The Outpost

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 WANTED! Kids from Age 1 - 18 to receive free lunch! Fun activities, too!

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

Park
Dates
 Days  Time  Lunch Time

Shute Park
750 SE 8th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123

June 18 - August 17
No Outpost July 4

Monday - Friday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Noon - 12:30 pm
No Lunch July 4

Shadywood Park
535 NE 24th Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97124

June 18 - August 17
No Outpost July 4

Monday - Friday
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
11:30 am - 12 pm
No Lunch July 4

 McKinney Park
375 NW Dennis Ave
Hillsboro, OR 97123

June 18 - August 17
No Outpost July 4 
Monday - Friday  10:30 am - 1 pm   11:30 - 12 pm
No Lunch July 4


Summer Theme: Our Nation's Parks

Week 1
The Oregon Trail
Chimney Rock
National Historical Site

June 18 - 22
Week 2
Clay
Aztec Ruins
National Monument

June 25 - 29
Week 3
Horses
Assateague
National Seashore

July 2 - 3,  5 - 6
Week 4
Camping
Chickasaw
National Recreation Area

July 9 - 13
Week 5
Navajo
Canyon de Chelly
National Monument

July 16 - 20
Week 6
Rock
Black Canyon of the Gunnison
National Park

July 23 - 27
Week 7
Kayaking
Apostle Islands
National Lakeshore

July 30 - August 3
Week 8
Snorkeling
Buck Island Reef
National Monument

August 6 - 10
Week 9
Hiking
Alakahkai
National Historical Trail

August 13 - 17

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)
  • Noon - 12:30 pm, Free Lunch for Kids
  • 12:30 - 1 pm, Outpost Junior Rangers

Things to know:

  • Art, crafts, sports, reading, science, 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 (Who help make this possible!):

  • Intel Involved
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Hillsboro Fire DepartmentOutpost Logo
  • Hillsboro Library & Libros Outreach
  • Hillsboro Water Department
  • Hillsboro School District Nutrition Services
  • Hillsboro Water Department
  • Hillsboro Churches & Community Groups
  • OSU Extension

Questions?

  • Contact Parks & Recreation at 503-681-6120

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