STAFF ORGANIZATIONS ROUND TABLE (SORT)
Meetings and Activities
ALA Annual Conference
June 23-29, 2005 in Chicago
SORT Board Meeting
|Saturday, June 25, 2005
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Join us for the SORT 10th Annual Walking Tour!
In the Loop--Downtown Chicago Architecture and History Tour
Friday, June 24, 2005, 8:00 am - 10:00 am OR
Monday, June 27, 2005, 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Meet us at the historic Palmer House Hotel at the Monroe Street
entrance at 8:00am for a leisurely 2 hour walk. We'll see landmark
buildings of the Chicago School of Architecture (10 gems) stunning
building interiors, outdoor sculpture of Picasso, Calder and Miro.
Chicago Public Library and bookstores. Stops for refreshments, restroom
and benches. Lunch optional. Bring an umbrella. We walk rain or shine,
Event Code: SO1 - Friday Tour
Event Code: SO2 - Monday Tour
To register for the tour, go to the ALA Registration Page
SORT FREE Leadership Workshop entitled "Building Skills for Staff Organization Leadership" scheduled for Sunday, June 26, 2005 during the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. Click here for more details on the workshop.
Get Ready for ALA Annual Conference 2006 in New Orleans
What would a trip to New Orleans be
without crawfish and zedeco? Join us for an evening of N’awlins
food and dance.
Annual Walking Tour is in the planning stages. The “saints”
and “sinners” will march through will march through the historic
French Quarter. Highlights include the Voodoo Museum (admission
fee), the Napoleon House, Pirate’s Alley, St. Louis Cemetery, Jackson
Square, of the Mighty Mississippi.
Remember to bring an umbrella. We walk rain or shine, and, it usually rains in New Orleans.