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  • Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt 2020
  • Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt 2020
  • Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt 2020

City of Tigard

Parks & Rec

Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt 
Watch for Clues beginning October 1
Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt

Fall aboard, it’s pumpkin hunting time! Join Parks & Rec for a Pumpkin Hunt around Cook Park (17005 SW 92nd Ave).

Use the clues to help you find the hiding pumpkins at Cook Park in Tigard. (Oct 1-31)

How to play:

  1. Take a picture/selfie with all 5 pumpkin posters in their hiding spots. REMEMBER, DO NOT MOVE PUMPKIN POSTERS.
  2. After you have taken selfies with all 5 pumpkin posters, submit them to recreation@tigard-or.gov for a chance to win a prize (1 prize box per household).
  3. Bonus! First three families to submit photos wins one free night of Kids’ Night Out.
Have a gourd time!

HERE ARE THE CLUES!Pumpkin Scavenger Hunt 2020

  • Where is Pumpkin 1 hiding?  I am a type of insect, you might see me flutter by. I have wings so colorful, I am a _____.
  • Where is Pumpkin 2 hiding?  I’m made into a castle, although I am not a brick, I might get into your food if you have a beach picnic.
  • Where is Pumpkin 3 hiding? I have many wheels but none of them move, I am a great place for your bike to take a snooze.
  • Where is Pumpkin 4 hiding? Leaves upon the water are seen as you float, the pumpkin can be found where you leave the port.
  • Where is Pumpkin 5 hiding? Rain is nearing, go to the place where you keep dry and continue playing. 

Any questions? Call Kaitlyn McKinney at 503-718-2604 or email at kaitlynm@tigard-or.gov


PE_in_the_ParkPE in the Park
Parks & Rec is offering safe and fun fitness opportunities for children taking part in remote learning. Join us for an afternoon of fitness games and exercises at Cook Park. Be prepared to break a sweat! 

Every Wednesday in November (Nov 4, Nov 11, Nov 18, Nov 25
3:00-4:00 pm | Grades K-5
Free: must pre-register for each session
Cook Park Shelter #2 (17005 SW 92nd Ave)
Max. 10 children

Extra precautions are in place to ensure your child’s safety. Please bring face covering; social distancing will be enforced. If you have questions, contact Kaitlyn Leaf at 503-718-2604 or kaitlynm@tigard-or.gov


Kids’ Night OutKid's-Night-Out Spanish
REGISTER NOW:
Fridays: Nov 20, Dec 18 
6–8:30 p.m.
Dirksen Education Center
$20 per child per evening

Drop your kids off for some fun activities, games, and enjoy a movie and healthy snacks while adults have some time to themselves! Children must be potty-trained to participate.

Parks & Rec is taking extra precautions to ensure your child's safety during this event. The following will be enforced: temperature checks, face coverings, social distancing and hand washing/sanitizing.

Recreation Staff Contact Information

Volunteer Opportunities

Calling all volunteersJoin us! Volunteers have a huge impact on our programs and ensure the success of our events. If you’re interested in making a difference while also having fun, we have opportunities for you!

Email recreation@tigard-or.gov to get started.


Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

  • Special Event Sponsorship: Community and business support allows the city to produce events for the entire community to enjoy. By sponsoring special events your business will be able to maximize exposure to city residents and highlight your value to the community. View details.
  • Advertising: Tigard Parks & Rec produces three guides per year that have room to advertise. All guides are posted online and the summer and winter/spring guides are printed and distributed to many residential households. View details.
  • Something New: Do you have an idea for an event and want Tigard Parks & Rec to be involved? Do you want to be an instructor?  Are you a vendor?  We want to hear from you! Contact Kaitlyn @ 503-718-2604.

Stay in Touch

Parks & Rec posts news and updates to the city’s social media accounts. Connect with us for information about class times, upcoming events and more! 

Scholarships | Financial Assistance

Tigard Parks & Rec has a scholarship program (Guia para Becas) to provide financial assistance for qualified participants who reside within Tigard city limits. Scholarships will partially cover the cost of recreation program events or activities. To learn more, please contact us at recreation@tigard-or.gov or 503-718-2591.

Mission

Tigard Park & Rec Mission:  “We exist to provide healthy and diverse recreational opportunities through programs, events, parks, and natural areas, for all ages and abilities, ensuring that the City of Tigard is a desirable place to live and play.”

Establish your account and register for Tigard Parks & Rec activities and classes.

Tigards Parks and Rec


Stay Busy, Have Fun
Walk, Count & Tally
See how many fun items you can find on your neighborhood walk!

 Nature Collage
We’re bringing the Parks to the Kids this year! Join Parks & Rec in making a Nature Collage from any unique or interesting pieces of nature. Snap a picture of your art and send to recreation@tigard-or.gov, so we can see your masterpieces!
Nature Collage

Banana Snack Balls
Looking to make a tasty and healthy snack? New recipe and tutorial to make Banana Snack Balls at home. Fun and easy!

Blackout Bingo 
Quarantine Blackout Bingo
Out of ideas of what to do at home? We’re here to help! Take up the challenge and complete this entire Bingo Card!

 DIY Sidewalk Chalk
Looking for something creative to do? Check out our tutorial on how to create Sidewalk Chalk at home! It’s easy and fun!

Push Up Challenge
Are you up for the challenge? Join us for 10 push ups and then encourage a friend to participate.

Event Rentals
Fanno Creek House. Click here for details. (Closed until further notice)

Fanno Creek House - Signage at Hall Blvd



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