National Library Legislative Day 2017

National Library Legislative Day (NLLD) is just around the corner!   This annual, two-day event will take place in Washington, D.C., on May 1 and May 2, 2017, at the Liaison Hotel on Capitol Hill.  

NLLD is open to anyone who is passionate about libraries, including staff, trustees and Friends members.  It provides library champions an opportunity to meet with Virginia's representatives and make a case for continued support for LSTA, IMLS and various policies, such as patron privacy protection.  VLA provides up to $400 in financial support for any VLA member who attends NLLD (up to $200 per day for 2 days.)You can register via this link:

Important dates to remember:
March 30, 2017, Hotel Block Closes
April 8, 2017, NLLD Registration Closes

For more information on NLLD, please visit

If you have any questions about attending NLLD, please feel free to contact me via phone or e-mail at the contacts below.
Renee DiPilato, Virginia NLLD Coordinator,

Renee DiPilato
Deputy Director of Libraries | Alexandria Library
5005 Duke Street | Alexandria, VA 22304
703.746.1724 |