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Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators (Mid-Winter Conference)

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Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators (Mid-Winter Conference)


Organization Info
Name   Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators (Mid-Winter Conference)
Address P.O. Box 333
Allendale, Michigan (MI)  49401
United States of America (US)
Affiliation Christian

Plan to join us this January 17 through 19 (2013) for Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators featuring very special keynote, Dr. David Aikman.  David Aikman spent 23 years of his career as a journalist and bureau chief around the world with TIME Magazine.  Dr. Aikman has interviewed most of the world leaders of our generation.  He serves currently as writer in residence and history professor at Patrick Henry College in Virginia.  Joining Dr. Aikman as keynotes are Diana Waring and Monte and Karey Swan.  Featured speakers include Melinda Boring and James Muffett.

Mid-Winter provides a retreat-like atmosphere in a conference designed for home educating parents.  We feature keynote addresses for our entire event - no break out workshops - so parents have time to relax, listen, learn and be encouraged together. 

Thursday morning "A Taste of Mid-Winter Conference at the Home School Building" begins at 10 am.  Be our guest for this exciting new opening day.  James Muffett presents our opening address at 10 am, New Home Schoolers Information sessions (11 am for high school, 1 and 3 pm for K - 12), exciting Information Fair, Special event coupons for shopping at the HSB Bookstore, and 2 keynote sessions starting at 7 pm - Monte and Karey Swan and Diana Waring.  The Home School Building is located at 5625 Burlingame Ave. SW, Wyoming, MI 49509.

Friday morning Mid-Winter Conference Registration opens at 9:30 at Grace Community Church, 3500 New Holland Street, Hudsonville, MI 49426.  Start off your morning at Grace with a cup of coffee while you enjoy Monte and Karey Swan at 10 and 11:30  Vendors open for sales at 1 pm and Melinda Boring brings us her special presentations during the afternoon.  Evening seating begins at 6:30 when we welcome Diana Waring and our special guest, Dr. David Aikman.

Saturday starts at 8:45 am with morning devotions and then we continue with a day of exciting keynotes by Monte and Karey Swan, Diana Waring and Dr. David Aikman along with a bonus lunchtime session by Melinda Boring.

Vendors for Mid-Winter Conference include: My Father's World, Nature's Workshop Plus!, Heads Up Now!, Imagosolo, Books Bloom, HSLDA, as well as tables representing each of our keynotes.

Mid-Winter Conference is an economic blessing as the cost for this entire weekend is $59/person (spouse included).  Go to for all the important information and to download your registration form.

Until December 26, Mid-Winter Conference has a special event hotel rate at Hyatt Place - $89/night for a king or double queen. Make your reservations using this link:

Date Founded1997-01-25
Contact Person Valerie McDaniel, MWC Coordinator
2014 Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators Passed2/6/2014 - 2/8/2014
2013 Mid-Winter Conference for Home Educators Passed1/17/2013 - 1/19/2013
2012 Mid-Winter Home Educators Conference Passed1/27/2012 - 1/28/2012
2011 Mid-Winter Home Educators Conference Passed1/28/2011 - 1/29/2011
2010 Mid-Winter Home Educators Conference Passed1/29/2010 - 1/30/2010
2007 Mid-Winter Home Educators Conference Passed1/25/2008 - 1/26/2008
2009 Mid-Winter Home Educators Conference PassedDate Unknown
Date Created7/24/2010 11:01:05 AM
Date Modified11/29/2012 7:29:46 PM
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My hope is that this listing will assist homeschoolers in Allendale, MI find supporting organizations.  May your efforts be for the glory of Christ, for the strengthening of His saints, and for the evangelism of the lost.

Disclaimer:  Inclusion in this list does not imply endorsement.  Balancing the Sword makes no claims about the Christian orthodoxy of this organization.  This organization information is being provided free of charge.  It is accurate to the best of our knowledge but is not guaranteed.  Postings are subject to change.

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