Travel Fair – Trains, Planes, Automobiles – And More!

April 28, 2009 at 10:54 pm 1 comment

airplane-pictureBaby Boomers and others who love to travel – put on your walking shoes and come on down to the Katy Geissert Civic Center Library this coming weekend!!! Saturday, May 2 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m, the Library will be hosting a Travel Fair and Expo.

Representatives from a wide range of travel services will be available for consultation, and staff has arranged for expert speakers to share their inside tips on how to make trip planning and preparation more effective. Learn how to be your own travel agent, keep safe, secure, and healthy when traveling, and discover new types of travel experiences. Some of the agencies participating in the event are the Automobile Club of Southern California, Alaska Airlines, China Discovery, Elderhostel, Joshua Desert Retreats, Sierra Club, and Viking River Cruises.

Has the downturn in the economy affected your ability to travel? Staff has also gathered information on many fun, free, and/or inexpensive places to visit if you choose to take a “staycation” this year. Learn about local venues and sights that are within easy driving distance of Torrance, as well as some hidden California gems.

Don’t forget to check out the incredible resources available at the Library when planning a trip. The Library collects all the major travel guides and subscribes to over a dozen travel magazines. Come see a sampling of the best we have to offer and pick up a free LINK luggage tag!

The Travel Fair and Expo is free to the public and light refreshments will be provided by the Friends of the Torrance Library.

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  • 1. Exploritas: Learning Adventures « LINK Logs  |  October 29, 2009 at 9:20 pm

    […] to Elderhostel travel programs fairly recently, as well as picking up their literature at our own LINK Travel Fair and Expo, I was surprised to receive an attractive magazine style catalog in the mail this week entitled […]

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