Calendar of Events

Regular NAPO-New England chapter meetings are typically on the second Monday of each month and are open to the public, except as indicated. Learn more about our monthly chapter meetings.

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Apr
20
Tue
2021
Home Harmony: Oasisize, Optimize & Organize Your Home
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Has spending more time in your home for the last year brought to light that it could be better organized for more peace and productivity?  Join Certified Professional Organizer (CPO®) Erika Salloux of Living Harmony in this FREE three part series for proven strategies with steps for getting and staying organized.  Bring an organizing project you’ve been avoiding and get it done by the end of the series.

Some of what you’ll experience . . .

* a fun game to play that helps you let go of unwanted items that have been challenging to release

* five things you need to banish paper clutter forever

* breakout rooms for connection and brainstorming

* a coworking space during each session to plan your tiny tasks to accomplish your organizing goals

After registering, you will be signed up for all three sessions.  Registration for this program will end two hours before the start time.  The Zoom access information will be sent just after the registration closes.  Please be sure to check your spam folder in case it lands there.

Tuesday, 20 April > 7 – 8 p.m., U.S. Eastern Time

Tuesday, 27 April > 7 – 8 p.m., U.S. Eastern Time

Tuesday, 4 May > 7 – 8 p.m., U.S. Eastern Time

This series is sponsored by ShelfGenie and co-sponsored by the City of Newton Department of Senior Services.

https://newtonfreelibrary.libcal.com/event/7399968

https://www.shelfgenie.com/people/elizabeth-beach-hacking

May
5
Wed
2021
New Organizer Webinar: Being an Effective Professional Organizer (VIRTUAL) @ Virtual (via Zoom)
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Being an Effective Professional Organizer 

May 5, 2021 6:30-8:30pm
Instructors: Rubina Motta and Lisa Dooley
Topics include business lifestyle, client relationships, ethics and safety considerations, professional associations and certification programs.

Running a Successful Organizing Business 

May 19, 2021 6:30-8:30pm
Instructors: Rachel Fontaine and Kate Bosch
Topics include business planning, marketing, insurance and tax considerations, and client engagement and management tools.

You can attend one or both webinars. We recommend taking Being an Effective Professional Organizer first, as the exercises in this webinar will be useful in the business planning exercises included in Running a Successful Organizing Business.

 

Cost

Registration cost is $60 per webinar for non-members and $40 for members.

Members, log in to the NAPO-NE website and go to the Promo Codes page to get the code for your $20 discount. If this link doesn’t take you directly to the page, look under the “Information for Members” menu.

Cancellation Policy

In the event that NAPO-New England needs to cancel a webinar, pre-registered attendees will be notified and given the option to attend a future webinar within one year from the cancellation.

If you registered and paid for a webinar and cannot attend, you must email the NOW Chair at least 24 hours before the webinar start time. You will have the option to attend the webinar any time it is delivered within one year from the date of the original webinar.

If you know you cannot attend, please let us know as soon as possible so we can open up your spot for someone else.

Missed Webinar Policy

If you registered and paid for a webinar and you do not attend, and you would like to attend the webinar on another date, you must email the NOW Chair within 24 hours of the missed webinar’s start time.

If your request is approved, you can attend the webinar any time it is delivered within one year from the date of the original webinar.

Questions?

Contact the NOW Chair.

May
11
Tue
2021
Monthly Meeting (Visitors welcome) @ Boston/Waltham Embassy Suites
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Important things to note!

  • This is a virtual meeting.
  • It’s on a Tuesday.
  • It’s in the morning: 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
  • Our Director of Membership will stay on the Zoom until 12:30 pm to answer any questions you have about NAPO-NE.
  • This meeting will be recorded and will be available on our website’s Meeting Recordings and Handouts page within a few days of the meeting (for members only)

Registration and Cost

Non-members, we ask that you register in advance.

NAPO-New England Members: no charge.
Visitors: Pay $20 online; pay $25 at the door. [Registration link to come]

Please check back for more details on this meeting.

Read our meeting cancellation policy

May
19
Wed
2021
New Organizer Webinar: Running a Successful Organizing Business  @ Virtual (via Zoom)
May 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Being an Effective Professional Organizer 

May 5, 2021 6:30-8:30pm
Instructors: Rubina Motta and Lisa Dooley
Topics include business lifestyle, client relationships, ethics and safety considerations, professional associations and certification programs.

Running a Successful Organizing Business 

May 19, 2021 6:30-8:30pm
Instructors: Rachel Fontaine and Kate Bosch
Topics include business planning, marketing, insurance and tax considerations, and client engagement and management tools.

