SERVICE ABOVE SELF

Rotary Club of Lititz Final Travelogue of the 2017-18 Season

will feature “South & Central America”

 

The Rotary Club of Lititz will present its final program of the 2017-18 Travel & Adventure Series on Saturday, April 7, with “South & Central America” at the Warwick High School Performing Arts Center, 301 W. Orange Street, Lititz. There are two performances: Matinee at 2:00 p.m. with a musical prelude starting at 1:30 p.m. and Evening at 7:30 p.m. with a musical prelude starting at 7 p.m.

 

Join Marlin Darrah for a journey from Chile to Peru, Ecuador to Panama and Costa Rica to Nicaragua. This journey through South America & Central America gives the viewer a sample of some of the great natural wonders, architectural treasures, and cultural and artistic highlights of several cities and countries. Here are inspired scenes from Santiago, Chile; Lima, Cuzco & Machu Picchu in Peru; the Amazon; the Galapagos Islands; the Panama Canal; San Juan and the National Parks of Costa Rica; and the volcanoes and colonial cities of Nicaragua. A beautiful sampler of cathedrals, lively pedestrian streets, palaces and parks, fascinating wildlife, tropical rainforests, and meetings with passionate Latin Americans.

 

Darrah is the award-winning executive director and cinematographer of the renowned Portland, Oregon-based production company, International Film & Video. Darrah’s 34 years of production experience have taken him to more than 140 countries worldwide, yielding more than 70 documentary and travel-adventure programs that have aired on PBS, History Channel, Discovery Channel and more. Recently, a two-hour documentary he shot and directed in Egypt was screened at the Cairo Opera House to an audience of 3,000 guests. Darrah has produced promotional programs for dozens of international travel-adventure clients (e.g. Society Expeditions, TraveLearn, Exploration Cruise Lines, etc.). Several respected stock footage companies (including National Geographic) represent thousands of Darrah’s best international HD shots.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

General Admission tickets are sold at the door only for $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for students.  Season Tickets may be used daytime or evening and are $35.00 for adults and $12.00 for students.  They can be purchased from any Rotary Club of Lititz member or from the Lititz Public Library.  For more contact Dean Brandt, 756 Rothsville Road, Lititz, PA  17543, Tel. 717.626.4520.

 

All of the net funds from these activities are given to over 30 non-profit service groups each year, as well as providing college loans and scholarships to many local students.  Some of the locally supported groups include four local Fire Companies, Warwick Ambulance Association, Warwick/Lititz Community Chest, Lititz Historical Foundation, Lititz Public Library, Lititz recCenter and Lititz Springs Park.  Since the Travelogue started 55 years ago, the Rotary Club of Lititz has donated well over ONE and a QUARTER MILLION DOLLARS community wide and helped over 500 students attend college.  The money raised this past year, which grossed over $125,000, is now being distributed to these many community and charitable focused groups and students.

 

Your attendance at our Travelogue Series certainly helps us continue these important community service efforts.  Thank you for your SUPPORT to our wonderful community of Lititz and visit our web site at www.lititzrotary.com!

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