News & Updates

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May 2018 - Long-time State College Area Municipal Band Director, Dr. Ned C. Deihl retiring after 22 years.  His final concert will be on May 13, 2018--the band's Mother's Day concert.

May 2018 - Centre Region Parks and Recreation is participating in Centre Gives, May 8 and 9, and will be fundraising to support the operations at Millbrook Marsh Nature Center.

April 2018 - The Centre Region Active Adult Center has received a $65,000 grant from the PA Department of Aging Senior Center Community Grant program.  

PA Department of Aging



April 2018 - Centre Region Parks and Recreation named Green Business Partner by the Centre Region Recycling and Refuse Authority at April 17 Awards Luncheon.

April 2018 - Millbrook Marsh Nature Center will be launching a Habitat Restoration Project start April 10.  Please click here for a flyer that explains a bit more about the project.

April 2018 - CRPR releases its Annual Report for 2016 and 2017; the report can be accessed here

March 2018 - Tudek Dog Park's Large Dog Pen to Close on April 23!

March 2018 - Annual CRPR Equipment Quotes now open!

March 2018 - Now Open:  Request For Bid, Millbrook Marsh Nature Center Barn Sprinkler Replacement

March 2018 - Press Release regarding Atherton Street Project 2018-2019

March 2018 - A great article for those interested in nature/outdoor play:  "No Fear:  Growing Up In A Risk Averse Society."

March 2018 - Read more about "The Economic Impact of Local Parks" from the National Recreation and Park Association

March 2018 - Annual CRPR T-Shirt Bids are open now!

March 2018 - NEW LOCATION for 58th Annual Easter Egg Hunt!

February 2018 - 2018 Specialty Concessions RFP Open Now

February 2018 - CRPR Director featured in "Spotlight" in the February State College Magazine

February 2018 - Go Live Date Set for New CRPR WebsiteEconomic Impact

January 2018 - CRPR receives $1,022 Centre Foundation grant for Scholarship Fund

January 2018 - Whitehall Road Regional Park Will Be A Gift To Area Youth

December 2017 – CRPR announces Agency Logo makeover

October 2017 – Halloween Costume Parade Moving Indoors

October 2017 – Active Adult Center provides update on Phase II Campaign Funding 

October 2017 – “2nd Annual Old Bag Auction” fundraiser date set

August 2017 – CRPR chooses Virtual Towns & Schools for website makeover

July 2017 – Millbrook Marsh Nature Center selected to participate in NRPA’s Fund Your Park Campaign 

May 2017 – CRPR searching for Website Redesign Firm

July 2012 - PA Boroughs article on Centre Region Parks and Recreation’s municipal cooperation.