Recreation NB - 2019 Conference - Charting the Course

Registration is now OPEN!

Register before March 22nd and your name will automatically be entered in a draw for a $150.00 Marriott Gift Card!

Please note: This conference is eligible for CPRA PDC learning credits.

Our 2019 Provincial Conference brings together professionals in recreation, aquatics, facility operations, recreation therapy, fitness, community development, wellness, and more!

This year's theme is Charting the Course. Sessions will relate to recreation facilities, programming, and management and encourage innovative ideas and planning for the future. Unique social events will take place on board the "SS Hilton" and will ensure this is a conference to be remembered.

The conference committee has crafted a diverse and topical line-up of educational sessions, activities, and social evenings that will be filled with fun for everyone.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to network and learn with your colleagues, friends, volunteers, and other communities.

“Cabins” are now available for booking @ $129 + 15% HST and 3% Destination Marketing Fee per night. This room pricing is only guaranteed until March 15th!

Host Hotel:
Hilton Saint John
1 Market Square
Saint John, NB
E2L 4Z6
TEL: +1-506-693-8484
Hilton Website:

During "Ports of Call," engaging speakers will facilitate stimulating sessions and share valuable information. During the evenings, on the "High Seas," talented special event specialists will lead fun social events that will be reminisced about for years to come.

Who should attend:
Decision makers and anyone interested in recreation, aquatics, facility operations, fitness, wellness, and community development.

This conference takes place in wonderful Saint (Awesome) John. Participants are welcome to travel with their family and friends, even if they do not wish to attend the conference.

Saint Awesome has lots to see and do for all ages. You can extend your visit beyond the conference to enjoy other events. These include: Saint John’s Annual Beerfest (April 13th), Amazeatorium – Play Based Learning Fun for the Whole Family (April 13th), and Gerry Dee at the Imperial Theatre (April 13th).

So, pack your bags (Hawaiian shirts, shorts, dresses, etc.) and join the Recreation NB "Captain and Crew" for this extra-special conference aboard the "SS Hilton."