On-line Workshops in 2021! Register Now!!!
Better Meetings/Happier Members
Free Virtual Workshop Presented by:
The Michigan State Association of Parliamentarians
Tuesday, March 16, 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.
There is a motion for
that! Julie Pioch, PRP
An introduction to the hierarchy of motions, what you need to do to use them and why knowing about them helps keep a meeting productive. This lesson will also include a review of how to get a main motion to the floor.
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.
Call of the 2021 NAP District Four Spring Conference
DATE: May 1, 2021
TIME: 9AM Central / 10AM EST to 11AM Central / 12PM EST (2hr session)
LOCATION: Electronic Conference using Zoom
This serves as official notice as required by the NAP Bylaws. The 2021 District Four Spring Conference of the National Association of Parliamentarians shall be held electronically using Zoom on May 1, 2021. Registration information will be available soon.
This conference will include a business meeting, the election of District Director for the next biennium, the national update, and an educational program, Electronic Parliamentarians - The E-Parliamentarian in a virtual session, will be presented by NAP Parliamentarian Tim Wynn, PRP.
I hope you are able to attend our 2021 District Spring Conference.
NAP District Four Director Robert G. Schuck, PRP
SAVE THE DATE
MURP SUMMER RETREAT
JULY 31, 2021
Contact us if you are looking for an educational program for your organization. We will connect you with a qualified parliamentarian in your area.
The Michigan Parliamentarian highlights member and unit acitivies and announces educational programs and meetings.
NAP District Four Newsletter - August 2017
NAP District Four Newsletter - May 2017
Joyce Brown-Watkins District IV Director