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Early Childhood Conference 2024

August 7, 2024
Frankenmuth, MI

We are looking forward to our 51st Annual Early Childhood Conference. It is always a blessing to have 500+ early childhood educators gathered together for an amazing day full of fellowship, learning, collaboration, and fun. Make sure your colleagues are fired up and ready to join you in Frankenmuth on August 7. We will see you there!

When & Where


August 7

St. Lorenz Worship and Event Center
850 W Genesee St
Frankenmuth, MI, 48734
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Keynote Speaker

Ron Sandison

Ron Sandison works full-time in the medical field and is a professor of theology. He is an advisory board member of the Art of Autism and the Els Center of Excellence. Sandison has an M.Div. from Oral Roberts University and is the author of A Parent’s Guide to Autism: Practical Advice; Biblical Wisdom, published by Charisma House; and Views From the Spectrum. He has memorized over 15,000 Scripture verses, including 22 complete books of the New Testament. His website is spectruminclusion.com. You can contact him at sandison456@hotmail.com.


Registration is now open.

Registration Costs:

  • $45 Early Bird Rate until June 30, 2024
  • $60 July 1, 2023 - July 23, 2024 (noon)
  • $75 after noon on July 23, 2024 - Walk-ins will be welcome

Note: if you are an Early Childhood Director and would also like to attend the Directors' Day on August 6, that is a separate registration. Please visit michigandistrict.org/event/early-childhood-directors-day-2024/ to register.



Early Bird Rate

Additional Information

SCECHs, MiRegistry, and Training Hours will all be available.

Hotel Information

Bavarian Inn Lodge
One Covered Bridge Ln
Frankenmuth, MI 48734

A block of rooms is available at the Bavarian Inn Lodge in Frankenmuth for August 6, 2024. Mention MI District Early Childhood Conference. Deadline to reserve a room is July 15, 2024.

Cost: is Double $125| Queen & Kings $135 | Suites $195  for up to 4 people per room

In addition to the rates above – 6% state sales tax and 7% occupancy tax apply. There is an additional $29.95 daily resort fee that is subject to sales tax.

Check-in time 3 p.m. / Check-out time 11 a.m.

Please note: Seventy-two hours notice of cancellation is required to avoid being charged for the room. A cancellation fee of the first night’s room and tax will apply should a guest cancel less than 72 hours prior to arrival or is a no-show.