Conference Information

 

Baltimore on the Prairie

September 11-14, 2019

Lied Lodge and Conference Center

Nebraska City, NE

Tresa Jones, Admin., 104 So. 4th, Seneca, KS  66538

785-336-2262 (home) 785-294-0625 (cell)

Email:  mjones1@carsoncomm.com

Welcome to Baltimore on the Prairie.  A nationally renowned faculty has been assembled to share with you their techniques and knowledge of hand appliqué in general and of the Baltimore Album style in particular.  Please read all the registration details as it will help answer any questions you might have related to the registration form.  Of course, please contact me if you have any questions.

 

Lied Lodge and Conference Center is the home for Baltimore on the Prairie, located in Nebraska City, NE.  Two hundred and sixty acres beckons with orchards, walking trails and serenity.  Every detail in design and decor reflects a commitment to the comfort and care of all the guests and to the natural environment we all share.  The Lodge, Conference Center and Timber Dining Room all offer ingredients for relaxation and of course, stitching. 

 

Registration: 

  • Class information posted on website Sept. 16, 2018

  • Registration begins Sept. 17, 2018

  • $200 deposit required with registration

  • Deposit fully refundable prior to March 1, 2019

Contact Information:

  • Please print clearly

  • List any special needs, i.e. dietary requirements, allergies, accessibility needs, etc

  • Lied Lodge is fully handicap accessible.  Please indicate if you need a handicap accessible guest room 

Conference Classes: 

  • Both Sessions are 2 days in length

  • Session A is Wed & Thurs, Sept 11 and 12, 2019

  • Session B is Fri & Sat, Sept 13 and 14, 2019

  • Classes are from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm with lunch break from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Registration Costs:

  • Registration fee is all inclusive

  • Includes, classes, lodging, all meals and gratuities for the meals

  • Registration may be for Session A, Session B or the Conference Package which includes both Sessions A and B

  • Fees are based on double or single occupancy or local where lodging is not necessary

  • Session A only – Sept 11 & 12 – Local – includes 2 lunches and 2 dinners

  • Session A only – Sept 11 & 12 – includes 2 nights lodging (Sept 10 & 11), 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 dinners

  • Session B only – Sept 13 & 14 – Local – includes 2 lunches and 2 dinners

  • Session B only – Sept 13 & 14 – includes 3 nights lodging (Sept 12-14), 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 3 dinners

  • Conference Package – Sessions A & B – Local – includes 4 lunches and 4 dinners

  • Conference Package – Session A & B – includes 5 nights lodging (Sept 10-14), 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 5 dinners

  • Adjustments regarding number of meals or nights of lodging can be made by contacting the Administrator

  • Spouses and guests are very welcome at the conference.  Contact the BOTP Administrator for costs

Additional Costs:

  • Teachers may have a class or lab fee to cover printing costs or other materials for class and are listed on the supply lists

  • Teachers may offer kits with cost listed on the supply list

  • Any extra fees are paid directly to the teacher.

  • Kits must be ordered through the teacher by August 1, 2019

Meals: 

  • Meals will be buffets served in the Timber Dining Room

  • Tips are included in your registration

Lodging: 

  • Majority of guest rooms have 2 Queen beds

  • Handicap accessible guestrooms are available

  • Free wireless internet available throughout the entire facility

  • Blow dryer, coffee maker, refrigerator in each guest room

  • Complimentary morning coffee in lobby

  • Connecting guest rooms or grouping of guest rooms can be requested by contacting the BOTP Administrator

  • Requests are made to the reservation staff at Lied but cannot be guaranteed by Baltimore on the Prairie

Additional Nights Lodging: 

  • Should you need additional nights lodging, contact the BOTP Administrator

Transportation: 

  • Parking is free at the Lodge

  • The Lodge offers shuttle service to and from Omaha’s Eppley Airfield airport.

  • Cost of shuttle is $30 one way

  • Make shuttle reservations 10 days in advance by calling Lied Lodge - 800-546-5433 and mention Baltimore on the Prairie

  • Lied Lodge is approximately 50 miles south of the Omaha airport

  • The Omaha airport serves most major airlines

Payment Information: 

  • $200 deposit is required at the time of registering

  • Remaining balance of registration is due June 1, 2019

  • If registering after June 1, 2019, the entire registration fee is required

Cancellation Policy: 

  • Cancellations must be made in writing or through email

  • $100 of deposit will be refunded between March 1 and June 1, 2019

  • No refunds issued after June 1, 2019

  • Registrations may be transferred

  • There will be a $25 transfer fee for any registrations that need to be transferred

Advance Registration: 

  • Faculty and class projects for 2019 are announced the last night of the 2018 conference

  • 2018 attendees are offered first opportunity to register for the 2019 conference

Class Assignments:

  • For those with advance registration, registration forms are shuffled, blindly drawn and class choices recorded in order

  • Following advance registrations, classes are assigned in the order in which they are received

  • Confirmation of registration and class assignment will be sent via snail mail within a month of being received

Payment Options: 

  • Payment may be made by check, cash, money order or credit card

  • If paying by check or money order, download the registration form under the tab, “Mail Registration”, fill it out and mail it

  • Make checks out to either Tresa Jones or Baltimore on the Prairie

  • If paying online, use the “Online Registration” tab.  Choose your class(es) and click the “Book It” tab.  Fill out the “Info” page and follow instructions to pay with credit card

  • Remaining balances are due June 1, 2019

Send payment to

Tresa Jones, Admin.

Baltimore on the Prairie

104 So. 4th

Seneca, KS  66538

 

Questions:  Please don’t hesitate to call or email with any questions you might have.  We are planning on having a relaxing time stitching, learning and spending time with old friends and new friends.  Again, my contact information is as follows:

Phone:  785-336-2262 (home) 785-294-0625 (cell)

Email:  mjones1@carsoncomm.com

 

I hope to see you in September!

 

Tresa