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VRPS E-Update: Vol 18 No. 39 September 29, 2021

VRPS Annual Conference – Have You Registered?
Attention, Conference Delegates:
Will Your Name Badge Be Correct?
If you have not recently, log into the VRPS website and confirm that your profile information is correct – name, title and employer AND designations if any (CPRP for example). These will appear on your conference name badge. Badges will be printed mid-October and cannot be re-printed at conference so make sure they are correct. If you do not remember your password to log in, you can email
Do You Need CEU’s?
Save time waiting in line to purchase CEUs at conference and purchase them ahead of time!
Health & Wellness Resource Group – October Meeting
The Health & Wellness Resource Group is suitable for facility managers, fitness programmers, and all recreation professionals who would like to learn more about providing health and wellness programming and services. Recent meeting topics include employee wellness programs, activity trends, mask policies, and instructor pay structures. The next meeting will be held on Friday, October 8th at 10 a.m. via Microsoft Teams.
Email Julie Frederickson at for more information, a meeting invite, or to submit a topic of discussion for the upcoming meeting.
James K Cole Scholarship Application Closes Soon!
Attention! all junior, senior and graduate students majoring in the Leisure Service field who can demonstrate a need for financial assistance – apply today!
Award: $2,000 towards the cost of undergraduate or graduate education.
The scholarship application period is August 1 – October 15, 2021
ESA Presents CPRP Bootcamp!
2022 Leadership Orientation
  • Who: all VRPS Leaders! Incoming boards of Service Areas, Resource Groups, and committees, movers and shakers!
  • When: Thursday, December 2, 2021; 10 am – 2 pm
  • Where: Keystone Truck & Tractor Museum – 880 W Roslyn Rd, Colonial Heights, VA 23834
  • Lunch Provided
  • Brief tour of the Museum right after lunch, prior to Closing Remarks
  • .2 CEU available for $10
Sponsored by:
Job Opportunities
  • Organizations: post a job – $50 fee (free to VRPS organization members)
  • Individuals: search for openings