Convention Program

Download the 2014 Convention Program.


In order to reduce the amount of printed paper and increase member privacy, the League no longer accepts credit card payments on printable registration forms for League events. All credit card payments are to be completed online via My League ( My League is your secure, interactive online League account. It’s available to all members and nonmembers, with a quick and easy sign-up process. Register now!

Housing & Travel

For additional lodging options in Marquette, click here.

PLEASE NOTE: The Holiday Inn is now full.

Host Hotel: Holiday Inn Marquette, 1951 US41, Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-225-1351
Room Rate: $115/night standard

Marquette WaterfrontGroup room rate cutoff is September 30, 2014 at 5:00 pm (EST).
Hotel rate is subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12%).

Reservation Process
Housing reservations will only be accepted by phone at the Holiday Inn Marquette, the host hotel for registered Convention attendees. After registering for Convention, a confirmation email will be sent to you within 48 hours. The confirmation email will contain your registration information and your personalized housing registration code. The hotel requires that you provide your personalized code in order to make reservations during the League’s Annual Convention.

Overflow Hotels
For overflow purposes, we have also reserved rooms at the hotels listed below.

PLEASE NOTE: The Hampton Inn is now full.

Hampton Inn Marquette/Waterfront, 461 S. Lakeshore Blvd., Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 906-228-6001
Room Rates: $159/night (city view); $169/night (lake view)

Group room rate cutoff is October 1, 2014 at 5:00 pm (EST).
Hotel rate is subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12%).

PLEASE NOTE: The Landmark Inn is now full.

Landmark Inn, 230 N. Front St., Marquette, MI 49855
Phone: 888-752-6362
Room Rates: $139/night

Group room rate cutoff is September 12, 2014 at 5:00 pm (EST).
Hotel rate is subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12%).

Credit Card Safety
We have recently become aware of credit card theft schemes in regard to persons claiming to be conference hotel representatives. DO NOT make reservations with a hotel that contacts you directly. The scam is that they obtain your credit card information and put fraudulent charges on the card. Read more.

Bus Transportation
This year the League is offering convenient bus transportation from the Lower Peninsula to Marquette. Bus will depart from the following locations on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. (Note: Only one bus will be traveling to Marquette.)

First Stop Second Stop Third Stop
Livonia Area
Park & Ride
24605 Schoolcraft AveRedford Charter Township, MI 48239
(Located at I-96 & Telegraph Rd)Departure time:6:00 am
Lansing Area
Park & Ride
E Round Lake Rd
DeWitt, MI 48820
(US-127, exit 86)Approx.Departure time:7:30 am
Ramada Inn
2650 I-75 Business Loop
Grayling, MI 49738
(I-75, exit 254) Cars parked here will need to be signed in at the front desk of the hotel.Approx. Departure time: 10:30 am


COST: $120.00/person

Seats are still available. Please get your registrations in as early as possible to reserve your seat.

All buses will leave Marquette following the closing general session on Friday, October 17. Additional information will be emailed to all bus riders as we near the date for Convention.


This year, Convention is a casual event. Please feel free to wear blue jeans and comfortable shoes.