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 March 09 2015 at 11:32 AM.

Visit us at the Beaverton Farmers Market

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Saturday May 30, 2015


Stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Location: Beaverton Farmers Market, 12455 Southwest 5th Street, Beaverton, OR Led by the Natural Resources Education Team.

Visit us at the Cedar Mill Farmers Market

8:00 AM - 1:00 PM 
Saturday June 6, 2015


Stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Location: Cedar Mill Farmer's Market 13565 NW Cornell Rd, Portland, OR Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday June 15, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what you can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Barrows Park

12:30 PM - 3:00 PM 
Monday June 15, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what you can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the entrance at Horizon Boulevard. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Beaverton Picnic in the Park at Carolwood Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Monday June 15, 2015


Stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resources Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Greenway Park at Greenway Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Tuesday June 16, 2015


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Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the park entrance at Scholls Ferry Road. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Eichler Park at Eichler Park

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 
Tuesday June 16, 2015


Map

Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the park entrance at Menlo Drive. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Summercrest Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Wednesday June 17, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the park entrance from Hargis Road. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Beaverton City Park

12:30 PM - 6:00 PM 
Wednesday June 17, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals. No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time.

We will also be staying afterwards for the Beaverton Farmer's Market, so stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Bethany Lake Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Thursday June 18, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the park entrance by the intersection of West Union and Kahneeta Drive. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Autumn Ridge Park

12:30 PM - 2:30 PM 
Thursday June 18, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the basketball courts in the middle of the park. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Beaverton Picnic in the Park at Camille Park

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM 
Thursday June 18, 2015


Stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Commonwealth Lake Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Friday June 19, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the park entrance at Huntington Avenue. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wet and Wild at Jackie Husen Park

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM 
Friday June 19, 2015


Let’s meet our wet neighbors! We’ll look for ducks, frogs, and even baby dragonflies. See what we can discover about these aquatic animals.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Roger Tilbury Park Dedication

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM 
Saturday June 20, 2015


We will be helping to celebrate the dedication of this beautiful new park! Stop by our booth for free maps, fun activities, and information about what's happening in the natural areas of Beaverton. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Animal Olympics at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday June 22, 2015


Running, swimming and jumping are just a few of the exercises that animals are great at! Test your animal skills and learn about the amazing records animals are setting every day.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by .

Hide and Seek at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday June 29, 2015


Did you know that all animals are playing a giant game of Hide and Seek? Learn all about their tricks, camouflage and hunting skills with active games.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near ____. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Creepy Crawlers at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday July 6, 2015


Worms, slugs and bugs-oh my! Discover what makes these little creatures so amazing through up close observations and hands-on activities.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Creatures of the Night at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday July 13, 2015


When we go to bed, many creatures are just waking up for their day. Learn about nocturnal animals such as bats, owls, coyotes and raccoons through hands-on activities.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Tree-mendous! at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday July 20, 2015


Trees give us food, shelter and air! These amazing plants deserve a hug for all that they do to make us happy. Learn all about trees with hands-on activities and games.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Amazing Animal Aviators at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday July 27, 2015


Get a close up look at some of our winged friends. Dragonflies, birds and bats are all special creatures that can fly. Learn all about this amazing ability!

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Splish, Splash Salmon Run at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday August 3, 2015


Salmon are one of Oregon’s most fascinating creatures! Throughout their lives they change shape, change color and travel thousands of miles. Play games and enjoy hands-on activities to learn how these fish are able to do all of these amazing things.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Critter Construction at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday August 10, 2015


Whether it’s plowing out a den, building a house or weaving beautiful silk, many animals are very talented! Learn about all of the amazing things animals create through hands-on activities and games.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Wacky Weather at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday August 17, 2015


Let’s talk about the weather! Learn the reasons for the seasons, all about the water cycle, and extreme weather during this fun, hands-on program.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Flower Power at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday August 24, 2015


Plants take solar power and turn it into the energy we need to survive. Learn about these amazing power factories, pollinators and the food web through hands-on activities and games.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.

Pizza Garden at Hazeldale Park

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 
Monday August 31, 2015


Did you know that pizza starts with plants, grows with the help of yeast (which is a fungus!) and can be cooked by the sun? Learn how nature has made this wonderful snack for us through hands-on activities.

No registration is required and all ages are welcome to this free program -- stop by any time. We’ll be near the main parking lot. Look for the blue canopy and the Nature Mobile. Led by the Natural Resource Education Team.


15707 SW Walker Rd, Beaverton, OR 97006

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