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2017 Opening Day

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You are cordially invited!
GRPA Heart & Sole 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 8:30am

Clayton County International Park - Jonesboro, GA

The Georgia Recreation and Park Association was formed in 1945 as a private, non-profit institution to support and promote the recreation and park industries within the state of Georgia. It is the only state organization that serves as an advocate for quality recreation and park areas, facilities, programs and services at the local level.  This event will raise money for the GRPA Leadership courses and programs.  These programs benefit current and future recreation professionals who want to be involved within committees and organizations within GRPA.

Participants can register online by clicking here: GRPA Heart & Sole 5K or by paper application found on at  For paper registrations, checks can be made payable to: Georgia Recreation and Park Association (GRPA) with memo “Leadership” and mailed to Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department - 2495 Old Pendergrass Road, Jefferson, GA 30549.

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