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Teen Summer Event: Rewild


Learn how to rub sticks together to make a fire, and how to make the most ancient stone tools known to humanity. These skills will connect everyone to our past, teach us about who we are and where we came from, and provide knowledge that could help us in the future. For teens entering 6th through 12th grade.

THPRD Nature Mobile


Creepy crawlies! Come learn about the wonderful world of all things creepy crawly from the knowledgeable nature experts of Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District.

Urban Animals

Tuesday, May 9, 1-3:00pm

Animals are all around us, even in the city! Drop in to learn about our wildlife neighbors with hands on activities and interactive displays from the knowledgeable experts of Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation District. All ages welcome.

THPRD: Wetland Wonderland


Drop in to explore plants and animals from the wetland with THPRD! Visitors will be able to discover aquatic macro-invertebrates through hands-on activities, learn about life-cycles, and understand some of the adaptations plants and animals have to survive in a wetland ecosystem.

This program is free and open to the public. All ages welcome!


Nature Mobile: Critter Construction

WEDNESDAY JULY 29 12:00-2:00 PM

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 crafts from the THPRD Nature Mobile. Feel free to drop by the library anytime between 12:00 and 2:00 pm!

Trees, Soil, and Worms


Park to discover the importance and benefits of worms, explore worm anatomy, and understand the food web. Children will also learn how to identify trees, see different types of soil, identify what plants need to survive, and understand photosynthesis! Read more →