The Marble Institute of America (MIA), together with TILE Magazine’s sister publication, Stone World Magazine, will be conducting a two-day Industry Education program/tour May 13-14 to Vermont and Canada.

Bethel White Quarry (owned by Rock of Ages)


The Marble Institute of America (MIA), together with TILEMagazine’s sister publicationStone WorldMagazine, will be conducting a two-day Industry Education program/tour May 13-14 to Vermont and Canada. In addition to visiting a number of quarries, two museums are on the tour list.

Registration costs are $199 for MIA members and $249 for non-MIA members.

As an added bonus for attendees, MIA member companies who send two employees to a classroom seminar will receive a $200 credit for items from the MIA bookstore. Eligible companies will include those who joined MIA prior to January 1, 2009. Credit will be awarded onsite at the seminar. Meanwhile, non-MIA member companies who join prior to or during the seminar will be able to send two employees to a seminar for free (a $498 value).

For more information about membership, visit www.marble-institute.com/membership/join.cfm or call (440) 250-9222 and ask for Jeff Handley.

For more information on the event, visit www.stoneworld.com/miaeducation or www.marble-institute.com.