Conference Logistics

NEW MEXICO JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY
2017 Fall Conference Logistical Information
*All times are tentative as of 7/23/17

 Conference Location:

plaza-hotelThe Plaza Hotel
230 Plaza Park
Las Vegas, NM  87701
505 -425 -3591

Friday Night Shabbat Services: 7:00 p.m.
“Old” Temple Montefiore
Currently: Newman Center- New Mexico Highlands University
901 8th Street
Las Vegas, N.M. 87701
Oneg to Follow:
Co-sponsored by the Las Vegas Jewish Community and NMJHS

Saturday, November 4:  11:00 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Registration begins at 11:00 a.m.
Light Lunch 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
Program Opening 1:00 p.m.
The Historic Plaza Hotel Ilfeld Ballroom

 

Saturday, November 4:  6:00 p.m. – 8: 30
Silent Auction & Raffle
Reception, Dinner, and Dinner Program
The Historic Plaza Hotel Ilfeld Ballroom

 

Sunday, November 5: 8:00 – 12:00 p.m.
Buffet Breakfast—8:00 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Program—9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Historic Plaza Hotel Ilfeld Ballroom

Accommodations:

Conference Accommodations are available at the Historic Plaza Hotel. 20 – 25 rooms are set aside on a first-come, first -serve basis. The rooms will be released one week before the conference, although lodging may remain available.  Breakfast is NOT included in the room rate but a Sunday morning breakfast buffet IS included as part of the full conference registration.  Be sure to mention the conference when making your reservation. Pre-and post- conference rates are available to guests arriving and departing three days on either side based upon availability.

The cut-off date for sleeping rooms is October 28, 2017. The hotel will continue to accept reservations after October 28th on a space available basis.

Amenities include:  complimentary parking and hi-speed wireless internet in all guest rooms.

Room Rates:*
Non-Plaza View—side, back or interior
$79.00 One Queen or King Bed; $89.00 Two beds: full, queen or king

Plaza View- overlooking the park
$99.00 One King Bed; $109.00 Two Queens and sitting room
Rooms are all unique with antiques and full baths.

Rate are single or double occupancy plus tax.
*NMJHS conference attendees making reservations prior to the cut-off date will receive an
extra 10% discount on the room rate before taxes.

Public Transportation:

train-station

Las Vegas Train Station

Daily Amtrak Service is available from Albuquerque and Lamy. Please check with Amtrak for current schedule and rates. Those choosing Amtrak will need to depart on Friday for Las Vegas to arrive in time for the Saturday program. www.Amtrak.com or call 1-800-872-7245

Limited taxi service is available to and from the train station to the Plaza Hotel. There is no hotel shuttle service available.