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Register for ATFE's 34th Biennial Consultation by clicking here on "Get Tickets." Then, after choosing your registration option, proceed to "Checkout." This will take you to the registration page where you will be able to choose options for break-out sessions and local excursions, and where you will also be able to register for the pre-Consultation retreat. Just scroll down below the personal information on the registration page to see these program options and to pay membership dues. You will not be billed or charged until you actually click on "Pay Now" at the very bottom of the registration page. The registration fee includes light snacks on Thursday evening, lunches on Friday and Saturday, and the closing banquet on Saturday night. For more information about the Consultation's program, visit our website at www.atfe.org. We look forward to seeing you in Saint Paul!
Hotel Reservations must be made directly with the Saint Paul Hotel by calling 1-800-292-9292 or 651-292-9292 and asking for the 2017 Biennial Consultation rate, or by going to www.saintpaulhotel.com and using the block code, 170119UST. There is a drop-down menu under "SPECIAL RATES;" choose the option “GROUP/BLOCK” before entering the block code, and you should be given the ATFE Biennial group rate.
A pre-Consultation contemplative retreat at Saint John’s Abbey in Collegeville is offered from Tuesday 17 January to Thursday 19 January. The cost is $185/person and includes a single room at Saint John’s Abbey, meals, and an evening social. Register for this retreat on this Eventbrite website at the bottom of the registration page. For more information, contact Barbara Sutton at BSUTTON@CSBSJU.EDU. The retreat begins with dinner at 6 pm on Tuesday evening and ends with breakfast on Thursday morning--just ahead of the Consultation itself which begins Thursday afternoon 19 January. Other pre-Consultation activities are being arranged as well for Wednesday 18 January. More information about these and about the retreat can be found at our website, www.atfe.org.