2024 state convention

General Information

Convention Dates:  April 11-14, 2024
Location: Gering Civic Center, Gering Nebraska with lodging at the Cobblestone Inn.
Hotel Reservations: (308) 633-7660 and ask for the National Federation of the Blind of Nebraska block for the room rate of $104 +Tax per night. 
The room block is only guaranteed until March 22, 2024.  After that rates go up to $123 plus tax per night.  There is no fee if the room is cancelled within 24 hours of arrival.

***NOTE: The price of Registration / Meals will increase by $5.00 if paid after April 1, 2024. 


Overflow Hotel

the Cobblestone Hotel is full, so a  block of rooms has been set aside at the Monument Inn and Suites in Gering. 
·       The cost of rooms at the Monument is $119.95 + tax. 
·       The Monument, like the Cobblestone, includes breakfast with your room. 
·       The Monument hotel does not have an elevator but they are setting aside as many first-floor rooms as possible for people with ambulatory disabilities who need reasonable accommodation.
· The Monument is just on the other side of the Civic Center.
Call (308) 436-1950 and ask for the block for the National Federation of the Blind of Nebraska.


Register for the Convention

pre-registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available for $30.00.




Sponsor a Resolution

Do you think we should change a government policy, take a stand concerning accessibility or an agency or service for the blind, commend an individual service or entity for exemplary service and support, or create new regulations? If you do, consider writing a resolution.

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2024Gwendolyn M. Mangnall Convention Scholarship

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