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MRA Conference Special Events

MRA Conference Special Events are offered each year. Ticketed events are filling up quickly, so be sure to register today.

Conference Summary and Registration

Authors & Appetizers ~

Authors and Appetizers

Ticketed Event

Monday 5-6:30PM

At this beloved event, sit with your favorite author, get your books signed,  and laugh along as they entertain us with stories and readings of their books.  

Scholastic Book Fairs Breakfast ~

Scholastoc Book Fairs Breakfast


Ticketed Event

Tuesday 7:15-8:15AM

Come see award winning children’s author Deborah Hopkinson and hear about The Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge. Attendees will receive a free book.  

Conference  Scavenger Hunt~

Scavenger Hunt

Use the Conference App to take photos, visit Exhibitors, find Random Acts of Reading, and win fabulous prizes!

Back by popular demand, we will once again have a scavenger hunt on each day of the conference.

You could win Amazon Gift Cards, Gift Certificates from publishers and the GRAND PRIZE of free conference registration and hotel accommodation for MRA’s 2019 Conference!

Local Council Meet & Greet ~

Counil Meet and Greet

Monday 4:15-5:00PM

Members of local councils from throughout the state are looking forward to meeting you and having you join them as colleagues and leaders in your area.

Adolescent Literacy Show & Share ~

Monday 4:15-5PM

An informal gathering to network and share ideas and practices related to teaching adolescent readers and writers across the disciplines.