2020 WA Library Legislative Day

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Join us in Olympia on February 5 for the WA Library Legislative Day, sponsored by WLA! This is a great opportunity to network with library supporters from around the state and meet with state legislators and their staff to discuss the value of libraries and the impact laws have on them.

This event is free to attend. Online registration will open November 6, 2019.

Location: The United Churches, 110 11th Ave SE in Olympia, WA 98501


Schedule

Wednesday, February 5
8:30–8:30 am Check in and social time: coffee, tea, light bites available
9:00–9:10 am  Welcome & introductions
Emily Keller, 2020 WLA Board President
9:10–9:20 am State Library Legislative Update
Cindy Aden, Washington State Librarian
9:20–9:30 am Special guests
TBA
9:30–9:45 am Issue briefs & priorities
Carolyn Logue, WLA Legislative Lobbyist & Consultant
Abby Moore, Public Libraries of Washington Lobbyist
9:45-10:00 am Narrative practice
10:00–10:15 am Group photo
10:15–3:00 pm Meetings with legislators and lunch on your own


Nearby Hotels

TownePlace Suites
900 Capitol Way South
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 753-8770

The Governor Hotel
621 Capitol Way South
Olympia, WA 98501
(360) 352-7700


Parking in Downtown Olympia

Please consult the following resources to find nearby parking.

City of Olympia Downtown Parking Map

Washington State Capitol Campus Parking Options