“Parks Make Life Better” is the newest slogan from the California Parks and Recreation Society, an organization dedicated to promoting the benefit of parks, and the professions associated with park and recreation departments. Patty Ham, Supervisor for the Borchard Park Community Center in Conejo Valley, CA, spoke about how parks build community, provide leisure and recreation opportunities, and even help with community conflict resolution.

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Borchard Park Community Center

California Parks and Recreation Society

National Recreation and Parks Association