Southeastern Wisconsin (SEWI) ALA Bus
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Cost: $20 per person
To register: https://sewilibraries.org/event/ala-bus-trip-2017
Registration deadline: Friday, June 16, 2017
Ride in comfort to the Exhibits at the American Library Association Conference in Chicago. We will arrive at McCormick Place about 9:30 am and leave at 4:00 pm for our return. This is open to library staffs, trustees, and library Friends groups. Seating is limited, so register early.
Saturday Morning Departure: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before departure. Click on the Park & Ride links for maps and directions.
Departure Time Park & Ride Lot
6:30 am Goerke’s Corners Park & Ride (Brookfield, Waukesha County)
7:00 am State Fair Park & Ride (West Allis, Milwaukee)
8:00 am Ives Grove Park & Ride (Ives Grove, Racine County)
9:30 am (est. arrival) McCormick Place in Chicago – ALA Exhibits Info
In the afternoon, the bus will begin to load at 3:45 pm and leave McCormick Place at 4:00 pm sharp. Approximate drop-off times are as follows: 5:30 pm (Ives Grove), 6:30 pm (State Fair Park), and 7:00 pm (Goerke’s Corners).
Exhibit Passes: Attendees are responsible for obtaining their own Exhibits pass. Cost is $75 through ALA and can be purchased ahead or onsite. More information is available on the 2017 ALA Annual Conference Registration. Please check with your library or Library System for any additional information regarding passes. Exhibits Hall information is available here.
This bus trip is sponsored by the Southeastern Wisconsin (SEWI) library systems: Arrowhead Library System, Bridges Library System, Kenosha County Library System, Lakeshores Library System, Milwaukee County Federated Library System, and Monarch Library System.