Welcome to the Teen Zone

Looking for a job or internship? Wondering how to get involved in the community? Three Rivers offers tons of opportunities for teens to build their resumes, get experience and gather life skills. Adventure is out there! What are you waiting for? 

Be part of an outdoor recreation crew, help out as an assistant naturalist, work with professional artists and more as a Three Rivers volunteer.

Find a job or internship, or learn about job shadowing and informational interview opportunities at Three Rivers.

Ready to get outside? Browse the full list of programs to see what's coming up. We'll see you in the parks! 

What's Happening in the Parks

Ongoing | Multiple Locations
Learn the basics of archery and try shooting a bow!

August–October | Multiple Locations
Be a part of protecting restored prairies by collecting native wildflower seeds.

The Wandering Naturalist

Episodes 177–179: Nature for All

This month we speak with leaders from different community groups that are making nature more accessible for all. Learn more about FIWYGIN Outdoors and BIPOC Outdoors Twin Cities, Birdability and Urban Roots.

The Three Rivers Blog

August 15, 2023

A historical interpreter walks us through his favorite part of one of his favorite parks, uncovering some unwritten history.

July 25, 2023

Learn how Three Rivers Park District takes care of precious water resources.

June 29, 2023

Did you know that one of Three Rivers' parks was formerly a summer camp? Learn more about Silverwood Park’s history.