Conference Sessions

2016 Sessions

Click here to access the pre-conference brochure to preview the schedule and sessions for the 2016 Conference!

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2016 Presentation Materials 

Acquiring the Best People for Your Team: The Employee Recruitment Process

Adaptive/Inclusive Recreation Opportunities Through Public/Private Partnerships

Aquatics Routable: Expect the Unexpected 

Beating the Odds: How Best to Interview

Behavioral Change Theory to Combat Obesity in Your Community 

Community Collaboration That Works

Don't Sell Yourself Short: Highlighting the Importantance of Your Department

Engaging Today's Teens

Ethics 101: Decision Making Skills for a Complex World

How Advisory Services Can Be an Asset to Your Town or City

Innovative Tools for Park Operations (NESTMA)

Managing a Town's Intra-Structure (NESTMA Roundtable)

Oil & Water (NEPA)

Preparing for Leadership: Beyond Providing Opportunities (Students)

Recognizing, Rewarding, and Retaining Your Staff

Recreational Therapy Licensure: Grassroots Approach

The Creation of an Outcome Based Afterschool Program

The Social Engagement Revolution

Together, Anything is Possible! - Video

Traumatic Events: Recovery, Support, and Strength 

Trends in Youth Fitness: Multi-Sport Special Events

Vendor Hall Session: Latest and Greatest Industry Trends

What is the Status of Your Fund: Sustainability of Program Revenue 

What Makes A Group Therapeutic?

Youth Development Through Positive Relationship


2016 Call for Presenters

Calling All Speakers... We Need Your Expertise!

The CRPA Conference Committee is busy planning the 56th Annual Conference & Tradeshow, November 21st & 22nd, 2016.

If you have something to share about a terrific program, project, training opportunity, or any topic pertinent to the field of Parks and Recreation, consider submitting a session proposal so you can share your knowledge with others!

Click here to submit a session proposal!

We hope that you will consider the opportunity to present at the state conference or forward this message to a professional in our field who you feel would be interested.

Submissions are due by Friday, May 13, 2016.