Earn reading and activity badges to beat summer boredom and capture awesome prizes! If your group members are each reading different titles, please register them as individuals. Log in anytime to track the minutes and titles you've read. Families (1 adult 1 child) who complete the Summer Reading Program will win a Family Prize Pack! In order to qualify, the child must complete the 30 level and the adult must write 2 reviews (1 for an adult item and 1 for a youth item read with their child).
Registration begins JUNE 1, 2017 Register, Keep Score and Win! Be sure to log each title that you read, even if you are tracking minutes (youth ages 5-18). Unlock badges by logging minutes and attend attending programs - don’t forget to stay for the secret code! Some activities require registration; check our online calendar.
You can join or renew/rejoin/add to your membership using ALA’s secure online form; or you can print and fill out a membership form and fax or mail it in; or call While onsite, the PLA 2018 Conference mobile app is your primary source for conference information. Registration and attendance at or participation in the PLA 2018 Conference constitutes an agreement by the registrant to PLA’s use and distribution of the registrant or attendee’s image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities. To discuss PLA 2018 sponsorship opportunities, contact Corcoran Expositions, Matt Mc Laughlin at , [email protected] Most conference events—including all preconferences and concurrent program sessions—will take place in the Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107.
Problems or questions regarding registration or housing? Additional events will be held at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, and other venues as indicated.
PLA reserves the right to cancel all or any part of this event if there is insufficient registration or for other reasons.
Neither ALA nor PLA is responsible for cancellation charges assessed by the airlines or travel agencies, or other losses incurred due to the cancellation of the workshops.
And of course, with The Galleria and other Houston attractions right at your doorstep, you'll find plenty of wonderful things to keep you busy during your visit.
The array of professional development programs are the highlight of PLA Conference.
Whether you're joining us for business or vacation with your family, you'll be delighted with the sophisticated accommodations and intuitive service at The Westin Galleria Houston.
You'll find our AAA Four-Diamond hotel directly connected to The Galleria, Houston's premier shopping and entertainment center.