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NPRA's Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) certification establishes a national standard for managerial, administrative, and executive park and recreation professionals. This is a nationally accredited mastery-level certificate, and its the highest level a park and recreation professional can achieve. CPRE certification places you in the company of an elite group of park and recreation managers and professionals, demonstrates your knowledge and leadership as it relates to... Details
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Certified Park and Recreation Professional, or CPRP, is a national certification program through the National Recreation and Park Association, and it is designed for park and recreation professionals that wish to put their career on the path to success. Achieving and maintaining this nationally-recognized certification illustrates a commitment to professional growth as well as an intricate understanding of key concepts within the field of parks and recreation. IPRA is offering two... Details
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The Skills Development Webinar Series provides park district professionals with access to monthly professional development opportunities from the comfort of their home or office. Register as an individual or an agency and gain access to 11 webinars, one per month February thru December, that showcase nationally-known speakers and industry leaders. This unique program is designed to meet the needs of park and recreation professionals by providing subscribers with the option to... Details
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THE SIX COUNTY SENIOR GAMES celebrates its 39th year this summer!  Join us for fifteen great days of friendly competition and excellence!

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In celebration of Pride Month, we are cordially inviting you to participate in an IPRA Safe Zone Conversation on the topic of LGBTQ+. A Safe Zone Conversation (SZC) is simply defined as civil dialogue amongst a group of people purposely engineered to discuss human topics that can be deemed sensitive, uncomfortable, or complex in nature. We are seeing more and more professionals talk about LGBTQ+, acknowledge vulnerabilities, and listen to others with different perspectives. If you’re ... Details
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In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, we are cordially inviting you to participate in an IPRA Safe Zone Conversation on the topic of Latinx. A Safe Zone Conversation (SZC) is simply defined as civil dialogue amongst a group of people purposely engineered to discuss human topics that can be deemed sensitive, uncomfortable, or complex in nature. We are seeing more and more professionals talk about Latinx, acknowledge vulnerabilities, and listen to others with different... Details
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This month's webinar, Breaking Barriers: History and Future of the Glass Ceiling, is presented by Debbie Trueblood, Executive Director of IPRA, and she is going to discuss the history behind the glass ceiling, share ideas on how you can better recognize barriers, and explain the "how" and "why" of managing without gender bias. If you want to learn more about this topic and participate in the webinar program, you are encouraged to register for the 2021 Skills Development Webinar... Details
When: May 12, 2021
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This month's webinar, Breaking Barriers: History and Future of the Glass Ceiling, is presented by Debbie Trueblood, Executive Director of IPRA, and she is going to discuss the history behind the glass ceiling, share ideas on how you can better recognize barriers, and explain the "how" and "why" of managing without gender bias. If you want to learn more about this topic and participate in the webinar program, you are encouraged to register for the 2021 Skills Development Webinar... Details
When: May 20, 2021
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The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially designated burnout an “occupational phenomenon”. Professional burnout is on the rise as people around the world continue to adjust and cope with new restrictions in their work and personal lives. Mindfulness can be a superpower helping us relate to our stress better. By investigating what is causing our stress and ways we can shift our perspective to what is truly important, we can find more balance in our everyday lives. Led by... Details
When: June 1, 2021
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Located within IPRA's Administration & Finance (A&F) Section, the Business Manager Committee consists of a group of professionals that specialize in Finance and/or overall business operations. Today's event will begin with a presentation on Using a Financial Forecast Model to Make Better Business Decisions by Andrew Kim with PMA.  Following the presentation, the Business Manager Committee will hold a meeting.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend... Details
When: June 2, 2021
Where: IL
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This is the third of six in a series of virtual classes designed to prepare individuals for the National Recreation and Park Association's Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) exam. All six classes will be presented by Mike Selep (NWCSRA) and Katie Troline (Gold Medal, LLC), both of which will provide attendees with an intensive review of parks and recreation in the content areas of Communications, Finance, Human Resources, Operations, and Planning. It is highly recommended ... Details
When: June 3, 2021
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Located within IPRA's Recreation (REC) Section, the Senior Committee consists of a group of park district professionals that either specialize or work in and around seniors.  If you are interested in joining the committee or simply wish to attend for educational and networking purposes, you are encouraged to register. This is a members-only event, but guests interested in learning more about IPRA are welcome to attend.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own lunch to eat... Details
When: June 8, 2021
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This is the fourth of six in a series of virtual classes designed to prepare individuals for the National Recreation and Park Association's Certified Park and Recreation Executive (CPRE) exam. All six classes will be presented by Mike Selep (NWCSRA) and Katie Troline (Gold Medal, LLC), both of which will provide attendees with an intensive review of parks and recreation in the content areas of Communications, Finance, Human Resources, Operations, and Planning. It is highly... Details
When: June 10, 2021