Location

Hold the date, mark your calendars, save your shekels: "Make Your Own Luck," Communication Central’s 13th annual Be a Better Freelancer® conference, will be held September 21–23, 2018, at the Hilton Garden Inn Rochester/University & Medical Center in College Town, Rochester, NY. Make this your lucky 13 as you plan to launch or enhance your freelance writing, editing, proofreading, indexing, graphic arts, website development, etc., business.

The hotel complex includes a Barnes & Noble bookstore and several shops and restaurants.

Among the good news: Hotel room rates are lower this year than in the past, at $124 (plus taxes) rather than $139/night. 

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The College Town complex includes the conference hotel and a wealth of shops and restaurants to enjoy. It's within a block or two of scenic Highland Park and a number of neighborhood resources, and right next to the University of Rochester's (UofR) Strong Memorial Hospital/Medical Center and across the street from historic Mt. Hope Cemetery. Genesee Valley Park is nearby for running/jogging, with a public golf course, outdoor swimming pool and canoeing/kayaking rentals for cruising on the Genesee River. The UofR River Campus is only a few blocks away.

For more about area attractions, click here.

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