The Early Bird Registration deadline for the Association for
Rural and Small Libraries Annual Conference is fast approaching;  you have
only until August 31st to get the best rate on this year’s fantastic conference
in Raleigh, NC!  To take advantage of early bird pricing, register

Preconference sessions are scheduled for Wednesday,
September 26th and the full conference runs from that evening’s reception through
two full days on Thursday and Friday and closes at 12:30 PM on Saturday,
September 29th.

Speaking of preconference sessions, they are selling out quickly!  As
follows please find registration availability as of yesterday afternoon:
  • “A New Model for a New World:”  1 space
  • “Community Impact Planning:”  10 spaces
  • “What Do I Do Next:”  FULL!

The hotel reservation deadline (to take
advantage of the conference rate of $139 / night plus tax) is August
28th.  Our official conference hotel is the Sheraton Raleigh Downtown
Please register by calling 800-325-3535,
and be sure to identify yourself as registering for the Association for
Rural & Small Libraries Conference
.  Our hotel this year offers
free internet access and much more!