Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: July 24, 2021

Staff made the decision to cancel the Bags, Brew and BBQ event that was planned for Saturday, July 24.

Posted: July 23, 2021

The digital only Fall 2021 Brochure is now online! 

Posted: July 12, 2021

Pack more fun into the end of summer with 10-swim Punch Cards.

For residents only, this is a perfect way to end your summer at that pools.

Posted: June 30, 2021

Master Plans for the expansion of Glos Memorial Park and the development of Centennial Park were approved at the June 28

Posted: June 28, 2021

The Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners has reached unanimous consensus to pursue eminent domain against a developer who is attempting to force the Park District to relocate a section of

Posted: June 24, 2021

Introducing Ultimate Futsal: Already play soccer, or interested in a faster paced game?

Posted: June 11, 2021

It’s not every day that a guinea pig gets to venture to a local playground. But on a sunny day in May, Nutella the guinea pig made her way to Butterfield Park.

Posted: June 29, 2021

The lifeguard staff at East End and Smalley Pools received five stars on their first of three unannounced audits from Starguard Elite during the week of June 21, 2021.

Posted: June 23, 2021

Looking for a great summer job? We are still hiring lifeguards for the summer season! Join the amazing aquatics team and learn lifelong skills while making a difference in your community!

Posted: June 14, 2021

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help. Stop by Glos Memorial Park from 6-7:30 p.m.

Posted: June 9, 2021

It’s been 455 days since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a worldwide pandemic.

Posted: June 8, 2021

The State remains on track to move to Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois Plan on Friday, June 11, and the Elmhurst Park District is excited to begin transitioning back to pre-pandemic operations.

Posted: May 28, 2021

Update - This survey is now closed. 

Elmhurst Park District is looking for community input on the development of its newest park, Centennial Park, located at 155 E. St. Charles Road. Please view the potential concepts below and take our short survey to provide us feedback.

Posted: May 25, 2021

From the onset of the pandemic, the Park District has regularly adjusted operations based on the latest guidance provided by governing agencies.

Posted: May 25, 2021

It may feel more like summer as usual at the pools if the State enters Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois plan!

Posted: May 24, 2021

Come join us at The Hub this summer! Opening day is Saturday, May 29 and we're thrilled to welcome you back!

Posted: May 20, 2021

Update: Due to weather, we will be meeting inside at Centennial Recreation Center.

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help. Stop by our Open House at to give your opinion about the proposed Master Plan for the park.

Posted: May 18, 2021

At the Monday, May 10 Park Board meeting, incumbents Kevin Graf and Carolyn Ubriaco were sworn in along with new Commissioner, Meghan Scarsella.

Posted: May 13, 2021

Make your summer count with a Courts Plus 99-day Summer Membership!

Posted: May 12, 2021

Late last week, the Governor announced that our State will move to the Bridge Phase on Friday, May 14 and if things continue trending in a positive way, we will progress through to Phase 5 as early

Posted: May 4, 2021

Update - This survey is now closed. 

Elmhurst Park District is looking for community input on what new amenities to implement to the Glos Memorial Park Expansion. (142 E. Park and Expansion site 135 Robert Palmer Dr.) The northern end of the park shall remain.

Posted: April 30, 2021

Retiring Park Board Commissioner, Doug Ennis, was recognized at the April 26, 2021 Park Board meeting for his six years of service to the board.

Posted: April 29, 2021

This year is the 25th Anniversary of the Garden Walk & Faire! The Elmhurst Garden Club sponsors “An Afternoon in the Garden,” as a community fundraiser.

Posted: April 27, 2021

Glos Memorial Park has provided open space and formal gardens in downtown Elmhurst, the community’s most densely populated area, since the 1970s.

Posted: April 27, 2021

5/3/21 - Please note that this open house is being moved indoors to the History Museum annex due to the rain forecast this evening.