Prepare for Symposium

Symposium on Worship  -  January 28–30, 2016  -  Grand Rapids, MI, USA

We look forward to welcoming 1500 participants to the Calvin Symposium on Worship at Calvin College and Calvin Theological Seminary! 

Preparing to learn at the conference

Here are some ideas to help you prepare for the conference:

Checking in for the conference 

Conference check-in and walk-up registration are located in the Hekman Library fireplace lobby at Calvin College. This area is staffed during the following times:

  • Wednesday, January 27, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Thursday, January 28, and Friday, January 29, beginning at 7:30 am
  • Saturday, January 30, beginning at 8 am 

Check-in is a do-it-yourself process, done once when you first arrive for the conference: 

  1. Parking is available at the Prince Conference Center, Covenant Fine Arts Center, or Spoelhof Center parking lots (also see accessibility map).
  2. Travel to the Hekman Library Lobby:
    • Pick-up your name badge (arranged alphabetically by last name). Your name badge contains information on the workshops and meals you signed up to attend.
    • Pick-up your program & worship book. Also view the program book as a PDF.
    • Pick-up the complimentary book Worship in the Joy of the Lord.
    • For those who preordered it, pick-up the collection of descants from the designated table.

After you check-in, you are invited to 

Walk-up registration

If you missed online registration, you may do walk-up registration. This is limited to seminars and workshops not at capacity. Read and print out the walk-up form

Learn more about the two co-sponsors of the conference

We look forward to seeing you at the conference in January! Contact us if you have any questions.