2015 Field Trip & Activity Guide

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Wanting to find a great MN Field Trip for your school or group trip for your active adults? Need to find an educational performer or entertainer? Or a fundraiser? Always check the Guide!


<ul><li><p>COMM</p><p>UNITI</p><p>ES wi</p><p>th FIEL</p><p>D TRIP</p><p>S! </p><p>Why n</p><p>ot a F</p><p>ield T</p><p>rip wi</p><p>th 2 o</p><p>r 3 sto</p><p>ps? </p><p>GUIDE The 2015 MN Field Trip &amp; Youth Activity</p><p>Your Resource for Minnesotas Best Educational Destinations, Recreational Activities, Assemblies &amp; Programs, Educational Performers, Entertainment &amp; Fundraising Opportunities. </p><p>LAKE SUPERIOR RAILROAD MUSEUM, 1 of 20+ eld trips in Duluth</p><p>Flip this Guide over and see the 2015 </p><p>Student Travel Guide! </p><p> For curriculum-based eld trips and more: www.MnFieldTripLibrary.org</p><p>250+ FREE BROCHURES TO DOWNLOAD : www.MnFieldTripLibrary.org </p></li><li><p>GET INTRODUCED TO MINNESOTAS BEST FIELD TRIPS, PROGRAMS &amp; FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES! THE 2015 FIELD TRIP GUIDE - Pick one up at a conference, or read it online. Free! THE LIBRARY ONLINE - Your 24/7 idea and literature resource. No passwords. Free! GET OUR FREE MONTHLY E-NEWSLETTER Signup is easyget the news rst. Free! ATTEND THE ANNUAL MN FIELD TRIP EXPO Meet the providers, your Partners. Free! </p><p>Minnesota Field Trip Library &amp; EXPO www.MnFieldTripLibrary.org 612-518-8353</p><p>Were your field trips </p><p>as good as this? </p><p>2</p></li><li><p>Compliments of MN Field Trip Library. Download more CHECKLISTS at: www.MnFieldTripLibrary.orgFIELD TRIP CHECKLIST</p><p>Field Trip Destination __________________________________________________ Field Trip Date(s) &amp; Time(s) ______________________________________________ Teacher Contact Name _____________________________Cell ________________ Bus Parking? ________ Bathrooms onsite? _______ Special Needs Svs? ____________ In event of rain/snow, are boots/special clothing needed? _________________________ Does provider have curriculum Study Guide applying to your class or grade? ____________ Phone # if bus runs late, schedule changes or emergency _________________________ # of chaperones / staff needed? ___________________________________________ Names of chaperones/staff ______________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________ </p><p>Checklist 1. __________Field Trip entered on Schools Master Calendar(s) 2. __________Cafeteria notied (including the number of lunches needed) 3. __________Faculty members trained to administer medication 4. __________Student Permission Slips and/or Waivers signed 5. __________Volunteer forms signed &amp; on le for all non-staff members 6. __________Substitute and lunch/playground duty coverage 7. __________Bus conrmation from Transportation Department 8. __________Field Trip conrmation from the actual destination </p><p>9. __________Study Guide received and reviewed 10. __________Students prepared (curriculum, venue rules, assigned group, asking questions) 11. __________If paying onsite the day of eld trip: cash, check, credit card </p><p>Other___________________________________________________________________ </p><p>I have notified Principal (dates, location, schedule, contact) Cafeteria (lunches) Nurse (medication, med-cert teacher) Team Lead (coverage, schedule, permission slips) Principals Secretary (coverage, schedule, contact) Transportation (bus conrmation) Parents (i.e., permission slip, waiver, volunteer form, talent form, changes in schedule) 3</p></li><li><p>Make friends.</p><p>Explore caves.</p><p>Take hikes.</p><p>Visit museums.</p><p>Launch rockets.</p><p>Race cars.</p><p>Roast marshmallows.</p><p>Take pictures.</p><p>Help people.</p><p>Play Sports.</p><p>Learn games.</p><p>Build character.</p><p>Gain confidence.</p><p>Hit targets.</p><p>Laugh loud.</p><p>Camp out.</p><p>Work together.</p><p>Have fun.</p><p>Adventure is waiting.Get it at AdventureIsCalling.org.</p><p>You can join Scouting year round. Programs for boys ages 5-20 and girls ages 14-20 Register online at AdventureIsCalling.org or call 763-231-7201</p><p>4</p></li><li><p> AIRMAX TRAMPOLINE PARK &amp; FUN CENTER TC Metro &amp; Central MN 9 7000 Washington Ave S, Eden Prairie 952-232-0096 www.airmaxxtrampolinepark.com 3900 Roosevelt Road, St Cloud 320-281-5599 www.airmaxxtrampolinepark.com AMERICAN WORKSHOP TC Metro 10, 11 6 1170 E Cliff Road, Burnsville 952-500-8812 www.americanworkshop.com AUDUBON CENTER OF THE NORTH WOODS NE MN 12 7 54165 Audubon Drive, Sandstone 320-245-2648 www.audubon-center.org BASE CAMP / NORTHERN STAR COUNCIL / BSA TC Metro 4, 13 201 Bloomington Rd, Saint Paul 651-254-9135 www.explorebasecamp.org BIG ISLAND RENDEZVOUS &amp; FESTIVAL SW MN 14 Bancroft Bay Park, Albert Lea 800-658-2526 www.bigislandfestivalandbbq.org BIG THRILL FACTORY TC Metro 15 17585 Highway 7, Minnetonka 952-698-7707 www.bigthrillfactory.com BRIAN RICHARDS, EDUCATIONAL SPEAKER Statewide 16 763-424-3487 www.4aceproductions.com CHANHASSEN DINNER THEATRES TC Metro 8 501 W 78th St, Chanhassen 952-934-1544 www.chanhassentheatres.com COWLES CENTER FOR DANCE AND THE PERFORMING ARTS TC Metro 17 528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis 612-206-3643 www.thecowlescenter.org CRITTERS &amp; COMPANY Wildlife ShowsWith a Purpose Statewide 18 763-427-3442 www.crittersandcompany.com DAZZLING DAVE, NATIONAL YO-YO MASTER Statewide 19 763-229-9696 www.dazzlingdave.com EAGLE BLUFF ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING CENTER SE MN 20 28097 Goodview Dr, Lanesboro 507-467-2437 www.eagle-bluff.org EKO BACKEN SNOWTUBING TC Metro 21 22570 Manning Trail, Scandia 651-433-2422 www.ekobacken.com FESTIVAL OF NATIONS TC Metro 22 Saint Paul RiverCentre, Saint Paul 651-647-0191 www.festivalofnations.com GAMES2U ENTERTAINMENT &amp; FUNDRAISING Statewide 23 651-402-2113 www.facebook.com/Games2U.TwinCities GAMIN RIDE ENTERTAINMENT Statewide 24 612-460-5001 www.facebook.com/GaminRide.TwinCities GERTENS FUNDRAISING TC Metro 25 5500 Blaine Ave, Inver Grove Heights 651-239-1321 www.gertensfundraisers.com HISTORIC THEATRE GROUP / ORPHEUM, STATE &amp; PANTAGES THEATRES TC Metro 9 Orpheum Theatre 910 Hennepin Avenue State Theatre 805 Hennepin Avenue Pantages Theatre 710 Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis 612-373-5644 www.hennepintheatretrust.org HISTORICAL EXPERIENCES with Arn Kind, Educational Performer Statewide 26 507-381-0898 www.historicalexperiences.org I KNOW MY WAY LLC Orienteering by Andrea Schneider Statewide 27 651-261-0091 www.iknowmyway.org IN THE COMPANY OF KIDS THEATRE &amp; PERFORMING ARTS SCHOOL TC Metro 28 Hopkins, Burnsville, Maple Grove, Richeld 952-220-1676 www.cokartscenter.com </p><p>Do you plan student &amp; youth activities? Youll nd Minnesotas BEST right here Download their free brochures, program flyers &amp; study guides at: www.MnFieldTripLibrary.org.</p><p>Table of Contents A - ZField Trip </p><p>Guide ______ </p><p>Student Travel Guide ______</p><p>5</p></li><li><p> INTERNATIONAL WOLF CENTER NE MN 29 1396 Highway 169, Ely 218-365-4695 www.wolf.org KEEPERS OF THE SACRED TRADITION OF PIPEMAKERS SW MN 30 10 400 N Hiawatha Ave, Pipestone 507-825-3734 www.pipekeepers.org KEVIN HALL, THE MAGIC MANIAC HALLS OF ENTERTAINMENT Statewide 48, 49 763-783-0352 www.hallsofmagic.com KIDCREATE STUDIO TC Metro 31 7918 Mitchell Road, Eden Prairie 952-974-3438 www.kidcreatestudio.com 1785 Radio Drive, Woodbury 651-735-0880 www.kidcreatestudio.com KIDSDANCE Americas Interactive DJ for Kids! Statewide 32 888-38-DANCE www.kidsdance.com LANDMARK CENTER TC Metro 33 75 West 5th St, Saint Paul 651-292-3237 www.landmarkcenter.org LARK TOYS SE MN 34 63604 170th Ave, Kellogg 507-767-3387 www.larktoys.com LAURA INGALLS WILDER MUSEUM &amp; PAGEANT SW MN 35 330 8th St, Walnut Grove 507-859-2358 www.walnutgrove.org MAD SCIENCE OF MINNESOTA Sparking Imaginative Learning Statewide 36 651-793-5721 www.madscience.org/mn MALL OF AMERICA TC Metro 11 60 E Broadway, Bloomington 952-883-8643 www.mallofamerica.com/visit/group-experiences MINNEAPOLIS NORTHWEST Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau TC Metro 37 12 Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park and Maple Grove 763-252-1411 www.mplsnw.com/eldtrips </p><p> MINNESOTA CHILDRENS MUSEUM TC Metro &amp; SE MN 38 10 West 7th St, Saint Paul 651-225-6000 www.mcm.org 1643 N Broadway St, Rochester 507-218-3100 x0 www.rochester.mcm.org MINNESOTA HISTORICAL SOCIETY Statewide 39 18 historic sites &amp; museums around the state 651- 259-3149 www.mnhs.org/eldtrips </p><p> MINNESOTA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL TC Metro 40 12364 Chestnut Blvd, Shakopee 952-445-7361 www.renaissancefest.com MINNESOTA ZOO &amp; WELLS FARGO FAMILY FARM TC Metro 41 13000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley 952-431-9298, 952-431-9218 www.mnzoo.org/education/ NATIONAL EAGLE CENTER SE MN 42 50 Pembroke Ave, Wabasha 877-332-4537 www.nationaleaglecenter.org NICKELODEON UNIVERSE AT MALL OF AMERICA TC Metro 43 5000 Center Court, Bloomington 952-883-8796 www.nickelodeonuniverse.com OLD LOG THEATER TC Metro 44 5185 Meadville Street, Excelsior 952-474-5951 x119 www.oldlog.com OWATONNA AREA TOURISM Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau SE MN 45 320 Hoffman Drive, Owatonnna 800-423-6466 www.visitowatonna.org PADELFORD RIVERBOAT COMPANY TC Metro 46 13 Harriet Island, Downtown Saint Paul 651-227-1100 www.riverrides.com PARADISE CHARTER CRUISES MINNEAPOLIS QUEEN TC Metro 50 Lake Minnetonka, Excelsior 952-474-8058 www.paradisechartercruises.com Bohemian Flats Park, Minneapolis 952-474-8058 www.paradisechartercruises.com PARK SQUARE THEATRE TC Metro 47 408 St Peter St, Saint Paul 651-291-9196 www.parksquaretheatre.org PINSTRIPES TC Metro 51 14 3849 Gallagher Drive, Edina 952-835-6440 www.pinstripes.com </p><p>Table of Contents A - ZField Trip </p><p>Guide ______ </p><p>Student Travel Guide ______</p><p>6</p></li><li><p>Table of Contents A - ZField Trip </p><p>Guide ______ </p><p>Student Travel Guide ______</p><p> PLYMOUTH PLAYHOUSE TC Metro 15 2705 Annapolis Lane N, Plymouth 763-383-1073 www.plymouthplayhouse.com REPTILE AND AMPHIBIAN DISCOVERY ZOO RAD Zoo SE MN 52 3297 County Rd 45 N, Owatonna 888-472-3966 www.theradzoo.com SAUK CENTRE AREA Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau