Convention Activities & Highlights

Wednesday, September 4, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Tee off at our NAP Golf Outing prior to the start of convention. We’ll be playing at the Las Vegas National Golf Club, located near the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino. Tickets are only $80 per person and include 18-holes green fees, golf cart, a sleeve of three balls, two bottles of water, and a drink ticket for afterward. Need clubs? You can rent a set for $30; each golfer must have their own set of clubs. 

September 4, 2019
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Enhance your leadership skills and unleash the potential in yourself and your organization. All unit and association officers — present and future — are invited to this one-day workshop on Empowerment! It’s a great opportunity to exchange program ideas and network with fellow leaders. Plus, learn how NAP can assist you and your unit or association.


September 4, 2019
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Let us welcome you in style at this year’s opening reception. It will get you in the mood for a great event. There will be light, tasty hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar to enjoy. Then get ready to secure your very own 1st or 2nd edition of Robert’s Rules of Order. The NAP Educational Foundation will be auctioning one of each off during the reception. Make sure one of them goes home with you. Proceeds will help fund parliamentary education. (This event is sponsored by the NAPEF.)

September 4, 2019

8:30 p.m – 9:30 p.m.

Have questions about any of the proposed bylaws amendments? Here’s your chance to get clarification. The Bylaws Committee Chair will be available to answer any of your questions about the proposed amendments to be considered during the business meetings. Bring your bylaws booklet and questions!

September 5, 2019
4:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Enjoy cooler temperatures and smooth sailing on Lake Mead. Take in the breathtaking scenery while enjoying a delicious dinner aboard the Desert Princess, a 3-level paddle wheeler. What a great time we’ll have. Sign up when you register for the convention. Sign up before August 4 for only $150, which includes all transportation and your dinner. It also includes a $65 donation to the NAPEF to help fund parliamentary education.


September 5-8, 2019
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Check out what’s new and stock up on your favorite study and teaching tools in the onsite NAP bookstore and save shipping fees. Remember to shop early as we never know what the hottest sellers are going to be!


2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Sunday, September 8, 2019
thru 12:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Whether you are going for your Professional Registered Parliamentarian credential or renewing it, you can do it all in the  courses on September 8 – 10. The Professional Qualifying Courses (PQC), for those seeking their credential, and the Professional Renewal Courses (PRC), for those renewing, will meet Sunday, September 8, 2 p.m.-5 p.m., Monday, September 9, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., and Tuesday, September 10, 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Separate registration is required. Register online through the NAP Online Store by June 30, 2019. (Login as a member, then search for “PQC” in the store.) Pre-course assignments will be emailed about 30 days prior to the course.

Las Vegas and golf go together like
parliamentarians and NAP.
Small group interaction is a hallmark of NAP’s Leadership Conference.
Kick off the 2019 convention at
the Welcome Reception.
Good food, beautiful surroundings, and calm sailing on Lake Mead. What more could anyone want? 
Stock up early — before we sell out! We’ll have new apparel and other items to browse.