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? 

Members of the Three Rivers Park District Teen Council will work with park staff on teen-oriented park district initiatives. 

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

June 19–Aug. 21 | Hyland
Learn new skills and refine your techniques in kayaks, canoes and stand-up paddleboards. Open to ages 16 and older.

June 23 | Gale Woods
Build a portable stack-brick oven and fire it up to cook dough for pizza and bread. Reserve your spot by June 20. Open to ages 14 and older.

June 21 | French
Are you an existing teen volunteer at Three Rivers Park District? Do you like to have fun and eat pizza? Sign up today!