Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

About Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is one of five Minnesota park agencies and one of approximately 130 agencies in the United States that is accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA). The MPRB is a diverse system of land and water spanning 6,790 acres of parkland and water featuring 251 park properties including the 55-mile Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway, 200+ miles of biking and walking paths, 22 lakes, 12 formal gardens, seven golf courses and 47 recreation centers. Together these properties annually receive approximately 21 million visits.


Recreation Assistant

June 2023 - August 2023 Minneapolis, MN
“Spending Fridays doing outdoor supervision which entails observing what spaces of the park are being used. While taking some time to be a welcoming presence outside each hour, one can also read, draw, bird watch, and stroll the grounds. ”


June 2022 - September 2022 Minneapolis, MN
“The people that I worked with were great. The managers were very helpful and flexible when shifts were needed to be covered.”
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