The Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District Board of Directors announced today FREE Drop-in Activities on Veterans Day Weekend for all active-duty military members, all veterans, and their families.
“Everyone at THPRD wishes to express our gratitude for those who have answered the call of service and to their family members for their sacrifices for our nation,” said Felicita Monteblanco THPRD Board President.
All drop-in activities from open swim to fitness classes will be FREE from Saturday, November 9 through Monday, November 11, for veterans, active duty personnel, and military reserve families. No ID is required. This includes activities at each of THPRD’s recreation centers and aquatic facilities.
In addition, THPRD is hosting two Veterans Day Celebrations. On Friday, November 8, from 11:30 am to 1 pm, there will be a Veterans Celebration at the Elsie Stuhr Center (located at 5550 SW Hall Blvd.). On Monday, November 11, from 9 to 11 am, there is a FREE Pancake Breakfast at the Conestoga Recreation & Aquatic Center (located at 9985 SW 125th Ave).
Another great way to honor our Veterans is with the annual event hosted by the American Legion, Beaverton Post #124, which is holding their event at Bethel Congregational United Church on Monday, November 11 at 11 am. The church is located at 5150 SW Watson Ave next to Beaverton’s Veterans Memorial Park.
Formed in 1955, THPRD is the largest special park district in Oregon, spanning 50 square miles and serving about 250,000 residents in the greater Beaverton area. The district provides year-round recreational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities. Offerings include thousands of widely diverse classes, 95 park sites with active recreational amenities, nearly 70 miles of trails, eight swim centers, six recreation centers, and about 1,500 acres of natural areas. For more information, visit www.thprd.org or call 503-645-6433.
|Date: November 5, 2019
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