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  • Part I: Intensive Session – One day, Thursday, July 23
    • $155 [Fee also includes: morning refreshments and lunch]
  • Part II: Thursday evening, Friday & Saturday – July 23-25
    • $285 [Fee includes: Friday lunch & evening meal; Saturday awards banquet] 
  • Part I & Part II: Package
    • $385 [Fee includes all activities described above] 

NOTE: We are offering the option of a boxed lunch on Saturday for an additional $12.00


All MWW programs and sessions are hosted at the Ball State University Alumni Center, 2800 Bethel Avenue, Muncie, IN.

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The Alumni Center is on the north side of Ball State’s campus, just south of the Scheumann Football Stadium, at the corner of Tillotson and Bethel avenues, one block south of Indiana 332 (McGalliard Road) and Tillotson intersection. Parking is free at the Alumni Center (including handicapped-accessible). Parking lots are north of the Center adjacent to the stadium. The Alumni Center is handicapped-accessible and all sessions for the workshop are on one floor.

Lodging Options

Reservations for your room MUST be made by June 24.

  • Fairfield Inn (Marriott), 4011 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 282-6666
    • Rate: $109 plus tax.
  • Holiday Inn Express, 4201 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 289-4678
    • Ask for Ball State Friends & Family Rate!
  • Best Western, 3011 W. Bethel Ave., Muncie (765) 282-0600

All reservations should be made directly with the hotels to receive the rates quoted. Mention Midwest Writers when you call.

Several other hotels are within easy access to the Alumni Center.

Baymont Inn & Suites 3400 Chadam Lane, Muncie, IN 765-284-4200 Day’s Inn 3509 N. Everbrook Lane, Muncie, IN 47304 765-288-2311
Cardinal Inn & Suites 3302 N. Everbrook Lane, Muncie, IN 47304 1-800-733-337 or 765-282-7557 Hampton Inn & Suites 4200 West Bethel, Muncie, IN 47304 765-288-8500
Comfort Inn & Suites 3400 N. Marleon, Muncie, IN 47304 1-877-424-6423 Ball State University Student Center 2000 W. University, Muncie, IN 47306 765-285-1555

You need to make room reservations ASAP as space is limited because several events are scheduled that weekend in Muncie.