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NPRA's Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) certification establishes a national standard for managerial, administrative, and executive park and recreation professionals. This is a nationally accredited mastery-level certificate, and its the highest level a park and recreation professional can achieve. CPRE certification places you in the company of an elite group of park and recreation managers and professionals, demonstrates your knowledge and leadership as it relates to... Details
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Certified Park and Recreation Professional, or CPRP, is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. IPRA is offering two... Details
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The Skills Development Webinar Series provides park district professionals with access to monthly professional development opportunities from the comfort of their home or office. Register as an individual or an agency and gain access to 11 webinars, one per month February thru December, that showcase nationally-known speakers and industry leaders. This unique program is designed to meet the needs of park and recreation professionals by providing subscribers with the option to... Details
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The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a great deal of stress and anxiety in our communities, particularly within the youth population. According to Mental Health America, 64.1% of youth with major depression do not receive any mental health treatment. IPRA has teamed up with Grand Prairie Services to offer three Youth Mental Health First-Aid Certification classes through the Mental Health First Aid public education program. Youth Mental Health First-Aid is primarily designed for adults... Details
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IPRA's Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Section consists of special recreation professionals that either specialize or work in and around special recreation agencies.  The section meeting will mainly consist of reports from the Section Board and each committee Chair, and an IPRA liaison will be in attendance to provide updates to the membership about news and events happening within the association.  If you are interested in joining the section or simply wish to attend for educational and ... Details
When: April 1, 2021
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Teen Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around early-to-late teenagers.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, you are encouraged to register. We will be discussing plans for teen camps this summer. We will talk through the potential for virtual teen camps as well as what district's are planning... Details
When: April 6, 2021
Where: IL
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Join us for an Executive Director Roundtable discussion on how to bring Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to your agency.  Engage in discussion with other agencies who have hosted Safe Zone Conversations, and understand that these discussions are just the beginning.  Laure Kosey will moderate the roundtable consisting of leaders who have been a part of Safe Zone Conversations already.

When: April 6, 2021
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IPRA's Parks & Natural Resource Management (PNRM) Section consists of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around parks and natural resources. This is a joint event with the Midwest Institute of Park Executives (MIPE), an affiliate of IPRA.  The event will begin with Mike Bardou, Warning Coordination Meteorologist and Kevin Donofrio, Lead Meteorologist from the National Weather Service - Chicago Forecast Office leading us through an outdoor weather... Details
When: April 8, 2021
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the School Age & Day Camp Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around before-and-after school programs and camps.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a members-only event, but guests interested in learning more about IPRA are welcome to... Details
When: April 8, 2021
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This meeting is for IPRF board members and invited guests only.

When: April 9, 2021
Where: IL
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Early Childhood Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around early childhood programs.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a members-only event, but guests interested learning more about IPRA are welcome to... Details
When: April 9, 2021
Where: IL
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IPRA's Communications & Marketing (C&M) Section consists of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around marketing, communications, graphic design, and sponsorship.  At this workshop you will learn how Geo-Fenced Display Ads and Paid Search Ads combine a powerful 1-2 punch for your marketing efforts.  If you are interested in joining the section or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, you are encouraged to attend. This is a... Details
When: April 13, 2021
Where: IL
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Located within IPRA's Facility Management (FM) Section, the Aquatic Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around Aquatic Facilities.  At this meeting we will focus on indoor and outdoor programming.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, we encourage you to register. This is a members-only event, but guests that are interested in learning more about... Details
When: April 13, 2021
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This month's webinar, Equity and Inclusion: Beyond the Talk and Into Action, is presented by Tracey Crawford of Illinois NWSRA, and she will facilitate a discussion about equity, inclusion, and systemic racism, and how agencies can be leaders and agents of change for their community. If you want to learn more about this topic and participate in the webinar program, you are encouraged to register for the 2021 Skills Development Webinar Series. All live webinars are Central Standard... Details
When: April 14, 2021