DCNR hopes to connect you to the outside world through guided recreation outings, educational programs, workshops, volunteer opportunities, and more. This calendar will provide you with quick and easy access to the latest events and activities offered in state parks, forests and communities. Be sure to check back often for the most recent events.
WEBINAR: Financing Community Parks & Recreation: Master Your Budgets - Part 2
12:00 PM EST
This is a Webinar for Community Recreation and Parks Board Members and Professional Staff on Financing Community Parks and Recreaiton.
This is Part 2 of the webinars on Financing Community Parks and Recreation. The webinar will be based upon the PA DCNR "Financing Municipal Recreation and Parks Handbook,' which will be provided to registrants in PDF format. Registrants are also encouraged to submit specific finance issues or questions they would like to see addressed during the session.
This webinar will start with an overview and then focus on various revenue and expenditure options for specific aspects of their operation , including fees, charges and cost-saving strategies for each:
1. Inventorying your community; Parks & Recreation SWOTs (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats)
2. Using the Internet to grow your community Parks and Recreation efforts - website, Facebook, e-newsletters
3. Cooperative approaches? How do we get started?
4. Grant and Technical Assistance Opportunities (local and State)
5. Contacts for further information (BRC, PRPS, etc.)