Convention Headquarters will be the Marriott Cleveland East. Located near the heart of the Cleveland Jewish community, the Marriott Cleveland East offers easy access to synagogues, museums, restaurants and shopping. A block of rooms has been reserved for AJL convention participants. Please identify yourself as part of the Association of Jewish Libraries to receive the discounted group rates.
Reservations must be received by the Marriott on or before June 2, 2008. Convention rates are:
Single or double occupancy $129.00 + tax
Triple occupancy $139.00 + tax
Quadruple occupancy $149.00 + tax
Reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card.
On-site parking is complimentary at the Marriott. Contact information for the hotel is as follows:
Marriott Cleveland East
26300 Harvard Rd.
Warrensville Heights, Ohio 44122
GETTING TO CONVENTION
Two convenient airports service the Northeast Ohio region: Cleveland Hopkins International Airport and the Akron-Canton Airport. Taxis are always available near the baggage pick-up area.
Shuttle service from Cleveland Hopkins costs approximately $50.00 each way for a town car or $60 for a van that holds up to 14 people. Service from Akron-Canton is about $70.00 for the town car and $80.00 for the van. To make shuttle reservations, contact Shima Limousine Service at 440-918-6400 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Updated travel information will be available on the AJL website and on this blog in the coming months.