Park Development & Operations Symposium:  
A "Hands-On" Experience

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
7:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Drake Park
951 Maine Ave., Long Beach, CA 90813

Sponsored by



Registration Fees:

By January 20, 2017
CPRS Member - $40
Nonmember - $50
Student - $30

After January 20, 2017 or onsite
CPRS Members - $50
Nonmember - $63
Student - $30

Click here to register online
Click here to download registration form

*Field location and driving directions will be sent with registration confirmation packet. Transportation will not be provided.



Who Should Attend?

Professionals responsible for the planning, construction, project management and maintenance of parks, trails, open space, sports fields and facilities.




Join us to experience a hands-on training that will demonstrate the best management practices for park development and maintenance. You'll also network with industry professionals and experts in the field and try out the latest equipment and hand tools.




7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. 
Check-in and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. 
Welcome and Sponsor Appreciation

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
Station Workshop Rotations

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. 
Lunch and Guest Speaker

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 
Equipment Demonstration and Raffle Prizes



Your take-aways:

  • Try out the latest equipment and hand tools
  • Identify and take home a list of related maintenance resources applicable to operations, maintenance & sports league employees
  • Discuss the benefits of organic infill in synthetic sports fields
  • Explore techniques and materials used to renovate and maintain ballfields 
  • Discuss irrigation and recycled water conservation
  • Network with Industry Professionals and Experts in the field


For Further Information:

Contact Symposium Coordinator Raquel Zepeda,