Northern District Meetings


May 24
9:30 AM ET


St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN 46637

Join host St. Joseph County Parks & Recreation in exploring the topic "Science Serving Society/Parks Serving Science". This meeting will include a visit to the University of Notre Dame's Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND-LEEF) within St. Patrick's County Park to see science in action. Learn how St. Joseph County Parks partners with area researchers to advance the understanding of our natural resources. We hope to see you there!


9:30 AM
Continental Breakfast
10:00 AM
Welcome & IPRA Business Meeting
10:30 AM
Brief overview of the partnership between the University of Notre Dame and St. Joseph County Parks. Includes hands-on science demos and research updates at the ND-LEEF facility within the park, as well as a glimpse of an active bald eagle nest.
This portion will be outside and participants should dress for the weather. In case of inclement weather, we will move indoors.
12:00 PM
Sponsored by Sinclair Recreation
1:00 PM
Roundtable on Canada Goose management & other wildlife topics facilitated by Megan Dillon, Urban Wildlife Biologist with Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Deadline to register is May 17.

Sponsored by Sinclair Recreation

Northern District Chairs

Mike Clendennan
New Haven-Adams Township Parks & Recreation

Kathy Pargmann
Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation

Interested in hosting or presenting at a Northern District meeting? Contact your district chairs!

Upcoming Meetings

August 16, 2017
Noblesville Parks & Recreation

October 25, 2017
New Haven-Adams Township Parks & Recreation