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What is Platinum Adventures? 

Have you turned the big 5-0?  Are you ready to enjoy what life has to offer?  If so, Platinum Adventures is for you!  Platinum Adventures Travel and Social Club was designed for our customers, like you who choose to experience the "very best" in all that they do!  There is no cost to be a member, as long as you maintain $5,000.00 in deposits at the bank with an active checking account.

We are offering several day trips, as well as domestic and international tours!  This is a unique program that is customized to make sure that we go to places that you want to go to.  You can have an active voice in the direction that the club takes by making your requests known to us. 

Kay Olivo, director of Platinum Adventures, is looking forward to making this club a success.  Kay is an experienced personal banker who will be able to assist you with your financial needs as well as plan a great vacation for you in 2012!  "We want to make sure that all of the trips that we plan are customer picks, not a cookie-cutter list of travel options you get with other clubs.  The sky is the limit for us and we want to hear from you!" Kay stated at a recent Bank Open House.  "I am very excited to work with everyone!"

Kay is located at our Midtown Office (311 S. Arlington Heights Road) and can be reached by phone at 847-483-6035. 


List and Dates of 2014 Domestic and International Tours

February 12 - 23 Hawaiian Islands Cruise 3 nights Honolulu & 7 nights cruise
March 30 - April 6 Savannah & Charleston Air / 8 days
May 8 - 10 Holland, MI Tulip Festival 3 days
June 7 - 16 Canadian Rockies & Rocky Mountaineer Train Air / 10 days
June 25-26 Springfield, The Land of Lincoln 2 days
July 21 - 25 Mackinac Island with 2 night stay at The Grand Hotel / 5 days
August 5- 7 Mini - Mystery Tour 3 days
August 23 - 31 Paris & Normandy-Seine River Cruise 9 days
October 8 - 10 Door County: Cape Cod of the Midwest 3 days

To request a detailed flyer or information contact Kay at 847-483-6035 or email:

Day Events

Free Coin Appraisals Time: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
February 1 - Saturday Arlington Heights - Uptown Branch, 150 E. Rand Rd
February 3 - Monday Mt Prospect Branch, 320 E. Northwest Highway
February 4 - Tuesday Des Plaines Branch, 1545 Ellinwood Ave.
February 6 - Thursday Park Ridge Branch, 950 W. Touhy Ave
Wonder what your old coins, gold jewelry and paper money are worth? To find out, bring your old coins, paper money and gold jewelry to one of the branches listed and our expert coin appraiser, Ron Beckstrom of Golden Rule Coins, will tell you what they are worth. No appointments taken - first come; first serve basis. If you choose, you may sell your items directly to the appraiser. Please do not clean your coins

Friday, February 28 The Barber of Seville Matinee - Lyric Opera House
Figaro! Figaro! Figaro! Not only is he the Barber of Seville, he's also the ultimate Mr. Fix-It! This time he's out to ensure that Count Almaviva can marry lovely Rosina before the grumpy guardian drags her to the altar himself. Rossini's music makes this opera sparkle like sunshine with one hit tune after another! Transportation, lunch at Lloyd's (across the street from the Lyric), main floor seating, and all gratuities are included.
Price: $160.00 p.p.
Reservation Deadline: January 14
Departure Time: 10:30 a.m.
Departure Location: Chase Shopping Plaza, NE corner of Arlington Heights & Lake Cook Roads, Buffalo Grove

Friday, March 21 Driehaus Mansion - Downton Abbey /Chicago Style
The Driehaus Museum , a refurbished Gilded Age mansion in River North, has unveiled its "Louis Comfort Tiffany Treasures from the Driehaus Collection " that will take you back to the era of Downton Abbey Chicago-style. Whether you have been intrigued by the series on PBS, you will certainly enjoy a glimpse of this gem. See amazing pieces of Tiffany artwork in a variety of forms such as lamps, vases, and stained glass windows displayed in five perfectly restored galleries that formerly were the private living quarters of the mansion's original owners. Lunch is included at a very interesting place as part of your day's experience plus transportation, entrance fees, and gratuities.
Price: $99.00
Reservation Deadline: February 10
Departure Time: 8:30 a.m.
Departure Location: Chase Shopping Plaza, NE corner of Arlington Heights & Lake Cook Roads, Buffalo Grove

Wednesday, April 9 April in Paris - Rendezvous Chicago
Ooh, la, la! Join us for a fun filled Paris,"City of Lights," Rendezvous Chicago in April. We will begin our Parisian journey through the streets of Chicago where our step-on-guide will show us French architecture, statues and outdoor artwork as well as French inspired boulevards and an actual French Metro Station! You will be treated to a three course French Bistro lunch created especially for us by a French Chef. During the meal, you will be treated to the mesmerizing performance of authentic French cabaret music, sung by a noted chanteuse with her beloved accompanist. The day concludes with a visit to Chicago's French Market where you can purchase pastries, breads, or souvenirs to bring home. Say "we we "(oui, oui) to this Paris Rendezvous event Chicago style. Note: There are stairs to the cabaret entrance.
Price: $123.00 all inclusive
Reservation Deadline: February 21
Departure Time: 8:45 a.m.
Departure Location: Chase Shopping Plaza, NE corner of Arlington Heights & Lake Cook Roads. Buffalo Grove

Wednesday, May 7 The Sound of Music Matinee at the Lyric Opera House
The most popular family musical ever! Maria leaves the convent to take over as governess for the seven children of Captain von Trapp. She captures their hearts-and the rest is history. The family's narrow escape from Austria on the eve of WWII is thrilling, inspirational, and true! Climb every mountain with us and enjoy this spectacular all-inclusive event with main floor seating, dinner at the Berghoff Restaurant, transportation and all gratuities. Reserve your space now...
Price: $160.00
Departure Time: 11:45 a.m.
Departure Location: Chase Shopping Plaza, NE corner of Arlington Heights & Lake Cook Roads, Buffalo Grove