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Tukwila Parks & Recreationwp_posts 
12424 42nd Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168

Phone: 206 768-2822
Fax: 206 768-0524

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Recreation and Community Services

Recreation and Community Services with Tukwila Parks and Recreation have a positive history with children, families, individuals, and older adults throughout Tukwila and surrounding communities. Staff strive to create experiences that improve health, foster friendships, and provide unique and engaging experiences that enhance people’s quality of life. Since the beginning of the Coronavirus Pandemic, our staff have been developing strategies that will allow us to serve the community safely.   Please take a moment and select a program area below to learn more about opportunities and cancelations.

Fitness & Wellness

In-Person and Virtual Fitness:   Updated 2/1/2021: In accordance with the Healthy Washington – Roadmap to Recovery Plan, Tukwila Parks and Recreation has implemented several health and safety measures to help limit the spread of Covid-19.  Opportunities for individuals to work out in person at the Tukwila Community Center Fitness began again on January 19, 2021.

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Questions about fitness programs or memberships can be directed to:   sports@tukwilawa.gov  

Mobile Recreation: Park n’ Play

Park n’ Play   Youth and teen staff will be rolling around Tukwila this October through December to deliver FREE meals, recreation activity kits, snacks, and other essentials. Masks and social distancing are required when visiting a program site, sanitizer is provided, and those that are ill or have household members that are ill are asked not to visit a site.   See details below.   Thank you to the following partners who make this program possible: Tukwila Children’s Foundation, U-Power, Tukwila School District, Impact Public Schools, King County Library System, and the City of Seattle.    

For questions contact ParksRec@TukwilaWA.gov with questions.

Preschool, Youth, & Teen Programs

Play and Learn:   Join Tukwila Parks and Recreation staff every Friday from 10:30am-12pm at Crestview Park for the Outdoor Play and Learn Group. This group will explore the outdoors, have group time, arts & crafts, sing songs and so much more.  Kids ages birth to 5 are welcome. Group is limited to 10 people and each person attending the group must reserve a spot online, including adults. We can’t wait to see you in the Park!   Register HERE

Tukwila Learning Center Preschool:  A small preschool program continues to meet while following all State of Washington Covid protocols. For more information, please email staff at ParksRec@TukwilaWA.gov

Youth:  At this time most youth programs are on HOLD due to Covid-19.  A small in-person education support program is being offered for working caregivers/parents.   For more information, please email staff at ParksRec@TukwilaWA.gov

Senior Services

FREE Senior Zoom Classes w/ Christina:  Each Monday and Wednesday from 11:00am – 11:50am.  Classes include 30 minutes of movement, followed by 20 minutes of social time. Attendees can request to have a fitness pack delivered to their door which includes small hand weights, ankle weights, an exercise ball, and exercise band. The packs are available for loan for as long as the program is offered virtually. For more information, email sports@TukwilaWA.gov or call 206-767-2822

Foot Care   Every third Thursday of each month a   Health Nurse provides essential foot care.   Appointment times are from 9:00am-2:30pm. Call 206-767-2321 for an appointment or email ParksRec@TukwilaWa.gov. Fee: $25 cash or checks accepted.

Meals on Wheels   There are circumstances when shopping and preparing food is challenging.   Tukwila’s senior services is part of King County’s Meals on Wheels program and delivers meals each week to older adults in Tukwila.   Orders are taken Mondays and meals are delivered on Thursdays. Call 206-448-5767   or apply online at: www.seniorservices.org/food

Operation Meal Drop   Tukwila adults aged 55 and over can receive FREE DELIVERED MEALS.   For information please call 206-767-2321 or e-mail ParksRec@TukwilaWa.gov

Silver & Fit   This exercise and healthy aging program is specifically designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life through exercise and fun. Sivler & Fit delivers daily live classes (Silver&Fit At Home), virtual fitness mixers, articles, recipes and movement motivation. They offer daily classes at 10am:   facebook.com/SilverandFit/

Silver Sneakers   For older adults and those looking for a gentle workout, Silver Sneakers delivers daily live classes, articles, and motivation: facebook.com/silversneakers Silver Sneakers also offers a wide variety of live classes and workshops offered throughout the day on their website: Silver Sneakers Live

Transportation   Hyde Shuttle Transportation.   Need to go shopping? Want to visit a friend? Have a local doctor’s appointment?   The Hyde Shuttle is a FREE van service for seniors and people with disabilities living in Tukwila.   You can ride anywhere within the service area identified by Senior Services Sound Generations.   Shuttle Hours are Monday-Friday from 9:00am -4:00pm.   call 206-727-6262.

Tukwila Senior Scoop:   A bi-monthly newsletter to share resouPR Senior Scoop Web Versionrces, services, fitness opportunities, and recreation programs for Tukwila Seniors.  Receive by email or request a hard copy by emailing: ParksRec@TukwilaWA.gov

January/February 2021 Tukwila Senior Scoop 

November 2020 Tukwila Senior Scoop

Stewardship Programs

Parks have seen increased use throughout the Covid-19 pandemic; if   you would like to support litter free parks and trails please consider becoming a volunteer and Adopt-a-Spot.

The Green Tukwila Program is focused on restoring native habitat within local parks and green spaces, volunteer and learn more: Green Tukwila

Virtual Activities  

King County Library System   KCLS has a wide range of free online resources from books to movies to online events and all free for King County residents.   KCLS.org

FREE Senior Zoom Classes w/ Christina:  Each Monday and Wednesday from 11:00am – 11:50am.  Classes include 30 minutes of movement, followed by 20 minutes of social time. Attendees can request to have a fitness pack delivered to their door which includes small hand weights, ankle weights, an exercise ball, and exercise band. The packs are available for loan for as long as the program is offered virtually. For more information, email sports@TukwilaWA.gov or call 206-767-2822

MindStream   Free online STEM+Arts education for teens. MindStream, a nationally recognized organization is providing free online classes for teens while they remain homebound due to COVID-19.   MindStream.online

ParentMap   Looking for resources to create your own virtual summer camp?   OR looking for virtual fieldtrips, craft projects, recipes, parenting resources, and up to date information that will help you survive during a pandemic?   Look no further, ParentMap has compiled an amazing calendar of activities for families w/ kids of all ages and has a valuable resource page that offers instant ideas for kid fun and caregiver relief.

Screen Free Saturdays   Many adults and their child are experiencing many challenges with work, remote learning, never ending news, and commitments and distractions that involve the use of a screen.   Join the movement to go screen free for one day each week – take a break from screens and experience the positive benefits of unplugging for a day.   Learn more: Screenfree.org/Saturdays/

Silver & Fit   This exercise and healthy aging program is specifically designed for older adults who want to improve their quality of life through exercise and fun. Silver & Fit delivers daily live classes, virtual fitness mixers, articles, recipes and movement motivation. They offer awesome daily classes at 10am:   facebook.com/SilverAndFit/

Silver Sneakers   For older adults and those looking for a gentle workout, Silver Sneakers delivers daily live classes, articles, and motivation: facebook.com/SilverSneakers Silver Sneakers also offers a wide variety of live classes and workshops offered throughout the day on their website: Silver Sneakers Live