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MLA 2022 ANNUAL CONFERENCE Schedule at a Glance

*Schedule is subject to change. 

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

12:15 - 4:30 PM Registration Open
1:00 - 2:30 PM Opening Keynote with the Michigan Civility Project: Bridging the Divide: Civility in a Time of Unrest  
2:30 - 6:45 PM Exhibits, Bookstore, and Silent Auction Open
2:30 - 3:15 PM Exhibit Hall Break
3:15 - 4:15 PM Breakout Sessions
4:15 - 4:30 PM Break
4:30 - 5:30 PM Breakout Sessions
5:30 - 6:45 PM Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall
7:00 - 9:30 PM Michigan Library Awards Ceremony Dinner

Thursday, October 20, 2022

7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Registration Open
7:30 - 8:30 AM Morning Walk  
8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 - 9:00 AM Trustee Breakfast
8:30 - 9:30 AM Morning Keynote with Angela Hursh: How Will They Know? Make Sure Your Library’s Efforts to Bridge the Divide Get Noticed!
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM Exhibits and Silent Auction Open
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM Bookstore Open
9:30 - 10:00 AM Exhibit Hall Break
9:45 - 10:45 AM Breakout Sessions
10:45 - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Breakout Sessions
12:00  - 1:00 PM Spelling Bee Lunch
1:15 - 2:15 PM Breakout Sessions
2:15 - 3:00 PM Exhibits Closing Reception
3:00 - 4:00 PM Breakout Session
4:00 - 5:00 PM MLA Annual Meeting
5:00 - 6:00 PM Student Reception
6:00 - 8:00 PM Dinner On Your Own
8:00 - 10:00 PM Trivia Party

Friday, October 21, 2022

7:30 - 11:30 AM Registration and Silent Auction Pickup
7:30 - 8:30 AM Morning Walk
8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 - 10:00 AM Breakout Sessions
10:00 - 10:15 AM Break
10:15 - 11:15 AM Breakout Sessions
11:15 - 11:30 AM Break
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Closing Keynote with Kent Oliver: Intellectual Freedom in a Time of Partisanship
12:30 - 12:45 PM Grab and Go Snacks
 


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