Dates and Locations for Commander College 101


  • Arkansas
    Hot Springs – May 30 – June 1, 2014
  • California/Nevada
    Upland – May 30 – April 10-12, 2014
  • Colorado
    Thornton – July 10th-12th, 2014
  • Florida
    Orlando – Oct 16-18, 2014
  • Massachusetts
    Chelmsford – April 24-26, 2014
  • Missouri
    Branson – July 17-19 2014
  • Missouri
    St. Louis – July 10-12 2014
  • New York
    Rushville – June 6-8, 2014
  • North Dakota
    Fargo – June 26-28, 2014
  • Pennsylvania
    Bolivar – October 24-26, 2014
  • Virginia
    Glen Allen – April 10-12, 2014

When registering for an attendee, please use their telephone number and e-mail address so pertinent information pertaining to the conference can be sent directly to them.

Fort Worth, TX
Location:
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
1701 W Boyce St.
Fort Worth, TX 76115

Nearest Airport: Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW)
Dates:
March 13-15, 2014
Start Time: 8:00 AM Thursday
End Time: 11:00 AM Saturday
Price:
$345.00 (includes tuition, materials and meals)
Deadline:
March 1, 2014 - If paying by check: Make check payable to Awana and mail to:
Brad Iverson
12337 Langley Hill Drive
Keller, TX 76244
Check payments must be received by March 1, 2014 otherwise your reservation will be cancelled.
Lodging:
Lodging at Southwestern Seminary - about $80. per night includes breakfast. Rooms available with one bed or two beds.
Phone: 817-923-1921 - Ask for Reservations at the Riley Center- Mention Awana Commander College
Questions:
Margie Iverson - Margiei@Awana.org
Brad Iverson Bradi@Awana.org
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Glen Allen, VA
Location:
Comfort Suites at Virginia Center Commons
10601 Telegraph Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Dates:
April 10-12, 2014
Price:
Early Registration $249* (received by 2/24/14)
Registration $299* (received after 2/24/14) -
$149 - Guest (pastor or spouse desiring to attend with a registered student - does not include certification, course materials, gifts, shirts, or lodging
Guest price allows guest to attend the training, outings, & meals
All meals are included in the registration fee.
Check-in begins on Thursday at 1:00 PM— First session begins at 2:00 PM. Last session ends on Saturday at 3:00 PM
Lodging:
Comfort Suites at Virginia Center Commons
Call (804) 262-2000 for reservations
Ask for the Awana Commander College 101 group rate
$79.99 for single, $79.99 for double
Questions:
Ken Lorow
804-337-2281 or KenL@awana.org
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Location:
Bethel Church
2702 30th Ave S
Fargo, ND 58103
Dates:
June 26, 2014 (3:00 PM) - June 28, 2014 (4:00 PM)
Price:
$325.00
Guest: $225
Early Price by June 1: $275.00
Guest Early Price by June 1: $175.00
Lodging:
Kelly Inn
4207 13th Ave SW
Fargo, ND 58103
(800) 635-3559
$87.99 +tax double occupancy until June 11.
Ask for the Awana Commander College rate.
Questions:
Steve Flagg, North Central Office Assistant
(402) 981-8372
Steve.Flagg@northcentralawana.org
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Hot Springs, AR
Location:
Arlington Hotel
239 Central Avenue
Hot Springs, AR 71901
Nearest Airport:
Hot Springs Memorial Field “HOT”, Seaport Airlines
Clinton National Airport Little Rock, AR “LIT”
Dates:
May 30 – June 1, 2014
Registration Time: 12:00 noon Friday
Start Time: 1:00 p.m. Friday
End Time: 12:00 noon Sunday
Price:
$299.00 – (includes tuition, materials, Commander College shirt and meals).
$99.00 – Guest (pastor or spouse desiring to attend with a registered student – does not include certification, course materials, gifts, or shirt – Guest price allows guest to attend the training, social times & meals)
Deadline:
May 17, 2014 – If paying by check: Make payable to Awana and mail to:
Kevin Murphy
P. O. Box 1579
Cabot, AR 72023
Check payments must be received by May 17, 2014 otherwise your reservation will be cancelled.
Lodging:
Arlington Hotel - about $82.00 per night. Phone: (501) 623-7771 - Ask for Reservations, state you are with the Awana Commander College.
Questions:
Kevin Murphy kevin.murphy@aacet.net
Carroll Wherry carrollw@awana.org (501) 581-3350
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Rushville, NY
Location:
LeTourneau Christian Center
4950 County Road 11
Rushville, NY 14544

