PRPS is the principal statewide association providing professional development, leadership, advocacy and resources for those working and volunteering in the parks and recreation field.
The Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society unites recreation and park professionals and interested citizens to enhance their leadership in meeting recreational needs of all Pennsylvanians.
A variety of training, workshops, and conferences are offered each year on trails and greenways topics.
The first Pennsylvania Greenway and Trail Summit in Mechanicsburg, PA was presented by Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Association in 2005. The annual statewide conference continues to be held in a variety of locations in Pennsylvania.
Workshops sponsored by PRPS have included:
PRPS also provides many other resources in the outdoor recreation field on topics that include: