IPRA 2019 Awards & Recognition Program
Recognize the Brightest Stars in Illinois!
Designed to recognize the best-of-the-best in Illinois parks, recreation, and conservation, the Awards & Recognition Program gives professionals an opportunity to recognize colleagues and community members for their extraordinary work and contribution to the industry. Now Accepting Nominations Through November 14!
TR Leadership Summit
October 4, Des Plaines Park District
The TR Leadership Summit, sponsored by IPRA's Therapeutic Recreation (TR) Section, offers a full day of continuing education for professionals that work in and around special recreation. The day will consist of three 1.25-hour concurrent breakout sessions presented by highly-recognizable professionals in the field.
Facility Management Workshop
October 11, Naperville Park District
This workshop is a training program unique to current and future facility managers. Whether you oversee a community center, fitness center, athletic center, rental center, or specialty center, this program is designed for you. Attendees will receive quality presentations from experts that work at leading Illinois agencies and walk away with resources that will help them build their facility portfolio and enhance operational efficiencies.
Software Symposium 2019
October 18, Carol Stream Park District
The IPRA A&F section will be hosting a Software Symposium on October 18, 2019 from 8:45am - 4:00pm at the Carol Stream Park District's Fountain View Recreation Center. Participants will be able to visit with a variety of software vendors exhibiting various park district software needs, including H/R, Time & Attendance/Work Force Management, Finance, and Recreation software. Each vendor will conduct a 45 minute demonstration, in which participants can attend at their choice. Lunch will be included.