Upcoming Play and Playground Events

November 1, 2024 Every Fall, Pease Park Conservancy welcomes hundreds of supporters, civic leaders, influencers, neighbors, and friends for an evening celebrating the...
Parks and Recreation

November 7, 2024 Learn the latest athletic, fitness and recreation trends from more than 130 educational sessions and explore hundreds of exhibitors that bring you...
Athletics

November 11, 2024 Deliver compelling guest experiences and build on your success at IAAPA Attractions Expo 2018. You'll discover fun, future trends, and the forward...
Amusement Park

November 21, 2024 Rural communities are wonderful places to live and work, which is why over 60 million people – nearly one in five Americans – call them home. These...
Health and Safety

November 26, 2024 Contact: Washington Recreation and Park Association - [email protected] or 888-459-0009 https://wrpa.memberclicks.net/certified-playground-...
Playground Construction

November 29, 2024 Forging New Frontiers, the annual conference of the Injury Free Coalition for Kids, is the premier injury prevention meeting to foster collaborative...
Health and Safety

December 10, 2024 Human Rights Day is held on 10 December every year, the date the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human...
Health and Safety

January 1, 2025 National Mentoring Month is a campaign held each January to promote youth mentoring in the United States. It was...
School and Education

January 29, 2025 International Puzzle Day is celebrated on January 29. It was created in 1995 by game companies in the United States. On International Puzzle Day,...
Games and Gaming

February 1, 2025 Every February, the school-based health care community celebrates National School-Based Health Care Awareness Month—an opportunity to recognize...
School and Education

February 5, 2025 RAISING AWARENESS ABOUT THE NECESSITY OF UNSTRUCTURED PLAY February 4, 2015, was the first annual Global School Play Day for students in schools...
School and Education

February 9, 2025 8th Annual Mid-Winter Play Day February 11, 2018 1pm-4pm, Volunteers 12pm-5pm Takoma Park Community Center This event is co-sponsored by the...
Games and Gaming

February 21, 2025 The Playwork Campference is a camping conference dedicated to the theory, ethics, and practices of Playwork, offering a unique opportunity to spend...
Adventure Playgrounds

March 1, 2025 National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign is...
Health and Safety

March 10, 2025 This course is the most comprehensive training program on playground hazard identification and risk management methods offered. Advanced reading and 12...
Maintenance & Inspection

March 10, 2025 Event Overview The STC will hold its 2019 Spring Membership Meeting and Awards Ceremony on March 11 - 13, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Seattle. The...
Artificial Turf

March 11, 2025 Get the scoop here! [[{"fid":"9931","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default"},"link_text":"CPRS PROMO VIDEO 2017","type":"media","...
Parks and Recreation

March 21, 2025 11th Annual Growing IN Place Symposium Greening Urban Childhood by Design   Theme:  Greening Urban Childhood by Design...
Nature Play

March 25, 2025 For more details, go to www.prps.org  Let the Spirit of Recreation…  invite you to attend the largest statewide tradeshow...
Accessibility

April 1, 2025 Celebrate the Month of the Military Child at MilitaryKidsConnect.org MilitaryKidsConnect.org invites all military parents to spend quality time with...
Parenting

April 1, 2025 Nearly a quarter century ago, the Autism Society launched a nationwide effort to promote autism awareness, inclusion and self-determination for all, and...
Health and Safety

April 15, 2025 Join SHAPEAmerica in Tampa for an exceptional professional development experience that will help you to: Become a more effective health/physical...
School and Education

April 28, 2025 Screen-Free Week (formerly TV-Turnoff) is an annual celebration where children, families, schools, and communities turn off screens and turn on life....
Games and Gaming

April 28, 2025 Spring is here and the playgrounds are open again! All of us have fond memories of playing at recess or going to the park with our families. Playgrounds...
Playground Safety

April 28, 2025 For Parks & Rec Directors: Over 48 hours, you’re going to meet with parks and recreation directors from all around the country. You’re going...
Parks and Recreation

May 1, 2025 What is International School Grounds Month? In May 2013 the International School Grounds Alliance is calling on schools around the globe to take their...
School and Education

May 1, 2025 California schools will be participating in the first Living Schoolyard Month by bringing more of their academic classes outside for hands-on lessons during...
School and Education

May 1, 2025 May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists and celebrated in communities from coast to coast. Established in 1956, National...
Bike Racks

May 1, 2025 As the weather warms up, pools are preparing to open and crowds are gearing up to head to the beach. National Water Safety Month is the perfect time to...
Water Safety

May 15, 2025 Join C&NN for the largest gathering of children and nature advocates in the world. From inspiring keynotes to hands-on workshops, the biennial...
Nature Play

May 15, 2025 WHAT IS OUTDOOR CLASSROOM DAY? Outdoor Classroom Day is a global campaign to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. On the day, thousands of...
School and Education

May 18, 2025 Kids, you work hard every day.  It’s time to show your parents just how hard you work.  After all, your primary job is to play, and the third...
Parks and Recreation

June 1, 2025 Join NSC and thousands of organizations across the country as we work to raise awareness of what it takes to Keep Each Other Safe. Observed annually in...
Health and Safety

June 19, 2025 The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson™, created by the World Waterpark Association in 2010, is a global public relations event supported by...
Pools

June 22, 2025 Come to Boise, ID, for the Shape America West Regional Conference. Register here
School and Education

July 1, 2025 Since 1985, America has celebrated July as the nation’s official Park and Recreation Month. This July, we want everyone talking about what they love about...
Parks and Recreation

July 1, 2025 Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun are the main cause of skin cancer. UV damage can...
Health and Safety

July 21, 2025 The week of July 16-22, 2018, thousands of youth sports coaches, athletic directors, recreation directors, association members, sponsors, young athletes,...
Athletics

July 28, 2025 The Institute was established to help support, enhance, and develop the instructional skill sets of grassroots K-12 physical education teachers and...
Athletics

September 1, 2025 One in 3 children in the United States is overweight or obese. Childhood obesity puts kids at risk for health problems that were once seen only in...
Health and Safety

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