Subject: Forum - Wednesday, May 2 as well as Things Happening this Spring :)
Date: Thu, April 19, 2018 10:40 am
LLI Members,

Featured News and Upcoming Events

May Forum – Wednesday, May 2, at 10:00a.m. (Social Time at 9:30a.m.).

LLI Scholarship Awards & Meet the Provost

Before listening to the presentation of the LLI Scholarship Awards, meet the Provost for the Annandale Campus of the Northern Virginia Community College, Pamela Hilbert, Ed.D. Doctor Hilbert came to the Annandale campus last summer and was previously President of Robeson Community College, North Carolina. We are proud that the Provost will be present to see how our LLI NOVA Scholarship program supports the NOVA Annandale student body.

Reminder: Don’t forget to review the list of candidates for the Officer and Board positions to be voted on at the June Forum!

Poetry Group’s Spring Fling – Friday, April 27

The LLI Poetry Group Invites You to Their Springtime Event!

Friday, April 27, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Little River United Church of Christ, social hall
8410 Little River Turnpike, across from NOVA campus

Celebrate poetry month with readings, music, and great food! Free; just come and bring your friends. LLI inclement weather policy applies but weather should be good!

SPECIAL GUEST: Katherine Young, the Poet Laureate of Arlington, will be joining us to talk about her role as poet laureate and will share some of her work with us.

Trip Update

Pentagon/Air Force Memorial Tour – October 4, 2018

This trip is almost full. There is one open slot remaining. If interested, please contact trip coordinators, Pat Harrison & Patti McKnight. Registration forms are available in the April Newsletter.

Community Outreach

Our May donations of non-perishable food items will be delivered to Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC), which provides supplemental groceries to Arlington neighbors in need.

AFAC accepts most unopened, unexpired, and unprepared foods, including perishable items. AFAC is most in need of the following Heart Healthy items:

Low Sodium products including tomatoes, canned tuna, canned beans and soups, and low sugar cereal.

The donated food will be delivered to AFAC by Patti Volz and Lois Spinello. Thanks Patti & Lois! And thanks in advance for your generosity should you decide to donate.


Janice Viola
LLI Administrator