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Troy, Michigan - February 28, 2004

This Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Training program will be held at:

Michigan State University - Management Education Center
811 W Square Lake Road
Troy, MI 48098

Michigan State University Management Education CenterThe program is sponsored by the Autism Society of America, Oakland County Chapter

Registration: You can register online or download a mail-in registration form.

Fees: ASA Member: $70; General Registration: $85 (an optional light luncheon is $10 in the MSU Center Dining Room)

6 CLE credits have been approved by Indiana & Ohio.

This conference has been approved for .5 SB-CEUs (State Board Continuing Education Units), the maximum 5 contact hour credit.

Questions? Please call (248) 393-3131 or email N.Luyckx@asaoakland.org

Free parking will be available at the conference location.

Lunch will be available at a cost of $10.00 in the banquet room. Below is a list of nearby restaurants.

  • Peppy's Pizza-Subs & Bakery, 5965 Livernois Rd., Troy, MI (248) 828-8485 Distance 0.0 Mile.
  • Subway Sandwiches & Salads 34 W. Square Lake Road, Troy (248) 828-7877. Distance: 0.1 Mile.
  • Orchid Café III, 56 W. Square Lake Road, Troy (248) 828-4149. Distance: 0.1 Mile.
  • Savage's Country Vittles 91 E Long Lake Road, Troy (248) 879-1763. Distance: 1.0 Mile
  • Kim's Family restaurant, 102 E. Long Lake Road, Troy (248) 524-9207. Distance: 1.0 Mile.
  • T-Birds Chicken & ribs 4970 Livernois Road, Troy (248) 689-4690. Distance: 1.0 Mile
  • Dairy Queen 6017 Rochester Road, Troy, (248) 879-0682. Distance: 1.0 Mile.
  • Mr. Wok 6061 Rochester Road, Troy (248) 828-8181. Distance 1.0 Mile.
  • Little Daddy's 5407 Crooks Road, Troy (248) 267-9333. Distance 1.1 Mile.

Detroit Metropolitan Airport is located about 40 miles from the conference site.

Detailed directions from Map Quest. Simply go to www.mapquest.com and fill in your personal information and Michigan State University Management Education Center, 811 W Square Lake Road, Troy, Michigan 48098.

From I-75 take the Crooks Road exit. Crooks Road is exit number 72. At the end of the exit ramp turn right and go 1/2 mile north on Crooks road to the intersection of Square Lake Road. Turn right on to Square Lake Road and head east. MSU Management Education Center's driveway is the first one on the right hand side.

Accommodations

  • Lenox Suites Hotel of Chicago, 5700 Crooks Road, Troy (248) 879-4700. Distance: 0.3 Mile.
  • Hilton, 5500 Crooks Road, Troy (248) 879-2100. Distance: 0.5 Miles.
  • Red Roof Inn 2580 Crooks Road, Rochester Hills, MI (248) 853-6400. Distance: 2.5 Miles.
  • Best Western Inn 1919 Star Batt Dr., Rochester Hills (248) 299-1210. Distance: 2.9 Miles.
  • Drury Inns 575 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy (248) 528-3330. Distance: 3.1 Miles.
  • Marriott Hotels & Resorts 200 W Big Beaver, Troy (248) 680-9797. 3.1 Miles
  • Holiday Inn 2537 Rochester Court, Troy (248) 689-7500. Distance: 3.8 Miles.
  • Red Roof Inn 2350 Rochester Court, Troy (248) 689-4391. Distance: 3.9 Miles.
  • Super 8 Motel, 1145 W Maple Road, Clawson (248) 435-8881. Distance: 4.0 Miles.
  • Somerset Inn Troy 2601 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy (248) 643-7800. Distance: 3.2 Miles.

Attractions

As part of the Metro Detroit Region, Troy enjoys close proximity to a spectrum of culture and entertainment you can only find in a major American City:

  • Sporting events include auto racing, boat racing, Lions Football at Ford Field, Soccer, Red Wing Hockey at Joe Louis Arena, Pistons Basketball at the Palace of Auburn Hills, and Tiger Baseball at Comerica Park.
  • Live theater, dance, comedy and music at the Hillberry and Bonstelle Theaters at Wayne State University, Meadow Brook Theater at Oakland University, the Masonic Temple, Second City Comedy Club, and the Fox, Fisher, Detroit Repertory and Attic Theaters.
  • Works by the old and new masters at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Cranbrook Academy of the Arts, The Detroit Cultural Center, The Center for Creative Studies, Pewabic Pottery and hundreds of public and private galleries.
  • Classical, country, and every music style in between at Detroit Symphony Orchestra Hall, DTE Energy Theater, Meadow Brook Festival, Detroit Jazz Festival, Michigan Opera Theatre, Chene Park Music Theatre, and countless clubs and restaurants.
  • History and science come alive at the Troy Museum and Historic Village, Cranbrook Institute of Science, the Museum of African American History, Henry Ford Museum & Greenfield Village, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, the Detroit Science Center, Motown Historical Museum and the Edsel & Eleanor Ford House.
  • The lions roar, the eels glow, and the penguins waddle at the Detroit Zoo, Belle Isle Aquarium and Belle Isle Zoo.

The list goes on and on just pack a picnic, or pop your opera glasses into your pocket, and cruise to the Motor City! Visit the official website of Troy, Michigan for details.

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