The LiNK Events

Disney’s Lion King
Des Moines Civic Center
Tuesday April 28, 2015
Showtime 7:30 pm
Tickets $69.00
Reservation needed by March 1st, 2015

Experience the phenomenon of Disney’s THE LION KING. Marvel at the breathtaking spectacle of animals brought to life by award winning director Julie Taymor, whose visual images for this show you’ll remember forever. Thrill to the pulsating rhythms of the African Pride lands and an unforgettable score including Elton John and Tim Rice’s Oscar®-winning song “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” and “Circle of Life.” Let your imagination run wild at the Tony® Award-winning Broadway sensation Newsweek calls “a landmark event in entertainment.”

Contact Natasha. 641-939-3407

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Rodgers + Hammerstein
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 7:30pm
Tickets only $60 each

Tony Award®- winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago,” in this hilarious and romantic Broadway experience for anyone who’s ever had a wish, a dream... or a really great pair of shoes.

Contact Natasha. 641-939-3407

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Iowa More or Loess!
Monday August 24 and Tuesday, August 25, 2015
• $359/person double or twin occupancy
• $419/person single occupancy
• $344/person triple/quadruple occupancy
   (see details below!)

Join us for this Two-Day Motorcoach Tour! An Intriguing, interesting FUN look at our state's "West Coast."

Monday August 24 2015 (B,L,S)
6:15 AM - Join the group for breakfast before departure at Love-A-Latte in Eldora

7:00 AM Motor coach leave for western Iowa’s Loess Hills
An expert local guide is with us today so you see, experience and understand the attractions

11:30 – 12:15 PM Harrison County Historical Village and Visitor Center
(10 min. Loess Hills orientation film, beautiful scenic overlook of Loess Hills region)

12:45 PM - Pulled pork sandwich lunch served in the rustic lodge at Sawmill Hollow
Following lunch, learn about the many health benefits of aronia berries at Iowa’s only aronia berry farm, taste various aronia foods and unique aronia berry wine!

2:15 – 3:15 PM Tour Loess Hills Lavender Farm
(learn how to cook, clean and heal with lavender products from this 1,100 acre farm)
Following our tour, enjoy an afternoon snack of lavender cookies and lemonade

3:45 – 4:30 PM Visit Honey Creek Creamery
(meet the goat herders and learn how chevre, French-style goat cheese, is made)

Overnight – Hampton Inn – Council Bluffs
(there are restaurants and a casino in our hotel for dinner and evening on-your-own)

Tuesday August 25 2015 (B,L)
Breakfast buffet served at our hotel
Again today we drive the scenic Loess Hills National Scenic Byway with expert local guide aboard our coach to explain the many interesting sights and answer your questions

Visit Lewis & Clark State Park
(coffee and rolls are served as we hear the fascinating story of the keelboats used by Lewis & Clark. Weather permitting, we’ll actually step aboard a replica keelboat to shoot the cannon!)

Tour Onawa Veterans Museum and a brief stop at the “Turin Man” site, where 6,000 year old skeletons have been found

Home-cooked lunch served by the ladies’ circle of a local church
(variety of salads, main course, fresh vegetables, desserts, tea or coffee)

Visit Moorhead Cultural Center & Loess Hills Visitor Center in a restored country school

Visit historic Ingemann Danish Lutheran Church
(the 1884 church and cemetery are a fascinating look back at our pioneer heritage)

Tour Mann Country School House
(go inside this completely restored original country school in a spectacular Loess Hills setting!)

See the dramatic view from the Loess Hills Forest Overlook
(panoramic view of Missouri River Valley for miles in all directions from a handicapped accessible deck)

Loess Hills State Forest Visitor’s Center
(exhibits explain the unique geological origins of Loess soil)

We’ll make a stop for dinner on-your-own on our way home this evening

9.00 PM arrival back home in Eldora. W e l c o m e H o m e !

Included in your tour:
• Admissions and tours to listed attractions as shown in daily itinerary
• Expert local guide aboard our coach both days of our tour (tip included for guides)
• 5 meals (2 breakfast, 1 snack, 2 lunch) including non-alcoholic drink, tax and tip
• Two $5 coupons (one to use at any stop Aug 24th, the other at Loess Hills Visitor Center Aug 25th)
• Overnight lodging at Hampton Inn, Council Bluffs (includes room and tax)
• Hawkeye luxury motor coach reserved and operated exclusively for your group
• Professional, uniformed driver (tip included for your driver)
• Luggage handling (limited to one suitcase per passenger not exceeding 50 pounds total weight)
   NOT included:
• Bar drinks, non-included meals, shopping, any items or services of a personal nature
   Fares (amounts shown are per person for complete travel and tour package)
• $359/person double or twin occupancy (two people sharing hotel room with 1-2 beds)
• $419/person single occupancy (private hotel room for one person)
• $344/person triple/quadruple occupancy (3-4 people sharing hotel room with 2 beds)
   Deposit- $100/person due when making reservations
   Final payment date - July 17 2015 - NO refunds after final payment date

Contact Natasha. 641-939-3407

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Hawaiian Adventure
Three Islands featuring Oahu, Kauai and Maui
February 04 – February 13, 2016

Click here for details.

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The LiNK Travel Disclosure


The following travel policy has been adopted by The LiNK club of Hardin County Savings Bank. Group travel with friends and neighbors is a benefit to our members. All details and reservations have been made for you, so you may enjoy a well- planned, worry free tour. We work to secure the best seats and travel comfort for you.
RESERVATIONS: To make a reservation, you may contact Natasha Phillips at (641)939-3407, or email Checks should be made payable to Hardin County Savings Bank. We can debit payments from your account upon request. Down payment is due upon reservation when required.
WAITING LIST: Once a trip has been filled, a waiting list is started. Please do not hesitate to put your name on the list. Cancellations are common right up to the day of the trip, and we always want to fill every seat.
PRICING: Based on the projected number of travelers and on a break even basis. We aim to provide you a first class trip for the best price. First preference will go to our club members. Guests or nonmembers are welcome at an additional cost of $10 per person for day trips. Keep in mind, anyone who meets The LiNK qualifications may join the LiNK Club see the club director for details!!
PAYMENT: Booking far in advance ensures the best price, seats and rooms will be reserved for our group. Full payment or down payments will hold your seat. All payments are due by the deadline listed.
CANCELLATIONS: Please notify the club director as soon as possible if you have to cancel. This ensures those on the waiting list the opportunity to go. Being that each tour is planned with a target number of travelers, it is essential to keep us informed.
TRANSPORTATION: In the event transportation is not included in an event package, you may communicate your interest to the director. Opportunity for transportation will be provided if the required number of those interested in transportation is met. The additional cost of the transportation be divided among the travelers. (Day trips and extended trips always have transportation provided)