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.
Thanks to officials from:
||Greater Houston Region Partners
||North Richland Hills
||The Colony Comm. Dev. Corp
||The Woodlands Township
|West University Place
for signing the 84th Session Legislature Resolution.
Who will be next?...It's never too late to pass resolutions... Click here to download the prepared 84th Session Legislature Resolution for your community to support legislation that increases funding for Texas parks and recreation. Upon certification, e-mail your community’s resolution to the TRAPS office.
2015 TRAPS Institute & Expo!
Registration is open for the 2015 TRAPS Institute & Expo March 2-6! Click here for more information.*Register before February 6, 2015 to avoid late fees*
Program Descriptions and Learning Outcomes
Educational Program Description & Learner Outcomes
Updated Hotel Information
- MCM Elegante Suites- Full*
- 4250 Ridgemont Dr.
- (325) 698-1234
- $107 single/double and $117 triple/quad Includes cook to order breakfast and transportation shuttle from hotel to civic center.
- Comfort Suites University- Full
- 1902 E. Overland Trail
- (325) 672-0338
- $75 single and $85 double Includes hot breakfast and no shuttle from hotel to civic center.
- *There is no designated room block, rooms are first come first serve.
- 1641 Musgrave Blvd
- (325) 677-8700
- $99 Studio Suite and $109 One bed suite
- Room Block: G1661
2015 TRAPS Institute and EXPO- Vendor Information
Vendors- please visit our Vendor Page for more information.
The CPSI Course is now closed. There will be another CPSI course offered May 19-21 in Arlington, TX... registration information to come.
Showcase your talents on a task force/committee
Want to get more involved in TRAPS? The TRAPS leadership is developing committees and task forces based on the interests and talents of the TRAPS members who have a desire to volunteer. If you have a skill you want to use or an interest you want to explore, please submit a volunteer interest form. The hard work and skill of dedicated TRAPS volunteers keeps the society moving forward. Your help will keep TRAPS strong, effective and proactive while you build upon your skill set. E-mail your Volunteer Interest Form to firstname.lastname@example.org or send to P.O Box 5188, Jonestown, TX 78645.
2014 Board Photo by Linda Tyler