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Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District: Summer Volunteer Group Projects!

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Volunteer Opportunities Newsletter

Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District is a great place to have your group volunteer!

We are in need of volunteers for 3 major upcoming events:
12th Annual Family Triathlon | Saturday, July 28th

This is a fun event for the whole family to enjoy! This event consists of a 50-yard swim; a 2-mile bike ride, and a 1/3 mile run! Volunteers 16 years of age and older are needed to monitor the course to make sure participants stay on course as well as at the finish line to celebrate the finishers and give them their medals.

Conestoga Recreation & Aquatic Center’s 20th Annual Big Truck Day | Saturday, August 4th

Big Truck Day is an opportunity for our neighbors, both big and small, to walk around, touch, feel, and climb into fire engines, freight trucks, cranes, buses, tow trucks, and more!

  • Volunteer Shifts:
    • 7:00am – 2:45pm
    • 7:00am – 11:00am
    • 10:30am – 2:45pm
  • For more information and to sign up, visit the Tualatin Hills website.
Aloha Aquatic Center – Tropical Mermaid Swim | Saturday, August 11th

Calling all mermaids and mermaid fans! Bring your mermaid tails or borrow our fins and swim like a siren with your mer friends during our Tropical Mermaid Swim. This year we are excited to be partnering with Oregon Mermaids for the event! Come and take photos in our under the sea themed photo booth and get to swim with our mermaid friends. We will swim to the sounds of mermaid-approved music and have tropical treats and goodies for each of the swimmers at the end of the swim. All ages WELCOME!

  • Volunteer Shift: 3:00pm – 6:00pm
  • For more information and to sign up, please visit the Tualatin Hills website.
Fiesta en el Parque | Sunday, August 19th

Fiesta en el Parque is a free community event celebrating Latino culture and diversity in our park district. Come join Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District and our community partners for this family-friendly event on Sunday, August 19 from 2-6 pm at Schiffler Park. This fun-filled festival will feature live entertainment, food vendors, cultural crafts, kids zone, inflatable play structures, games and more! The THPRD Rec Mobile will also join the festivities with athletic, artistic and fun educational activities and games.

  • Volunteer Shifts:
    • 1:30pm – 6:30pm
    • 1:30pm – 4:30pm
    • 3:30pm – 6:30pm
  • For more information and to sign up, please visit the Tualatin Hills website.


Karrie Johnson, Volunteer Services and Special Events Assistant
kljohnso@thprd.org| 503-619-3917

About the Organization

Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District is the largest special park district in Oregon, spanning 50 square miles and serving about 240,000 residents in and around Beaverton, OR. Our mission is to provide high-quality park and recreation facilities, programs, services, and natural areas that meet the needs of the diverse communities we serve.

rss About the Volunteer Opportunities Newsletter

The Volunteer Opportunities Newsletter allows students, faculty, and staff at PCC a more comprehensive look at volunteer needs and opportunities from our community partners. Our hope is that the newsletter will allow subscribers to stay better informed about community service opportunities in the tri-county areas of Portland, Oregon, as well as non-profit internships and scholarships available locally and nationally.

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