Professional Development Calendar

PRPS Events

September 2020

9/9-25  Online Therapeutic Recreation Institute

9/17  Program & Event Roundtable (Preparing for Fall, Winter, and Beyond)

9/18  The Use of Guided Imagery as a Therapeutic Recreation Intervention Lunchtime Webinar

9/21  Supporting Gay Bisexual, Transgender Older Adults Lunchtime Webinar

9/22  Therapeutic Recreation Roundtable with NCTRC

9/22-23  Swimming Pool Management 101

9/23  Generation Engagement: Motivating Residents, Volunteers, & the Teams You Lead Lunchtime Webinar

9/24  Shop Talk Webinar - Pre-game Infield Management with BaseBuddy

9/24  Get Outdoors PA Webinar: Lyme Disease 

9/25  Compassion Fatigue During COVID-19: Enhancing the Quality of Life of Recreation Therapists Lunchtime Webinar

9/29  Swimming Pool Re-Certification

9/30  Community Center Roundtable

October 2020

10/2  District 3 Golf Tournament - Reading

10/6  GOPA Virtual: Using Your Outdoors Classroom

10/7  Aquatics Roundtable

10/8  Shop Talk Webinar - Putting Your Fields to Bed

10/8  Urban Recreation Roundtable

10/16-12/4 CPRP with Me Study Course

10/22 Park Maintenance Roundtable

November 2020

TBD Park Resource Branch Resource Operations Workshop

11/6  CPSI Blended Course

11/18-19  Fall Membership Meeting/Mini-Conference

December 2020

12/1-2  Fall Playground Maintenance Workshop

12/11  CPSI Blended Course

January 2021

 

February 2021

 

March 2021

3/8-12  PRPS Conference - Hershey Lodge

March 2022

3/28-4/1  PRPS Conference - Kalahari Resort, Poconos

March 2026

3/23-27  PRPS Conference - Kalahari Resort, Poconos

Other Events

September 2020

National Hispanic Heritage Month
9/2-30  Eastern PA Greenways & Trails Summit
National Learning & Development Month
9/10  World Suicide Prevention Day
9/22  Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Access on Recreational Trails in PA
9/22-23  Laurel Highlands Conservation Landscape Trail Summit
National Suicide Awareness Month
9/26  National Hunting & Fishing Day
9/26  National Public Lands Day
9/29  Family Health & Fitness Day

October 2020

10/1  Water Educators Virtual Summit

10/27-29  NRPA Congress

November 2020

11/4  DCNR Virtual Grant Workshop - East
11/12  DCNR Virtual Grant Workshop - Central
11/17  DCNR Virtual Grant Workshop - West
11/16-17  NJ/Eastern PA Therapeutic Recreation Association Conference

December 2020