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04-29-2013 

2014 Connecticut Library Association Conference
Building Community - In Our Towns, Our State, and Our Profession
Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416
http://bit.ly/TnRNQL

 

The 123rd Annual Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Cromwell, CT on April 28th and 29th, 2014.

We have two exciting keynote speakers this year.  Siva Vaidhyanathan, author of The Googlization of Everything – and Why We Should Worry and The Anarchist in the Library will be kicking the Conference off on Monday.  Renee Hobbs, from the Harrington School of Communication and Media at the University of Rhode Island will speaking on Tuesday.

Conference Registration is open! How to Register
- Registration is now open. CLA Members should log in with their username and password to receive conference member rates.  We accept Visa, Mastercard, or check as payment. If paying by check, please be advised that your registration will not be completed until payment is received. All payments must be received no less than 3 business days before the conference. Payments for “Early Bird” registrations MUST be received by the early rate deadline of 4/1 in order to qualify for the lower rate. You will be notified via email when your check is received and your registration is processed.

Plan your Day Before you begin the registration process, you will need to decide which workshops, or sessions, you will attend at the conference. It's a good idea to print out, or have available, the program descriptions (located as a PDF at the top of this page) during registration.

Other Important Info  Hotel Reservation information is available from within the Registration Form.

If you have a disability and require an accommodation in order to participate in a program, please contact the CLA office (860-346-2444) or cla [at] ctlibrarians [dot] org by April 11, 2014

Visit the Exhibits
We have a full house of vendor exhibitor tables at this year's conference.  Full listing here.

Conference Registration Rates & Information
Lunch is included in the registration rate.

One & Two-Day Rates, including registration at the door:
CLA member: $140 (one day) / $250 (two days) 
Students, Unemployed, or Retired*: $75 (one day) / $135  (two days)
Non-Member: $175 (one day) / $330 (two days)

* Students, Unemployed, or Retired must be CLA members to register at the reduced rate.This rate also requires a 2-hour volunteer committment per day.

Hotel Conference Room Rate
The conference room rate is $109/night. You can call the Crowne Plaza's reservation line at 860-635-2000 and mention the group name or you can use the Hotel Reservation Link.

Directions & Parking
The Crowne Plaza Hotel is at 100 Berlin Road, in Cromwell, Connecticut  and just off exit 21 on I-91. Map and more detailed directions are available on their online map. All CLA Conference attendees can park for FREE in hotel parking lots.

Other Information
The 2014 Conference Committee Resources:


The 2011 Conference Committee Resources:

The 2011 Conference Committee:

2011 CLA
President
Conf. Committee
co-chair
Conf. Committee
co-chair
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Debbie Herman

Central CT State University
hermand@ccsu.edu
David Boudinot

Henry Carter Hull Library, Clinton
david@hchlibrary.org
Caitlin Augusta

Stratford Library Association
caitlinreads@gmail.com
Future Meetings

April 28, 2014

CLA 2014 Exhibitor Registration

April 28, 2014 8:00 AM EDT to April 29, 2014 5:00 PM EDT

Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416
http://www.cromwellcp.com

You are invited to display your company’s products and/or services at the 123rd Annual Conference of the Connecticut Library Association, to be held on Monday, April 28, and Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Hartford-Cromwell in Cromwell!
 

April 28, 2014

2014 Connecticut Library Association Conference

April 28, 2014 8:00 AM EDT to April 29, 2014 5:00 PM EDT

Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416
http://www.cromwellcp.com/

Recharge! Your Creativity, Your Library, Your Career
 

April 28, 2014

CLA Exhibitor Advertisement

April 28, 2014
6:30 PM EDT - 7:00 PM EDT

Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416

Purchase an advertisement in our conference program!
 

April 28, 2014

CLA Conference Sponsorship

April 28, 2014
6:30 PM EDT - 7:00 PM EDT

Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416

Sponsor CLA 2014!
 

April 29, 2014

Annual Meeting

April 29, 2014
9:00 AM EDT - 10:00 PM EDT

Crowne Plaza Hartford - Cromwell
100 Berlin Rd.
Cromwell, CT 06416

CLA Annual Meeting
 

June 12, 2014

June 2014 CLA Executive Board Meeting

June 12, 2014
9:30 AM EDT - 12:00 PM EDT

Middletown Library Service Center
786 South Main Street
Middletown, CT 06457

CLA Executive Board Meeting
 

June 13, 2014

2014 Connecticut Information Literacy Conference

June 13, 2014
8:15 AM EDT - 3:30 PM EDT

Manchester Community College
Great Path Academy, 60 Bidwell Street
Manchester, CT 06040
http://www.mcc.commnet.edu/

Our New Frontier: Metaliteracy, Threshold Concepts, New Standards, and Other Wild Ideas
 

September 02, 2014

Passport To CT Libraries

September 02, 2014 12:00 AM EDT to September 30, 2014 12:00 AM EDT

Your Library



Participate in the statewide passport program during Library Card Sign Up Month!