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MLA Annual Conference 2017 - Hattiesburg

  • 17 Oct 2017
  • 20 Oct 2017
  • Lake Terrace Convention Center, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • "Authors and Speakers" registration are for speakers who are attending his/her session only. If you are a speaker and would like to attend other MLA sessions, please use the member or nonmember forms please.
  • This is the rate for members to attend this meeting.
  • For MLA members who want to attend one day of the conference.
  • This is the rate for non-members.
  • For non-members who want to attend one day of the conference.
  • Contact Phillip Carter (pcarter@lamarcountylibraries.org) for information on exhibits. If you plan to attend other conference events, please register here.

 

For any questions regarding registration, please email Jennifer Nabzdyk-Todd at Jennifer.Nabzdyk@hindscc.edu or Terry Lajaunie at tlajaunie@lamarcountylibraries.org.

MLA Annual Conference 2017


Where:

Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg


When:

Pre-Conference: Tuesday, October 17th 2017
Conference: Wednesday, October 18th, Thursday, October 19th and Friday, October 20th, 2017

 

You may pay online or print an invoice and send the payment via mail to:

 

MLA Office

PO Box 13687

Jackson MS 39236-3687

Menus

 

Boxed Lunch Menu:

Sandwich on fresh baked French bread with choice of turkey, ham, roast beef, or club served with condiments, chips, fresh baked cookie, and a drink.


SLIS Alumni Breakfast:

Fluffy scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, link sausage, stone-ground grits, southern-style biscuits & gravy, sliced fruit, assorted fresh-baked pastries; served with orange, apple, and cranberry juices and house-ground coffee.


President's Reception and Scholarship Bash:

Mini crab cakes with spicy remoulade, sliced beef tenderloin served on a fresh toasted baguette and topped with horseradish and chive creme fraiche, pecan crusted chicken tenders, buffalo chicken spring rolls, 9-layer fiesta dip with white corn chips, vegetable crudites with roasted red pepper hummus and creamy dill ranch, assorted cheeses and fruit, petit fours, and brownies. Two complimentary drink tickets are included and a cash bar will also be available.  


YPSRT Luncheon:

House salad, beef pot roast, green beans, spinach orzo pasta, served with hot rolls and butter, house-ground coffee, iced tea, and water.


Black Caucus Roundtable of ALA Luncheon:

House salad, grilled boneless chicken breast, green beans, rice pilaf, cheesecake; served with hot rolls and butter, house-ground coffee, iced tea, and water.


MLA Awards Breakfast:

Fluffy scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, link sausage, home-fried potatoes, southern-style biscuits & gravy, sliced fruit, assorted fresh-baked pastries; served with orange, apple, and cranberry juices and house-ground coffee.



Other Menus will be listed in the program as they become available.

 

If you would like to register more than one person, please use the "Add Guest" button.

 

If you would like to add a guest for paid ticketed events who are not attending other conference events, please email Jennifer Nabzdyk-Todd at Jennifer.Nabzdyk@hindscc.edu with the name of the event and the name of the guest(s), so the ticketed event can be added to the invoice.

Paid Ticketed Events

Amount

Tuesday, Oct 17, 6:00 pm, An Evening in the Archives

$20.00

Wednesday, Oct 18, 8:30am-9:30am, USM SLIS Alumni Breakfast

$15.00

Wednesday, Oct, 18, 9:30am-10:30am, Past President's Brunch - Limited to MLA Past Presidents

$25.00

Wednesday, Oct 18, Boxed Lunch 

$16.00

Wednesday, Oct 18, 6:00pm, President's Reception & Scholarship Bash at the Ogletree House at The University of Southern Mississippi

$30.00

Thursday, Oct 19, 11:30am-1:00pm, YPSRT Luncheon

$25.00

Thursday, Oct 19, 11:30am-1:00pm, Black Caucus Roundtable of ALA Luncheon

$25.00

Thursday, Oct 19, Boxed Lunch

$16.00

Thursday, Oct 19, 6:00pm, MS Authors' Award Dinner

$35.00

Friday, Oct 20, 9:00am-11:00am, MLA Awards Breakfast

$25.00

        

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Office Hours:
Tuesday: 11:00am-5:00pm

Wednesday: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Thursday: 11:00am-5:00pm
         

PO Box 13687, Jackson MS 39236-3687 

Phone: 601-981-4586
 info@misslib.org

    

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