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The Fort Worth Park & Recreation Department invites you to make a difference in your community.

The Park & Recreation Department’s volunteer program is a unique opportunity for community members to share their gifts and talents. We strive to place volunteers in a rewarding role that not only enhances city services, but also fulfills the volunteers’ sense of community pride.

Volunteer at a Community Center

Opportunities include youth sports coaches for baseball, basketball, soccer, softball, t-ball and volleyball; Best Years Club (senior program) volunteers; after school program volunteers; class instructors; school break camp volunteers; Camp Fort Worth volunteers and special event activity attendants. Please click on your preferred community center to find out more information and submit an application for any of these diverse opportunities.

Volunteer to beautify a park

Volunteers help maintain and beautify our expansive park system. Find the park district where you would like to serve to obtain more details and apply for these opportunities.

Volunteers looking to make a long term impact can learn more about our adopt-a-park, adopt-a-street, adopt-a-median program here.

For one-time litter clean-up events in our parks, you can sign up and request supplies.

Volunteer at a Golf Course

Golf course volunteers are needed to help perform a variety of duties in order to maintain and repair golf course grounds and equipment. For more information and to complete an application, click on your preferred home course.

Volunteer at a Cultural Facility

Volunteers support local cultural facilities in an array of rewarding positons. Find the location to learn about and apply for the opportunities available.

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Frontier Fall Fest at Log Cabin Village: 1 p.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane.
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Fall Festival at Worth Heights: 6 p.m. Oct. 20, 2018; Worth Heights Community Center, 3551 New York Ave.

Senior Spooky Social at Hillside: 10 a.m. Oct. 23, 2018; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Lights On Afterschool at Greenbriar: 5 p.m. Oct. 25, 2018; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Fall Festival at Chisholm Trail: 6 p.m. Oct. 25, 2018; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 Mcpherson Blvd.

Fall Festival at Diamond Hill: 5 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 Ne 36th St.

Fall Festival at Highland Hills: 6 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Fall Festival at Hillside: 6 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Fall Festival at Greenbriar: 6 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Greenbriar Community Center, 5200 Hemphill St.

Fall Festival at R.D. Evans: 7 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; R.D. Evans Community Center, 3242 Lackland Rd..

Fall Festival at Fire Station Community Center: 7 p.m. Oct. 26, 2018; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb St.

Halloween Carnival at North Tri-Ethnic: 10 a.m. Oct. 27, 2018; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Fall Festival at Andrew Doc Session: 10 a.m. Oct. 27, 2018; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Fall Festival at Southside: 11 a.m. Oct. 27, 2018; Southside Community Center, 959 E. Rosedale St.

Fall Festival at Northside: 2 p.m. Oct. 27, 2018; Northside Community Center, 1100 Nw 18th St.

Fall Festival at Sycamore: 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2018; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale.

Fall Festival at Victory Forest : 6 p.m. Oct. 31, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Firepit Cooking: 9 a.m. Nov. 3, 2018; Log Cabin Village.
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Cherokee Basket Weaving: 1 p.m. Nov. 3, 2018; Log Cabin Village, 2100 Log Cabin Village Lane.
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Fall Festival at Southwest: 5 p.m. Nov. 3, 2018; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.

Family Fun Night at Chisholm Trail: 6 p.m. Nov. 9, 2018; Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 Mcpherson Blvd.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Sycamore: 6 p.m. Nov. 14, 2018; Sycamore Community Center, 2525 E. Rosedale St.

Thanksgiving Luncheon at Highland Hills: 11 a.m. Nov. 15, 2018; Highland Hills Community Center, 1600 Glasgow Rd..

Thanksgiving Dinner at Diamond Hill: 5 p.m. Nov. 15, 2018; Diamond Hill Community Center, 1701 Ne 36th St.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Victory Forest: 6 p.m. Nov. 15, 2018; Victory Forest Community Center, 3427 Hemphill St.

Turkey Bingo at North Tri-Ethnic: 6 p.m. Nov. 16, 2018; North Tri-Ethnic Community Center, 2950 Roosevelt Ave.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Fire Station Community Center: 6 p.m. Nov. 16, 2018; Fire Station Community Center, 1601 Lipscomb St.

Turkey Bingo at Andrew Doc Session: 6 p.m. Nov. 16, 2018; Andrew Doc Session Community Center, 201 S. Sylvania Ave.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Hillside: 7 p.m. Nov. 20, 2018; Hillside Community Center, 1201 E. Maddox Ave.

Senior Thanksgiving Dinner at Como: 11:30 a.m. Nov. 21, 2018; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Thanksgiving Dinner at Como: 6:30 p.m. Nov. 21, 2018; Como Community Center, 4900 Horne St.

Rummage Sale at Southwest: 8 a.m. Nov. 29, 2018; Southwest Community Center, 6300 Welch Ave.

Contact Us

Address:
4200 S. Freeway, Suite 2200
Fort Worth, TX 76115
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Telephone:
817-392-5700

Fax:
817-392-5724

Director:
Richard Zavala

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