Special Sessions

Tuesday, June 10th

  • 5:00 p.m. – Early Evening Social, Special Guest: ALA President Barbara Stripling

Wednesday, June 11th

  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Dedicated Vendor Time
  • 10:00 a.m. – SUNYLA Council Meeting
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Dedicated Vendor Time
  • 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Tours
  • 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Special Interest Groups
  • 5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. – New Members Orientation
  • 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Membership Social

Thursday, June 12th

  • 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. – Dedicated Vendor Time
  • 12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. – Lunch and Annual Meeting, Guest Speaker Maureen Sullivan
Maureen Sullivan

Maureen Sullivan

  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. – Poster Sessions
  • 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. – Dutch Apple Cruise: The Dutch Apple Cruise will be a three hour ride along the scenic and historic Hudson River – the ideal way to see the sights along this majestic waterway!  This event includes dinner, drinks, and dancing! So come join us for a fun time on the Hudson. More information is at http://www.dutchapplecruises.com/main/index.php Note – bus pickup starts at 5:15

Friday, June 13th

  • 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. – Guest Speaker: Gregory Maguire
Gregory Maguire

Gregory Maguire

  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. – Author Signing: Gregory Maguire
  • 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Publisher’s Playhouse: Today’s part of the conference focuses on reading, writing and research, and highlights aspects of leisure reading for college students. To promote additional attention to this area, the conference committee coordinated the Publishers Playhouse. Book publishers and authors were invited to exhibit new books, ARCs, posters and other reading materials. This event will include several author signings as well. Please join us to for some reading FUN!