We're back!

AWLA is excited to announce the return of the in-person conference experience!  Join us for two days of professional development, seeing friends and enjoy the lovely campus that is Samford University in Birmingham.

Exhibit & Advertise

We offer a number of opportunities to exhibit, sponsor, advertise and support Conference 2022.  

Follow this link to learn more and reserve.

Where to stay ...

Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Lakeshore Drive

160 State Farm Parkway, Birmingham, AL 35209


Use this link for the exclusive AWLA room rate ($127) or go to www.druryhotels.com, then enter Group number 2455784. Reservations may also be made by calling 1-800-325-0720 and refer to Group number 2455784.

Reservations by Group attendees must be received on or before Sunday, December 19, 2021(the “Cutoff Date”). After the Cutoff Date, Hotel will release the unreserved rooms for general sale. Reservations received after the Cutoff Date will be confirmed on a space-available basis at prevailing rates.


  • Pre-Conference Workshops
  • 20-Minute Sessions
  • New!  Hot Seat Sessions
  • Opening Plenary
  • Reception & AWLA Member Business Meeting
  • State Chapter Meetings
  • Lunch & Awards
  • Closing Plenary
  • Exhibitors

Escape for a little while ...

Enjoy an evening a the Christenberry Planetarium on the campus of Samford University. Learn more here and sign up via conference registration.

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