Register online using our website. ACRL-Washington members, please log in to receive your discounted rate.
Registration costs for 2019 are $165 for non-members, $155 for ACRL-Washington and ACRL-Oregon members, and $100 for students. Room and board is included. Apartments are available for an additional $20 on a first-come, first-serve basis, invoiced separately.
Registration costs have been increased by $10 since the 2017 conference. In acknowledgement and thanks for using the land that the conference is being held on, this money is being made as a donation to the Puyallup and Nisqually Nations, who have traditionally inhabited and cared for the land.
ACRL-Washington members, please log in to this site to receive your discounted registration rate. ACRL-Oregon members, please use the discount code that was shared by the ACRL-Oregon Board.
If you are staying overnight at Pack Forest, we ask that you register no later than Friday, October 4 so that we can assign housing. If you are registering without housing, the registration deadline is October 14. The deadline to cancel or change your registration is Monday, October 14. The attendance cap is 175 attendees; registration may close early if we reach capacity.
Online (during registration), or by check (made out to ACRL Washington). If you are paying by check, please print out your invoice and contact email@example.com.
The conference registration fee includes lodging and meals. We are not able to change the registration fee if you do not want to stay overnight.
Yes. You can learn about our Conference Attendance Scholarship and Excellence Award on our website. The deadline to apply for scholarships is Friday, September 6. If you have questions about scholarships, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dress casually and for comfort. No business attire at this conference!
Pack Forest is located south and west of Tacoma, on the way to beautiful Mount Rainier. Driving conditions in the fall can change quickly, so please check your route, current driving conditions, and anticipated weather. Before you leave, consult road construction and mountain pass conditions at the Washington State Department of Transportation website.
We recommend arriving between 12pm and 1pm on Thursday, October 24. Lunch will begin at 1pm. Our keynote will begin at approximately 2pm.
You will be asked to indicate this on your registration form. For those who request vegetarian or vegan meals OR for those who indicate dietary restrictions, your name will been given to the Pack Forest dining hall workers. As you are going through the line please give them your name to receive your meal.
You can find Pack Forest lodging descriptions on their website. Apartment accommodations are available for an additional $20 on a first-come, first-serve basis, invoiced separately.
There is fairly robust cell phone coverage at Pack Forest, so you should be reachable on your own cell phone, but some providers may be more spotty than others. On Thursday & Friday during business hours, you can have folks contact Pack Forest Conference Center manager Terri McCauley at 253-692-4170.
Please email email@example.com and we will get back to you as quickly as possible.