Save the Date for Summer Registration!
In-district registration begins on Saturday, April 15 and out-of-district registration begins on Monday, April 17. Plan your summer activities early and reserve your spot!
Spring Native Plant Sale is Underway!
The Friends of the Tualatin Hills Nature Park and the Tualatin Hills Nature Center are hosting the Spring Native Plant Sale in partnership with Sparrowhawk Native Plants. Thousands of habitat friendly native plants are available as well as information about the benefits of native plants.
People can sign up and order plants beginning on Sunday, February 26 at www.sparrowhawknativeplants.com. Be sure to complete your order soon, as the last day to order is Sunday, March 26, while supplies last.
At check-out, select to pick up your order at the Tualatin Hills Nature Center on April 21 or 22, located at 15655 SW Millikan Way.
Consider Joining the THPRD Board of Directors:
On May 16, 2023, an election will be held to select board members for two positions on the THPRD Board of Directors. Positions are at-large, meaning they serve the entire district, and terms last for four years. Board members may receive a taxable stipend of up to $200 per month.
THPRD is a special purpose local government formed to administer park and recreation services within the City of Beaverton and portions of unincorporated Washington County. The board is made up of five members elected by voters within the district. Terms begin on July 1, 2023 and end on June 30, 2027.
Calling all Coaches –
Volunteers Needed: Coaches for year-round youth athletic leagues are needed to volunteer. Give back to your community and inspire youth by creating a positive environment that promotes self-confidence and self-esteem.
Basketball: Winter, Spring, and Summer for grades 5-12 and
Volleyball: Fall and Summer for grades 4-12
Splash for Life: Please help us get children back in the pool. Donate to the Tualatin Hills Park Foundation’s Splash for Life fundraiser and help 440 Beaverton students in-need receive 10 FREE swim lessons. Please consider donating at www.thprd.info/thpfdonate.
Fitness in the Park:
The Fitness in the Park schedule is available at www.thprd.org and new FREE classes are available every week in parks throughout the district.
Lifeguarding and Junior Guard Classes continue through the Winter and Spring: Classes focus on developing swimming skills to help participants meet the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course prerequisites and improve stroke technique. The camp and class introduce participants to lifesaving skills, including in-water rescues, rescue tube use, first aid, CPR, and AED skills (no certifications). Learn more here: http://www.thprd.org/activities/aquatics/lifeguard-training-and-certification.
Visit www.thprd.org/events/ to find out more information about all these events and more!