The Story Workshop

April 24–26, 2020

Sheraton Chicago O'Hare
6501 Mannheim Rd, Rosemont, IL 60018, USA

Map & Directions

Who will be there:

  • Dr. Dan Allender
  • Wendell Moss
  • Susan Kim
  • Rachael Clinton

Registration

$925

Application Process & Payment Information

To be considered for participation in our Story Workshop please submit an application. The information you share allows us to discern fit, timing, and group placement. There is a $50 application fee. If this cost is a barrier, please reach out to admissions@theallendercenter.org.

Choosing to enroll in a Story Workshop creates a financial commitment. A non-refundable, non-transferrable $500 deposit is required to secure your seat at the time of enrollment. This deposit is applied to your workshop fee of $925. At the time of enrollment you will have the option to pay in full or to choose to pay in 2 or 4 installments.

Payment Due Dates by Plan
Two Installments — Payments of $212.50 are due February 15 and March 15.
Four Installments – Payments of $106.25 are due February 15, March 1, March 15, and April 1.

A 3% processing fee applies to online payments. All fees must be paid in full by April 15, 2020. Participation in the workshop will not be permitted until fees have been paid in full.

Friday, April 24

8:00-8:30am
Arrive / Check-in
8:30-9:45am
Welcome and Teaching
9:45-10:00am
Break
10:00-11:30am
Small Groups
11:30am-1:00pm
Lunch Break
1:00-2:30pm
Teaching
2:30-2:45
Break
2:45-4:30pm
Small Groups
4:30-6:05pm
Individual Appointments / Free Writing Time

Saturday, April 25

8:00-9:30am
Teaching
9:30-9:45am
Break
9:45-11:30am
Small Groups
11:30am-1:00pm
Lunch break
1:00-2:30pm
Teaching
2:30-4:15pm
Individual Appointments / Free Writing Time
4:15-6:00pm
Small Groups

Sunday, April 26

8:00-9:00am
Teaching
9:00-9:15am
Break
9:15-11:00am
Small Groups
11:00am-12:15pm
Lunch break
12:15-1:15pm
Teaching
1:15-1:30pm
Break
1:30-3:15pm
Small Groups
3:15-4:30pm
Closing Session / Communion / Sharing Story

Meals

Refreshments are provided. Meals and accommodations are on your own.

Lodging

Sheraton Suites Chicago O’Hare

6501 Mannheim Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
(800) 325-3535
Reserve by April 2, 2020 to secure our group rate of $149 per night.

Dual Relationships

When you enroll you will be asked if you have any dual relationships with members of our facilitator team and/or fellow participants. This information assists us with group placement. Our 2020-21 team* may include:
Dan Allender
Rachael Clinton Chen
Susan Kim
Sam Lee
Jenny McGrath
Cyndi Mesmer
Wendell Moss
Jen Murphy
Mary Ellen Owen
Bethany Robbins

Covenant & Release of Claims

The Allender Center is a part of The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology. The Center offers Story Workshops. Your participation in the program is conditioned on your agreeing to the terms of this Covenant and Release of Claims among other things, which you read and reviewed at the time of enrollment.

2020 Covenant & Release of Claims