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Willa Cather Foundation - Red Cloud Nebraska (NE)

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2015 Road Scholar

2015 Road Scholar

Sunday, September 20, 2015 to Thursday, September 24, 2015
Red Cloud Nebraska

Road Scholar, the not-for-profit leader in educational travel since 1975, offers 5,500 educational tours in all 50 states and 150 countries. Alongside local and renowned experts, experience in-depth and behind-the-scenes learning opportunities, from cultural tours and study cruises to walking, biking and more.

The Willa Cather program attendees will have the opportunity to analyze the literature of this significant American author and explore the small Western town that influenced her work. Discuss Cather's short stories and novels with a university professor and premier Cather scholar, and discover destinations related to the pieces you examine.


Enjoy visits to the Willa Cather Memorial Prairie and nearly 20 historic sites around Red Cloud.

Gain exclusive access to Cather artifacts and nationally designated historical buildings.

Take in a performance and view the Willa Cather documentary, "The Road is All" at the Red Cloud Opera House. Activity Notes An elevator is available in the Opera House; some stairs on field trips.

You may enroll in this event by visiting the Road Scholar website. We are program number 16142.