Nearest Airport:
Rochester International Airport
Dates:
June 6-8, 2014
Start Time: 9:00 AM Friday
End Time: 1:00 PM Sunday
Price:
$260 thru 04/05 (includes tuition, materials, meals, lodging) $300 after 04/05 Go to www.awananortheast.org for other options, including fees for spouses and children
Questions:
Doug Schoenheit Email: dougs@awana.org
Phone: 1-585-657-8197

Bob Bennett
Email: bobb@awana.org
Phone: 607-725-4231
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Chelmsford, MA
Location:
Immanuel Church
4950 County Road
Chelmsford Ma.01824

Nearest Airport:
Logan International Airport, Boston Ma
Dates:
April 24 – 26, 2014
Start Time: 1:00 PM Thursday
End Time: 2:00 PM Saturday
Price:
$225 thru 04/11 (includes tuition, materials, meals) $250 after 04/11 Go to www.awananortheast.org for other options, including fees for spouses.
Lodging:
Available hotels in area:

Radisson Hotel and Suites
10 Independence Drive
Chelmsford, MA
978-256-0800

Best Western Plus Chelmsford Inn
187 Chelmsford St.
Chelmsford Ma
978-256-7511

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham
25 Research Pl.
North Chelmsford, MA
978-256-5151

Hampton Inn & Suites
9 Nixon Rd.
Westford, Ma
978-392-1555

Courtyard Boston Billerica/Bedford
270 Concord Rd.
Billerica, MA
978-670-7500
Questions:
Mark DeQuoy
Email: markd@awana.org
Phone 518.878.3428

Ken Hoffmeyer
Email: kenh@awana.org
Phone: 413.529.0703
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Location:
Orlando, FL
Dates:
Oct 16-18, 2014
Price:
Early Registration:
(Received by September 15, 2014)
Commander Rate - $275.00
*Guest Rate - $225.00

Late Registration:
(Received after September 15, 2014)
Commander Rate - $325.00
*Guest Rate - $275.00
Deadline::
October 2, 2014
Additional Info:
*The Guest Rate is for a pastor, spouse or another leader desiring to attend with a registered Commander. It does not include books or materials.

One person from each church must register under the Commander Rate. Any additional attendees have the option of registering under the Commander or the Guest Rate.

Family & Friends Dinner Outing
Family and Friends (18 & over only) may join you for a special dinner and outing on Friday night. Cost is $35 per person.
Lodging:
(not included in registration)
Drury Inn & Suites
7301 West Sand Lake Rd
Orlando, FL 32819
www.druryhotels.com
Group Room Reservations
Rooms have been held for our group at a rate of $121.95 per night.
Online: http://www.druryhotels.com/Reservations.aspx?groupno=2204622
Phone: 1-800-325-0720. Use Group number 2204622.
Please make your reservations by Tuesday, September 16, 2014 to receive your group rate. Reservations made after this date will be subject to prevailing rate and availability.
For Group Room Reservations questions please contact Susan Dungan at: SusanD@awana.org
Questions:
Jim Lambeth: JimL@awana.org
Susan Dungan: SusanD@awana.org
Phone: 813.662.5385
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St. Louis, MO
Location:
Grace Church St. Louis
2695 Creve Coeur Mill Rd
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
Dates:
Thursday, July 10 (2 pm) - Saturday, July 12 (2 pm)
Price:
(includes tuition, training materials, dinner on Thursday & Friday, lunch on Friday & Saturday, and excursion)

