Beat the Bunny 5K, Organization Involvement at Derby Days, Derby Days Do-Gooder Scholarship, and more!

Parks and Recreation
Beat the Bunny 5K

Beat the Bunny 5K

There is still time to sign up for Beat the Bunny 5K, a fun family event on April 1. Whether you plan to run, walk, roll, stroll, or hop, if you Beat the Bunny, you'll win a prize! This year's course starts and finishes at the Redmond Community Center at Marymoor Village and goes through scenic Marymoor Park.

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Organization Involvement at Derby Days

Applications are open for businesses and organizations to get involved in Derby Days 2023. Opportunities include sponsorships, parade entries, activity booths, and more.

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2022 D0-Gooder

Derby Days Derby Do-Gooder Scholarship

The City of Redmond is accepting applications for the 2023 Derby Do-Gooder Scholarship, presented by WM. Applications are due by 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 4.

Apply for the scholarship

Work with us

Come Work With Us

The City of Redmond Parks and Recreation Department is hiring seasonal workers to help keep our parks and trails pristine and run summer camps across the City. Applications for seasonal jobs are now open.

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study nature

Woods and Watershed Walk

Join us and Nature Vision for a free walk and ecology activities in Smith Woods. Activities include studying plants and wildlife, testing water samples, and learning ways to keep our water abundant and healthy.

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Poetry Workshop for Teens with Redmond's Poet Laureate

Redmond's Poet Laureate, Laura Da’, is hosting a poetry workshop for teens ages 13-18 at the Old Firehouse Teen Center on March 24. Each workshop will use poetry and song lyrics to explore a sense of place and history through observation of the natural and urban environment. Participants will create poems that will be projected in Downtown Park in April, which is National Poetry Month. All levels of poetry experience and interest are welcome to attend this free workshop.

Learn more and sign up for the workshop