P.O. Box 16451, Hattiesburg, MS 39404-6451 or 629 North Main Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39401

MRPA members provide avenues to build healthier communities and reduce crime. If your agency is having a success, please share the information. Send your articles and photos to info@aboutmrpa.org.

Leisure Lifestyles & Aquatics Director
June 20, 2019

The Oxford Park Commission has an immediate opening for a Leisure Lifestyles and Aquatics Director. This position manages all operations of the Leisure Lifestyles program within the OPC and is responsible for the day-to-day operations of programming for retirees and persons age forty and over. You can read the full job description and apply on line using this link.

Upcoming Events
Executive Leadership Summ...
Richland, Mississippi


The Mississippi Recreation and Park Association invites Directors and Assistant Directors to attend the first-ever Executive Leadership Summit. Click on the attachments for registration and sponsorship information along with program details.

Our Mission
The Mississippi Recreation and Park Association provides avenues to build communities, reduce crime, and improve the health of Mississippians. We work closely with state and local recreation professionals to publicize and support statewide and local parks and recreational activities.

We engage students, faculty and elected officials across the state with open communications and improved educational and training opportunities.

MRPA supports our members through leadership development, advocacy and improved training opportunities.

Our members share their knowledge and promote the value of parks and recreation and we embrace networking and social opportunities.