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MIBA's Events


Sidelines 101 with Debra Cotterman
(includes session recording) - March 1 at 4 pm CT

MIBA Goes to the Mart (in-person) March 14 at 9 am

Batch for Books (includes session recording)
March 23 at 4 pm CT

Intro to Bookshop (includes session recording)
April 4 at 4 pm CT

Winter Catalog 101 April 14 at 4 PM CT

Edelweiss for New Buyers (includes session recording)
April 18 at 4 pm CT

Edelweiss for Frontline Booksellers (includes session recording) May 18 at 4 pm CT

Spring Road Trip (in-person)
May 23-24, Bayfield, WI

Intro to audiobooks (includes session recording) June 7 at 4 pm CT

MIBA Goes to the Mart - August
(in-person) - August 1 at 9 am

Heartland Virtual Orientation August 24 at 3 pm CT

Bring the winter catalog to life with Enchanted Lion Books - September 20 at 4 pm CT

Heartland Fall Forum (in-person)
October 12-14 St. Louis, MO

MIBA Membership Meeting - October 27 at 3 pm CT


2023 Spring Road Trip - May 2-3 in Des Moines, Iowa

Heartland Fall Forum - October 18-20 in Detroit, Michigan

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Industry Events

Indie to Indie Series - October 28 at 12 pm CT

ABA Winter Institute - February 20-23 in Seattle, WA

Independent Bookstore Day - April 29