Essentials of Literacy Learning:
The Code, the Concepts, the Conversations
February 14-16 | Springfield, Mass.
Directions & Parking
The MassMutual Center will serve as the primary venue for the conference. The center is located at 1277 Main Street, in Springfield's downtown section — a five-minute walk from the conference hotel, the Sheraton Springfield Monarch Hotel. In addition, free parking is available (see details below).
- Traveling North on I-91, take Exit 6 (Springfield Center) onto East Columbus Avenue. Continue up East Columbus Avenue (about ¼ mile) to Court Street. Take a right onto Court Street and proceed past Symphony Hall, City Hall and Sovereign Bank. The MassMutual Center is located at the corner of Court and Main Street across from Court Square.
- Traveling South on I-91, take Exit 7 (Springfield Center Columbus Avenue). Turn left at the light at the end of the ramp. Circle under the highway and go straight through one light. Take a right at the second light onto Main Street. The MassMutual Center is located at 1277 Main Street across from Court Square.
- Traveling West on Rt. 90, take Exit 6 off the Mass. Turnpike to Rt. 291. From Rt. 291 take Dwight Street Exit. Turn left at the end of the ramp and follow Dwight Street to the MassMutual Center.
- Traveling East on Rt. 90, take Exit 4 onto I-91 South.
Free parking is available at the Civic Center Parking Garage, located across from the MassMutual Center on Falcons Way. You simply need to obtain a parking voucher at the conference registration desk. For questions, contact Jonathan Berry at firstname.lastname@example.org.