AC14 Meals and Gatherings

On-Campus Meals

Annual Conference participants are encouraged to eat on campus for time’s sake and for the opportunity for more fellowship. For all on-campus meal options, tickets must be purhased using the reservations process

Meal Tickets

The Birmingham-Southern College Cafeteria is located on the first floor of the Norton Center. The "Caf" is an all-youcare-to-eat venue featuring stations serving home-style entrees, international fare, a grill, deli, pizzeria and salad bar.

During Annual Conference the Caf will not accept cash – only Meal Tickets.

  • Breakfast $7.50 6-8 a.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
  • Lunch $10 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday
  • Dinner $10 5:30-7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday
  • Dinner on the Grounds $12 5 p.m. Sunday

Special Meals

Several groups have scheduled special catered meals during Annual Conference. To participate in one of these special meals, you must purchase a ticket for that specific meal using the reservations process.  NOTE: Due to price differences, regular meal tickets cannot be accepted for attendance at a lunchtime special meal.

Locations for these meals will be noted following the May 15 reservations deadline. 

Monday Breakfast

  • Vanderbilt Divinity School—$8
  • Educational Opportunities

Monday Lunch

  • Laity Luncheon—$17.50
  • Asbury Divinity School—$14.50
  • Duke Divinity School—$14.50

Tuesday Breakfast

  • COSROW—$8

Tuesday Lunch

  • Candler Club—$14.50
  • Memphis Theological Seminary—$14.50
  • Order of Deacons—$14.50
  • Fellowship of Local Pastors/Associate Members—$14.50
  • United Methodist Men—$14.50

Additional Gatherings

Additional groups have scheduled gatherings during this year’s Annual Conference.

Saturday, May 31

10:30 a.m.
ATEM Gathering (United Methodist Center Chapel)
Contact: Cindi Patsios cpatsios@umcna.org

Sunday, June 1

7:45 p.m.
Clergy Spouses Gathering (Admissions Welcome Center)
Contact: Robin Schultz robinschultz@att.net

Monday, June 2

9 p.m.  - or following worship
Clergy Women's Reception  (Norton Student Center Atrium)
Contact: Rev. Kelsey Johnson Kelsey.Johnson@umcna.org

Tuesday, June 3

11:30 a.m.
Women in Ministry Gathering (Subway on the dorm quad)
All women in ministry and women considering ministry are invited to attend this casual gathering.
Contact: Rev. Amy Parsons Vaughn amy.parsons.vaughn@umcna.org

5 p.m.
ARMS Dinner (Norton Center Great Hall C/D)
By reservation only
Contact: Regina Ergle rergle@umcna.org

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