The Cadre is located at 149 Monroe Avenue in Memphis.
Shuttle buses will run between the Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel and the Cadre every 15 to 20 minutes between p.m. If you are a new or young professional in the book business, this party is for you!
The historic Cadre is the location for ABA’s 2018 Winter Institute Welcome Reception, co-sponsored by Shelf Awareness.
Students will receive a crash course on the essentials of opening a new bookstore or buying an existing one.
The workshop is open to ABA Provisional members and employees of Regular member stores, and is limited to three booksellers per ABA member company.
The workshop will be facilitated by Donna Paz Kaufman and Mark Kaufman of Paz & Associates Bookstore Training Group (Fernandina Beach, FL). Pre-registration required; $45 fee per person; space is limited.
A full-day guided tour that will take booksellers to Oxford, Mississippi, to tour the town and visit Rowan Oak, the home of William Faulkner, and Square Books.
Highlights include Faulkner's grave, the Lyceum (site of the Ole Miss riot of 1962), the James Meredith statue, and historic Oxford Square, featuring three Square Books locations, boutiques, and many places to eat lunch. Registration closes when the tour reaches capacity.
Most of the tour is guided, but guests will have several hours to explore historic Oxford Square on their own before returning to Memphis. Pre-registration required; no fee; space is limited.Click here to learn more and register for Ingram Tour.Pick up your badge, the official Wi13 welcome bag from Candlewick, and a full schedule of Institute events.Sponsored by Lit Hub/Bookmarks and Typewriter Rodeo (Andrews Mc Meel), with help from NEIBA, NAIBA, SIBA, GLIBA, MIBA, MPIBA, PNBA, NCIBA AND SCIBA.Member Relationship Managers Elizabeth Roberts and Daniel O’Brien can answer any questions about ABA or Wi13.Group and table assignments are printed on bookseller badges.