls Canoe & Kayak Rental Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours • Taylors Falls Urban Air Plymouth The Tropics Waterpark • Shoreview USA Inflatables mnfieldtriplibrary.org | 11


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MAKING SCIENCE FUN! UN!

Our programs help promote team building, leadership, self-confidence, creativity and joy. We make science FUN!

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Field Trips On Site – Science / STEAM After School programs – Science / STEAM Summer programs – Science / STEAM Science-themed parties, events & assemblies Hands-on learning

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Discover Us. Discover You.

– Trip Advisor

Visit the only castle in the Twin Cities!

Youth & Family Field Trips Learning Opportunities Summer Day Camps

Active Adults Group Tours & Dining Classes & Workshops Exhibitions & Events

Events & Meetings Corporate Gatherings Catering by Slate & Stone Weddings & Parties

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YEAR-ROUND FIELD TRIPS AND EVENT SPACE AT CAMP NORTHERN STAR BASE CAMP • Your Centrally Located Option • Year-Round Field Trips • Meeting and Party Space • Birthdays

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ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

FIELD TRIPS

Spark your students’ curiosity through hands-on, outdoor experiential learning with Camp Fire Minnesota! STEM • TEAMBUILDING • ECOSYSTEMS • OUTDOOR SKILLS

Field Trips: The perfect destination to explore the natural world, with 103 acres of wetlands, prairie, Big Woods, and wilderness at Tanadoona in Excelsior, MN. In-School: Bring our naturalists and nature education into your classroom. Virtual: Live, interactive lessons led by our naturalists. Pre-K-12: All lessons tied to MN State Standards.

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FEATURING

Web Tower Challenge Quadruple Wave Slide Tight Rope Walk Hanging Foam Forest Two Interactive Projectors One-of-a-Kind Eagles Nest and Tree Climb Toddler Play Section Private Party Rooms

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THE FUN LAB The Perfect Formula for Group FUN!

FIELD TRIPS BIRTHDAY PARTIES CLASS TRIPS PROMS SCHOOL FESTIVALS TEAM-BUILDING FAMILY FUN FUNDRAISING!

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FOR OVER YEARS! THERE IS A PROGRAM FOR EVERY SEASON

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Explore

Inspire

Engage

Hands-On S.T.E.M. experiences for Preschool, Elementary, SAC and Scouts

S.T.E.M. field trips that come to you! We do Birthdays

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3 Schools 3 Scouts 3 Continuing Education

TEACHERS! Do you need effective tools to engage

and inspire your students? We have STEM-based content on a topic that they won’t be able to resist—wolves!

WOLFLINK VIDEOCONFERENCING Through two-way videoconferencing, our educators and ambassador wolves will keep your students on the edge of their seats while learning about these mysterious predators in a LIVE program from Ely, Minnesota!

GROUP VISITS

Create a group visit to the Center in Ely that will enhance your curriculum. Program content can be aligned with specific state and/or national standards to fit your needs.

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Experience the

SPECTACULAR!

All groups are welcome here! Travel a mile into the earth at Soudan Underground Mine in Tower or view miles of mining action from Hull Rust Mineview in Hibbing. Stop in at the Hockey Hall of Fame or take a trolley to a historic mining location. There’s excitement at every turn on the beautiful Mesabi Iron Range.

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Balloon Art, Face painting, Balloon Deliverie s, and a Live Repti le Show! Corporate events, school events, in-door field trips, parties, we do it all! Our reptile show is fun, funny, & educational! !

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Plan a field trip to Landmark Center and Visit the Schub

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COMING SOON - A more interactive and memorable experience! From July 1, 2019 - August 1, 2020 the Schubert Club will be in the midst of an exciting renovation project. During the remodel project the museum will be open as construction plans allow. Please call ahead to confirm hours.


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SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

LET NATURE BE YOUR CLASSROOM Field Trips

K–6 Come to the Arboretum for a seasonal learning experience in our gardens.

Plantmobile

K–2 Reserve a mobile Field Trip, delivered in person, right in your own classroom.

Field Trip in-a-Box

K–6 Order a complete class-sized Field Trip, packed in a box, mailed directly to you.

z.umn.edu/ArbSchoolPrograms Schools 612-301-1210 | General 612-624-2200 3675 Arboretum Drive | Chaska, MN 55318

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Attend In-person or Online

2021-22 NORTHROP DANCE AND MUSIC MATINEES

See the “Pride of Minnesota” in performances that showcase music, tradition, and entertainment.

