2023 Spring Educational Conference

2023 Spring Educational Conference
MLA 2023 Spring Conference at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

Beach Club

The Ritz Beach Club features dining, a tiki bar, pool, private cabanas and beach activities.  Hop on the provided shuttle from the hotel for a quick ride.

Book your spa appointment online here. Or call 941-309-2090.

Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) is 4 miles from The Ritz.
Tampa International Airport (TPA) is 65 miles from The Ritz.
St. Petersburg-Clearwater International Airport (PIE)
 is 48 miles from The Ritz.

Click here for directions.

The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota
1111 Ritz Carlton Dr
Sarasota, FL  34236
(941) 309-2000

Hotel Reservations
MLA has a special room rate of $429.00+ (13% tax) for standard guest view rooms.   The room block will be held until March 23 or until the room block fills, whichever occurs first.  Book your room online here.

A reduced daily resort fee of $30 includes:

  • Complimentary WiFi and enhanced Internet speed at the hotel, The Beach Club and The Golf Club
  • One complimentary fitness class daily
  • Two-hour bicycle rental at the hotel
  • Umbrellas and chairs at The Beach Club
  • Use of masks, fins, and body boards at The Beach Club
  • Access to driving range and golf practice area
  • Use of kayaks, paddleboards and life vests at the hotel
  • Use of fishing poles at the hotel
4/17/2023 1:00 PM - 4/19/2023 10:00 AM
1111 Ritz Carlton Dr Sarasota, FL 34236



Monday, 17 April 2023

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
1:00 PM

Dinner at The Beach Club. Enjoy dinner overlooking the Gulf at the Ritz Beach Club. Transportation departs from the Ritz Porte-Cochère from 6:15pm through 6:45pm.
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
6:30 PM

Tuesday, 18 April 2023

Full breakfast buffet on Tuesday morning.
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
8:30 AM

9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
9:30 AM

6:00 - 6:15pm transportation departs from the Ritz porte-cochère. Or enjoy a 5 minute walk to Marina Jack’s across the street. Boat departs marina promptly at 6:30pm.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM

Wednesday, 19 April 2023

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
8:00 AM

Board meeting on Wednesday morning, open to all members.
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
9:00 AM

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