Congratulations to our 2021 NYSRPS Annual Award recipients! The following have been nominated
by their peers and awarded top honors by the Annual Awards Committee.
Thank you to all who submitted applications and we are so appreciative
of the contributions the following individuals and agencies have made in
New York State. See the full listing of all recipients on the Annual Awards page.
New York State Recreation and Park Society
The New York State Recreation and Park Society (NYSRPS) headquartered in the beautiful Spa State Park is the leading professional membership organization dedicated to promoting quality recreation, parks opportunities, and engagement for all citizens of New York State through education and training for local, county, state and federal recreation and park providers.
Since 1940 NYSRPS has been serving leisure service professionals, providing a wide range of programs and services to work more effectively within the communities they serve. Keeping our park and recreation professionals engaged with the best practices to serve their communities is our top priority.
New Yorkers 50 Years of Age and Older Can Be Vaccinated Beginning March 22nd Government Employees, Nonprofit Workers, and Essential Building Service Workers Are Eligible for COVID-19 Vaccine Beginning March 17 Vaccine Distribution Eligibility Expanded; All Providers Except Pharmacies Can Now Vaccinate Any Eligible New Yorker Starting March 17; Pharmacies Can Vaccinate 60-plus and Teachers Per Federal Guidance Starting March 10.
NYSRPS will share resources to help guide opening procedures for 2021 as soon as they become available. *Note CDC states "CDC guidance is meant to supplement—not replace—any state, local, territorial, or tribal health and safety laws, rules, and regulations with which camps must comply. It is important to stay in touch with your local officials and county health department for your specific operating procedures.
Updated Apr. 24, 2021
NY Forward releases the latest Interim Guidance for Sports & Recreation.
March 25th, 2021
HELPING PROFESSIONALS & COMMUNITIES GET CONNECTED!
NEW MEMBERS ORIENTATION LAST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH - MARCH 26th @ 12pm
Calendar of Upcoming Events
It is OK to go outside, in fact you should. Get fresh air and enjoy nature! Stay safe doing so by following these basic guidelines:
This Month's Newsletter is Sponsored By Our Special Business Premier Partners!
NYSRPS welcomes our newest BPPs, Graphic Image & Lothrop Associates LLP Architects.
Thank you your support of New York's finest recreation professionals.
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New York State Recreation & Park Society, 19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Telephone: 518-584-0321 firstname.lastname@example.org www.nysrps.org