Central MN 53 1220 Main St South, Sauk Centre 855-444-SAUK www.visitsaukcentre.com SCIENCE MUSEUM OF MINNESOTA TC Metro 54 120 W Kellogg Blvd 651-265-5975 www.smm.org SEA LIFE MINNESOTA AQUARIUM TC Metro 55 16 120 East Broadway, Mall of America, Bloomington 952-853-0631 www.sealifeus.com SKY ZONE INDOOR TRAMPOLINE PARK TC Metro 56 13310 Industrial Park Blvd, Plymouth 763-331-3511 www.skyzone.com/Minneapolis 595 Hale Ave N, Oakdale 651-200-3383 www.skyzone.com/Minneapolis STAGES THEATRE COMPANY TC Metro 57 1111 Main St, Hopkins 952-979-1119 www.stagestheatre.org TARGET CENTER TC Metro 58 600 First Ave N, Minneapolis 612-673-1311 www.targetcenter.com TARGET FIELD TOURS TC Metro 59 17 One Twins Way, Minneapolis 612-659-3878 www.twinsbaseball.com/tours TEAM QUEST TC Metro 60 6350 Indian Chief Road, Eden Prairie 952-852-0103 www.team-quest.org TEDDY BEAR BAND Richard Alan Productions Statewide 61 612-861-3570 www.teddybearband.com VALLEYFAIR TC Metro 62 18 One Valleyfair Drive, Shakopee 952-496-5373 www.valleyfair.com VERTICAL ENDEAVORS TC Metro &amp; NE MN 63 2540 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis 612-436-1470 www.verticalendeavors.com 855 Phalen Blvd, Saint Paul 651-776-1430 www.verticalendeavors.com 329 S Lake Ave, Duluth 218-279-9980 www.verticalendeavors.com VISIT DULUTH Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau NE MN 64 19 21 W Superior St, Duluth 218-625-8102 www.visitduluth.com/group-tours/ VISIT WINONA Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau SE MN 20 160 Johnson Street, Winona 507-452-0735 www.visitwinona.com/group-tours/ WABASHA STREET CAVES DOWN IN HISTORY TOURS TC Metro 21 215 Wabasha Street S, Saint Paul 651-224-1191 www.wabashastreetcaves.com WATER PARK OF AMERICA RADISSON HOTEL BLOOMINGTON TC Metro 65 22 Water Park 1700 American Blvd East, Bloomington 952-229-5731 www.waterparkofamerica.com Hotel 1700 American Blvd East, Bloomington 952-229-5768 www.radisson.com WAY COOL COOKING SCHOOL TC Metro 66 16544 W 78th St, Eden Prairie 952-949-6799 www.waycoolcookingschool.com WELLS FARGO HISTORY MUSEUM TC Metro 67 90 S 7th St, Minneapolis 612-667-4210 www.wellsfargohistory.com WESTERN MINNESOTA PRAIRIE WATERS Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau TC Metro 68 323 West Schlieman Ave, Appleton 320-289-1981 x105 www.prairiewaters.com WILD MOUNTAIN &amp; TAYOLORS FALLS RECREATION TC Metro 69 37350 Wild Mountain Road, Taylors Falls 800-447-4958 www.wildmountain.com WORLDS FINEST CHOCOLATE Statewide 23 Mpls/SE MN, 612-501-8916 St Paul/Northern MN, 651-775-8338 Mankato/SW MN, 605-415-2354 WORTHINGTON AREA FIELD TRIPS Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau SW MN 70 24 1121 Third Ave, Worthington 800-279-2919 www.worthingtonmnchamber.com 7</p></li><li><p>Table of Contents by Region &amp; Category</p><p> NE Minnesota Audubon Center of the North Woods Sandstone 12 7 International Wolf Center Ely 29 Vertical Endeavors Duluth 63 Visit Duluth Attractions &amp; Hotels 19+ field trips 64 19 </p><p> Central Minnesota AirMaxx Trampoline Park St Cloud 9 Sauk Centre Area Attractions 15+ field trips 53 </p><p> SW Minnesota Big Island Rendezvous &amp; Festival Albert Lea 14 Keepers of the Sacred Tradition of Pipemakers Pipestone 30 10 Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum &amp; Pageant Walnut Grove 35 Western Minnesota Prairie Waters 34+ field trips 68 Worthington Area Tourism &amp; Attractions 16+ field trips...</p></li></ul>