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JULY IS PARKS AND RECREATION MONTH

pnrecmonth17.jpgJuly is Park and Recreation Month! This year, NRPA's theme is Get Your Play On! Click on the image to be taken to the NRPA Park and Rec Month toolkit. We want you to show us how you get your play on by sharing a shining program, facility, park or event that you offer in your city or county. Email a 30-45 word description and picture to charla@frpa.org to be a featured entry on the Shining Bright for 75 Years webpage.

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Once again, LEGOLAND Florida is providing a discount ticket program to summer camp programs.  The program includes entrance tickets from June 1 through August 31, 2017.  For detailed information on the program and what is included in the program for your summer camps, visit FRPA LEGOLAND Ticket Program.

ROADMAP TO HEALTHY LIVING

The Florida Department of Agriculture: Roadmap to Healthy Living map has been updated with parks submitted by agencies throughout the state. This map features local data, including diet related figures. Now there are parks listed on there to connect people to active opportunities. Click the image below to be taken to the website. To access the Parks layer, click "layers" and make sure "Parks & Recreation" is checked.

WHAT'S HAPPENING

The following are news items and press releases featuring members and agencies. If you have a news item to share, send it to FRPA.

7/12/17
Lakeland Opens New Playground: Hernando's Landing


6/12/17
City of Alachua Unveils Legacy Park

4/25/17
Qualite Sports Lighting wins Edison Award for their GameChanger™ Q-LED Sports Light

 

Archived Articles

FRPA TURNS 75 YEARS OLD


The Florida Recreation and Park Association is celebrating its 75th Anniversary this year. Check out the fun by clicking the image above. 

2017 LEGISLATIVE UPDATE VIDEO SERIES

FRPA is pleased to provide the 2017 Legislative Update video series. Thanks to our very generous VIP sponsors for making these videos possible.

Session Update #1
This video features FRPA Governmental Representative Lester Abberger, and Steve Bousquet, Tampa Bay Times' Tallahassee Bureau Chief with a look ahead at this year's session.
 



April 21, 2017

Session Update #2
Midsession updates for your information.


Session Update #3
End of Session Wrap Up with Lester Abberger and Steve Bousquet.




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