Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District

Nature Mobile

The Nature Mobile is a mobile classroom that allows staff to bring environmental education programs to schools, parks, libraries, and neighborhoods throughout the Park District.

Watch for it around town, where instructors are providing nature and science learning opportunities, along with fun activities and games.

For more information call 503/629-6350 or email.


This page was last updated on Monday February 10 2014 at 12:52 PM.

Nature Mobile at Barrows Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Friday April 25, 2014


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Discover nature through games and hands-on activities. Look for the Nature Mobile truck and signs to find nature activities that await you. Today's topic: Birds of a Feather. Learn about bird adaptations, migration, eggs, and bird identification. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: Access at intersection of SW Barrows Rd. and SW Menlor Ln., near the playground.


Nature Mobile at Hazeldale Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Monday April 28, 2014


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Discover nature through games and hands-on activities. Look for the Nature Mobile truck and signs to find nature activities that await you. Today's topic: Birds of a Feather. Learn about bird adaptations, migration, eggs, and bird identification. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: Access from Rosa Rd. between 196th Ave. and 194th Pl., near the tennis courts.


Nature Day in the Park at Vista Brook Park

11:00 AM - 3:00 AM 
Sunday May 4, 2014


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Travel the Fanno Creek Trail to Vista Brook Park. This newly restored site features a new playground and paved trails, but most importantly a viewing platform over the pond. We will explore the pond and wetland that exist in this hidden park. (This event was previously scheduled for April 20th.) Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: Turn south off of SW Scholls Ferry Rd. onto SW 88th Ave. Follow the road around to the parking lot. By bike or on foot, access the park from the Fanno Creek Trail between Garden Home Recreation Center and SW 90th Ave.


Nature Day in the Park at Pioneer Park

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Saturday May 10, 2014


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In the heart of Beaverton is a great wetland with resident beavers and blackbirds in addition to a variety of other roving mammals and migratory birds. Join us as we learn how this habitat in the middle of the city can support such diversity. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: From SW Walker Rd., go north on SW Meadow Dr. until it meets NW Pioneer Rd. The park is on the northwest corner of the intersection.


Nature Mobile at Beaverton City Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Friday May 23, 2014


Check back in April for details about the activity we will be doing. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: Access at SW 5th St. and Hall Blvd., across from the library.


Nature Mobile at Vista Brook Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Monday May 26, 2014


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Check back in April for details about the activity we will be doing. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

Meeting Location: Turn south off of SW Scholls Ferry Rd. onto SW 88th Ave. Follow the road around to the parking lot. By bike or on foot, access the park from the Fanno Creek Trail between Garden Home Recreation Center and SW 90th Ave.


Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at Roy Dancer Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Saturday May 31, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of Roy Dancer Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at Lowami Hart Woods Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Saturday June 14, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of Lowami Hart Woods Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Picnic in the Park at Sexton Mountain Elementary School

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Monday June 16, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the City of Beaverton's Picnic in the Park at Sexton Mountain Elementary School. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Picnic in the Park at Whitford Middle School

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Friday June 20, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the City of Beaverton's Picnic in the Park at Whitford Middle School. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Picnic in the Park at Five Oaks Middle School

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Wednesday June 25, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the City of Beaverton's Picnic in the Park at Five Oaks Middle School. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Picnic in the Park at Fir Grove Elementary School

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Friday June 27, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the City of Beaverton's Picnic in the Park at Fir Grove Elementary School. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Dedication of PCC Dog Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Tuesday July 1, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of the PCC Dog Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Concert in the Park at Garden Home Park

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Thursday July 10, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the Concert in the Park at Garden Home Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at A.M. Kennedy Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Tuesday July 15, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of A.M. Kennedy Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Concert in the Park at Center Street Park

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Thursday July 17, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the Concert in the Park at Center Street Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Party in the Park at H.M. Terpenning Rec Complex

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Saturday July 26, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at THPRD's annual Party in the Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Concert in the Park at Greenway Park

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Thursday July 31, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the Concert in the Park at Greenway Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Concert in the Park at Raleigh Park

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
Thursday August 14, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the Concert in the Park at Raleigh Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at Barsotti Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Tuesday August 19, 2014


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The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of Barsotti Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at Hansen Ridge Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Tuesday August 26, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of Hansen Ridge Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Park Dedication at Sue Conger Park

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Saturday September 6, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be at the dedication of Sue Conger Park. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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Nature Mobile at Sunday Trailways (Westside Regional Trail)

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM 
Sunday September 21, 2014


The Nature Mobile will be along the Westside Regional Trail for Sunday Trailways. Led by Natural Resources Staff.

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15707 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR 97006

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