Events


  • Agency Summit

    Mar 30 - 31, (ET)
    The 2017 Agency Summit will be held March 30 and 31, 2017 at the Collaborative Labs in Clearwater, Florida. The dynamic environment at the Collaborative Labs facility, combined with the unique facilitative staff, will provide a phenomenal opportunity for you and your fellow Directors to convene and create a dialogue around the topic of the role of parks and recreation in creating and fostering community. The Collaborative Labs team will walk participants through discussion and respectful debate to achieve the end result of a white paper, capturing the real time discussion and action steps for solutions. You will not want to miss this opportunity to meet with your fellow Directors and their executive leadership teams, and have a role in creating strategic tactics around which the Association will commit resources. Mark your calendars and plan on attending. The Summit will tentatively begin on March 30 at 8:30 a.m. and conclude by noon on March 31. Make your reservations now at the Courtyard Marriott St. Petersburg Clearwater , 3131 Executive Drive, Clearwater, FL. Call 800-656-7706 and ask for the Florida Recreation and Park Association Agency Summit Rate. The negotiated rate is $159 plus tax for 1 or 2 people. A limited number of rooms are available, so don’t delay. REGISTRATION IS CLOSE, EVENT IS FULL
    Clearwater, FL, United States

  • Southeast Maintenance Workshop/Skills

    Mar 31
    Think you can beat out other park professionals when it comes to lining a field? How about placing an egg on the top of a cone...with a backhoe? Try these or other skills at the Southeast Maintenance Workshop. Day includes skills round up stations, an educational session and lunch.
    Deerfield Beach, FL, United States

  • Access for All

    Apr 7
    Access for All is not just about meeting the needs of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Access goes beyond the physical barriers you think about when you hear ADA. Changes in physical and program access can host a world of opportunities that can benefit more people than you can imagine. Wrap yourself in the true spirit of the ADA and see what great opportunities await all of your patrons. The morning session will cover Program Access and afternoon session will cover Physical Access.
    Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, United States

  • Access for All

    Apr 21
    Access for All is not just about meeting the needs of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Access goes beyond the physical barriers you think about when you hear ADA. Changes in physical and program access can host a world of opportunities that can benefit more people than you can imagine. Wrap yourself in the true spirit of the ADA and see what great opportunities await all of your patrons. The morning session will cover Program Access and afternoon session will cover Physical Access.
    Oldsmar, FL, United States

  • Access for All

    Apr 27
    Access for All is not just about meeting the needs of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Access goes beyond the physical barriers you think about when you hear ADA. Changes in physical and program access can host a world of opportunities that can benefit more people than you can imagine. Wrap yourself in the true spirit of the ADA and see what great opportunities await all of your patrons. The morning session will cover Program Access and afternoon session will cover Physical Access.
    Port Charlotte, FL, United States

  • Access for All

    Apr 28
    Access for All is not just about meeting the needs of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Access goes beyond the physical barriers you think about when you hear ADA. Changes in physical and program access can host a world of opportunities that can benefit more people than you can imagine. Wrap yourself in the true spirit of the ADA and see what great opportunities await all of your patrons. The morning session will cover Program Access and afternoon session will cover Physical Access.
    Miami, FL, United States

  • FRPA Board Retreat

    May 3 - 5, (ET)
    Invitation ONLY, FRPA Executive Board
    Haines City, FL, United States

  • Central Summer Camp Staff workshop

    May 13
    Immerse your new and returning summer camp staff in a day filled with games, crafts, themed activities, programming ideas, behavior management tips and all around fun to prepare them for the summer ahead. This class generally fills up quickly!
    Winter Garden, FL, United States

  • Central Summer Camp Staff workshop

    May 20
    Immerse your new and returning summer camp staff in a day filled with games, crafts, themed activities, programming ideas, behavior management tips and all around fun to prepare them for the summer ahead. This class generally fills up quickly!
    Largo, FL, United States

  • Southeast Summer Camp Staff workshop

    May 20
    Immerse your new and returning summer camp staff in a day filled with games, crafts, themed activities, programming ideas, behavior management tips and all around fun to prepare them for the summer ahead. This class generally fills up quickly!
    Pompano Beach, FL, United States

  • Certified Playground Safety Inspector Course and Exam

    May 23 - 25, (ET)
    NRPA’s industry leading certification program in playground safety, the Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) Certification program will provide the most comprehensive and up-to-date training on playground safety issues including hazard identification, equipment specifications, surfacing requirements and risk management methods.
    Davie

  • Days with the Rays

    Jun 21
    Saint Petersburg

  • Days with the Rays

    Jul 26
    Saint Petersburg

  • FRPA 75th Annual Conference

    Aug 28 - 31, (ET)
    Information to come April 2017
    ChampionsGate, FL, United States