Networking opportunities bring our members together in a way that allows them to share informally and develop trusted professional relationships with like-minded individuals who are equally committed to making a difference in the world.  Make a commitment to make the time to build relationships.  It will pay off in ways that you could never imagine.

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The field of parks and recreation is comprised of so many unique and highly specialized job functions. IPRA's special interest sections are crucial to your membership experience because we can place you with others that share a common work setting, interests and problems. The seven sections and their sub-committees, allow for unlimited educational, networking and problem-solving opportunities. All sections are free and open for members to join and become involved.  Join as many as you like. 

To join a Section and receive Section-specific emails, members can log in to your IPRA account, click on the My Participation tab, select your Section(s), and click the save button at the bottom of the screen. To view a calendar listing of upcoming Section meetings and register to attend, visit here.  If you need any assistance call 708-588-2280.


Section Board Members and Committee Chairs wishing to post a meeting, education, or social event to the IPRA calendar should click on the link below to complete a Section Event Application.