Dear State Center Affiliates,



We are excited to spend Tuesday, June 25, 2019 in conversation with our network affiliates focusing on state center coordinator related topics at our annual State Center Idea Exchange.


In preparation for the Idea Exchange please read the following information and send the requested information by the noted deadlines. Further information and a request to register via Eventbrite will follow soon.



·         The deadline to submit a request for the $500 stipend, for support of the upcoming Idea Exchange Meeting ended on Friday, April 5, 2019.  An email acknowledgement was sent to the centers who submitted a request by the stated deadline.  Please contact me at [log in to unmask]  if you have not received confirmation of your organization’s request. 



·         We are holding a block of rooms for three nights (Mon, June 24, Tues June 25 and Wed, June 26) at the Holiday Inn Capitol, 550 C Street, SW Washington, DC. The rate is $251 plus $14.95% tax and reservations must be made by Friday, May 24, 2019. Reservations can be made online via the online link CFB IDEA Exchange, or by calling 1 (877)-834-3613 and referencing the group code: LC3.  


·         A separate email requesting briefing materials will be sent soon.


·         If you wish to ship brochures, maps, and/or other materials (up to 40 copies each), we recommend that you ship via UPS or FedEx. Due to offsite security, it will take a few weeks for packages to arrive at the Library. Please send materials now to ensure a timely delivery. Material should be sent to Center for the Book, Library of Congress, 101 Independence Avenue, S.E., Washington, D.C. 20540-4920. Attn. Staceya Sistare Anderson.


Please let me know if there are any questions.





Staceya Sistare-Anderson  

Program Specialist 

Center for the Book

Direct: 202-707-1552

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