$249 before May 1, 2014
$299 before June 10, 2014
Cut off date for registration June 10, 2014

$150 - Guest (pastor, spouse or another leader desiring to attend with a registered student) does not include certification, course materials, gifts, shirts, or lodging. Guest price allows guest to attend the training, outings, & meals.
Deadline:
June 10, 2014
Questions:
Michael & Michelle Bowen - MichaelB@awana.org or 314-680-7742
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Thornton, CO
Location:
Crossroads Church
53 E 128th Ave
Thornton, Colorado 80241
Dates:
July 10th-12th, 2014
Thursday (8am-8pm), Friday (7:30am-7pm), & Saturday (7:30am-11:30am)
Price:
Commander Early Bird Registration (Before May 1st) - $249.00
Commander College after May 1st, 2014 - $299.00
High School Student (Must be a junior or senior) - $199.00
Spouse of Commander - $199.00
Additional Attendee from same church - $199.00
Pastor - $179.00
Lodging:
Lodging is not included in any of the above prices.
Additional Info:
Includes certification, training, course materials, outings, meals, gifts & shirt. (lodging not included).

Cancellation policy:
Cancellations received in writing prior to June 1st will be refunded all funds minus a $75 processing fee. Any cancellation received after June 1st is not refundable but may be transferred to another attendee.
Questions:
Joseph & Jill Cook - josephc@awana.org or 303-317-8974 or 720-308-8294
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Location:
Foothill Bible Church
1330 W. 15th St.
Upland, CA 91786
Dates:
April 10-12, 2014
Price:
$285 by March 15, 2014
$345 after March 15, 2014
$245 Spouse Registration
Registration includes meals, materials and activities. Spouse registration does not include the materials.
Lodging is in addition. We will begin on Thursday with registration and lunch at 12:00pm. We will end on Saturday at 2:00pm.
Questions:
Contact Steve Hydanus at stevehy@awana.org or (909) 730-2866.
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Location:
Antiochian Village Conference Center
140 Church Camp Trail
Bolivar, PA
Dates:
October 24 – 26, 2014 (start 8:30 am Friday, concludes Sunday 1:00 pm)
Price:
Includes conference materials, lodging, all meals and 24/7 coffee service!
Early Registration per person 3 nights (Thurs-Sat) Private Room $495.00
Early Registration per person 3 nights(Thurs-Sat) Shared Room $410.00
Early Registration 2 nights per person (Fri & Sat) Private Room $430.00
Early Registration 2 nights per person (Fri & Sat) Shared Room $370.00
Guest Registration in shared room (lodging and meals) (3 nights) – no materials $260.00
Guest Registration in shared room (lodging and meals) (2 nights) – no materials $225.00
Questions:
Contact Donna Fuller
donnaf@awana.org
814-724-6380
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Location:
First Baptist Church Branson
400 S. SUNSHINE STREET
Branson, MO 65616
Dates:
July 17-19
Check-in: 8:00 am on Thursday
College Begins at 8:30 am on Thursday
Depart: Saturday 1 pm
Price:
$299 per person before June 18, 2014
$349 per person after June 18, 2018
Price includes all meals, certificate, Certified Commander Badge, jacket, books, and more.
If your spouse wants to join you but does not wish to receive any of the Commander materials, books, jacket, etc., their price will be $175.
Deadline:
July 2, 2014
Lodging:
La Quinta Inn
Branson on the Strip
1835 West Hwy 76
Branson, MO 65616 1-417-336-1600
When making your own room reservations, please ask for the Awana Commander College Group rate of $79.95 per night plus tax for July 15-17 and $84.95 per night plus tax for July 18-19. Room reservations must be made before July 14, 2014 to receive the discounted rate.
Questions:
Please contact Kim Evans: cmdrkim66@gmail.com or (316) 721-4203
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Cancellation policy:
Cancellations received in writing prior to the early registration cut-off date will be refunded all funds minus a $75 processing fee. Any cancellation received after the early cut-off date is not refundable but may be transferred to another attendee.

For more information, contact (630) 213-2000 or Commander College@Awana.org.

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