Virtual Professional Development – Special Events: The Do’s, The Don’ts, the Maybe’s

Thursday, March 21-1:00 PM Central Registration Link - https://forms.gle/FRvLzNi6W7VA92ZD9 Session Title- Special Events: The Do's, The Don’ts, the Maybe's Session Description- Special events have a positive and negative impact on our community, but the positives can be maximized while the negative attributes can be minimized. The goal of this session is for attendees to develop […]

Virtual Professional Development – Continuous Improvement through Business Planning

Thursday, March 28-1:00 PM Central Registration Link: https://forms.gle/FRvLzNi6W7VA92ZD9 Session Title-Continuous Improvement through Business Planning Session Description-Business planning is an essential step in identifying all aspects for the successful operation of a park, program or service. This type of planning is being required more and more by Boards or Councils as there is greater scrutiny of […]

Virtual Professional Development – Revenue: It All Starts With A System

Thursday- April 04-1:00 PM Central Registration Link: https://forms.gle/FRvLzNi6W7VA92ZD9 Session Title- Revenue: It All Starts With A System Session Description - parks and recreation agencies are accountable for effectively providing quality leisure services while efficiently allocating resources to provide such services. This session is designed to provide information about the development of a revenue management system for […]

Lunch and Learn – Mobile, AL

Hope Community Center, Mobile, AL 850 Edwards Street, Mobile, AL, United States

REGISTER HERE ARPA, GameTime, Struthers Recreation, and PlayCore are aligning resources to promote best practices in parks and recreation and provide quality education and evidence-based resources to meet your community’s needs in new and innovative ways! Join us in Mobile at the Hope Community Center (850 Edwards Street, Mobile 36610) from 10am – 1pm for […]

Lunch and Learn – Montgomery, AL

Multiplex at Cramton Bowl 220 Hall Street, Montgomery, AL, United States

REGISTER HERE ARPA, GameTime, Struthers Recreation, and PlayCore are aligning resources to promote best practices in parks and recreation and provide quality education and evidence-based resources to meet your community’s needs in new and innovative ways! Join us in Montgomery at the Multiplex at Cramton Bowl (2nd Floor Mezzanine, 220 Hall Street, Montgomery 36104) from […]

ARPA CoachSafely Zoom Training – April 10, 2024

Training will take place via Zoom at 6:00pm CST. Registration can be completed by following the link below: ARPA CoachSafely Training Registration Questions? Email Tiffany Wade at twade@arpaonline.org. The CoachSafely Act (AL Code 2018-496) seeks every volunteer coach of children ages 14 and younger in the state that coaches a “high-risk youth athletics activity where […]

Lunch and Learn – Birmingham, AL

Birmingham Parks & Recreation Dept Administrative Board Room 400 Graymont Avenue West, Birmingham, AL, United States

REGISTER HERE ARPA, GameTime, Struthers Recreation, and PlayCore are aligning resources to promote best practices in parks and recreation and provide quality education and evidence-based resources to meet your community’s needs in new and innovative ways! Join us in Birmingham at the Birmingham Parks & Recreation Dept Administrative Board Room (850 Edwards Street, Mobile 36610) […]

Lunch and Learn – Huntsville, AL

Huntsville Parks and Recreation Department 2411 9th Avenue, Huntsville, AL, United States

REGISTER HERE ARPA, GameTime, Struthers Recreation, and PlayCore are aligning resources to promote best practices in parks and recreation and provide quality education and evidence-based resources to meet your community’s needs in new and innovative ways! Join us in Huntsville at the Huntsville Parks and Recreation Department (2nd Floor Administrative Office, 2411 9th Avenue, Huntsville, […]

ARPA CoachSafely Zoom Training – April 25, 2024

Training will take place via Zoom at 6:00pm CST. Registration can be completed by following the link below: ARPA CoachSafely Training Registration Questions? Email Tiffany Wade at twade@arpaonline.org. The CoachSafely Act (AL Code 2018-496) seeks every volunteer coach of children ages 14 and younger in the state that coaches a “high-risk youth athletics activity where […]

2024 ARPA State Track and Field Meet

The 2024 ARPA State Track and Field Meet will be held in Wetumpka, Alabama. The new date of this event is Saturday, June 1. The change was made on Thursday, May 16, due to the threat of potential weather the weekend it was originally scheduled.