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Qualify for discounted WeeM rates by registering today. Book your room by September 30th and request the spectacular WeeM rate of $107. Sign up for the Excursions now! PAAG is now available.

Program Details 2017*


My Uncle Went to Earth … and What Happened Next!


Sergio Rivera discusses his varied background and his first published book, "My Uncle Went to Earth, and All I Got Was …" in which a young alien helps his kind to establish a settlement on Earth, fighting against human prejudice, fears and hostility.

Presenter’s Name

Sergio Rivera

Presenter’s Bio

Sergio Rivera, originally from Madrid, Spain, has had careers in real estate, marketing, and hospitality, from Spain to Italy, France, and Miami, and now owns a small Latin restaurant in Gurnee specializing in healthy natural Mexican and Latin American favorites. His recently-published first book examines the relationships between Earth's inhabitants and visitors/settlers from an alien world. He is a father to three sons, grandpa to three amazing kids, and he loves dancing!

*Note: This program was offered last year and may or may not be offered again this year.


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