Main Attractions
South Georgia Rural Directors Lunch & Learn...
04/23/2014
Our World Cafe' Workshop...
05/07/2014
Metro Directors Lunch & Learn...
05/07/2014
Mandatory Swim Meet Meeting...
05/28/2014
Mandatory Swim Meet Meeting...
06/11/2014
 
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Upcoming Events/Meetings
South Georgia Rural Directors Lunch & Learn...
04/23/2014
Students and Young Professionals Spring Social...
04/26/2014
Metro Directors Lunch & Learn...
05/07/2014
Our World Cafe' Workshop...
05/07/2014
District 4 Meeting...
05/14/2014
District 2 Meeting...
05/14/2014
District 3 Meeting...
05/14/2014
 
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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

GRPA Latest News

April 17, 2014 - GRPA Throwback Thursday
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April 17, 2014 - 2014 GRPA Lifeguard Competition
Event to be held on July 21st... Entire story

April 09, 2014 - GRPA Throwback Thursday
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April 08, 2014 - Externship Applications being Sought for NRPA Congress in Charlotte
Great way to attend the NRPA Congress... Entire story

April 03, 2014 - GRPA Throwback Thursday for April 3rd
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March 26, 2014 - GRPA Throwback Thursday for March 27th
Gotta love the hair and those wings!... Entire story

March 20, 2014 - Throwback Thursday for March 20th
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March 13, 2014 - 2014 Southern Regional Grant Conference
Event to be held in Atlanta of April 10-11... Entire story

March 12, 2014 - GRPA Throwback Thursday for March 13th
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March 06, 2014 - Throwback Thursday for March 6th
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February 26, 2014 - Throw-Back Thursday for February 27th
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February 21, 2014 - Our World Cafe Workshop
Workshop to be held after Metro Directors Lunch & Learn on May 7th in Gwinnett County... Entire story

February 21, 2014 - Roswell Wins See.Walk.Cities Competition
Fitness Challenge Enters New Year with New Name, More Competition... Entire story

February 21, 2014 - BREAKING NEWS! - Schedule Released for Mandatory Swim/Track Meetings
Agencies planning to participate in State Swim/Track Meets must attend one... Entire story

February 19, 2014 - Throw-Back Thursday for February 20th
Wonder who that fellow is with that sharp blazer on?... Entire story

February 14, 2014 - Call for Sessions - 2014 GRPA Conference & Trade Show
Session proposals now being taken for Jekyll Island conference... Entire story

February 11, 2014 - Chattahoochee Technical College Announces Leadership Academy
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February 10, 2014 - BREAKING NEWS! GRPA Announces New Grant Program
Funding available for new initiatives that demonstrate innovation in park and recreation services... Entire story

January 21, 2014 - Earn 5 hours of GA Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Credit!
Classes to be held in Griffin, Savannah, and Cartersville... Entire story

January 07, 2014 - Georgia Aquarium Announces 2014 Discount Program for GRPA Members
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January 06, 2014 - Gwinnett County to Host Playground Maintenance Safety Training Program
February 20 - 21... Entire story

December 13, 2013 - Gwinnett County to host January SAYP meeting
Rhodes Jordan Park Community Recreation Center is set to host young professionals from across the state.... Entire story

December 10, 2013 - Gwinnett County to Host Youth Sports Expo
Event planned for Saturday, February 1st... Entire story

December 02, 2013 - Statewide Trail Conference Set
Georgia Trail Summit to be held in Athens, GA... Entire story

November 19, 2013 - Georgia Urban Ag Council’s EDGE Expo
One day trade show, two days of education – for managers, supervisors, crew... Entire story

November 19, 2013 - GRPA Membership Dues Date Changes Approved - January 30 NEW DEADLINE
Changes condense the time where you can renew your membership dues... Entire story

November 14, 2013 - Long-Time Douglas Director Tom Williams Inducted in to GRPA Hall of Fame
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November 13, 2013 - Dublin-Lauren County’s Randy Spivey Receives 2013 Mike Daniel Award
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November 13, 2013 - Retired Gwinnett County Director Sharon Plunkett Inducted into GRPA Hall of Fame
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November 12, 2013 - Dalton’s Steve Card Named 2013 GRPA Distinguished Professional
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October 31, 2013 - Atlanta Certified Disability Sports Specialist Training
To be held December 13th in Decatur... Entire story

October 20, 2013 - 2014 State Tournament Bids Are Now Being Accepted
Bids due by November 8th... Entire story

October 15, 2013 - Woodstock Parks and Recreation Department Awarded CAPRA Accreditation
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September 24, 2013 - GRPA Board Approves Task Force Recommendations on BOT Composition
GRPA Membership will vote on recommendations... Entire story

September 20, 2013 - The Georgia Games Presents the "GA 400 – Pay the Last Toll 2013 Road Race"
Event to be held November 17th... Entire story

September 20, 2013 - 2013 Ultimate Cheer Fest
Event to be Sponsored by Cobb County Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department... Entire story

September 17, 2013 - GA STMA Fall Field Day
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September 13, 2013 - Pesticide Applicator Credits Available
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September 03, 2013 - GRPA Service Awards - Celebrating Your Years of Service
Forms due to GRPA office by September 27th... Entire story

June 19, 2013 - Shorthand Rule for GRPA Baseball and Softball Clarified
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June 14, 2013 - Final Plans Released for 2013 Lifeguard Competition
Competition will be held July 29th at Old Salem Park... Entire story

June 14, 2013 - Excellence in Youth Sports Award: Gwinnett County providing top-quality youth sports
By Linda Alberts, National Alliance for Youth Sports... Entire story

June 05, 2013 - NRPA Young Professional Externs Being Sought
Deadline to apply is June 21st... Entire story

June 04, 2013 - Nominations Now Open for 2014 Officers/Trustees
New Nomination Process to be used this year... Entire story

June 04, 2013 - New Feature Now Available for GRPA Members
Resource Center on GRPA website being populated... Entire story

May 28, 2013 - 2013 GRPA State Golf Tournament Plans Announced
Tournament will be held in Ware County... Entire story

May 24, 2013 - BREAKING NEWS! - Georgia Return to Play Act - HB48
What you need to know about how it will affect your department?... Entire story

May 24, 2013 - Atlanta Parent Magazine lists some of Atlanta's Top Playgrounds
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May 10, 2013 - Class B/C State Track Meet Information
Meet to be held in Carrollton - May 10th & 11th... Entire story

May 03, 2013 - GA Sports Turf Managers Association Spring Meet-Up
Event to be held with the Rome Braves... Entire story

May 01, 2013 - GRPA Men’s Church Equalizer
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April 30, 2013 - CYSA Academy to be Offered at 2013 GRPA Conference
Academy will be help on November 6th... Entire story

April 29, 2013 - 2013 GRPA State Track Meet-Class A-Augusta
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