Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: December 11, 2018

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Posted: December 11, 2018

The November/December issue of Chicagoland Gardening features a familiar facade, with Wilder Park Conservatory taking center stage on their cover. The facility was featured in their 'Tropical Escapes' article which highlights conservatories throughout the Chicagoland area.

Elmhurst Park District Horticulturist, David Price, was quoted in the piece, saying "One of the nicest things about the conservatory is it has a long history."

"We have photos of a grandmother bringing her grandchild here. When we asked, she told us of her memories of her grandmother bringing her. It's a wonderful tradition."

Check out the full issue here.

Posted: December 5, 2018

Elmhurst Park District Dance presented their first ever Dance Holiday Magic event on Sunday, December 2.

Posted: December 4, 2018

 As a result of issues with the Elmhurst Park District’s registration software, the District made changes to the first day of registration process beginning with winter registration.

Posted: November 29, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District has been recognized as an Illinois Distinguished Accredited Agency by the Illinois Association of Park Districts and the Illinois Park and Recreation Association.

Posted: November 29, 2018

No school? Join the fun at Winter Fun Camp and spend your days off learning about fitness and much more! We provide everything you need for fun-filled winter days. Dress for sports and games.

Posted: November 28, 2018

Power has been restored at The Abbey, and it will reopen as scheduled at 8:30 a.m. Thank you for the patience throughout this power outage.

Posted: November 27, 2018

Power will be restored over night and Courts Plus will open at noon tomorrow, November 28, after running the necessary equipment checks. Thank you again for all your patience.

Posted: November 27, 2018

As a result of issues with the Elmhurst Park District’s registration software, the District has made changes to the first day of registration process beginning with winter registration this Saturda

Posted: November 27, 2018

You'll notice a new look at the Wilder Mansion website. We recently updated the site and hope you take the opportunity to check it out!

Posted: November 20, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District Winter Brochure is out for delivery and should be ar

Posted: November 20, 2018

The holiday shopping season is underway.

Posted: November 19, 2018

Thanksgiving is the time of year when you express what you’re most thankful for and, here at the Park District, we’re grateful every day for the Elmhurst community.

Posted: November 15, 2018

Six months and 50 pounds later, Courts Plus Member Jennie is feeling elated and energized about the change in direction her health has taken in such a short time.

Posted: November 9, 2018

The proposed 2019 Budget and Tentative Budget & Appropriation Ordinance are available for review at the District’s administration office, 375 W. First St.

Posted: November 8, 2018

This semester, Courts Plus welcomed two students from the Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy (ELSA), an Elmhurst College four-year, post-secondary certificat

Posted: November 1, 2018

Don't throw away your tangled, broken or burned out holiday lights this year; recycle them! The City of Elmhurst and Elmhurst Park District are partnering with SCARCE for holiday lights recycling.

Posted: October 24, 2018

Residents can expect to see changes to the first day of registration for Elmhurst Park District programs beginning with the winter season.

Posted: October 18, 2018

There are more ways than one to find value in a Courts Plus Membership.

Posted: October 11, 2018

At the Tuesday, October 10 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, members of the Elmhurst Garden Club presented a check to the District for $4,000, raised during the ann

Posted: October 11, 2018

Two seats for a six-year term on the Elmhurst Park District Board of Commissioners are up for election in the Consolidated Election on April 2, 2019.

Posted: October 1, 2018

Update: The survey is now closed. If you still have questions or comments regarding registration, contact us and let us know!

It’s no secret that two of the last three registrations have been frustrating and difficult for residents. Therefore, staff will be making changes to the first day of registration beginning with winter registration in December.  

Posted: September 25, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District is commi

Posted: September 11, 2018

The Park District has partnered with Kids Around the World in the past to remove and re-purpose old playground equipment.

Posted: September 6, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District is seeking public comment on its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan.

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