Leadership Resources

School of Congregational Development 2014

SCD 2014 Charlotte
Thursday, August 14 to Sunday, August 17, 2014

This year SCD  2014 Charlotte will be located and hosted by Matthews UMC.  Participants will stay in local hotels and commute to the event.  Below you will find basic information about SCD 2014.  To register and see the full agenda, go to:

SCD 2014 Charlotte Registration

For more info go to www.scdnetwork.ning.com

Event Site:
Matthews UMC, Matthews, North Carolina
801 S Trade St., Matthews, NC 28105
704-847-6261

REGISTRATION RATES AND DEADLINES:

Early Bird:  $375 by April 30, 2014
Regular:       $425 by July 15, 2014
Late/on-site: $475

Registration fees include all teaching sessions and the opening dinner Thursday evening and a box lunch on Friday and Saturday. Participants are responsible for transportation to the hotel, lodging, and meals.

Additional fees:

Pre-Conference Seminars:  $25.00
Four pre-conference seminars will be offered Thursday morning  from 8:30 am – 12:00 Noon.

HOTEL INFORMATION:

Hotel/Church Shuttle:  

Shuttle Service Provided from these designated Hotels to Matthews UMC
$35.00 for the week including travel to church on Sunday
(does not include transportation from the airport)

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Matthews NC: www.ihg.com/holidayinnexpress
9420 East Independence Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28105
704-443-3100
Last day to book by: 8/1/14
Group Rate: $99.00 per night
Group name: School of Congregational Development
Shuttle Service

Hampton Inn Charlotte/Matthews
9615 Independence Pointe Parkway
Matthews NC 28105
704-841-1155
Last day to book by: 7/21/14
Group Rate: $99.00 per night
Group name: School of Congregational Development
Shuttle Service

Fairfield Inn Charlotte
8540 East Independence Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28227
980-245-9200
Direct Phone: 980-245-9200
Last day to book by: 7/23/14
Group Rate: $99.00 per night
Group name: School of Congregational Development
Shuttle Service

Scholarship Hotels
These hotels are reserved for Scholarship Participants.

Sleep Inn
9900 Matthews Park Drive
Matthews, NC 28105
704-841-1660
Group Name: Global Ministries Scholarship SCD
Shuttle Service

Best Western
2501 Sardls Road North
Charlotte, NC 28227
704-845-2810
Group Name: Global Ministries Scholarship SCD
Shuttle Service

No Shuttle Service for these Hotels
These hotels are for people who have their own cars or are renting cars. There are no restaurants within walking distance and these hotels are farther from the church.

Courtyard by Marriott Charlotte/Matthews: Book your group rate: GBOD
11425 East Independence Blvd.
Matthews, NC 28106
704-846-4466
Last day to book by: 7/20/14
Group rate: $99.00 per night
Group name: GBOD School of Congregational Development

Quality Inn & Suites Matthews NC:www.choicehotels.com/hotel/nc675
13470 East Independence Blvd.
Stallings, NC 28105
704-821-9800
Last day to book by: 8/1/14
Group Rate: $99.00 per night
Group name: GBOD School of Congregational Development