2021 HR Collaborative Summer Webinar Series

The HR Collaborative for Local Government is hosting a summer webinar series covering a variety of human resource topics on the second and fourth Thursday of each month from June-August at 10 a.m. -11:15 a.m. CT. Registration is $50 for the entire series. More details and registration are available on the HR Collaborative website. CEUs […]

2021 NDRPA State and ND Trails Conference

Bismarck, ND

The NDRPA State Conference and the ND Trails Conference will be held jointly in Bismarck Sept. 13-15, encouraging conversations on “Navigating Our Future.” North Dakota park and recreation professionals will gather with trail users, advocates and managers from across the state to learn from educational sessions and network with peers. Download the schedule for details. […]

2021 NRPA Annual Conference

Nashville, TN

Registration Open for 2021 NRPA Annual Conference The 2021 NRPA Annual Conference will be hosted in Nashville and virtually Sept. 21–23. Join parks and recreation peers for energetic networking activities, inspirational education sessions and an inside look at the most innovative products in the field. Leave with new ideas and best practices that will help reduce […]

2021 Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Course

Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center

NDRPA is excited to host the 19th annual Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Course Oct. 12-14, in Bismarck. Participants have the opportunity to learn about the latest developments in playground safety through classroom instruction and hands-on site investigation during this two-day course. Individuals interested in becoming a certified playground safety inspector may take the optional […]

2022 CPSI Course

Bismarck, ND

NDRPA is excited to host the 20th annual Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Course March 15-17 in Bismarck. Participants have the opportunity to learn about the latest developments in playground […]

NDRPA Webinar: Making It a Smooth Transition: Public Accessibility for Transgender Populations

Virtual

Equality and inclusiveness have become priorities within society, including the accessibility and acceptance of the transgender population within the park and recreation industry. This webinar will cover the ever-changing dynamics of legal matters pertaining to public accessibility and employment. Mike Clark, executive director for the Palatine (Ill.) Park District, will share best practices for professionals […]

2022 NDRPA Member Meeting

Beulah, ND

Location: Beulah, ND        The NDRPA Member Meeting is rescheduled for April 6-7 in Beulah.  Join us for a tour of the Energy Wellness Center, along with time […]

Human Resource Conference for Local Government

Ramkota Hotel & Conference Center

The sixth Human Resource Conference for Local Government is April 20-21 at the Ramkota Hotel in Bismarck. The conference will feature: Opening Session – HR Today and Beyond! – Stacey Breuer Plenary Session – Human Resource Management with a panel discussion Fifteen breakout sessions that address key emerging human resource issues. Keeping It Legal presentation […]

2022 NDRPA State Conference

Minot, ND

The NDRPA State Conference will be held in Minot Sept. 13-15. North Dakota park and recreation professionals are invited to gather with their peers from across the state for educational sessions and fun networking opportunities. Download the full schedule.   REGISTRATION To register, please email Mary Cole at mcole@clearwatercommunications.net. Please note: registration is open to […]

2022 NRPA Annual Conference

Phoenix, Arizona

The 2022 NRPA Annual Conference is scheduled Sept. 20-22 in Phoenix. Known for its year-round sun and beautiful desert landscapes, Phoenix is home to more than 41,000 acres of desert parks and mountain preserves, 200+ miles of trails and 185 parks. Learn more or register on the NRPA website.