2018 District 1 Winter Workshop

2018 District 1 Fall Workshop
PRPS Members $30
Non-Members $40
Full-Time Students $10

Registration fees include morning refreshments, educational sessions, lunch, .8 CEUs and networking.

8:30 a.m.   Registration/Refreshments

9:00 a.m.  Opening Remarks

9:30 a.m.   Session 1
A: Professional Relationships and Networking: What's Next After Graduation
Speakers: Matt Cooper, CPRP, Franklin Park Borough Parks & Rec Director; Lisa Finn, Pine Richland Youth Center Director
This interactive session will highlight key tools to getting started in your professional career. Speakers will provide personal experiences as well as use an interactive, guided approach to simulate a networking model.

B: Green Infrastructure
Speaker: Lori Yeich, Regional Supervisor, DCNR
Turning community park and trail systems into sustainable, multi-functional and valuable community assets.

10:50 a.m.  Session 2
A: Reasonable Accommodations
Speakers:  Panel of Professionals
The panel of professionals will discuss reasonable accommodations for public programs and events. Bring your views, suggestions and experience with you, to add to the discussion.

B: Parks & Tech
Speakers:  Bobbie Nance, Recreation Results; Ed Krafcik, NRPA (LIVE WEBINAR)
Whether you're trying to earn more revenue, better understand your community, or tell your story more effectively to the public and elected officials, data has become a valuable resource. Learn how park and recreation agencies are finding ways to harness the data already at your fingertips, as well as new technology that provides access to data you never thought possible.

12:10 p.m. Lunch and District 1 Meeting (Sponsored by Jeffrey Associates)

12:45 p.m.  Session 3
A: Mandatory Dedication
Speaker:  A.J. Swartz, Environmental Planning & Design
This session will walk you through the necessary steps to draft a mandatory dedication/fees-in-lieu ordinance.

B: ADA Compliance
Speaker: Rob Hodapp MA, CRC, LPA, PA Dept. of Labor and Industry
This session is about disability etiquette and how to accommodate people with disabilities visiting your park. Also discussed will be information on the physical accessibility of your facilities and programs for people with disabilities. The session is designed to interactive.

2:00 p.m. Closing Remarks

To register:
1: Sign in or create a new account. 
2: Select registration option
3: Add session selections to your itinerary under "Program"
4: Proceed to checkout to complete transaction

2/6/2018 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Franklin Park Borough 1604 Blaine's Way Sewickley, PA 15143


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