The Nebraska and Kansas College and University Sections announce a joint 2015 Spring Meeting, scheduled for Friday, May 29, 2015 at the Perry Campus Center at Doane College (Crete, NE). The Keynote Speaker will be Karen Williams, 2014-15 ACRL President. View the 2015 Spring Meeting Program
For Event Registration please see: http://nebraskalibraries.site-ym.com/event/2015CUSpring
60 rooms have been blocked off for CULS/C&U Spring Meeting May 28th and 29th.
15 rooms at each of these hotels:
- $119/night at Hilton Garden Inn 801 R Street, Lincoln NE. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel and requesting the Nebraska Library Association block at 402.475.9000. $119/night Book your room prior to April 28.
- $109/night at Holiday Inn Downtown 141 N. 9th Street, Lincoln, NE Reservations can be made by calling 402-475-4011 and requesting the Nebraska Library Association block Book your room prior to May 1.
- $72/night at Super 8, 1880 West 12th Street, Crete, NE Reservations can be made by calling the hotel and requesting the Nebraska Library Association block at (402) 826-3600 Book your room prior to May 14.
- $49.99/night at Crete Inn, 1515 Blue Acres Dr, Crete, NE. Reservations can be made by calling the hotel and requesting the Nebraska Library Association block at (402) 826-4341 Book your room prior to April 28.
For your convenience the conference planning team offers an easy solution for transportation during the conference. Need a ride? Need a rider? Exchange information here:
Link for the meeting: http://www.rickyrides.com/cu-joint-spring-meeting
Thursday Night Events
Link for Thursday night events:
Pre-Conference Thursday Evening Social
The Historic Haymarket district in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska is the location chosen for this evenings festivities. The Pinnacle Bank Arena, opened in 2014, has helped to transform this area into a fun and exciting place to shop, eat and party. Many new hotels, stores, restaurants, bars and numerous other entertainment venues are within walking distance of the selected Lincoln hotels. Need convincing? Check out this promotional video, which includes footage of the Haymarket and Railyard area where our Thursday night social events are planned: http://bit.ly/1AHHv3i
Join us on the evening of Thursday May 28, 2015 for pre-arranged Dine-Arounds designed to make getting to know colleagues from both states easy and enjoyable. There are many types of cuisine offered in the Haymarket restaurants. Sign up for a dining experience that intrigues or interests you. Just add your name to the list for the restaurant that appeals to you. Links to menus are included in this Google Doc. Please add your cell phone and email so that the host librarian coordinating the dining experience can contact you if necessary. http://bit.ly/1BXKrwx
Following the Dine-Around meals you can choose between a conversation with fellow librarians at the Oven's wine bar http://www.theoven-lincoln.com/about-the-cellar.html or Brewsky's Blazin' Pianos comedy bar event. http://blazinpianoslincoln.com/