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


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering for Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation is incredibly rewarding. It offers a chance to give back to the community, meet new people, and be a part of exciting events. Volunteers play a vital role in creating memorable experiences for everyone, making each event special and fun.  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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Job Opportunities
Jobs at Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation are fantastic opportunities for those who love the outdoors and enjoy serving the community. Employees get to be part of a dynamic team, organizing and running exciting events while making a positive impact on the lives of residents. The work is fulfilling, and the supportive environment makes every day enjoyable and rewarding. 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".


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
Foellinger Theatre in Fort Wayne is a fantastic spot for catching live shows and concerts. The open-air setting is perfect for summer nights, and the performances are always top-notch. It's a great place to relax and enjoy some good entertainment.


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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.



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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