Affiliated Blind of Louisiana State Convention 2017

Affiliated Blind of Louisiana Inc. is inviting you to join us for our 2017 State Convention, Friday, September 22ndto Sunday, September 24th. We will welcome you to both a relaxing and educational weekend getaway at our "Tropical Pair-a-Dice”! You can treat yourself to exciting hotel and casino events, attend sessions providing knowledge of products and services just for you, or join your ABL friends for a cold beverage poolside. The diversity of activities available to you, make the ABL State Convention your ideal destination!


Convention Registration:

$55.00 Pre-Registration Fee

$65.00 On-Site Registration Fee

(NOTE: Children 12 and under admitted free)

You can pre-register for $55.00 by filling out the online application andusing Pay Pal to make your pre-registration payment by Tuesday, August 22, 2017. After this date, this fee will be raised to $65.00 and will be collected at the registration table at the convention site. All major credit cards are accepted.

  • If you pre-register and all fees are paid by August 22, 2017, your name will be placed in a drawing for two (2) free nights at the convention hotel!

  • Upon receiving your pre-convention registration application and fees,Pay Pal will send you a receipt for your payment and ABL willemail youthedetailed convention agenda and other valuable information.

All ABL Convention fees are non-refundable.


Sam’s Town Hotel and Casino

315 Clyde Fant Parkway

Shreveport, LA 71101

(877) 429-0711

$95.00 per Night

  • Large Comfortable Rooms at a Great Rate
  • Mini Refrigerators in Sleeping Rooms
  • Bar, Restaurants and Spa
  • River Boat Casino

Room Rates:$95.00 per night for singles, doubles, triples and quads. Please note no more than 4 guests per room. Make your reservations with the hotel at(877) 429-0711. When making your reservation, please identify yourself as an ABL Convention Participant and mention our group code SH09AB. Rates and availability cannot be guaranteed after August 31, 2017.




Did you make it on the guest list? ABL Club Pair-a-Dice members only share in this exclusive event hosted by the ABL Shreveport/Bossier City Chapter. Come and indulge in a night filled with an incredible collection of activities. Visit this world class beach party complete with an island buffet, music, and the annual ABL auction!


You will feel like you are walking on sunshine when you join us for a presentation on the innovative programs and services provided by the ABL Training Center. So, slip on your flip flops and sun shades for tips on hotel and casino orientation by ABL’s Training Center Staff.


Attend special sessions featuring the latest in technology and visual aids to enhance your low vision. Learn about programs that can help you gain independence at home, school, work environments and even beachside!


$30.00 per Guest

(No charge for paid ABL members)

Enter into your dream destination! A tropical gala filled with an exotic flair, festive menu, banquet speaker and Bumble Bee Awards.

You can also look forward to many other fun and educational activities like:

  • Annual ABL Bingo Games
  • Great Vendors and Exhibitors
  • Informative Speakers and Presentations



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