What does the retreat cost include? The rates are per person and include the entire weekend. The fee covers two nights lodging, Saturday meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner), Sunday breakfast, General & Breakout Sessions, and retreat materials. Friday night dinner is not included and is on your own. The hotel has a café where you can eat at a reasonable price.
What time is check-in at the hotel? Hotel check-in time will be Friday, March 31st 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm.
What is the appropriate attire for the weekend? Casual and comfortable attire is appropriate for the entire weekend. Formal/semi formal attire suggested/optional for Saturday Night Dinner.
I signed up for the retreat, and now I can’t come. Can I get my money back? The $75 non-refundable fee will not be refunded. Any additional fees paid before March 12th will be refunded at the Retreat. After March 12th, we will not allow refunds due to full payments being made to the hotel.
Can you attend the Women’s Retreat weekend without staying in the hotel? No. You must register for the full retreat weekend that includes the cost of the food and hotel expenses.
Is there a day option for the retreat? No, we do not have a single day rate. Please register for the retreat, but we understand if you cannot stay for the entire event.
Can I make my reservations directly through the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel instead of FBCLG’s Women’s Retreat Ministry? No. To receive the reduced rates, and be registered to attend the retreat, reservations must be made through FBCLG Women’s Retreat Ministry and not directly with the hotel.
Are children permitted at the retreat? As a courtesy to other participants, please do not bring children. Childcare will not be provided for retreat attendees.
What if I have Special Dietary Needs? The Sheraton Parsippany can accommodate special diet requests. There is a place on the registration form to make this request.
I have some mobility issues and can’t walk a long distance. Can I get a room close to the meeting rooms? Yes, you can. Please contact the Women’s Retreat Hotline or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Or include this in the Special Needs column on the registration form. We will do our best to get you as close to the elevators as possible.
Is transportation provided to the hotel? We can provide transportation for seniors 65+. Space is limited, so please let us know you need transportation. Others are responsible to find their own transportation to and from the Sheraton Parsippany hotel. Parking is limited at the hotel, so please consider carpooling.
I’m carpooling to the retreat – can we meet and leave our cars in the FBCLG parking lot overnight? No. FBCLG is not responsible for the security of any private property, such as a vehicle or anything inside the vehicle, left in the parking lot overnight.
Can women register during the retreat weekend? No. There will be no in-person registration during the retreat weekend.
How many women do you allow in one room? The maximum is three women in one room.
What is the process for business owners to donate product or sponsor the retreat? There are several opportunities for businesses to partner with the FBCLG Women’s Retreat. Please call the Women’s Ministry Hotline at 732-839-2466 or send an email to email@example.com for additional information.
For all other questions, please call the Women’s Retreat Ministry Hotline at (732) 839-2466 or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org