2017 VLA Professional Associates Forum (VLAPAF) Conference Portal

May 22, 2017 at the Newport News Marriott at City Center

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Don't forget to share your favorite #vlapaf2017 moments & fill out the Conference Survey!

Conference Program and EventsConference Survey
Conference Documents and HandoutsBecome Involved in VLA Professional Associates Forum
VLAPAF Awards Sunday Networking Dinner
Conference PhotosHotel Reservations at Newport News Marriott

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Thank you to those who attended the 2017 VLAPAF Conference in Newport News. We hope you met new people, learned valuable information, and had a wonderful day with us! Please take a moment to complete this survey by June 2 and enter yourself in a drawing to win a complimentary registration for our May 21, 2018 conference!

If you want to be a part of the VLA Professional Associates Forum and help plan future conferences and events, please contact Kathy Clevenger, kclevenger@cclva.org.

The conference program shows all of the names of the sessions and we are updating the 2017 VLAPAF Conference Session Documents and Slideshows on a rolling basis.

Our Annual Scholarship Raffle Basket Program was very strong! We received many incredible donations this year and hoped you participated by purchasing tickets. Our goal was raising $2500 to provide a scholarship to a library school student in Virginia! Click here to learn more about the current and past winners of the Clara M. Stanley Scholarship.

We look forward to seeing you again!


Registration is closed. Contact Lisa Varga for questions.

Cost was $110 for VLA members, $165 for Non-Members, and included Breakfast and Lunch buffets on Monday. Registrations after May 1st incured a $25 late fee.

- Last updated 5/23/2017