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Tenth Biennial Convention of the
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
July 21 - 25, 2005
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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Visitor Information

Visitors are very welcome to the convention. They may choose from two registration options.

  • $195 for meals, a copy of the Bulletin of Reports, and refreshments which will be provided in the morning and the afternoon.
  • $105 for no meals, a copy of the Bulletin of Reports, and refreshments which will be provided in the morning and the afternoon.

Please note that accommodation and travel are not included in the visitor's registration.

Registration forms should be completed and returned with all available information and payment. Arrival and departure times are important to the local committee arranging transportation from the Winnipeg Airport to the University.

Payment should be made out to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and enclosed with the registration form.

The registration fee does not include accommodation. Everyone is responsible for the booking and payment of their own accommodations. Accommodation expenses will not be reimbursed.

Accommodations are available on campus at the University of Manitoba or off campus at hotels located on Pembina Highway close to the University. Please make your arrangements directly with the University or the hotel of your choice. Attached is a listing of all available accommodations. To register for on campus accommodations, complete the applicable accommodation form and forward by mail or fax to the Special Functions Department at the University. To register at an off campus hotel, contact the hotel directly.

Convention Participation

Please plan to arrive on time to join us for lunch on Thursday, July 21st at 12:00 noon, the orientation session for delegates at 1:30 p.m., the opening business session at 2:30 p.m. and the Opening Eucharist in the evening beginning at 8:00 p.m. at St. Mary's Cathedral. There will be registration available at the university campus on Thursday, July 21st, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., as well as on Friday and Saturday morning, beginning at 8:00 a.m. On Saturday evening, there will be a Hymn Festival and presentation of the Companion of the Worship Arts Award.

Early morning worship will occur at 7:00 a.m. on both Friday, July 22nd and Saturday, July 23rd. The Convention will end at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, July 24th after the Closing Worship Service. Buses to the Winnipeg Airport will leave between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. on Sunday.

National Church Council and other committee meetings will occur prior to the convention. Please check with your council/committee contact prior to making your travel arrangements.

Confirmation of Registration

An acknowledgement of receipt of your registration form and payment will be forwarded to you by e-mail or fax.

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