Annual Passes are Back: Have you missed your annual pass to THPRD?
Starting September 1, you can once again purchase an annual pass to THPRD. The district sells General Passes which can be used at any facility for admission to the following drop-in programs: lap swim, open swim, family swim, senior swim, open gym, drop-in sports, walking track and weight rooms. The district also offers the Deluxe Fitness Pass which may be used for all fitness classes and drop-in programs. This encompasses everything in the General Pass category PLUS access to fitness classes. Admission to instructor led classes is based on space availability. Age restriction apply for the Stuhr Center and the Babette Horenstein Tennis Center is not included.
Fall Native Plant Sale – Place Your Order by September 12
Go online to order your fall native plants. We’ve got more than 100 species of native plants. This is a big fundraiser for the Tualatin Hills Nature Center made possible through a partnership with Sparrowhawk Native Plants. Pre-ordering is required at www.sparrowhawknativeplants.com. The last day to order is Monday, September 12, or as long as supplies last. These climate resilient plants will enhance your garden, allowing it to best support pollinators and wildlife. At check-out, select to pick-up your order at the Tualatin Hills Nature Park on October 21 or 22.
Welcoming Week “Where we Belong”
THPRD is honored to be a part of the National Welcoming Week movement, which focuses on creating a sense of welcoming and belonging for immigrant and refugee communities. Welcoming Week runs from Sept. 9 – 18, and the district will be hosting events and activities throughout the week. Check out our website at www.thprd.org to find the full list of Welcoming Week activities.
Harman Swim Center Reopening this Month
Harman Swim Center will be reopening to the public on Monday, September 19. There will be a preview Open House at the center on September 14 from 10 am to 2 pm. We are so grateful to be able to reopen the pool and know how much the community has missed this space. Can’t wait to see you back in the pool!
Volunteer Opportunities Available on THPRD Advisory and Budget Committees
Did you know that THPRD relies on community member’s feedback in a number of areas to improve our service delivery? We have openings on three district advisory committees and on our Budget Committee. The district’s committees include: Parks & Facilities, Nature & Trails, and Programs & Events, in addition to the Budget Committee. Applications are being accepted now through October 24 for appointments beginning in January 2023.
Health Care Partners Program:
Did you know THPRD is networked with area insurance providers? You may be eligible to receive FREE monthly admission to facilities by having a Health Care Partners pass paid for by your insurance company. Many people 55+ qualify. To learn more drop in one of our facilities or visit www.thprd.org to find out about the program.
Find your summer event online at the district calendar www.thprd.org/events/.