The Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization that consists of approximately 2,000 parks and recreation professionals, students and citizen advocates who share a common passion for advocacy, education, networking and offering quality services to their communities.
Download the Institute and Expo App:
Sponsored by Ephesus Lighting, the Institute and Expo App is a great way to prepare for the big week in Irving.
Register for the Conference:
Join us for the 2017 Institute and Expo in Irving, Texas as we "Stampede toward Success."
January 25: Parks Day at the Capitol- Sign Up Now!
In January 2017, join us for for Parks Day at the Texas Capitol. We will spend the day meeting with state leaders and decision makers.
Register for Parks Day
Parks Day Agenda
Purchase the Public Input Process for Parks and Playground Maintenance Books
This text presents the methodology of four models of designing, collecting and interpreting input from residents and users of the community parks and recreation system.
This text allows for front-line supervisors and crews to learn the best practices for the safety and operations of playgrounds
THANK YOU TO OUR 2016-2017 CHAMPIONS!!
Texas Star Level
Texas Bluebonnet Level
Texas Two Step Level