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Sign up today to attend OPA's 61st Annual Education Forum. Meet the presenters and read about the education sessions, and check out vendor table top display and sponsorship opportunities by clicking here.

Hope to see you at the Holiday Inn Burlington Hotel & Conference Centre on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 for a day filled with education. 

Save the Date!! The 2017 Dave Gower Memorial Event will be held on Friday, June 2nd at the Legends on the Niagara. The profit from this event goes to support the OPA Foundation's Scholarship & Bursary Award Program. You spend the day on a beautiful golf course and a future parks professional will reap the benefits!!

Please mark the date on your calendar and watch the OPA website and your emails for details on this annual fundraising event. 

Communities in Bloom  (in partnership with the Ball Horticultural Company) have produced a flyer that outlines some flower options that can be used in creating Canada's 150th logo in a floral display. Click here to download the flyer so you can begin planning your 2017 garden displays.

A challenge has been issued to all OPA Associate Members  ~  Rolf Huber of Everplay Installations has made a donation in the amount of $2,500 to the OPA Foundation Scholarship & Bursary Award Program and is challenging all OPA Associate Members to meet or exceed this donation! Help the OPAF Awards Program continue to provide financial assistance to our future parks professionals by making a donation today. Contact the OPA Foundation today to accept Rolf's challenge and make a donation to this very worthwhile program (opaf@ontarioparksassociation.ca)!!

Let's Talk Parks, Canada! Share your views on Canada's national parks, national historic sites, and national marine conservation areas and on the Parks Canada Agency by participating in the Minister's Round Table. Have your say between January 9 and 29. Make your voice heard by sharing your views and ideas via e-workbooks and interactive comment page. Speak up today! (Click the link to go to the Let's Talk Parks, Canada! webpage.)

Current Job Postings

PLEASE NOTE: When applying for jobs listed on the OPA website you must follow the application instructions provided on the posting for which you are applying. OPA does not accept applications on behalf of the organizations who have posted jobs on the OPA website.

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Ontario Parks Association

7856 5th Line South · Milton · Ontario · L9T 2X8 *

Phone: 905-864-6182 · Toll Free: 1-866-560-7783

Email: shelley@ontarioparksassociation.ca or training@ontarioparksassociation.ca

(*Note: If you are mapping our location, enter Halton Hills, not Milton, as the city)


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