Off-Site Adventures

Explore local destinations and take short day-trips with The Landing.

Willow Springs - Blossoms of Spring Tea Party & Lunch

Tuesday, April 16th at 10:45am

Shuttle Trip to Willow Springs: Meet in The Landing Atrium at 10:45am

Let’s ‘Spill the Tea”; well not spill it, just sip it. Tea parties are becoming popular social gatherings in establishments that serve tea and good.

Tea is rising as a popular beverage that can have wellness properties.

Enjoy tea, lunch and a ride on The Landing Shuttle.

  • Facilitator: Barb Tesch
  • Members: $32
  • Registration Required
  • Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Dinner Club: Gulliver's Landing

Thursday, April 18th at 5:30 pm

Meets at Gulliver's Landing
151701 Gadwall Lane, Wausau, WI 54401

  • Facilitator: Mary Jindrich
  • Members: Free
  • Non-Members: Free
  • You pay for what you order.
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Adventure Camp - Earth Day Celebration

Monday, April 22nd at 8:45am

Meet in The Landing Atrium - Travel on our Shuttle Bus to Camp Sturtevant

Come out to Adventure Camp and celebrate Earth Day with Susan Haug from Wausau Bird Club.

The adventures will begin with an outdoor walk using binoculars to look for spring migrants. There will be a presentation with topics which include: tips on paper products, safe cleaners, recycling & water usage.

We will have a lovely homemade lunch followed by an afternoon of discussions, which will include: native plant species, insects, cats and window strikes.

  • Facilitator: Mary Jindrich
  • Members: $20
  • Registration Required
  • Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Monthly Monk Gardens Trip- Botanical Garden Labels 

Thursday, April 25th at 9:50am

Meet at Monk Gardens, 1800 N 1st Ave, Wausau, WI 54401

Visit any botanical garden as you travel or at Monk Gardens, and you'll see labels on plants. Come find out what they're telling you and how you can use them to learn more about the plants you're seeing!

We will meet just outside of the entrance gates at Monk Gardens at 9:50 am
Program is 10:00 to 11:30am.

  • Facilitator: Elise Schuler
  • Members: $10
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Ho-Chunk Gaming Casino Trip

Friday, April 26 at 1:15 pm

Meet in The Landing Atrium 

Join in the fun of these monthly shuttle trips to Ho-Chunk Gaming in Wittenberg, on the last Friday of each month.

  • Facilitator: Kathryn Boettcher
  • Members: Free
  • Non-Members: Free
  • Registration Required - Limit 23
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Monthly Fox River Mall Shuttle Trip 

Tuesday, April 30 at 9:15am

Meet in The Landing Atrium - Travel on our Shuttle Bus

Let’s go Shopping! The Fox River Mall is the largest shopping mall in northeast Wisconsin. It hosts over 180 stores and is anchored by JCPenney, Sears, Macy's, Younkers, Scheels All Sports and Target, and 20 different eating venues.

  • Facilitator: Barb Tesch
  • Members: $20
  • Registration Required
  • Register soon, seats on shuttle are limited.
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Golf Lessons with a PGA Professional 

Wednesday, May 1st & Wednesday, May 15th at 4:30pm

Meet at Rib Mountain Golf Course Driving Range

Paul Bjerke, PGA Golf Professional will be providing a group lesson for The Landing at the Rib Mountain Golf Course Driving Range!

  • Facilitator: Paul Bjerke
  • Cost: $25
  • Registration Required
  • May 1st Registration Deadline: April 26th
  • May 15th Registration Deadline: May 7th
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Lunch & Spa Day at NTC

Wednesday, May 8th at 11:15am - 1:15pm

Meet at North Central Technical College | 1000 W. Campus Dr. 

Join us for Lunch at Spoons Restaurant and a Spa Treatment at Studio Max; both located in NTC.

  • Facilitator: John Reinke
  • Cost: $40
  • Registration Required
  • Registration Deadline: May 1st
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Wausau West Planetarium- A Voyage to the Stars

Thursday, May 9th at 10:00-11:00am

Meet at Wausau West High School | 1200 West Wausau Ave. 

