Join Hudson Community Education, with tour host Michael Kenney of Defined Destinations, Oct. 12-14 for the Bridges of Madison County Covered Bridge Festival in Winterset, Iowa.

Guests will stay at the Hampton Inn in West Des Moines, and will travel on a motorcoach bus. They will attend the festival and tour the actual covered bridges, the John Wayne Museum, the Iowa Quilt Museum, and the Madison County Complex of 14 historical buildings. Other tours included will be the Living History Museum in Des Moine, and the Reiman Gardens at Iowa State University.

Tour includes transportation, lodging, one lunch, one dinner, complimentary breakfast at the hotel and all tour fees. Single occupancy $599/person, double $499/person, triple $475/person and quad $450/person.

Call Betsy Ganz at the Community Education Office for more information and to register at 715-377-3722. Registration deadline is Sept. 12.

Hudson Community Education is ready with new classes for fall and winter. Registration is open at For more information call Betsy Ganz or email