Check out the ways you can be involved in our community!

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Volunteer Opportunities

The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is always in need of hardworking and dedicated volunteers!  We have volunteer positions for the following locations and programs:the Botanical Conservatory, Salomon Farm, Lindenwood Nature Preserve, Rivergreenway Rangers, Promenade Park, Riparian clean-ups, Lawton Greenhouse, and the Community Center.

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Jobs for the Parks and Recreation Department are available year around.  To see a listing of current offerings check out the Parks Job List.




Many scholarships and important projects rely on donations and could not be completed without the help of many people. Memorials for loved ones are also available. To find out more click here or to donate go to the left side of the screen and click "donate".


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Register for a Class
A variety of classes are offered from preschool to seniors and from upholstery to computers.You can view the classes in the Current Fun Times (See the link/icon on the left side) or just click "register now".



Attend a Show
The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation department offers a variety of seasonal entertainment at the Foellinger Theatre.

To buy tickets in season click here.



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Join Our Mailing List
Join our mailing list to receive information about our parks and our quarterly Fun Times. To be added go to our Talk to Us 2! page. Feel free to ask questions, give comments, praise a park employee or give us some suggestions.



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Scholarship Opportunities

Youth Scholarships are given out yearly. We rely on donations to make these scholarships possible. Please consider giving a donation towards this worthy cause. Click here to find out more about our youth scholarships.



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