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Spring Event 2017: Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Recreation, Rural Recreation Association

Carleton Place, Ontario
March 23, 2017

9:00 a.m. Registration & Refreshments
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Program (light lunch to follow)
Beckwith Recreation Complex, Beckwith Park, 1319, 9th Line Beckwith (off Hwy #15 at Blacks Corners)

This exciting and informative educational day is open to new and existing RRA members: Recreation Professionals, Municipal Staff and Members of Council, Health Professionals, Educators, Students, Volunteers and anyone interested in learning more about entrepreneurship and innovation in the recreation field. A great opportunity to network, discover new ideas and possibilities that you can incorporate into your daily life.

  • Actual time to experience outdoor recreation – Geocaching; off season training; yoga
  • Dress appropriately for these outdoor activities for temperature, rain or shine

This day is for you!! With a mix of presenters that will appeal to you. Confirmed presenters are

  • Dr. Paula Stewart, Medical Officer of Health, LGLDHU
  • Chris Burgess - outdoor / off season training
  • Inner Revolution Yoga
  • Tammy Hurlbert - Geocaching
  • Catherine Orfald - interactive trails
  • Vicki Stevenson - Library MAPSacks
  • Kim Goodman - Recreation Lending Library
  • Kylie - Kangoo Boot demo

Registration is a must: deadline Thursday, March 16, 2017. Register online at
Cost: (includes morning snack and lunch)

  • RRA Members: $30
  • New Members: $40 (includes 2017 membership)

Questions? Email