The Nevada Recreation and Park Society (NRPS) is a membership based 501(c)(3) nonprofit professional organization and gained affiliation with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) in 1964. NRPS has been actively supporting the development of the recreation, parks, and leisure professions from that year forward. The Society filed articles of incorporation with the State of Nevada in March 1974. NRPS is divided into north and south districts, which operate independently. The NRPS President is elected by the Society’s membership. The office and the Society’s annual conference alternate from the north during even-numbered years, to the south during odd-numbered years. The Society annually awards at least two academic scholarships, program and facility excellence awards, and recognizes in-state distinguished professionals with various awards.
You are invited to join us for this FREE informative webinar (on Tuesday, August 7th at 11:00am PST) to learn about the ONE-DAY Special Academy for Youth Sports Administrators that will be held on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13th in Henderson, NV.
NRPS and NAYS believe that every community should have at least one certified and trained professional who understands the core/foundations of positive youth sports so that regardless of locale youth sports are guided by a similar, positive philosopy.
This 15-minute webinar will provide specific information about earning your CYSA and will also outline the importance of positioning the youth sports professional as a leader, the qualifications as well as the roles and responsibilities of those individuals who oversee youth sports in a community. A special NRPS reduced registration rate will also be offered plus more! Please register for FREE WEBINAR (on THURSDAY, JULY 12th at 9:00am PDT) to Learn More About Earning the CYSA on September 13th in Henderson, NV.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Becoming a nrps member!
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State & Local Agencies
Nevada Recreation & Park Society wants to provide you with all the necessary resources to contact to your State & Local agencies.
Want to be involved?
NRPS is constantly seeking support from our members. There are a myriad of opportunities to help grow the Parks and Recreation profession and your resume. If you can’t afford to give much time, there are assignments that can match your availability. Many meetings are conducted where members can call in and be actively engaged.
There are volunteer opportunities on weekends; there are volunteer opportunities that can last an entire year; and there are special assignments that are short range and specific. From serving on the board, on a committee or helping at some of our special events there is a place for you!