On May 1 & 2, 2007, librarians of all kinds are invited to Washington, DC, for an event like no other: National Library Legislative Day (NLLD).
NLLD is a two-day event in which people who care about libraries participate in advocacy and issue training sessions, interact with Capitol Hill insiders, and visit congressional member offices to ask Congress to pass legislation that supports libraries.
Tell Senators and Representatives about the great programs and activities taking place @ your library!
Schedule of Events:
April 30 – Pre-Conference Event
“Introduction to National Library Legislative Day: Why Your Participation is Important; What to Do and How to Do It.”
ALA Washington Office
1615 New Hampshire Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20009
May 1 – Legislative Briefing Day
Holiday Inn on the Hill
415 New Jersey Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Phone: 202-638-1616 or 800-638-1116
May 2 – 33rd Annual National Library Legislative Day
Capitol Hill, Washington DC
Walk the halls of Capitol Hill and bring important messages from the library community to Members of Congress.
For More Information and to register go to: http://www.ala.org/nlld