News & Events

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  • 2014 Rep of the Year

    Posted: Jan 29

    NuToys Leisure Products, Inc. of LaGrange, Ill., was named 2014 Landscape Structures Rep Organization of the Year. The award was presented to the NuToys Leisure Products team this month during Landscape Structures’ annual sales meeting in Minneapolis, Minn.

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  • OPRA Conference Preview 2015

    Posted: Jan 27

    Together with our Ohio playground consultant, we're proud to support the appearance of Keynote Shannon Miller, seven-time Olympic medalist and advocate for healthy living, at the Ohio Parks & Recreation Association (OPRA) Conference and Trade Show in Sandusky.

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  • KRPA Conference Preview 2015

    Posted: Jan 21

    The 2015 Kansas Recreation & Park Association (KRPA) Conference and Trade Show in Topeka, Kan., will feature Sam Glenn, motivational speaker and author, as the keynote speaker. His presentation will give KRPA attendees “A Kick in the Attitude,” a reboot or a recharge that feeds new life to a hurting, negative and bruised soul.

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  • 24th Annual Southern Leisure Management & Trends Institute

    Posted: Jan 19

    We're proud to support the appearance of Lyle Sumek, founder of Lyle Sumek Associates, Inc., at the 24th Annual Southern Leisure Management & Trends Institute Jan. 25-27, in Newberry, S.C. This learning experience was made possible through the 2014-2015 State Association Speaker Scholarship program from Landscape Structures.

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  • Recreation & Parks News

    Posted: Jan 8

    The 2015 Indiana Park & Recreation Association (IPRA) Conference Jan. 12-16, will feature Josh Bleill, Marine Corporal, author and community spokesman for the Indianapolis Colts, as the keynote speaker.

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  • Recreation & Parks Conference

    Posted: Dec 30

    The Northern New England Recreation & Park Conference Jan. 6-8, 2015, will feature Dr. Nina S. Roberts, professor at San Francisco State University in the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Tourism, as the keynote speaker.

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  • Industry News

    Posted: Jan 1

    Teaming Up for Urban Playgrounds In March, the Trust for Public Land (TPL) received a $600,000 grant from MetLife Foundation, which will support the creation of six new parks and playgrounds across the country. The grant expands the MetLife Foundation Parks & Playgrounds Fund to $2.6 million.

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  • Industry News

    Posted: Sep 1

    Texas adopts ASTM standards, eliminates CPSC  In an effort to make playgrounds safer for children, Deborah Muse, founder of a former local Landscape Structures playground consultant in Texas teamed up with a local competitor, Ken Hurst, to help Texas become the first state in the U.S. to adopt ASTM standards as the sole playground standard. Beginning Sept. 1, 2009, playground equipment purchased with public funds must comply with the provisions of ASTM standard F1487-07ael.

    Recreation Consultants of Texas

Upcoming Events

  • Apr
    1-30

    Occupational Therapy Month

    Worldwide
    We celebrate Occupational Therapists! OTs are vital to assisting and supporting people of all ages and abilities to succeed in everyday activities and improve their quality of life.
  • Apr
    1-30

    World Landscape Architecture Month

    Worldwide
    WLAM celebrates the profession and introduces it to the next generation of landscape architects across the globe.
  • Apr
    1-30

    World Autism Awareness Month

    Worldwide
    The World Autism Awareness Day (WAAD) is April 2, and the month of April is dedicated to Autism awareness as well. Join us in wearing blue on 4/2/24!
  • Apr 22

    Earth Day

    Worldwide
    In honor of Earth Day, we've pledged to continue planting trees with American Forests for every playground we sell!
  • Apr
    22-26

    National Playground Safety Week

    Nationwide
    It’s National Playground Safety Week, and there’s no better time to read up on some of the most important aspects of playground safety: audits and maintenance!
  • Apr 28

    Landscape Structures' 53rd Birthday!

    Delano, Minn.
    More than fifty years ago, Steve and Barb King incorporated Landscape Structures Inc. and we continue to come back to play!
  • Apr 29
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    May 1

    Parks & Recreation Summit

    Tucson, AZ
    Join us at the 2024 Parks & Recreation Summit
  • May 26
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    Jun 1

    Canada’s National AccessAbility Week (NAAW)

    Canada
    National AccessAbility Week (NAAW) takes place every year starting on the last Sunday in May. It is a time when accessibility and inclusion is promoted across communities and workplaces and a time to celebrate the contributions of Canadians with disabilities.
  • May 27

    Outdoor Classroom Day

    Worldwide
    A GLOBAL campaign to celebrate outdoor play and learning, and inspire schools to get outdoors to play and learn EVERY day.
  • May
    28-31

    Nature Everywhere Conference

    Madison, WI
    Bringing together leaders committed to the health and wellbeing of children and communities.
  • Jun 8

    National Get Outdoors Day

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  • Jun
    21-25

    Greater & Greener Conference

    Seattle, WA
    Annual conference from the City Parks Alliance
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    8-14

    Kiwanis Celebrate Community Week

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    A weeklong initiative promoting collaboration, Celebrate Community is the evolution of Kiwanis One Day.
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    3-6

    Kiwanis International Convention 2024

    Denver, CO
  • Jul
    15-17

    The United Conference - National Conference on School Leadership

    Nashville, TN
    Join us at the Annual NAESP Conference, now called the United Conference.
  • Oct
    1-31

    Employee Ownership Month

    USA
    A monthlong celebration of the benefits of employee ownership.
  • Oct
    4-6

    Miracle League All-Star Game

    Covington, GA
    Every child deserves a chance to play baseball.
  • Oct
    6-9

    American Society of Landscape Architects

    Washington, DC
    We look forward to connecting with you at the ASLA Annual Meeting.
  • Oct
    8-10

    National Recreation & Park Association

    Atlanta, GA
    Visit us at the National Recreation and Parks Association annual conference!
  • Oct
    8-11

    World Waterpark Association Show

    Las Vegas, NV
    The World Waterpark Association's Annual Symposium and Tradeshow