Focus Event 2017 – Burlington, Vermont

October 23-27 at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Windjammer Inn & Conference Center

1076 Williston Road

South Burlington, VT 05403

 

 

Click here for Details: RCA BURLINGTON BROCHURE 2017

MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017
Arrive Burlington, Vermont by 5 PM with hotel pick up by Best Western Windjammer
Inn & Conference Center
4-6:30 PM REGISTRATION
Lobby of Best Western Windjammer Inn
6:30 Welcome with dinner at the hotel
(Native American & Others)
Introductions & Orientation to Vermont
Sharing Our Journey & Evening Devotions
TUESDAY, OCT 24, 2017
Hotel Complimentary BREAKFAST
with INTERVIEWS
8:30 AM leave for Unv. of Vermont
8:45 Morning Devotion
9:00 Center for Sustainable Agriculture
Presentations by four Staff from Center
LUNCH By GOOD FOOD TRUCK
Continued presentations/
conversations with staff from Center
for Sustainable Agriculture
3:00 Conclusion of Presentations
RCA Business Session
Supper
Vespers
Return to hotel
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2017
Hotel Complimentary BREAKFAST
9:15 BUS Leaves for TOUR of AREA FARMS
(1) Pine Island Community Farm or Intervale Community Farm
(2) Wild Roots Farm (Jon Turner VT Chapter of Farmers Veterans Coalition)
LUNCH at the farm; by the farm!
(3) Champlain Valley Farm Coalition
(4) Dakin Farm & Store Tour (maple syrup)
SUPPER at CHURCH
Sharing about Church & Ministries
RCA CERTIFICATION SERVICE
Return to hotel
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017
Hotel Complimentary BREAKFAST
Departure

 

 

LODGING is at Best Western Windjammer Inn (Burlington Airport, 1076 Williston Road, South Burlington,
VT. 05403) Phone 802-863-1125. The same room rates apply 2 days before and after our gathering. For those planning to arrive early or stay late, make reservations directly with the hotel for extra nights only. Indicate you are with Rural Chaplains.
REGISTER BY SEPT 1st to SAVE $50. (After September 1st: $425. Dbl & $590. Single)
Registration deadline: SEPTEMBER 10, 2017
__$375. Double or__ $540. Single ROOMMATE_______________________________
NAME __________________________________________CONFERENCE ____________
ADDRESS_______________________________________________________________
PHONE:______________ email:_______________________ special need?__________
MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: THE RURAL CHAPLAINS ASSOCIATION
4705 Alabama Hwy #40, Dutton, AL 3574