Cost

Symposium on Worship: January 29 – 31, 2015

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

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 2, 2015 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
 $69.95

Comfort Inn
4155 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

AT CAPACITY AND NO LONGER AVAILABLE

616-957-2080
Free airport shuttle service
Free hot breakfast starting at 4:30 AM
Evening Hospitality Mon. - Fri.
Microwaves & Refrigerators in all rooms
Fitness & Business Centers open 24 hours
Complimentary Wi-Fi
 
 $72.00

Ramada Plaza Hotel

3333 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
One bed studio
$89.00
2 bed suite
$129.00

Hawthorn Suites
2701 East Beltline Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI

THE SHUTTLE STOP WILL BE AT THE RAMADA PLAZA HOTEL ENTRANCE WHICH IS A SHORT WALK AWAY

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)

 

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
$94.99 for king or double queen
$104.99 for king suite
$114.99 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
$99.00
Courtyard Marriott Grand Rapids Airport
4741 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI  49512

616-954-0500

Free WiFi
Free Airport Shuttle Service
Use of pool/workout facility
Courtyard Bistro - Open for breakfast and dinner

Starting at $79.00

Holiday Inn - Grand Rapids Airport
3063 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.
6pm day of arrival cancellation policy

Calvin College Rate
$72.00

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.

 $84.00

Wyndham Garden Grand Rapids Airport
4495 28th St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49512

616-956-8080

Standard King or 2 queen beds
Breakfast

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

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Thursday Lunch Menu-$8.00

  • Soup: Chicken Noodle Soup
  • Monterey Chicken Breast
  • Carbonara
  • Red & Black Bean Casserole
  • Italian Beef Sandwich on a Fresh Sub Bun
  • Fresh Green Beans
  • Steak Potato Fries
  • Fresh Baked Dinner Roll
  • Gourmet Pizza Bar featured at the Emma & Charlie’s Station
  • Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
  • Cheesecake with Assorted Toppings
  • Raspberry Pie
  • The Globe: Sizzling Salad

Thursday Dinner Menu-$10.00

  • Soup: Tomato basil bisque
  • Roasted Boneless Pork Chops
  • Scalloped potatoes
  • Key West Blend Vegetables
  • Lemon Dill Salmon
  • Potato and Cheese Pierogies
  • Fresh Baked Herbed Cheese Dinner Roll
  • Gourmet Pizza Bar featured at the Emma & Charlie’s Station
  • Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
  • The Globe: Chocolate lovers dream bar

Friday Lunch Menu-$8.00

  • Soup: White Chicken Chili
  • Slow Roasted BBQ Brisket Sandwich on a Fresh baked Kaiser Roll
  • Ancho Chile Roasted Tilapia with Pico de Gallo
  • Baked Potato
  • Steamed Broccoli
  • Portabella Mushroom Ravioli
  • Gourmet Pizza Bar featured at the Emma & Charlie’s Station
  • Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
  • Pumpkin Bars
  • Monster Cookies
  • The Globe: Sizzling Salad

Friday Dinner Menu-$10.00

  • Soup: French Onion with Large Croutons and Swiss Cheese
  • Pot Roast of Beef
  • Garlic mashed red skins
  • Corn w/ red peppers
  • Vegetable Lasagna
  • El Jefe Chicken Burrito
  • Garlic Bread
  • Gourmet Pizza Bar featured at the Emma & Charlie’s Station
  • Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
  • The Globe: Strawberry Shortcake Bar

Saturday Lunch Menu-$8.00

  • Soup: Cheese Broccoli soup
  • Southwest Lime Chicken
  • Baked Lemon Pepper Scrod
  • Deluxe Hamburger w/ Homemade Chips
  • Pasta Primavera
  • Herb Garden Rice
  • Malibu Blend Vegetables
  • Gourmet Pizza Bar featured at the Emma & Charlie’s Station
  • Gourmet Salad Bar (With topping and Dressing choices)
  • Apple Pie
  • No bake bar
  • The Globe: Deluxe ice cream bar