Cost

Calvin Symposium on Worship: January 30 – February 1, 2014

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

Conference fees (in USD)
Registration type Three days Two      days           
One day            
*Individual rate $270 $180 $90
*Group rate (3 or more people from
   a church or organization)    
$210 $140      $70
*Student rate (& accompanying
   teachers or professors).
*Calvin College faculty & staff rate
$45 $30 $15
 
Calvin Theological Seminary rate (students, staff, faculty) no fees during online registration
Calvin Theological Seminary walk-up rate same as student rates

Note:
Carefully plan your registration type (individual or group) and number of days before you enter online registration. We cannot process a refund you if you change from a "type" or decide to come fewer days. Thanks for your understanding.


Optional Costs
Lunch (Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
pre-pay through online registration or cash-at-the-dining hall door. See below for menus.
$8
Dinner (Thursday, Friday)
pre-pay through online registration or cash-at-the-dining hall door. See below for menus.
$10
Limited conference shuttle service available from two hotels to the Calvin campus.
See below for hotels with shuttle service.
(Thursday through Saturday afternoon)
$40
Books and magazine purchases:
- books co-published by the Worship Institute and related to Symposium seminars and workshops are available at this rate through online registration ONLY.
- subscription (one year), Reformed Worship


priced individually (up to 40 percent off retail)
$29.99 (US) $34.99(CDN)

Optional donation:
Will you partner with the Symposium to provide hospitality for overseas international guests?
Any amount is greatly appreciated.
Cancellation policy and fee
Send an email by February 3, 2014 to worshipsymposium@calvin.edu with “cancellation” in the subject line (no cancellations over the phone, please). After January 17, no refunds are available on the lunches, dinners, or shuttle service.
$90

Travel and Accommodations

A basic shuttle service to and from the conference (morning and evening times) will be provided from these two hotels for a fee of $40 (payable on the registration form).

Please call the local hotel phone number to book your room; do not book through web sites. Make sure you mention the Symposium on Worship.

Conference shuttle service to and from these hotels:
Cost Hotel

Phone
Amenities
 $67.95 Comfort Inn
4155 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
616-957-2080
Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast
Evening Hospitality Mon. - Fri.
Microwaves & Refrigerators in all rooms
Fitness & Business Centers
 
 $72.00 Ramada Plaza Hotel3333 28th St SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49512
616-949-9222

 

Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast
Indoor water slide and pool, whirlpool
Wireless internet
Conference shuttle service not available:
Cost Hotel Phone Amenities
Calvin College Rate
$69.99
Best Western Hospitality Hotel and Suites
5500 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512
616-949-8400
Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast
Free light dinner every Monday through Thursday
Pool and whirlpool
Wireless internet
Calvin College Rate
$79.90
Clarion Hotel
4981 28th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

 

616-956-9304

 

Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast
Free light dinner every Monday through Thursday
Fitness Center
Wireless internet

Shuttle service to campus available by the hotel if scheduled in advance.
$89.99 for king or double queen
$99.99 for king suite
$109.99 for one bedroom king suite
$134.99 one bedroom double queen suite
Country Inn and Suites
3251 Deposit Drive 
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
616-942-7000
 
#1 Guest Rated Hotel on Tripadvisor.com
Always Free Hot & Fresh Breakfast Buffet
Indoor Pool, Whirlpool and Fitness Center
Free Parking
One bed studio
$79.00
2 bed suite
$119.00
Hawthorn Suites2701 East Beltline Ave SE  Grand Rapids, Michigan

 

616-957-8111 
Suites with fully-equipped kitchens
Free airport shuttle
Free daily hot buffet breakfast in the Gatehouse
Wireless Internet
24 hour access fitness room
Pet friendly hotel (one-time fee)

Starting at $79.00

Holiday Inn - Grand Rapids Airport3063 Lake Eastbrook Blvd Kentwood, MI 49512 616-285-7600
King or Double Double
Indoor swimming pool and whirlpool
24 hour fitness center
Grill 29 – full service restaurant and lounge open for breakfast, dinner & room service
24 hour business center
Complimentary wireless Internet
Complimentary airport shuttle

Complimentary Conference Shuttle service to Calvin College

Calvin College Rate
$65.00

Sleep Inn & Suites
4284 29th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

 

616-975-9000
Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast
Free light dinner every Monday through Thursday
Pool and fitness center
Wireless internet
Shuttle service to campus available by the hotel if scheduled in advance.

The rooms at the Prince Conference Center are reserved for Symposium presenters.

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Thursday January 30, 2014

Lunch Menu

Soup: Chicken Noodle Soup
Monterey Chicken Breast
Bow Tie Pasta
Red & Black Bean Casserole
French Dip
Fresh Green Beans
Sweet Potato Fries
Fresh Baked Dinner Roll
Gourmet Pizza Bar (On line 2 only)
Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
Knights Café: Warm Cobbler Bar a la mode

Dinner Menu

Soup: Tomato basil bisque
Pecan Roasted Pork Loin
Scalloped potatoes
Fresh Baby Carrots
Honey Dijon Glazed Salmon
Potato and Cheese Pierogies
Herbed Cheese Dinner Roll
Gourmet Pizza Bar (On line 2 only)
Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
Knights Café: Chocolate lovers dream bar

Friday January 31, 2014

Lunch Menu

Soup: Chili
Smoked Chicken BBQ Sandwich
Ancho Chile Roasted Tilapia with Pico de Gallo
Baked Potato
Steamed Broccoli
Portabella Mushroom Ravioli
Gourmet Pizza Bar (On line 2 only)
Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
Pumpkin Bars
Monster Cookies
Knights Café: Sizzling Caesar salad

Dinner Menu

Soup: French Onion with Large Croutons and Swiss Cheese
Pot Roast of Beef
Garlic mashed red skins w/ beef gravy
Corn w/ red peppers
Vegetable Lasagna
Focaccia Chicken
Garlic Bread
Gourmet Pizza Bar (On line 2 only)
Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
Cheesecake
Raspberry Pie
Knights Café: Pasta Bar

Saturday February 1, 2014

Lunch Menu

Soup: Cheese Broccoli soup
Southwest Lime Chicken
Oven Roasted Scrod
Samosas
Vegetable and Potato Curry
Basmati Rice
Cauliflower
Gourmet Pizza Bar (On line 2 only)
Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
Apple Pie
No bake bar
Knights Café: Deluxe ice cream bar