Because you will be!

Though Karen Schneider gave us the mandate to have the 2010 Evergreen International Conference be "a bit crunchy around the edges" when we started planning all those months ago, the conference committee has done its best both to be crunchy and to pamper conference attendees.  We've picked keynote speakers of wit and intelligence; breakout sessions to amaze, to entertain, and to educate; pubs to hydrate and inebriate; and above all, a hotel to pamper.

The Amway Grand Plaza has provided beds for presidents, queens, and the royalty of the entertainment world.  A 5-star hotel located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, the Amway offers Evergreen conference attendees a special room rate of $129 per room (up to two people in the room), $139 for a triple and $149 for a quad. Included in the room rate is complimentary parking and free wireless.  With shops, restaurants, and a fitness center, you need never leave the conference hotel to have all your needs met.

But there's a limit to the number of rooms available at this rate!  So don't dilly-dally about both registering for the conference ( and reserving your room (

And we'll see you soon in Grand Rapids!