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Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

True Nature - Class Schedule

True Nature: Nature Exploration and Mentoring for children (age 3 - 12) and their grown-up.
All classes are 3 hours long. This program was designed for one adult in the child’s life (parent/relative/nanny/friend) to participate and be the at-home mentor. See description for what's expected of at-home mentors. We also designed this program to be a multi-season experience. Families are encouraged to register for Fall, Winter and Spring sessions.

Scholarships available for this course. Visit https://www.portlandoregon.gov/parks/69135 and fax your completed form to 503-865-3251 or mail to: EE, 2909 SW 2nd Ave, Portland, OR 97201

LOCATION: All classes will be held at Mt. Tabor Park in SE Portland. Meeting location is the Picnic Shelter.

CLASS SIZE: Classes are limited to 12 children. We require at least 5 children to run a class.

CELEBRATION POTLUCKS:
Potlucks will be held at the conclusion of each session on a Saturday from 10am to 1pm. We will share stories, sing songs, express gratitude, participate in a stewardship project, and share a meal together. Participants from all classes are invited, making this time an opportunity to connect with other families.

FALL SESSIONS (Begin October 3, 2017)

Activity Number Dates Number of weeks Day of Week Time Resident Fee Cost per hour Celebration Potluck
 1080987 Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Nov 7 & 14 7 Tue 10am - 1pm $140  $6.67  Sat, Nov 18
 1080982 Oct 4, 11, 18, 25, Nov 1, 8, 15 7 Wed 11:30am - 2:30pm $140  $6.67  Sat, Nov 18
 1080732 Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16 7 Thu 10am - 1pm $140  $6.67  Sat, Nov 18

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WINTER SESSIONS (Begin January 30, 2018)

Activity Number Dates Number of Weeks Day of Week Time Resident Fee Cost per hour Celebration Potluck
1080980  Jan 30, Feb 6, 13, 20, 27, Mar 6, 13, 20 8 Tue 10am - 1pm $160  $6.67  Sat, March 24
 1080983 Jan 31, Feb 7, 14, 21, 28, Mar 7, 14, 21 8 Wed 11:30am - 2:30pm $160  $6.67  Sat, March 24
 1080985 Feb 1, 8, 15, 22, Mar 1, 8, 15, 22 8 Thu 10am - 1pm $160  $6.67  Sat, March 24

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SPRING SESSIONS (Begin April 3, 2018)

Activity Number Dates Number of Weeks Day of Week Time Resident Fee Cost per hour Celebration Potluck*
1080981  April 3, 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22 8 Tue 10am - 1pm $160  $6.67  Sat, May 19*
 1080984 April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23 8 Wed 11:30am - 2:30pm $160  $6.67  Sat, May 19*
1080986  April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3, 10, 17, 24 8 Thu 10am - 1pm $160  $6.67  Sat, May 19*

* Spring Celebration Potluck is the weekend before our lass class to avoid the Memorial Day weekend holiday.

WITHDRAWAL POLICY

To receive a full refund, a participant must be withdrawn at least 7 days before the class or camp begins! Please call our office for help (503-823-3601)

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