Opportunities & News

2018 NEW Approved baseball bat list

Attached is the 2018 NEW approved baseball bat list. Look for the USA Baseball logo on the taper of a bat to know it is approved. Approved youth bats are 27” – 32” with barrel diameters up to 2 5/8”. Approved tee ball bats are 26” and shorter. Approved Bat List: https://usabat.com/ About USABat: https://usabat.com/about/ FAQ: https://usabat.com/faq/ Tee Ball Info: https://usabat.com/approved-tee-balls/

Certified Youth Sports Administrator Course

Become a Certified Youth Sports Administrator

Recreation Programmers Network Workshop

The GRPA Recreation Programmers Network will be hosting a workshop on Wednesday April 18th at George Pierce Park in Suwanee. See various forms for more information.

Aquatic Facility Operator Course

The AFO course will take place April 9-10 in Brookhaven. See the attached document for more information.

GRPA Maintenance Management School I

Click link below for MMS I handout information:

18 GRPA MMS Handouts

55 Maintenance personal from 26 agencies across the state recently completed the GRPA Maintenance Management School I this past week at the UGA campus in Griffin. This 4 day class included topics ranging from workplace safety, infield maintenance, rotary vs reel mower, sports lighting, turf grass weed identification, playground safety and much more. Thank you to our lunch sponsors Athletic Fields, INC, Jerry Pate Company, and MUSCO Lighting. Also thanks to Spalding County Parks, Public Grounds and Leisure Services for hosting the event.

March BOT meeting

Information for the March Board of Trustees meeting