Choristers Guild Institute 2020

Details

July 20, 2020 through July 24, 2020
Roswell Presbyterian Church

Roswell, GA

Description

Registration is open for the 2020 Choristers Guild Institute, July 20-July 24. The week-long Institute will open at noon Monday and will conclude Friday afternoon at 1:00pm. Location: Roswell Presbyterian Church, 755 Mimosa Blvd., Roswell GA 30075. 

Pricing
The program fee for attendees in their first, second, or third years of CGI is $725 for Choristers Guild members and $775 for nonmembers. CGI alumni (those who have completed year three of the three-year program) are invited to attend at the alumni rate of $400. 

A meal plan (pricing TBD) will be offered as a separate charge and will include Monday night reception and lunches Tuesday through Thursday.  All registrants are guests at the Helen Kemp Banquet on Thursday evening.  Banquet tickets for non-registrants are sold separately at a cost of $35.

Lodging and travel -  The Institute will be held at Roswell Presbyterian Church. We've secured a group rate for lodging at two nearby hotels.  Reservations must be made individually with each attendee providing guarantee information no later than June 28, 2020 to receive the group rate.

Best Western PLUS Roswell – 30 Rooms mix of Double/Double & King - $98 + taxes
Holiday Inn Atlanta/Roswell – 10 Rooms mix of Queen/Queen & King - $112 + taxes

Additional information: 
• Check in is at 3:00pm; Check out is at 11:00am
• Both hotels offer complimentary self-parking and free WiFi
• Best Western reservations include free hot continental breakfast
• Holiday Inn group reservations include vouchers for 2 guests per room for the breakfast buffet (buffet only, $24 value)

To make reservations at Holiday Inn: Call 770-817-1414 or (toll free) at 877-817-1414 and ask for a reservation in the Choristers Guild Institute/CGI Group. Or, use the group booking tool online, which has the group code and discounted rate/breakfast already applied. Simply select the check-in and check-out dates to make your reservation. 

To make reservations at Best Western: Call 770-552-5599 and ask for a reservation in the Choristers Guild Institute/CGI Group. Or, use the group booking tool online, which has the group code and discounted rate/breakfast already applied. Simply select the check-in and check-out dates to make your reservation. 

Ground transportation - Atlanta's subway system, called MARTA, provides low-cost ($2.50) transport from the Atlanta Hartsfield Airport terminal to the Roswell area (NorthSprings MARTA station) with Uber/Lyft rides to nearby church or hotel for the last leg.  During the week of the Institute, we will offer van transport between the hotels and the church for $40.

For those flying to the Institute, it is advised that airline departures on Friday 7/24 be scheduled after 4pm.  

Other costs - most of the curriculum and music is provided; some attendees may be asked to purchase supplemental materials (under $50) at their expense. Be assured that detailed pricing will be sent to all registrants. If you have questions at any point about costs to participate in the Institute, get in touch: email us at institute@choristersguild.org or call the Choristers Guild office at 1-800-CHORISTER.

Deferment or Cancellations
Should you need to cancel or defer your registration, please contact the CGI registrar immediately. June 21, 2020 is the cutoff date for requesting refunds.  If you have questions about your registration or payment, please contact the conference registrar:

Colleen Oates, Registrar
Choristers Guild 
12404 Park Central Drive, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75251
1-800-246-7478 ext. 225
registrar@choristersguild.org

Conference Registration

  

Pass Name Description
Alumni Registration Fee $400.00 Must have completed 3rd year at the Institute
Helen Kemp Banquet 7/23/2020 Guest Tickets Choose this pass to purchase tickets to the Helen Kemp Banquet on Thursday evening during the Choristers Guild Institute. Institute registrants do not need a ticket.
Member Full Registration Fee $725.00 Choristers Guild Institute full registration fee at the member rate
Nonmember Full Registration Fee $775.00 Choristers Guild Institute full registration fee at the nonmember rate
Nonrefundable Deposit Only (Balance Due 5/1/20) $200.00


Events

Event Name Date Time Description
Helen Kemp Banquet Jul 23, 2019 6:30 PM -
8:30 PM Eastern
Tickets for those who wish to attend the Helen Kemp Banquet on Thursday, July 23, 2020, and are not registered participants in the Choristers Guild Institute 2020, or for Institute participants who wish to bring a guest to the banquet.