Early registration will be reduced to $140 for qualified applicants (see application process below).
What's the catch?
You must be willing to work for a total of five (5) hours on one or more assigned jobs during the three and one half (3 1/2) days of the conference.
Possible jobs could include assisting at the Registration Desk, assisting the Convention Manager, assisting the Placement Officer, or assisting an Exhibitor; with potential tasks ranging from helping to set up or take down displays, covering for lunch breaks, running errands, or staffing a conference service point.
Who's eligible to apply?
You must be an Individual Member of MLA in good standing within the first five years of your membership, OR, a first-time attendee to a national MLA meeting (of any category and length of membership).
Members who are applying for the Reduced Registration Program for the first time receive first consideration for the positions. However, members who have already participated in the Program in past years are still encouraged to apply, and any slots still open after the deadline date will be offered to them.
How can I apply?Registration for the Reduced Registration Program will begin on Monday, November 2 at noon, Eastern Standard Time. To register, call Rick McRae at Sibley Music Library at (585) 274-1370. Registration will remain open until Friday, December 18 at 5 PM.
When you call, Rick will take your name, telephone numbers (work and cell, if you have one) and e-mail address. The final step is sending in your completed MLA conference registration form with the Reduced Registration box checked, along with payment, preferably by January 11, 2016 (early registration deadline).
Please contact Rick McRae at Sibley Music Library via phone at (585) 274-1370.