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Midwest Women’s Retreat

September 20 @ 8:00 pm - September 22 @ 12:00 pm

2019 Women’s Retreat
September 20-22, 2019
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

“You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence…”
-Psalm 16:11

Join us for a special weekend of being in God’s presence at the 2019 Midwest Women’s Retreat, September 20-22, in beautiful Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

More than 800 women from Illinois, Wisconsin, Northwest Indiana and Eastern Iowa are expected to attend. There will be great teaching, fellowship, fun activities and lots of free time to grow closer to God and each other.

Schedule of Classes and Activities

Friday, September 20

4:00 p.m. — Hotel Check-in Begins

5:00 p.m. — Retreat Registration

8:00 p.m. — Opening Session

Refreshments and Fellowship

Saturday, September 21

Optional Early Morning Activities:

    • 7:00 a.m. — Women Warrior Boot Camp Workout
    • 7:00 a.m. — SON-rise Morning Yoga
    • 7:00 a.m. — SON-room (guided devotional at 7:30 a.m.)

9:15 a.m. — General Session

11:15 a.m. — Breakout Classes

12:00 p.m. — Lunch (included)

1:45 p.m. — Breakout Classes

2:30 p.m. — Free Time

Optional Afternoon/Evening Activities:

    • 3:00 p.m. — Interval Training (Exercise class suitable for all levels)
    • 3:00 p.m. — Yoga Calm
    • 4:00 p.m. — Painting with Ivy — $25 fee includes canvas, paint, supplies and instruction. Limited to 45 women. Register here.
    • 7:00 p.m. — Celebration of Talent
    • 8:00 p.m. — Karaoke/Dance Extravaganza
    • 8:00 p.m. — Bonfire and S’mores

Sunday, September 22

Hotel Checkout. Breakfast on your own.

10:00 a.m. — Worship Service

12:00 p.m. — Dismissal

Featured Speakers

This year we are having a potpourri of main lessons, with an opportunity to hear several speakers from right here in the Midwest!

Visit our event Facebook page to learn more about Barbara MarburyBecca Peele, and Marci Arneson!

Registration

Retreat package includes: Two nights at the hotel, classes, lunch on Saturday, retreat activities such as yoga, karaoke and a bonfire with s’mores!

Hotel guests will also enjoy access to the Spa & Sports Center (including fitness facility, locker room, sauna, steam room and lap pool), wifi in guest rooms, two bottled waters per day, daily newspaper and in-room coffee.

Option One

Register You and Your Roommates

Guaranteed roommates.

You pay for everyone now and collect money from your roommates.

The Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is the main hotel where all of the classes and activities will be held. Guest rooms feature two full-sized beds (note: the beds are smaller than queen-sized).

Available Options:

  • 2-per Room — Cost $560
    ($280 per person)
  • 3-per Room — Cost $675
    ($225 per person)

The Timber Ridge Lodge is located about a half-mile away from the hotel where the classes will be held. These 1- or 2- bedroom suites feature a kitchenette, larger beds and access to the water park.

Available Options:

  • 2-per 1-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $560
    ($280 per person) Limited Availability
  • 3-per 1-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $675
    ($225 per person) Limited Availability
  • 4-per 1-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $780
    ($195 per person) Limited Availability
  • 5-per 2-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $1075
    ($215 per person)
  • 6-per 2-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $1170
    ($195 per person)

*1-Bedroom Suites include a kitchenette and eating area, one bathroom, one king-sized bed and a queen sofa sleeper.

*2-Bedroom Suites include a kitchenette and eating area, two bathrooms, one king-sized bed, one queen-sized bed and a queen sofa sleeper.

Before registering, you’ll need to know if your roommates wish to purchase a t-shirt (and the style and size).

Option Two

Register Individually

Roommates can be requested, but aren’t guaranteed.

You pay only your registration fee.

The Grand Geneva Resort & Spa is the main hotel where all of the classes and activities will be held. Guest rooms feature two full-sized beds (note: the beds are smaller than queen-sized).

Available Options:

  • 2-per Room — Cost $280
    Limited Availability

The Timber Ridge Lodge is located about a half-mile away from the hotel where the classes will be held. The 1- bedroom suite features a kitchenette, larger beds and access to the water park.

Available Options:

  • 4-per 1-Bedroom Suite* — Cost $195
    Limited Availability

*1-Bedroom Suites include a kitchenette and eating area, one bathroom, one king-sized bed and a queen sofa sleeper.

 

Additional Information:

  • Program Only Option: The Program Only option is now available for those who will not need lodging. The cost is $90 per person and includes all of the classes, refreshments and Saturday lunch.
  • Early-bird pricing ended July 25, 2019
  • On-site registration will not be available.
  • Registration is non-refundable for Option One. Option Two is refundable until August 10, less a $35 cancellation fee.
  • Registration is transferable by contacting events@chicagochurch.org. In some cases the shirt style and size will not be able to be changed.
  • Shirts can be ordered until August 18, 2019

Register online by August 18, 2019.

Commemorative Shirt Options


Feminine Fit

$16
XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL


Standard Fit

$16
XS, S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL


Sweatshirt

$28
S, M, L, XL, 2XL

You can place an order for a shirt only here by August 18th.

Choir and Band Participants Wanted

If you’re planning to attend the retreat and would like to serve in any capacity—singing, dancing, playing in the band, spoken word, etc.—please complete this quick form. If you have any questions in regard to ONLY the worship team, please call or text Lara Jenkins at  (708) 828-5272 or send an email to mslaraj@yahoo.com.

More Information

If you have questions about this year’s Women’s Retreat, contact us at events@chicagochurch.org

Details

Start:
September 20 @ 8:00 pm
End:
September 22 @ 12:00 pm

Venue

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, IL 53147 United States
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Details

Start:
September 20 @ 8:00 pm
End:
September 22 @ 12:00 pm

Venue

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa
7036 Grand Geneva Way
Lake Geneva, IL 53147 United States
+ Google Map