News Release


Traveling Pirates Italy & Greece Trip Informational Meeting

September 15, 2017

Members of the public are invited to attend an informational meeting regarding the NCMC Traveling Pirates trip to Italy & Greece next summer. The meeting will be Tuesday, September 19 at 5:30 p.m. in the Sugg room at Ketcham Community Center on the NCMC campus in Trenton.

This meeting is open to anyone interested in traveling on this trip.  Information will be available on dates, enrollment details, trip itinerary, price, and payment options available through EF College Study Tours. EF Tours is a professional tour group which provides guidance for international experiences at a reasonable cost. Highlights on this 13-day

“Trip of a Lifetime” will include the following:

Rome/ Vatican City, Sorrento, Pompeii, Florence by train, Brindisi, night ferry to Patras, Delphi, Athens, Acropolis and will include a three-day cruise of the Greek islands: Samos, Patmos, Crete, and Santorini.  (Shore excursion can be purchased to include: Samos, Knossos, Palace and Oia Village.)

Travelers do NOT need to be college students. Sign up before September 29 and receive a $200 discount/person. Also, anyone who has traveled on EF Tours will receive an additional $100 discount/person.

“Our Traveling Pirates enjoyed a trip to Ireland last year with 14 individuals and had a wonderful time.  We expect our journey to Italy & Greece will be a ‘Trip of a Lifetime.’  We look forward to returning Traveling Pirates and many new travelers joining us,” noted Teresa Cross, Traveling Pirates Leader.

Additional details are available at or by contacting Teresa Cross at 660-654-4750 or by email at