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Michigan Reading Association
Empowering all Michigan Students and Educators through Literacy

Summer Literature Conference Registration

Michigan Reading Association

Summer Literature Conference 2016

July 13-14, 2016

Shanty Creek Resort, Bellaire, MI


Summer Lit Poster Final


Online Price Information


Member Conference Registration: $150
Non-Member Conference Registration: $190

 *Late Registration Fee added AFTER June 19.



  • Each individual must go online, log in using username and password, register for the conference(s), and print out the actual registration page.
  • Submit online registration using CHECK/PO payment option.
  • Turn in paperwork to person writing PO. Send PO, along with all registration paperwork to MRA office. Fax – 616-647-9378. See website for mailing/email addresses.


  • Individual username and password required if signing up as MRA member.
  • Each name must be registered individually, using username and password. Member number not needed. Be sure to logout after each registration to log in as new registrant.
  • Submit each registration using CHECK/PO payment option. Submit names and PO to MRA office.


 Payment Information

Credit card payments will be processed immediately upon submission. Registrants who choose to have their school send a purchase order will be considered not paid until we receive a check from you or the paying organization (purchase orders are not considered payment). Upon receiving a purchase order, the MRA office will issue an invoice based on the purchase order. A check for your fees must arrive in the office or payment arrangements made with the MRA bookkeeper by July 1.

• Online registration will close at midnight July 4. After July 4, registration will be available only onsite.

• After June 19, there will be an additional registration late fee of $30 charged per registration.

• Cancellations received by the MRA Office after June 19 will be subject to a $30 processing fee. Membership fees are non-refundable. Meal tickets are non-refundable after June 19. Cancellations not received 48 hours after the conference in writing are non-refundable.
• Unpaid no shows will be charged a $30 cancellation fee.

• There will be a $15 processing charge for any completed payment change requests.

• We reserve the right to resell unclaimed meal tickets 1 hour prior to meal events as these meals are prepaid by our Association.


Online Registration Closed

Onsite registration will be available at Shanty Creek Resort Tuesday, July 12 between 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM.

Onsite Registration Form


Click here for General Conference Information.

Call the MRA Office with any questions - 616-647-9310.