Park and Recreation Month: Game On!

We know that parks and recreation isn't always all fun and games, but this July, we wanted to celebrate everything that makes our field fun, joyful and full of excitement! This year's theme for Park and Recreation Month was Game On!  

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2019 Toolkit

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This toolkit is where you can find the materials you need to celebrate Park and Recreation Month at your agency.

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Park Rec Two Step Challenge

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We want you to get in the game for Park and Recreation Month by participating in the #ParkRecTwoStepChallenge. Get involved by heading out to your nearest park or recreation center and submitting a video of your best moves!

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Park and Recreation Month Open House Day

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Park and Recreation Month Open House Day was Saturday, July 20. Thank you for spreading the word with the official fliers!

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Proclamation Tips

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Proclaiming July as Park and Recreation Month is an opportunity for your community and local leadership to acknowledge the importance of parks and recreation and the benefits they provide to the people you serve.

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Game On for Park and Recreation Month with SaulPaul — Episode 043

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On this episode of Open Space Radio, we kicked off Park and Recreation Month with a conversation with SaulPaul, a musician with a message.

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Park and Recreation Month Swag

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This year, Fun Express offered special discounts on Game On T-shirts, water bottles, flying discs and boomerangs to all NRPA members.

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Park and Recreation Month Cover Contest

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Congratulations to Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department for their winning photo submission that will grace the cover of the July issue of Parks & Recreation magazine!

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