PRPS Members $30
Full-Time Students $10
Parking fee: $5 per car
Registration fees include morning refreshments, educational sessions, lunch, CEUs and networking.
8:30 - 9:00 AM Refreshments/Registration
9:00 AM Opening Remarks
9:30 AM Outdoor Fitness Courses
Obesity rates in the U.S. have reached epic numbers and correlate to significant health and economic impacts. Outdoor obstacle courses in public green spaces can provide appealing, effective, and free training equipment to the community to help increase physical activity. Review the theories of obstacle course training and guidelines for their design and installation.
10:50 AM Inclusive Playgrounds
Designing spaces to bring children and communities together. Play is more than fun and games – it is essential component in helping children develop critical physical, mental, emotional, and social skills that lay the foundation for adulthood. Inclusive play breaks down barriers and builds community through fostering understanding of our similarities and difference. This session discusses how play impacts child development and describes the options and considerations for designing an inclusive playground that benefits all children and the community.
12:10 PM District 1 Meeting
12:45 - 2:00 PM Playground Surfacing
Details of current choices in playground surfacing, cost, benefits and review the pros and cons of each option. Please bring your questions, there will be time allotted for questions in each session.
2:00 - 2:30 PM Closing Remarks
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