Encourage older adults to reignite their nutrition routine by learning a new recipe, trying out new fruits and vegetables, taking a cooking class or food shopping in a new grocery store.
Since 2013, NRPA has been working through local parks and recreation to help people with arthritis manage their symptoms and improve their quality of life.
Whether you are a repeat NRPA Annual Conference attendee or a newbie, you probably want to know a little more about the event before (or after) you register. Here is a preview to help you plan.
Foxes have a reputation for stealth and cunning, but for many years, a far more dangerous predator was at work in Foxstone Park in Vienna, Virginia.
The story about a baby owl who fell from its nest and, after the heroic acts of Ted Mattingly, NRPA's resident hero and Director of Facilities and Administrative Services, was returned to safety.
Since 1963, Older Americans Month (OAM) has been observed to recognize older Americans and their contributions to their communities.
In their Green Machine Challenge, ABC, Freeform, Disney Channel and Disney XD are putting your favorite actors’ park knowledge to the test.
On National Park Rx Day, Sunday, April 29, communities across the country will celebrate in local and national parks with events such as Walk with a Doc, Zumba in the Park and Tai Chi to recognize the impact parks have on our health, particularly in combating preventable disease.
By teaching conservation through fun, hands-on activities, parents and teachers can introduce complex concepts in age-appropriate, easy-to-understand ways.
Here are five tips to get you started with Park and Recreation Month and celebrate "A Lifetime of Discovery" in July!
We asked kids to design their dream park at the USA Science and Engineering Festival, and you're going to want to hear about some of these creations!
With the summer fast approaching, it's a great time to review your screening policy!
While the field of parks and recreation is often associated with fun and games, it should also be known for how it is advancing health and wellness.
The Afterschool Nutrition Programs connect children to the food they need while also drawing them into a safe afterschool environment where they can learn, socialize and be active.
Thanks to Congress for making local parks and recreation a priority.
Whether heading to the local park or enjoying an adventure in your own backyard, you can turn playtime into learning!
NRPA's Awards Committee Chair shares insight on what she looks for in an award-winning application.
Does your agency manage a unique park or facility that embraces innovative technology, strategies or programs to improve your community? If so, we want you to apply for the Innovation in Park Design Award!