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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-PLAY (7529)

Fax: 503-823-6007

1120 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 1302, Portland, OR 97204

Recreation

  • Summer Camps are Open for Registration

  • Sports Programs: Golf, Tennis, Leagues, Skateboarding, Gymnastics, Classes, Camps and Drop-in Activities

  • Swim play and lessons at 6 indoor pools year-round and 7 outdoor pools during the summer

  • Over 5,000 recreational classes and activities for all ages, abilities and interests

  • Senior Recreation offers trips, hikes, tours and activities for age 60+

Register Now for the FREE Summer Youth Pass

All you have to do is Register!  It's easy, fast and FREE!
Enjoy Scheduled Drop-in Activities at East Portland and Matt Dishman Community Centers

East Portland Community Center

July 20 - September 9, 2015 
740 SE 106th Avenue  |  Portland, Oregon 97216

Register today! From July 20 through September 9, admission to East Portland Community Center will be FREE for all registered youth, age 17 and younger. Registration takes less than five minutes and can be done at the center! Participants should complete the registration/waiver and bring it with them to the center if possible. Participants can also bring addresses and phone numbers for themselves and their parents or guardians; and information about health conditions, to complete registration on site. Please see the EPCC Summer Youth Pass schedule below for available times.

*Due to an already full schedule, pool use is excluded from Summer Youth Pass at EPCC. Limited use is available at the nearby Montavilla pool through August 26; Mondays, 7:10 - 8:40 PM; Tuesday and Thursdays, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM. 

Matt Dishman Community Center

June 15 - August 15, 2015 
77 NE Knott Street  |  Portland, Oregon 97212

FREE access for all youth, age 17 and younger, is available at Matt Dishman Community Center from June 15, through August 15, including the pool! Registration takes less than five minutes and can be done at the center! Participants should bring addresses and phone numbers for themselves and their parents or guardians; and information about health conditions, to complete registration on site. Please see the MDCC Free Summer Youth Pass schedule below for available times.


Need a Scholarship?

Individuals, regardless of age, who require financial assistance can apply for scholarships to offset PP&R fees. To apply, please complete a Scholarship Application and return it to your preferred center or pool.

Volunteer

Our recreation programs need assistance with youth and adult activities such as homework clubs, arts & crafts, sports & fitness, drama & dance, day camps - the list is endless! The staff at each of our program sites can discuss their specific volunteer opportunities with you.