Facing Off With the Cold
A friendly game of pond hockey is just beginning.
Lobster-mit Biking Season
Biking continues to fill the paths through the toughest months.
Eye on the Puck
St.Paul athletes skate outside during a January hockey game.
Angel on Ice
The perfect snow angel is crafted while giving the legs a rest.

Recent News

Beyond Accessibility: Inclusive Playgrounds, Programs and Designs Workshop

April 10, 2014
Beyond Accessibility: Inclusive Playgrounds, Programs and Designs Workshop Friday, May 16 Eden Prairie Community Center Cost: $25 / person or $60 / three from the same agency Registration form posted (…) Read more

MRPA Leadership Summit

April 10, 2014
MRPA will host a Leadership Summit to bring together parks and recreation directors and supervisory leaders to gain current research data in Minnesota, while learning to further adapt to changing (…) Read more

Awards of Excellence Nominations

March 26, 2014
Each year MRPA recognizes agencies or organizations in Minnesota for outstanding achievements in the following “Award of Excellence” categories: administrative or management strategies communications park and facility programming and events (…) Read more

Summer Leadership Workshop

March 25, 2014
MRPA holds an annual Summer Leadership Workshop for summer staff. This year’s workshop will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Zanewood Recreation Center in Brooklyn Park. Keynote speakers include Marnie Norris (…) Read more

Minnesota Twins Parks and Recreation Days

March 10, 2014
MRPA and the Minnesota Twins will once again partner to offer three Parks and Recreation Days this summer. For game dates and additional information, click on the following link: Minnesota (…) Read more