Join us for a visit to the Wausau West Planetarium

  • Facilitator: Chris Janssen
  • Members: $10
  • Non-Members: $25
  • Registration Required
  • Registration Deadline: May 2nd
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Leigh Yawkey Museum- Guided tour of "Women Reframe American Landscape"

Friday, May 10th at 12:30-1:30pm

Meet at Leigh Yawkey Art Museum

Let’s meet at Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum at 12:20pm for a 12:30 program with Museum educators to explore Women Reframe American Landscape, an exhibition that explores the ways in which women have shaped American landscape art.

  • Facilitator: Rachel Hausmann-Schall
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration Required
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Social Singles - Biggby Coffee

Tuesday, May 14th at 2:30-4:00pm

Meet at: Biggby Coffee | 3140 Rib Mountain Drive

Get to know fellow singles and make new friends!

  • Facilitator: Cheryl Domino-Johnson
  • Members: Free
  • Non-Members: Free
  • You pay for what your order.
  • Registration Required
  • Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Dinner Club: Carmellos Italian Resturant

Wednesday, May 15th at 5:30pm

Meets at Carmellos Italian Resturant|149841 County Rd NN

  • Facilitator: Mary Jindrich
  • Members: Free
  • Non-Members: Free
  • You pay for what you order.
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Oshkosh Shopping Outlet Trip

Friday, May 17th- Meet in The Landing Artium at 8:15am

It's warming up- lets go shopping at Oshkosh Outlet Stores. We will board The Landing Shuttle at 8:20am and leave for Oshkosh ar 8:30am. 

A 2024 Trip Waiver must be filled out if you haven't traveled on The Landing Shuttle yet this year. 

  • Facilitator: Barb Tesch
  • Cost: $20
  • Registration Required
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Ironbull- Paff Woods Nature Preseve Hike

Tuesday, May 21st at 10:00am

Ironbull is back with the first hike of the season.  This is a short easy walk of 1-mile through a mature forest and along board walks.

Let’s meet at the preserve, which is located at 1601 Kickbush Street on Wausau’s east side. IRONBULL will provide water and a snack.  Please dress for the weather.   Get out your comfortable shoes for hiking, grab your hiking poles if you have them and join us for this atmospheric walk.

  • Facilitator: Bill Bertram
  • Members: Free
  • Non-Members: Day Pass Required
  • Registration Required
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Willow Springs - Planting the Memorial Flower Garden & Lunch

Tuesday, May 21st at 11:00am

Meet at Willow Springs | 5480 Hillcrest Dr. Wausau

Lets meet at Willow Springs and plan the flower planters near the ton hall. Enjoy a delicious lunch afterwads.

  • Facilitator: Peggy Griffin
  • Cost: $20
  • Registration Required
  • Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Monthly Monk Gardens Trip- Botanical Garden

Thursday, May 23rd at 10:00am

Meet at Monk Gardens, 1800 N 1st Ave, Wausau, WI 54401

May is a great time of year to look all around and see birds as they're migrating through our area! Bring your own binoculars if you have some, or borrow a pair of from Monk Gardens (a limited number available) to take a birdwatching walk, learn what to look for and get some simple tips to start identifying birds.

We will meet just outside of the entrance gates at Monk Gardens at 9:50 am
Program is 10:00 to 11:30am.

  • Facilitator: Elise Schuler
  • Members: $10
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Green Bay Packer Stadium & Hall of Fame Tour & Lunch

Thursday, May 30th at 8:00am

Meet at The Landing Atrium- Travel on The Landing Shuttle

Put your Green & Gold on and join us for a fun filled day at Lambeau Field.

  • Facilitator: David Landretti
  • Members: $68
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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Ho-Chunk Gaming Casino Trip

Friday, May 31st at 1:15pm

Meet at The Landing Atrium

Join in the fun on thse monthly shuttle trips to Ho-Chunk Gaming in Wittenberg on the last Friday of each month.

  • Facilitator: Kathryn Boettcher
  • Members: Free
  • Registration Required - Visit our Member Service Desk & Sign Up!
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