Main Attractions
Network Chair-Elect Nominations Deadline...
State Athletic Committee Meeting...
09/10/2014 - 09/11/2014
Fall Board of Trustees Meetings...
09/15/2014 - 09/17/2014
Certified Playground Safety Inspector's Course...
09/22/2014 - 09/24/2014
Deadline to Submit 2015 State Tournament/Meet Bids...
Upcoming Events/Meetings
District 3 Meeting...
Network Chair-Elect Nominations Deadline...
District 5 Golf Tournament...
State Athletic Committee Meeting...
09/10/2014 - 09/11/2014
Fall Board of Trustees Meetings...
09/15/2014 - 09/17/2014
District 1 Meeting...
District 7 Meeting...
2013 GRPA Agencies
of the Year

150,001 & Over - Columbus Parks and Recreation Department

80,001 - 150,000 - Athens-Clarke County Leisure Services Department 

50,001 - 80,000 - Alpharetta Recreation and Parks Department 

20,001 - 50,000 - Carrollton Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department 

Under 20,000 - Bremen Parks and Recreation Department

Print Schedule of Events
Aug 27 WednesdayDistrict 3 Meeting
Thomasville YMCA
Aug 29 FridayNetwork Chair-Elect Nominations Deadline
All professional members of GRPA should have received this form from the chair of their network. Chair-elects are being sought for each of the four networks and August 29th is the deadline to submit these completed nomination forms. They should a
Sep 10 WednesdayDistrict 5 Golf Tournament
More details to be posted at a later date.
Sep 10 WednesdayState Athletic Committee Meeting
All rule change proposals will be considered at this meeting. It will be held in Savannah beginning at 1:00pm on 9/10/14.
Sep 15 MondayFall Board of Trustees Meetings
All meetings will be held at the Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) in Milledgeville. CGTC Health Science Building 54 Highway 22 West Milledgeville, GA 31061 478-445-2307 Schedule: Monday, September 15 - Awards Committee judging T
Sep 22 MondayCertified Playground Safety Inspector's Course
Sep 24 WednesdayDistrict 1 Meeting
Sep 24 WednesdayDistrict 7 Meeting
Oconee Co.
Sep 24 WednesdayDistrict 6 Meeting
Sep 25 ThursdayDistrict 4 Meeting
Sep 30 TuesdayDistrict 5 Meeting
Oct 01 WednesdayDistrict 3 Banquet
Location: TBD 3:00pm Business Meeting and 5:30/6:00pm Social/Awards Banquet
Oct 01 WednesdayNorth Georgia Rural Directors Lunch & Learn
This years lunch & learn will be held in Dawson County.
Oct 01 WednesdayDistrict 2 Football/Soccer Bracket Meeting
District 2 Football & Soccer Bracket Meeting – Cracker Williams Building, Wayne County @ 10:30am
Oct 01 WednesdayDeadline to Submit 2015 State Tournament/Meet Bids
The state tournament/meet bid form can be found on pages 170-171 of the 2014 Athletic Manual. These completed forms must be submitted to the following: Randy Spivey, 2015 SAC Chair Dublin-Laurens County Recreation Authority PO Box 689 Dublin
Oct 08 WednesdayState Athletic Committee Meeting
Fall sports entries will be taken at this meeting. (Football, Soccer, Volleyball, Cheerleading) The meeting will be held in Dublin.
Oct 10 FridayAdapted Sports Training, Education and Certification Conference
The ASTECC Conference will provide the opportunity to obtain multiple sport certifications over the three day span. Each certification course is taught by a highly trained professional in the sport field. Transportation will be provided to the trai
Oct 14 TuesdayNRPA Congress
The 2014 NRPA Congress will be held in Charlotte, NC.
Oct 22 WednesdayDistrict 4 Banquet
Oct 22 WednesdayDistrict 3 Fall Bracket Meeting
Worth County
Oct 22 WednesdayDistrict 7 Meeting
Location: TBD
Oct 22 WednesdayDistrict 5 Banquet/Cornhole Tournament
Red Top Mountain
Oct 22 WednesdayDistrict 7 Banquet
Date: Wednesday, October 22 Time: 6:30 cocktails, 7:15 Dinner/Awards Location: Pinckneyville Park Community Recreation Center 4650 Peachtree Industrial Blvd. Norcross, GA 30071
Nov 03 MondayGRPA Conference & Trade Show
The 2014 GRPA Conference & Trade Show will be held on Jekyll Island. More information will be coming on this great event.
Dec 08 MondayPresident's Assembly
The 2014 President's Assembly will be held in Cobb County. The schedule is below: Monday, December 8 - State Athletic Committee Meeting Tuesday, December 9 - All Statewide Committees Meet Wednesday, December 10 - Board of Trustees Meeting