You can attend one or both webinars. We recommend taking Being an Effective Professional Organizer first, as the exercises in this webinar will be useful in the business planning exercises included in Running a Successful Organizing Business.

 

Cost

Registration cost is $60 per webinar for non-members and $40 for members.

Members, log in to the NAPO-NE website and go to the Promo Codes page to get the code for your $20 discount. If this link doesn’t take you directly to the page, look under the “Information for Members” menu.

Cancellation Policy

In the event that NAPO-New England needs to cancel a webinar, pre-registered attendees will be notified and given the option to attend a future webinar within one year from the cancellation.

If you registered and paid for a webinar and cannot attend, you must email the NOW Chair at least 24 hours before the webinar start time. You will have the option to attend the webinar any time it is delivered within one year from the date of the original webinar.

If you know you cannot attend, please let us know as soon as possible so we can open up your spot for someone else.

Missed Webinar Policy

If you registered and paid for a webinar and you do not attend, and you would like to attend the webinar on another date, you must email the NOW Chair within 24 hours of the missed webinar’s start time.

If your request is approved, you can attend the webinar any time it is delivered within one year from the date of the original webinar.

Questions?

Contact the NOW Chair.

May
21
Fri
2021
Learn & Discuss @ Zoom - Check POINT for the link
May 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn & Discuss is a monthly opportunity for New England & Connecticut members to take advantage of free or low-cost training opportunities and then enhance your learning by discussing the topic in a small group setting with other local professional organizers.

This is a monthly event. Participants will watch a pre-selected webinar on a topic relevant to improving our businesses or our client relationships prior to the call and then come together to discuss and enhance our learning on the topic.

The topic and Zoom link will be announced two weeks prior to the session on POINT.

Jun
3
Thu
2021
Organizing POSSE Success Group Get-Together @ Zoom
Jun 3 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

 

The NAPO-New England Organizing POSSE meets once a month to discuss current topics and issues relevant to the organizing/productivity field. Each meeting is facilitated by an experienced organizer, and we openly exchange information and insights.

All are welcome… veteran, new, and potential organizers alike!

Our meetings will be virtual until June 2021, after which they may go to in-person.

RSVP to heather@theorganizedyou.comHeather will send you the Zoom link via email.

Hope you can join us!

 

Jun
18
Fri
2021
Learn & Discuss @ Zoom - Check POINT for the link
Jun 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn & Discuss is a monthly opportunity for New England & Connecticut members to take advantage of free or low-cost training opportunities and then enhance your learning by discussing the topic in a small group setting with other local professional organizers.

This is a monthly event. Participants will watch a pre-selected webinar on a topic relevant to improving our businesses or our client relationships prior to the call and then come together to discuss and enhance our learning on the topic.

The topic and Zoom link will be announced two weeks prior to the session on POINT.

Jul
15
Thu
2021
Organizing POSSE Success Group Get-Together @ Zoom
Jul 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

 

The NAPO-New England Organizing POSSE meets once a month to discuss current topics and issues relevant to the organizing/productivity field. Each meeting is facilitated by an experienced organizer, and we openly exchange information and insights.

All are welcome… veteran, new, and potential organizers alike!

Our meetings will be virtual until June 2021, after which they may go to in-person.

RSVP to annie@organizingwithannie.comAnnie will send you the Zoom link via email.

Hope you can join us!

 

Jul
16
Fri
2021
Learn & Discuss @ Zoom - Check POINT for the link
Jul 16 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn & Discuss is a monthly opportunity for New England & Connecticut members to take advantage of free or low-cost training opportunities and then enhance your learning by discussing the topic in a small group setting with other local professional organizers.

This is a monthly event. Participants will watch a pre-selected webinar on a topic relevant to improving our businesses or our client relationships prior to the call and then come together to discuss and enhance our learning on the topic.

The topic and Zoom link will be announced two weeks prior to the session on POINT.

Aug
20
Fri
2021
Learn & Discuss @ Zoom - Check POINT for the link
Aug 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Learn & Discuss is a monthly opportunity for New England & Connecticut members to take advantage of free or low-cost training opportunities and then enhance your learning by discussing the topic in a small group setting with other local professional organizers.

This is a monthly event. Participants will watch a pre-selected webinar on a topic relevant to improving our businesses or our client relationships prior to the call and then come together to discuss and enhance our learning on the topic.

The topic and Zoom link will be announced two weeks prior to the session on POINT.