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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. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... Details
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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. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... Details
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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. This program consists of four classes that will train and prepare... 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. By registering, you gain access to 11 total webinars, February thru December, that consist of nationally known speakers or Illinois leaders in the field of parks and recreation. Attend sessions live or access recordings on-demand. Either way, you get the cutting "edge-ucation" you need at unbelievably low... 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 orientation will introduce new members to the history of the TR Section and provide a general overview of section and committee meetings, events, and the annual STNH state conference. Attendees will learn how to get involved and understand the overall benefits of being an active member of the TR Section. If you are... Details
When: January 4, 2018
Where: Carol Stream, IL
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The Illinois Park and Recreation Foundation (IPRF) is the philanthropic and support organization of IPRA and its members, committed to the investment in today's students and professionals in the field of parks and recreation.  Its goals are to promote and support continuing education and professional development of IPRA members and develop future leaders within the Association. This meeting is for IPRF board members... Details
When: January 5, 2018
Where: La Grange, IL
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The IPRA Section Board Leadership Orientation is for elected section board members and appointed committee chairs that are slated to serve each of their respective sections in 2018. The training is designed to educate IPRA's leaders on the State of the Association, Policy and Procedure, Membership Council, Section Bylaws, Event Scheduling, Communications, Sponsorships, and the Illinois Park and Recreation Foundation. In addition, time will be provided for groups to engage with each... Details
When: January 9, 2018
Where: La Grange, IL
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As the premier state conference for parks and recreation, forest preserves, and conservation agencies in Illinois, the IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights Conference brings together more than 4,200 professionals and elected officials for three days of exciting and quality educational programming, networking, and professional development. Featuring over 150 educational sessions and workshops, and an exhibit hall where more than 300 exhibitors showcase their latest and greatest products... Details
When: January 18–20, 2018
Where: Chicago, IL
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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 take place at the 2018 Soaring to New Heights Conference, and it will mainly consist of reports from the Section Board and each committee Chair. Additionally, there will also be a presentation of section awards and swearing in of 2018 Section Board members. If you are interested in joining the... Details
When: January 18, 2018
Where: Chicago, IL
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The Annual Business Meeting is the IPRA Board's first meeting of the new calendar year, and it will take place at the 2018 IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights Conference. The IPRA Board is an elected group of park district professionals committed to the on-going, professional development of its stakeholders as well as the promotion of parks and recreation in Illinois. The meeting will include award presentations and recognition of new officers within different Sections of the... Details
When: January 19, 2018
Where: Chicago, IL
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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. The meeting will consist of a round-table discussion that will allow professionals to share and discuss different ideas about Teen programs and events. If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a... Details
When: February 1, 2018
Where: Lisle, IL
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The IPRA Membership Council meets four times per year and is comprised of one elected representative from each of IPRA's seven special interest Sections - Administration & Finance (A&F), Communications & Marketing (C&M), Diversity (DIV), Facility Management (FM), Park & Natural Resource Management (PNRM), Recreation (REC), and Therapeutic Recreation (TR). Elected representatives must be a member of the Section and hold a certification such as CPRP, CPRE, CTRS, and serve a three-year... Details
When: February 2, 2018
Where: La Grange, IL
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The Supervisor Symposium Board of Regents consists of recreation professionals dedicated specifically to the organization and preparation of the annual Supervisor Symposium event that traditionally occurs during the spring season. The meeting is for the SS Board of Regents only and will include a discussion about the program's curriculum, sponsorships, food and beverages, and communicating and marketing the event. Members interested in learning more about the SS Board of Regents are... Details
When: February 6, 2018
Where: Franklin Park, IL
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Special Events Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around special events. A 30-minute committee meeting will precede a 1-hour educational session titled "Diversity Marketing". Speaker Juan Carlos Acevedo, Communications and Outreach Manager at the Wheeling Park District, will talk about different strategies an agency can implement in the short and long-term future to... Details
When: February 7, 2018
Where: Wheeling, IL
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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 meeting will begin with reports from the IPRA 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... Details
When: February 8, 2018
Where: Palos Heights, IL