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NIU Annuitants travel to Shakespeare festival

The Northern Illinois University Annuitants Association is planning a trip to the 61st season of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival in Stratford, Ontario, Canada, on July 22 through 25.

The group will see productions from the following: “Blithe Spirit,” “Fiddler on the Roof,” “Measure for Measure,” “Waiting for Godot,” “Taking Shakespeare,” and “Mary Stuart” and stay at The Elm Hurst Inn and Spa for one night and two nights at the Queen’s Inn in Stratford.

Daily breakfast and two lunches are included. No extra charge for single occupancy (conditions apply). The coach will leave DeKalb the morning of July 22 and can pick up members at Oak Crest and also in Oak Brook on request.

To reserve a spot or for questions, contact Steven Johnson at or call Carder Travel Ltd. at 815-756-1547. Deadline for early reservation discount of $100 is Dec. 12.


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