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2018 Small Town and Rural Development Conference

  • April 09, 2018
  • 4:00 PM
  • April 11, 2018
  • 12:00 PM
  • Crystal Mountain, Thompsonville, MI


(depends on selected options)

Base fee:

Registration is closed

The 13th annual Michigan Small Town & Rural Development Conference is April 9-11, 2018 at Crystal Mountain. We will begin Monday evening with a welcoming reception, continue all day on Tuesday and conclude on Wednesday at 12:00pm. The conference is geared toward those working in and on behalf of small or rural communities in Michigan and is hosted by the Michigan Rural Council.

To view the draft agenda click here

For lodging information please visit our dedicated reservation site for conference pricing. Please note the room block and special pricing is only available until March 26, 2018. To see rates and terms click here.

Registration includes dinner on Tuesday evening. You will be prompted to enter which entree you prefer: the chef has planned the following choices:

BEEF ENTRÉE:  Gorgonzola Sirloin – char-grilled medium rare, gorgonzola crust, potato dauphinoise, grilled julienne vegetables

FISH ENTRÉE:  Blackened Redfish – fresh gulf fish, charred corn & mushroom cheddar grits, grilled julienne vegetables, lemon butter sauce

VEGETARIAN ENTRÉE:  Cha Soba – green tea noodles, tempura cauliflower, bok choy, carrot, shitake, spring onion, edamame, ginger sesame sauce

Early registration closes on March 16; payment must be received or postmarked by this date, if not you will be charged at the late rate.

Please note that no refunds will be granted within ten days of the start of the conference. We apologize for any inconvenience.

                                                Thank you to our generous sponsors.










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