Fall Meeting

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2017 District 4 Annual Meeting


The annual fall meeting of District 4 will be held on Thursday evening & Friday, November 2-3.


Location:  University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (Edinburg)

Social on Thursday evening (6:30-8:45 p.m.)

Dustin M. Sekula Library
1906 S. Slosner Blve.
Edinburg, TX  78539

No additional registration cost.  Relax and mingle with colleagues at this year's social.

Business Meeting & Program on Friday (8:30 am to 3:30 pm) will be held on the UTRGV campus.

University Library, 2nd Floor
1204 West University Dr.
Edinburg, TX  78539

Link for:  Agenda - Friday Meetings & Programs

Conference Hotels:

TownePlace Suites by Marriott (McAllen/Edinburg)
502 W. Trenton Rd.
Edinburg, TX  78539

Attendees can reserve their room at the conference rate of $93.00 a night by following this link:
TLA Dist 4 Conference Rate
There are 10 rooms available at this rate.  Conference Rate at TownePlace is extended through Oct. 20th. 

Holiday Inn Express
3801 S. Business Hwy 281
Edinburg, TX  78539

Rooms are available at the conference rate of $85.00 a night.  Line for online room reservations:
Holiday Inn Express
There are 20 rooms available at this rate.  Conference Rate at Holiday Inn Express is extended through Oct. 25th.


For members - TLA Members:  $25.00

For Non-members - Non-members:  $35.00

Exhibit Booths (vendor fee) - $175.00

Link for online registration.

For a printable, mail-in registration form, click here.


On the UTRGV-Edinburg campus, park in lots E27, E28, and E29, which are adjacent to the library. Your parking permis is included in the cost of registration - so no need to buy your own.  Please indicate on your registration if you will need a permit or will be carpooling.

Additional Workshop/Training Opportunity

1st Annual Leadership Launchpad.  Designed for librarians with less than five years' experience.  Participants will discover their own leadership styles, learn critical persuasive communication, and design a career plan based on their new perspectives.  Each session will be taught by TALL Texan Leadership Development Institute alumni.  Facilitated by TALL Texas's own Maureen Sullivan and Ted Wanner.  For any interested District 4 librarian with less than 5 years library esperience.

Thursday, November 2, from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Phass Memorial Library
121 E. cherokee Ave.
Pharr, TX  78577

$125.00 registration fee.  Click here to register.  You do not need to be a TLA member to register.  We invite all Leadership Launchpad participants to stay for the District 4 Thursday evening reception and Friday conference!

Created on Mar 31, 2010 | Last updated October 12, 2017