IPRA Response to COVID-19
Meetings and Events Update 


The health and safety of our professional community is of the utmost importance to the Illinois Park & Recreation Association (IPRA).  Out of an abundance of caution, the following meeting/events have been modified or will be rescheduled.


Certified Playground Safety Inspection (CPSI) Course 
The CPSI Course scheduled for March 24 - 26 at the Rob Roy Golf Course has been postponed. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org

CPRP Exam Prep Series A Class
The Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) Exam Prep Series A class - scheduled for April 3 has been postponed. For more information, contact Education Director, Duane Smith at duane@ilipra.org



The following Section / Committee meetings have been rescheduled:

April 8: Rec Section Special Events Committee meeting - postponed

April 8: Diversity Section meeting has been changed to May 6 

April 15: The Proconnect Service Day has been cancelled due to COVID-19. ProConnect 2020 events to be rescheduled for this fall. For more information, contact Education Director, Duane Smith at duane@ilipra.org.  

May 6: The  Proconnect Social & Culmination event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. For more information, contact Education Director, Duane Smith at duane@ilipra.org

The following Section / Committee meetings are now virtual:


April 9: Rec Section Day Camp School Age Committee meeting.  Register here. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org

April 16: Therapeutic Rec Section Inclusion Committee meeting.  Register here. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org

April 16: Aquatics Committee Roundtable.  Register here. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org

April 17: Supervisor Symposium.  Register here. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org

April 22: Rec Section Board meeting.  Register here. For more information, contact Education & Events Manager, Kim Laper at kim@ilipra.org