On-line Workshops in 2021! Register Now!!!
Better Meetings/Happier Members
Free Virtual Workshop Presented by:
The Michigan State Association of Parliamentarians
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Register By January 15, 2021
There is NO Registration fee
This series is offered as a gift to Michiganders from MSAP and others who prefer to attend meetings that are courteous and productive.
Presenters are members of the Michigan State Association of Parliamentarians.
Learn Meeting Strategies from the comfort of your home.
Using Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised learn to plan meetings where...
✓ work gets
✓ people talk freely and fairly,
✓ participants know they’ve been heard,
✓ leaders encourage diverse opinions while maintaining order
✓ the majority decides.
It’s Elementary, My Dear Watson... Gretchen Denton, PRP
A lesson on the basics of parliamentary procedure and what it means for meetings to follow parliamentary principles.
Making and Amending a Motion Barbara Bonsignore, PRP
A lesson on getting business on the floor—from stating a main motion through debating, amending and concluding with a vote that sets a plan in action.
For additional information or questions on registration contact Tom DeMeritt, PRP at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Leadership Education Webinars
Presented by the Kalamazoo Parliamentary Law Unit
Cosponsored by The Heritage Museum and Cultural Center and Lake Michigan Music, LLC.
promoting leadership excellence in our extended communities.
$10 per two-hour session
Webinar Series 1: A four-part series on Parliamentary Procedure.
Four, two-hour workshops from 8:30 to 10:30 AM to include:
Week 1, January 9, 2021 Making Meetings Matter
Week 2, January 16, 2021 Officers, Directors, and Chairs
Week 3, January 23, 2021 Bylaws and Administrative Manuals
Week 4, January 30, 2021 Advance Procedures (Language, Terms, and Motions)
Webinar Series 2: Let Us Write Bylaws Together! (Or Roll Up Your Sleeves and Get Busy!)
Five, two-hour workshops from 8:30 to 10:30 AM to include:
Week 1, February 6, 2021 Name, Object, and Mission
Week 2, February 13, 2021 Membership, Dues, and Meetings
Week 3, February 20, 2021 Officers, Standing and Special Committees
Week 4, February 27, 2021 Dissolutions, Parliamentary Authority, and Amendments
Week 5, March 6, 2021 Introduction to Administrative Manuals
Please secure a copy of Robert’s Rules of Order, Newly Revised, 12th Edition via the
National Association of Parliamentarians website store.
Contact us if you are looking for an educational program for your organization. We will connect you with a qualified parliamentarian in your area.
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