Before the Tualatin Hills Aquatic Center closes for its second phase of scheduled renovations, the pool will host just the third installment ever of THPRD’s popular Doggie Paddle. The canine-only open swim will be held on Sunday, Aug. 20, 4-6 pm.
THPRD offers free summer concerts for 13th consecutive summer
June 28, 2017 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Parks
Looking for free summer fun? For the 13th consecutive summer, THPRD will stage free concerts at neighborhood parks across its 50-square-mile service area. The first of four shows is Thursday, July 6, at Bethany's Pirate Park.
THPRD’s seventh annual Groovin' on the Grass show returns to Beaverton on Saturday, Aug. 19. This outdoor concert event features a trio of iconic Northwest acts -- Quarterflash, The Curtis Salgado Band and Nu Shooz -- sharing the stage for the first time. Gates will open at 4 pm for the 5 pm show.
Six board candidates campaign at Stuhr Center forum
May 01, 2017 - Posted in:
Events, Public Participation, Board of Directors, Stuhr Center
Six candidates for three open positions on the THPRD Board of Directors participated in a public forum at the Elsie Stuhr Center. The candidates summarized why they are running and the priorities they would pursue if elected.
THPRD hosts its annual Spring Native Plant Sale on Saturday, April 29, at the Tualatin Hills Nature Center from 10 am to 2 pm. This year, the sale will highlight plants that attract native pollinators such as birds, bees, and butterflies.
THPRD offering variety of spring egg hunts in April
April 03, 2017 - Posted in:
Events, News Release
What sort of spring egg hunt excites you? The traditional kind? One that’s paired with a pancake breakfast and artisan bazaar? Or one that invites the kids to go into the water? THPRD has them all in April.
Stuhr Center holiday party will celebrate building's namesake
December 12, 2016 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Stuhr Center
Guests 55 and older are invited to Elsie Stuhr Day, a holiday party that honors the countless contributions of the district’s most celebrated founder. The annual event will take place on Dec. 16, 1:30-3:30 pm.
THPRD renews holiday giving drive for those in need
November 14, 2016 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Public Participation, Beaverton School District, Cedar Hills, Conestoga, Garden Home
THPRD will once again work with Beaverton School District and other community partners to create a brighter holiday season for those in need. THPRD will collect unwrapped gifts for families in need and support a drive to collect non-perishable food and hygiene products.
Stuhr Center seeks donations for annual fundraiser
August 11, 2016 - Posted in:
Events, Public Participation, Stuhr Center
The Elsie Stuhr Center is asking residents to support its annual fundraiser by donating gently-used items, including home goods, jewelry, antiques, clothing, collectibles, sporting goods, garden items, toys and holiday décor to be sold at the Harvest Bazaar.
Want to attract birds and butterflies to your backyard this spring and summer but don’t know where to start? Native plants are the answer, and THPRD will have more than 150 varieties available at its Spring Native Plant Sale and Resource Fair on Saturday, April 16, 10 am - 2 pm.
March 01, 2016 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Cedar Hills, Conestoga, Garden Home
Eager kids of all ages won’t have to wait much longer to enjoy THPRD’s annual spring egg hunts – they arrive early this year! Preregistration is recommended at all events because space is limited; hop online to secure a spot, or call the host center.
THPRD renews holiday giving drive for children and families
November 18, 2015 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Administration, Cedar Hills, Conestoga, Fanno Creek Service Center, Garden Home, Stuhr Center
THPRD will once again work to create a brighter holiday season for low-income children and families in the Beaverton area by collecting toys, clothing and other items. The park district will also collect food for the Oregon Food Bank.
THPRD's 10th Party in the Park brings all-day fun to Beaverton
July 07, 2015 - Posted in:
Events, News Release
One of Beaverton’s top summer traditions returns on Saturday, July 25, when THPRD stages its 10th annual Party in the Park, a day-long festival of free, family-oriented fun at the Howard M. Terpenning Recreation Complex.
Grab your blanket or lawn chair; summer entertainment starts July 2
June 11, 2015 - Posted in:
Events, News Release
Four concerts and one stage show comprise this year’s Concert & Theater in the Park lineup. All shows, 6-8 pm, will feature free activities for children, including the Rec Mobile and Nature Mobile. The series debuts on July 2 at Arnold Park.
Swim for 25 cents on June 27 at 60th anniversary celebration
June 05, 2015 - Posted in:
Events, News Release, Aquatics
"Back to the '50s," a special event for children and adults to celebrate the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District's 60th anniversary, will be held Saturday, June 27, at the historic Beaverton Swim Center, 2-4 pm.
Tualatin Hills Nature Center to host Spring Native Plant Sale April 25
April 03, 2015 - Posted in:
Events, Nature, News Release
The Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District hosts its 15th annual Spring Native Plant Sale on Saturday, April 25, at the Tualatin Hills Nature Center (15655 SW Millikan Way, Beaverton). The free event takes place from 10 am to 2 pm.