Refund and cancellation:
Due to the ever-changing nature of the pandemic, your registration fee is fully refundable if your request is received by August 2, 2022. If NBSI cancels the Festival Gathering (FG), all registrations will be automatically and fully refunded by NBSI.
Membership fees are nonrefundable.
Consent to Use of Recorded Images and Audio
By registering, attending, or participating in workshops and other activities sponsored by the NBSI, you agree to allow NBSI to record, reproduce, and distribute your image or voice in photographs, videotapes, audiotapes, and any other methods of reproduction now and in the future.
By registering to attend the NBSI 2022 Festival Gathering (FG) of Biblical Storytelling, you expressly agree to adhere to all COVID-19 protocols implemented by the NBSI and the Maritime Conference Center (MCC) in place at the time of the gathering.
As a 2022 FG, I acknowledge and agree to the following:
- I agree NOT to attend the FG if I am experiencing or exhibiting any COVID-19 related symptoms as outlined by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), such as fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath. For a list of symptoms, please visit the CDC website.
- I agree NOT to attend the FG if I have become recently exposed to a person with a positive and confirmed case of COVID-19 or if I have experienced any symptoms associated with COVID-19 within the past 14 days.
- I acknowledge the contagious and evolving nature of COVID-19 and voluntarily assume the risk that I may be exposed to the virus and become infected due to my attendance at the FG. I willingly agree to assume all foregoing risks and accept sole responsibility for any expense, liability, illness, injury, disability, or death related to testing positive for the virus during or after the convention. In consideration of my registration for and attendance at the FG, I hereby irrevocably and forever release covenant not to sue, discharge, and hold harmless NBSI and each of its affiliated partners and sponsors, including without limitation, their respective directors, staff, volunteers, and agents from all claims arising out of or connected with COVID-19. I understand and agree that this release of liability includes any claims against NBSI and MCC personnel or representatives, whether a COVID-19 infection occurrence exists before, during, or after attendance and participation at the convention.
As a reminder, due to the ever-changing nature of the pandemic, your registration fee is fully refundable if your request is received by August 2, 2022.