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Explore New Cultural Pass to Adventure Venues This Summer

A Library Experience without Borders

Washington County, Oregon: The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) is excited to offer two new venues in the Cultural Pass to Adventure program this summer – the World of Speed Motorsports Museum in Wilsonville and access to 25 Oregon State Parks. These new venues join the roster of 10 cultural destinations available for online reservation with a WCCLS library card.

WCCLS Offers 10 Cultural Pass Destinations

  • World of Speed Motorsports Museum - New
  • Oregon State Parks – New
  • Wings & Waves Waterpark – Summer Only!
  • Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
  • Lan Su Chinese Garden
  • Pittock Mansion
  • Rice NW Museum of Rocks & Minerals
  • Gilbert House Children’s Museum
  • The Oregon Garden
  • Washington County Museum

Reserve Online: www.wccls.org/culturalpass

New Passes Available Beginning June 1:

Oregon State Parks

Get out and explore all the wonders of Oregon with a parking pass to an Oregon State Park. WCCLS and the Oregon State Parks have launched a 6-month pilot partnership valid June 1 – December 31, 2019. The Pass will be honored at all 25 Oregon State Parks that charge a parking fee. Visit bit.ly/OneDayPermit for a list of parks that charge a day-use parking fee. Once you have your date and location identified book your online reservation with the WCCLS Cultural Pass program, print your pass and hit the road to explore Oregon. (www.oregonstateparks.org)

World of Speed Museum

From drag racing and land-speed records to hydroplanes and NASCAR, you can explore it all! This educational museum features historic race cars, boats, and motorcycles that tell the story of motorsports culture. Through interactive exhibits and hands-on activities, the museum offers visitors a behind-the-scenes view of the racing world.

A great destination for families - tour the museum and drop in for Otto’s Storytime Garage on a Friday morning or join in the World of Speed Reads in June. This Cultural Pass admits up to two people at any admission level. Children age 5 or younger are admitted free. (www.worldofspeed.org)

Summer Only Pass:

Wings & Waves Waterpark

This McMinnville, Oregon destination is an indoor, all-season waterpark that includes ten waterslides, ranging from slides for the little ones to slides for daredevils, and a fun wave pool. Slide out of a real Boeing 747 aircraft sitting on the roof, and enjoy an awesome day of fun!

Always a favorite summer-time destination, this Pass admits two individuals into the Waterpark. The Pass is limited to one use per summer season from June 1 through September 29, 2019.  

Waterpark Admission Passes are available this summer in three "waves:"

  • ALL TAKEN! - June Dates: reservations began May 1 at 9 a.m. for June 1-30
  • July Dates: reservations began May 31 at 9 a.m. for July 1-31
  • August & September Dates: reservations begin July 1 at 9 a.m. for August 1-September 30

 

The Washington County Cooperative Library Services (WCCLS) includes: Banks Public Library, Beaverton City Library, Beaverton City Library @ Murray Scholls, Cedar Mill Community Library, Cedar Mill Community Library @ Bethany, Cornelius Public Library, Forest Grove City Library, Garden Home Community Library, Hillsboro Public Libraries (Main and Shute Park), North Plains Public Library, Sherwood Public Library, Tigard Public Library, Tualatin Public Library, and West Slope Community Library. Two specialty libraries are also a part of the Cooperatives library card service — the Oregon College of Art & Craft and the Tuality Health Education Resource Center.