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WANTED! Kids from Age 1 - 18 to receive free lunch and participate in fun activities!

The Outpost is a FREE drop-in lunch and activity program at Shute Park, Shadywood Park, and McKinney Park.

Locations and Schedules

Shute Park

Shute Park
780 SE 8th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Dates & Days

  • Monday – Friday
  • June 17 – August 16

Schedule

  • Lunch is served from noon - 12:30 pm 
  • Activities from 10:30 am - 1:30 am
  • No lunch or activities on July 4

Shadywood Park

Shadywood Park
535 NE 24th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124

Dates & Days

  • Monday – Friday
  • June 19 – August 16

Schedule

  • Lunch is served from 11:30 am - noon
  • Activities from 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • No lunch or activities on July 4

McKinney Park

McKinney Park
375 NW Dennis Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Dates & Days

  • Monday – Friday
  • June 19 – August 16

Schedule

  • Lunch is served from 11:30 am - noon
  • Activities from 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • No lunch or activities on July 4

Summer Theme: Our Nation's Parks

Week 1
Zion National Park
June 17 - 21

Week 2 
Redwoods National Park
June 24 - 28

Week 3
Statue of Liberty National Monument
July 1 – 3, 5

Week 4
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park
July 8 - 12

Week 5
Mesa Verde National Park
July 15 - 19

Week 6
Hawaii National Park
July 22 - 26

Week 7
General Grant National Park
July 29 – August 2

Week 8
Everglades National Park
August 5 - 9

Week 9
Joshua Tree National Monument
August 12 – 16
Weekly Nuggets
  • Mondays: Bubbles
  • Tuesdays: Skookum Teebee (honored feather) Reading Powwow
  • Wednesdays: Water Play
  • Thursdays: Board Games
  • Fridays: Bear Hunt Mornings
Daily Nuggets
  • 10:30 am - 1:30 pm, Free Play Recreation Activities & Craft Corral (closed during lunch)
  • Join us for the Outpost Junior Rangers after lunch
Things to Know
  • Art, crafts, sports, reading, water fun, special guests, fun weekly theme!
  • Nutritious lunch funded by the USDA Summer Food Program.
  • Parent supervision and participation highly encouraged.
  • Cost for Youth: FREE! (Lunch open to youth 1 - 18 years).
Community Pard'ners

Questions?

  • Contact our Parks & Recreation Department at 503-681-6120.