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Upcoming Events
LRPA Board Meeting
The Belle of Baton Rouge, 103 France St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802


The next meeting of the LRPA Board of Directors is coming up soon. We will meet in Baton Rouge at the Belle, site of our 2017 conference. We will have a planning retreat on the evening of Tuesday, January 17. The board meeting will begin at 9 a.m. on Wednesday. Any LRPA member is welcome to attend.
Irving, TX


The Texas Recreation and Park Society's Annual Institute and Expo is coming up soon. Call 512-267-5550 if you would like to register to attend all or part of the event.
Annual Conference
The Belle of Baton Rouge, 103 France St, Baton Rouge, LA 70802


Join us in Baton Rouge for educational, vendor and networking opportunities.Our meeting will be held at the Belle of Baton Rouge. Book your room by calling the Belle of Baton Rouge Call Center at 1-800-266-2692 and give the group code LRC06A. You can also make reservations online at https://www.belleofbatonrouge.com/. Our room rate is $89 plus 14% taxes. This rate is good through February 4, 2017.
Our Mission

Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Louisiana by uniting those engaged in the park and recreation profession. To accomplish our mission we will foster and maintain high professional qualification standards, training and ethics. We will stimulate a wider interest in the preservation and the development of the state’s recreational resources. We will serve as an information exchange for programs, activities and problem solutions. We will cooperate with other public/private related agencies. We will protect the park and recreation professional’s interests. We will analyze and initiate legislation pertaining to the profession.

Our vision is to position the Louisiana Recreation and Park Association and its members to be prepared for emerging trends and opportunities.