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The Pennsylvania Activity Professional Association was organized by activity staff members throughout the state to promote and support Activity Professionals.

PAPA was founded in 1984 to advance the profession of Activity Directors within the long term health care setting. PAPA is a non-profit, professional organization with a focus on promoting the needs of Activity Professionals.

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Creative Arts Contest

PAPA's 9th Annual Creative Arts Festival, a popular event with a wide range of categories. Read more...

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29th Annual Conference

Our 29th Annual Conference will be held October 2–5, 2016, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, State College, PA.

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October 2–5, 2016

29th Annual Conference

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