The NRPA Annual Conference is coming to New Orleans! Register by August 1 to save up to $250.
Communities take action on a growing public health issue and strive to help addicts seeking recovery.
How must park and rec agencies rethink the was they do things to meet the challenges of climate change?
NRPA's Health and Wellness Advisory Panel is excited to welcome two new members.
NRPA is excited to expand the Meet Me at the Park program and provide additional communities with increased access to play spaces in local parks.
NRPA and the Target Corporation, through a new Commit to Health Youth Ambassadors initiative, are engaging youth as health and wellness leaders in their communities.
The perks of volunteering are numerous — résumé building, network growth, getting that “feel-good” feeling. NRPA has made volunteering even easier (and more fun) with its new volunteer platform.
Find out what hot topics have been trending on NRPA Connect!
2017 NRPA Annual Conference attendees
will have the opportunity to choose from more than 50 education sessions
supporting our Health & Wellness Pillar.
In the latest twist on identity theft, hackers are clandestinely taking over business websites and billing customers who come to those sites.
Steps to ensure aquatics facilities are clean and safe and to avoid recreational water illness outbreaks.
Increase communitywide understanding of the Zika virus, its sources, risks, symptoms and treatments with a comprehensive, year-round communication plan.
Cultivating the affirming inclusive approach to park and recreation policies and practices.
'Growing food, but also growing community' on a formerly vacant lot in Bedford-Stuyvesant in Brooklyn, New York.
Do youth sports organizations have a legal duty to conduct criminal background checks of all adults who would have contact with children involved in their programs?
As the budget debate continues this summer, educating members of Congress on the use of these funds locally will be critical.
Don’t forget to promote the importance of good health and wellness while offering fun summer programs and activities.
Providing quality facilities and services is not the only way park and recreation agencies improve the health of their community...
This month's Park Pulse poll takes a closer look at how many Americans experienced food insecurity over the past year.
Encourage communities to push back on elected officials who continue to argue that park budgets are an easy cut.
Every month, Northern California foodies are drawn to Folsom City Lions Park for the Food Truck Safari.
NRPA is dedicated to providing learning opportunities to advance the development of best practices and resources that make parks and recreation indispensable elements of American communities.
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As a member of the NRPA Conference Program Committee, the team of NRPA members who review the conference education session proposals, I invite you for a behind the scenes look at the remarkable process that results in an amazing product.