Event Volunteers

Volunteer at BPRD Events!

youth volunteers help at Hershey Track & Field Games

Join the fun! Lend a hand at one of the great events we have planned this year:

Discover Nature Day – Arbor Week Tree Planting Event

  • Shevlin Park
  • Saturday, April 6th
  • 9:30 am to 1:30 pm

Event presented by Bend Park & Recreation District and the Deschutes Children’s Forest partners. Volunteers needed to help with tree planting and nature activities. Volunteers age 16 and over.

Larkspur Festival

  • Larkspur Park/Bend Senior Center
  • Saturday, June 1st
  • 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Community festival featuring crafts, children’s activities, plants, music and entertainment. Volunteers help with set up, activities and clean up. Volunteers age 14 and over.

Hershey Track & Field Games

  • Bend High Track
  • Wednesday, June 5th
  • 4:00 to 8:00 pm

Track and field competition for elementary and middle school age children. Volunteers help with set-up, field and running events, timing and clean-up. Volunteers age 16 and over.

volunteer at Day of Play

Pet Parade & Old Fashioned July 4th Festival

  • Downtown Bend and Drake Park
  • Thursday, July 4th

Volunteers help with set up, monitoring road barricades along parade route and event area, assist with activities for children and families and help with clean up. Volunteer age requirements vary by assignment.

Day of Play

  • Riverbend Park
  • Saturday, September 21st
  • 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

Event showcases Bend Park & Recreation District’s style of fun and includes great outdoor activities, music and entertainment for children and families. Volunteers assist with various activities throughout the park. Volunteers age 14 and over.