Events Calendar

Oct. 2018 - 8th Annual Declutter & Get Organized Event (public invited)

10/08/2018 @ 06:00pm - 08:30pm

featuring Sarah Cronin of Simply Inspired Home Organizing

Is Your Mess Causing You Stress?

Five Strategies to Create Simple, Functional, and Inspired Spaces Today

Do you feel overwhelmed by everything that needs to be done in your home? Are you missing quality time in your life because of stuff in your space? Then it’s time for you to hear five life-changing strategies from Sarah Cronin of Simply Inspired Home Organizing. With humor and grace, Sarah will share encouraging and practical stories from actual organizing clients who struggle just like you. You’ll learn the importance of Gratitude, Setting Inspired Goals, Getting Started, Going Gradually, and asking Good Questions resulting in an individualized plan for a space of your choosing. You will leave energized and equipped to create Simple, Functional, and Inspired spaces in your home today, kicking your mess and stress to the curb.

Sarah Cronin is a Professional Organizer and Director of Communication & Technology for the NAPO Minnesota chapter. Simply Inspired Home Organizing

Light refreshments served. Business casual attire.


Doubletree by Hilton, Park Place Hotel

1500 Park Pl Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55416

Phone: 952-542-8600

Evening's Agenda

6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Registration and Networking

6:45 pm - 7:00 pm Announcements

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Program: "Is Your Mess Causing Your Stress? Five Strategies to Create Simple, Functional, and Inspired Spaces Today" presented by Sarah Cronin

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm Networking and Door Prizes


Members FREE (Members are to RSVP to the email sent to them)

Non-Members $30 in advance, or $40 at the door. To assure admittance, advance registration is recommended.

Deadline for advance registration is 5 pm on day of the event.

Click here to register: Register online HERE

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Chapter Programs

Chapter programs are held monthly. While most meetings are for members and business partner members only, when we have a topic of general interest scheduled, we invite the public. Educational programs are geared toward professional organizers and/or productivity consultants, career explorers, and/or those looking to get organized.

June 20, 2018 - Success Group will meet. Joni Bastible will host.

July 2018 - Possible social

Thursday, August 23, 2018 - Success Group will meet. Diane Gambrel will host. Members will receive an email invitation.

Monday, Aug 13, 2018 - Volunteer activity or field trip

Monday, Sept 10, 2018 - Networkshop - 9:30 am

Monday, Oct 8, 2018 - Declutter & Get Organized - open to the public, evening event

November, 2018 - Success Group will meet. Shannon Gaylord will host this event.

Monday, Nov 12, 2018 - Networkshop - 9:30 am

Dec 2018 - Possible social

Success Group

Success Group is limited to NAPO Minnesota members and meets about four times a year. It is designed to be an informal opportunity for NAPO members to gather and discuss a variety of topics of interest.  Examples of discussions might be troubleshooting sticky situations with clients, discussing start-up business questions, or sharing resources for organizing products or donation sites. Location is chosen by the volunteer host for the particular meeting.

Golden Circle

Golden Circle is limited to those who have been members of NAPO for five years or longer. The group meets four times a year. For more information, contact Susi McCune.

Please notify Susi if you are willing to host or co-host.

If you are interested in joining NAPO Minnesota, click here.

Organizing Conferences

These organizing conferences feature educational workshops covering the latest trends in the field of organizing and/or productivity and related areas. Experienced speakers are educational and inspiring.

NAPO Conference

2018 Retreat  "Be Inspired"

Chicago, IL, April 27-29, 2018

Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD) Conference

2018 National Conference

Our understanding is that an in-person annual conference will no longer to sponsored. Check their website for any updates.

Professional Organizers in Canada (POC) Conference

2018 Annual Conference

Kelowna, British Columbia   Oct. 25-27, 2018

CHADD (Children and Adults with ADHD)

2018 Annual International Conference on ADHD

St. Louis, MO., November 8-11, 2018