Welcome to MRPA!

Quality park systems and recreation programs are vital components of a healthy community. Maine Recreation & Park Association membership is made up of municipal and state employees in park and recreation service.

Welcome to Maine Recreation & Park Association

Improving the quality of life for all in Maine

The Maine Recreation & Park Association is a 501c3 non profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for all in Maine.

MRPA members work year-round to increase recreational opportunities and promote a healthy lifestyle for Maine citizens of all ages. We do this by supporting the professionals who deliver Maine's public park and recreation programs, and by serving as a statewide voice for access to public recreation and open space.

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Community Events

Bill Bonnyman Memorial Golf Tournament

September 11th, 2015 Registration is Open!

The 12th annual MRPA Bill Bonnyman Memorial golf tournament will be held on Friday, September 11, 2015 at Point Sebago Golf Club in Casco, Maine. 8:00 am Shotgun start. Tournament is a 4-person scramble. Bill...
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COACHING INSTITUTE

July 29-30,2015

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Certified Playground Safety Inspector Course

Hosted by MRPA and South Portland Parks and Recreation November 18-20, 2015 At the South Portland Community Center

Who should attend: individuals wishing to become a Certified Playground Safety Inspector, playground owner/operators, health inspectors, daycare staff, school and park maintenance personnel, risk reduction...
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Maine Lobster Ride & Roll

07/19/2015 Rockland

6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Oceanside High School, 400 Broadway, Rockland, ME 04841 The Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s Lobster Ride & Roll follows winding, country lanes and the breathtaking rockbound...
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New York City/Red Sox Trip

August 29th - 30th

Let’s take a bite out of the Big Apple, Red Sox style. Join us as we travel to NYC to do some sight seeing, go out to dinner near Time Sqaure, spend the night in NJ and then see the Red Sox take...
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Kompan

Playful Living

KOMPAN offers a wide range of playground equipment for every environment from rural to urban. Our innovative designs and product choices easily blend elements of product and landscape into any location. Get...
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PROJECT MAINE SHIPHUNT

More information: info@oceanclassroom.org / (207)699-3368
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Sanford, ME Marathon, New England Series

08/24/2015

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GET YOUR KIDS INTO TENNIS!

Smaller Courts, Slower Bouncing Balls. Learn to play tennis almost instantly!

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