DANCE THEATRE OF HARLEM Jan 27 Experience “the first Black classical ballet company” with repertory that explores the African-American experience and amplifies Black voices.

RAGAMALA DANCE COMPANY Feb 25 Explore traditional Indian dance and culture through Ragamala’s Fires of Varanasi: Dance of the Eternal Pilgrim.

Dance Theatre of Harlem’s Anthony Santos, Derek Brockington, Amanda Smith and Dylan Santos. Photo © Rachel Neville.

Nov 19-21

Ragamala Dance Company. Photo © Three Phases Multimedia LLC.

60TH ANNUAL MARCHING BAND INDOOR CONCERT

Univeristy of Minnesota Marching Band. Photo © Gopher Photo.

$3.50 in-person tickets | On-demand tickets starting at $5 Bus reimbursement available

Apr 29 Discover the musical possibilities of percussion, blended with street dance, for virtuosic, energetic performances.

Photo courtesy of Third Coast Percussion.

THIRD COAST PERCUSSION WITH MOVEMENT ART AS IS

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K-12 Field Trips in Sandstone, MN Environmental Education Wildlife Animal Ambassadors Adventure Activities: High Ropes, Archery, Canoeing, Rock Climbing • 11+ Miles of Trails • SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE!

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O wa t o n n a Group T our P a c k a g e Visit the World Famous 1908 Louis Sullivan-Designed Bank, the only known Orphanage Museum in Minnesota, and learn about Minnesota Pioneer Life at the Village of Yesteryear! MYSTERY TOURS AVAILABLE! Keep the destination a secret and let us know your desired dates, and we’ll put together the itinerary for you!

Group Rate: $39/person Lunch included!

TOURS FOR EVERYONE From manufacturers to museums, Owatonna has tours for learning or leisure. Find the perfect tour for your group in Owatonna!

Book T od ay!

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Group Luncheons Corporate Events Narrated Tours Staff Retreats Parties & Reunions Educational Field Trips Class Trips Proms & Homecoming Weddings Lake Minnetonka

Mississippi River

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www.TwinCitiesCruises.com Mississippi River, Bohemian Flats Park, Minneapolis Port of Excelsior on Lake Minnetonka, Excelsior

952-474-8058

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The South Metro’s

FIELD TRIPS

DESTINATION When it comes to fitness and fun, no other South Metro recreation center beats Rockin’ Jump in Eagan. At up to 1000 calories burned per hour, you’re group will have a blast and get a serious workout. Our 28,000 sq ft of jumping, climbing and ninja attractions will help everyone experience fitness and competition disguised as fun.

Group discounts start at 28% off and go up to 42% off our normal rates, depending on the size of your group. Contact us at 651-321-2023 or https://bit.ly/rjeagangroups

2015 Silver Bell Road, Ste 195, Eagan, MN 55122 • rockinjump.com/eagan • 651-419-9020

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OCEAN

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About SeaQuest

SeaQuest is the ultimate land and sea adventure for families and children of all ages. Hand-feed Flash the Sloth; feel the shell of Stormin’ Norman the giant sulcata tortoise; snorkel with stingrays and sharks; take a selfie with Marina the Mermaid; and interact with over 1,200 animals from five continents!

NEW 20% off pricing $3.96 FOR TITLE 1 SCHOOLS AND $5.56 FOR REG GUEST

TEACHERS ARE ALWAYS FREE!

All tours are 60-90 minutes. Guided tour minimum: 15 guests (considerations can be made for special needs, senior, and Scout groups). Tours groups are limited to 25 total people (students & chaperones) per Educator. A $50.00 deposit will be charged if they eat lunch in the event room and it is left dirty. Each group is led by a TM trained for field trips. After the guided tour, groups are welcome to continue exploring SeaQuest as long as their schedule allows.

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A unique and fun experience for all ages

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We are ready to get kids back to being kids in our STEAM-focused camps, classes, field trips, parties, scouting programs and team building events!

Play-based activities abound for students ages 2-14 years where learning STEAM concepts is centered around building, creating and experimenting with the help of our knowledgable and energetic instructors!

REACH OUT NOW! minneapolis@snapology.com minneapolis.snapology.com

612-440-7627

Discovery Center • 2649 Lyndale Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55408

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Motivate to Innovate . . .

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GENERATIONS OF FANS!

MUSICAL FUN FOR ALL AGES!

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FINDERS KEEPERS…

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