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SEWI ALA Exhibits Bus Trip 2017

June 24, 2017

Save money, stress and hassle of visiting the ALA Exhibits at the McCormick Center on Saturday, June 24, 2017.  This is open to library staffs, trustees, and members of library Friends groups.   The cost is $20 to reserve a seat.  Seating is limited, so register soon!

Saturday Morning Departure: Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the departure time.  

Departure TimePark & Ride Lot
6:30 am
Goerke's Corners (Waukesha County) -- map & directions
7:00 amState Fair Park (Milwaukee County) -- map & directions
8:00 amIves Grove (Racine County) -- map & directions
9:30 am (est. arrival)McCormick Place (Chicago, IL) -- ALA Exhibits Info

Saturday Afternoon Departure:
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).  Light refreshments will be provided.


Exhibit Passes:  Attendees are responsible for obtaining their own Exhibits passes.  Cost is $75 through ALA.  You can purchase ahead or onsite.  More information is available on the 2017 ALA Annual Conference Registration Rates page.  Please check with your library or Library System for additional information regarding passes.

More information about the Exhibits is also available on the General Exhibits Info page.


This bus trip is sponsored by the Southeastern Wisconsin public library systems: Arrowhead Library System, Bridges Library System, Kenosha County Library System, Lakeshores Library System, Milwaukee County Federated Library System, and Monarch Library System.

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June 24, 2017


Laurie Freund


McCormick Center
2301 S King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616 United States
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