Arbor Month in Parks & Recreation

Each year, the City of Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation Department teams up with the Planning Department to celebrate Arbor Month! Did you know the City of Lake Oswego is celebrating its 35th year as a Tree City? Read on to see all the activities and programs available.

Green leaves and trees with an upward view so the sky is showing with a bright sun in the middle.
Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide

The Summer Activities & Camp guides are available online NOW! Registration opens April 6 for residents and April 12 for non-residents. Mailed copies will soon arrive in mailboxes. Click below for more info.

Parks & Recreation Summer Camps

SAVE THE DATE: CAMP GUIDE RELEASED MARCH 15

Registration for residents opens Saturday, April 6 at 10 a.m.
Registration for non-residents opens Friday, April 12 at 10 a.m.

Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!

Applications for Summer 2024 are open NOW!

The Jr. Camp Counselor program is a volunteer program that offers pre-employment experience in LOPR Summer Camps from June-August. Weekly volunteer opportunities are available throughout the summer! Learn more by clicking below.

 

Jr. Camp Counselor
Outside the Art Room - Teen Art Showcase + Auction

Save the date - Friday, April 19 - from 6 to 8 p.m. for an evening with Lake Oswego's talented youth artists.

Applications are now being accepted. Click below to learn more!

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Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey

Exciting News! Our community stewardship program is buzzing with energy, and we need YOUR help to name our adorable bee character! They will be a new addition to our Stewardship Gnomes: Blossom, Greenie, and Oak, so you will see them flying around our parks this summer as part of the program.

A character of a bee with their three gnome friends.
Parks Storm Update

Even with parks reopening, cleanup and maintenance will continue. Always be aware of your surroundings and avoid areas that are sectioned off for cleanup.

For parks that are still closed, please respect the closure signs and caution tape and do not move barricades to access areas.

Worker with chainsaw cutting debris from fallen tree.
Parks & Recreation Inclement Weather Policy and Procedures

This page is dedicated to information on closures, delays, and program cancelations. Keep informed by clicking below.

 

Photo of ominous dark sky.
Stafford Road Traffic & Pedestrian Update

For March and April lane closures and flaggers will continue work on Stafford Road weekdays, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for waterline and PGE work. This will result in traffic impacts. Please plan accordingly.

 

Aerial photo of the Stafford Road and Rosemont area.
Give Back to the Environment with Stewardship!

Stewardship opportunities are in full bloom. Click below to learn more and to help us name our new bee character.

 

 

A character of a bee with their three gnome friends.
Living Well in LO: Powered by Parks & Recreation

Living Well in LO is a health and wellness initiative that is based on the six dimensions of wellness and Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation (LOPR) is committed to providing excellence in parks and

Ranger Ben with participants from Pollinator Celebration during the parade with artful bees and butterflies.

Parks & Recreation

News & Announcements

Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide

The Summer Activities & Camp guides are available online NOW! Registration opens April 6 for residents and April 12 for non-residents. Mailed copies will soon arrive in mailboxes. Click below for more info.

Read More about Parks & Recreation Summer Activities Guide
Arbor Month in Parks & Recreation

Each year, the City of Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation Department teams up with the Planning Department to celebrate Arbor Month! Did you know the City of Lake Oswego is celebrating its 35th year as a Tree City? Read on to see all the activities and programs available.

Read More about Arbor Month in Parks & Recreation
Parks & Recreation Summer Camps

SAVE THE DATE: CAMP GUIDE RELEASED MARCH 15

Registration for residents opens Saturday, April 6 at 10 a.m.
Registration for non-residents opens Friday, April 12 at 10 a.m.

Read More about Parks & Recreation Summer Camps
Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!

Applications for Summer 2024 are open NOW!

The Jr. Camp Counselor program is a volunteer program that offers pre-employment experience in LOPR Summer Camps from June-August. Weekly volunteer opportunities are available throughout the summer! Learn more by clicking below.

 

Read More about Become A Jr. Camp Counselor!
Outside the Art Room - Teen Art Showcase + Auction

Save the date - Friday, April 19 - from 6 to 8 p.m. for an evening with Lake Oswego's talented youth artists.

Applications are now being accepted. Click below to learn more!

Read More about Outside the Art Room - Teen Art Showcase + Auction
Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey

Exciting News! Our community stewardship program is buzzing with energy, and we need YOUR help to name our adorable bee character! They will be a new addition to our Stewardship Gnomes: Blossom, Greenie, and Oak, so you will see them flying around our parks this summer as part of the program.

Read More about Buzzworthy Bee Name Survey
Contact Information

Parks & Recreation Department

Information & Registration
503-675-2549
Email: loparks@ci.oswego.or.us

Monday-Friday
8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

505 G Ave.
PO Box 369
Lake Oswego, OR 97034

Parks & Recreation Management

Ivan Anderholm
Director of Parks & Recreation
503-675-2548
ianderholm@ci.oswego.or.us

Jeff Munro
Deputy Director of Parks & Recreation
503-534-5683
jmunro@ci.oswego.or.us

Jan Wirtz
Deputy Director of Recreation & Adult Services
503-675-2546
jwirtz@ci.oswego.or.us

Upcoming Events

Friday Discussion Group

Apr 19 2024 - 10:00am

Lunch-2-Go

Apr 19 2024 - 11:30am

Congregate Lunch @ ACC

Apr 19 2024 - 11:30am

Strength & Stretching

Apr 19 2024 - 11:30am

Pinochle - Friday

Apr 19 2024 - 1:00pm

Outside the Art Room - Teen Art Showcase + Auction

Apr 19 2024 - 6:00pm

Resource Center

Key Documents and Reports

Forms, Permits, and Applications