615 - Aquatics Roundtable
Dave Littwin, Facilities & Aquatics Manager, Lombard Park District; Liz Blake, Aquatic Manager, Hoffman Estates Park District; Kayla Lindgren, Aquatic & Rink Manager, Park District of Oak Park; Jenn Foreman, Aquatics Facilities Supervisor, Buffalo Grove Park District
We’ve made it this far; let’s keep it going! Summer 2022 opening day is a few months away. You are making your plans and meeting with your fellow park and recreation professionals to see what they have planned as well. Join this interactive roundtable discussion covering topics ranging from opening operations to the day the facility closes for the season. The Aquatics Committee, part of IPRA's Facility Management Section, consists of a passionate group of park district professionals that specialize or work in aquatic facilities. Topics include: 1) Recruitment: Tips, tricks and what works; 2) Training: Making it fun and engaging for all; and 3) Guard Games 2022: It’s back!
- Meet and network with other aquatics professionals to gain new ideas on training, programs, and operations.
- Learn more about Guard Games and begin planning the activities and host facilities for the 2022 games.