Day and Overnight Tripsluggage


The OLLI Trips Committee plans and coordinates trips of educational interest to OLLI members to locations off the CSUF campus. These trips are OLLI special events and are subject to the Special Events Registration Policy section located elsewhere in this catalog. Trips are of two types: day trips and overnight trips. Some recent or planned day trips include the Hollywood Bowl, JPL and LAX. Some recent or planned overnight trips include Death Valley, Monterey, and Costa Rica. Members are notified of upcoming trips via the ChroniCLE, the OLLI News Bytes and the OLLI bulletin board. If members have ideas for future trips, bring them to the Trips Committee meetings .

Chair : Ken Luke

Notes:

Events also require a signed copy of the waiver/Release of Liability form.  Click Here to get the Waiver/Release of Liability form.  PDF File

These trips are OLLI Special Events and are subject to the Special Events Registration Policy. Click here to get the Special Events Registration Policy. 

Current trips:  

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018

This trip is full. The office is taking a wait list.

OLLI Visits the Getty Villa in Malibu Courtyard at the Getty Villa

Join us as we visit the world famous Getty Villa in Malibu. This seaside museum features one of the world’s largest collections of Greek and Roman art, all in a beautiful setting of lush gardens with an incredible ocean view.

Click here for the flyer with payment coupon for the visit to the Getty Villa. PDF File

Monday, October 22, 2018

Ocean Behemoths: The Queen Mary and Blue WhalesQueen Mary, Blue Whales, and Tour Boat

The Queen Mary weighs 80,000 tons and was the world’s largest ocean liner when it was launched in 1936. Its Art Deco interior is something to behold. In the morning, we will take a one hour guided tour of the ship, highlighting its history and glory days. Lunch on board follows. We will then spend the afternoon sightseeing off the coast with a naturalist from the Aquarium of the Pacific. We may see blue, humpback, fin, or minka whales, dolphins, and the occasional orca.

Click here for the flyer with payment coupon for the Queen Mary and Blue Whales trip. PDF File

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

This trip is full. The office is taking a wait list.

Green Dragon Sign and Gem stonesCarlsbad Treasures Gemological Institute and Green Dragon Tavern

Join fellow OLLI travelers to have lunch and then tour the Gemological Institute of America by special invitation from OLLI’s Don Warthen, a member of the Institute.

First enjoy lunch at the Green Dragon Restaurant and Museum,. Then we will visit the Gemological Institute where gemologists earn their prestigious credentials regarding the evaluation of diamonds and many gemstones. The 1 ½ hour tour takes you on a journey to see firsthand beautiful exhibits and techniques.

Click here for the flyer with payment coupon for the visit to the Carlsbad Treasures Gemological Institute and Green Dragon Tavern. PDF File

February 2 – 10, 2019

Natural Wonders of Costa Rica TripMap, rain forest, and birds

Among the many highlights of this tour are Tortuguero National Park, the Arenal Volcano, and the Santa Elena Cloud Forest Reserve. You'll also visit farms to learn about local culture and industries.

For more information: Globus will give a presentation about this trip on June 19th at 10:30AM in Room 21.

Click here for the flyer for the Natural Wonders of Costa Rica Trip. PDF File