MLA ’17 will feature electronic posters from chapters and sections, allowing promotion to both attendees and members who are unable to make it to Seattle. The posters will be available in advance of the meeting, perhaps luring new members to attend section or chapter meetings.
The South Central Chapter of MLA held its 2016 meeting in the Gulf Coast city of Galveston, Texas, October 21–26. Members enjoyed fabulous weather and spectacular ocean views, as well as the vocal company of a parrot who lived in a cage in the hotel lobby from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. every day.
The 52nd Upstate New York and Ontario Chapter meeting (UNYOC) was held in Watkins Glen, New York, October 26–28, 2016. Watkins Glen is located on the southern end of Seneca Lake, which is known for its wineries, stunning natural beauty, and Watkins Glen International race track.