Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: November 18, 2020

On Tuesday, November 17, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that the State of Illinois will move to Tier 3 of resurgence mitigations beginning Friday, November 20 at 12:01 am.

Posted: November 17, 2020

Elmhurst Park District was recognized by the Illinois Association of Park Districts at their Best of the Best Awards Gala on November 12.

Posted: November 12, 2020

The Elmhurst Garden Club announced a donation of $1,000 to the Elmhurst Park District at the November 9 Park Board meeting.

Posted: November 10, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 continue to increase throughout the State of Illinois, Governor Pritzker announced today that DuPage County (Region 8) will move to Tier 2 of the resurgence mitigation beginnin

Posted: November 5, 2020

Berens Park ballfields received an upgrade this fall – two separate batting cages, which will provide a safe and efficient space for players to warm-up prior to and

Posted: November 5, 2020

Tennis nets and pickle ball nets will stay up in the parks this winter, giving the community a chance to enjoy some fun at the courts on any unseasonably warm days.

Posted: October 29, 2020

Two recent decisions by the Board of Park Commissioners will assist in dealing with the impact of COVID-19 related expenses on the District.

Posted: September 28, 2020

The District’s first dedicated pickleball courts were formally welcomed to Elmhurst last Saturday, September 26 with pickleball players, Park Board members and Park District staff coming together f

Posted: September 28, 2020

Water is vital to our parks - an important part of creating a vital, healthy environment for plants and park goers.

Posted: September 28, 2020

The COVID 19 pandemic continues to impact businesses around the world and locally in Elmhurst, including the Park District.

Posted: September 27, 2020

Note: This survey is now closed.

Posted: September 24, 2020

The tennis program has a bounce in its step this week!

Posted: September 4, 2020

Dig into some fun this September!! We're celebrating Truck Month at the Park District.

Posted: September 1, 2020

Curious about pickleball?

Posted: August 31, 2020

“This is not the usual way we would do an Eagle Scout Project,” says Walter Pasek, a member of Elmhurst’s Troop 117, as he describes the unique steps needed to earn his rank of Eagle Scout during t

Posted: July 14, 2020

Monday, July 13 was a historic moment for Elmhurst Park District, as the District unveiled and dedicated Elmhurst’s first new park in more than three decades.

Posted: July 7, 2020

In accordance with the State of Illinois’ Restore Illinois Plan and in order to try to ensure the safety and well being of our members, we are pleased to announce we will be opening the Courts Plus

Posted: June 29, 2020

As new guidance came to light late Friday afternoon, Elmhurst Park District staff has now thoroughly reviewed the guidelines in order to develop and post appropriate signage and is excited to annou

Posted: June 26, 2020

While our traditional summer programs have been cancelled this summer, that does not mean we do not have plans for fun!

Posted: June 25, 2020

As always, the health, safety, and well-being of the community is our priority, and the District continues to provide access to parks and facilities according to the State of Illinois Restore Illin

Posted: June 24, 2020

Registration is open now through July 6 and is FREE through www.ggleagues.com.
Play starts at 7 p.m. on July 15 for 3v3 League and 7 p.m. on July 14 for 1v1 League. Playoffs are scheduled for August 19.

Posted: June 4, 2020

The 'traditional' Funseekers and Courts Plus Summer Camps that many children have enjoyed through the Elmhurst Park District will not be offered this summer.

Posted: May 28, 2020

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June 25 Update - Phase 4: Revitalization

Posted: May 28, 2020

The Elmhurst Park District looks forward to continuing to reopen and fulfill its mission of Enriching lives while having fun!

In accordance with the State of Illinois’ Restore Illinois Plan, staff continues to plan for the return of programming and reopening of facilities as detailed in Phase 3-Recovery, which is set to begin Friday, May 29. We continue to monitor the progress as we move through these phases, and we are prepared to adjust our plan as we get closer to Phase 4-Revitalization.

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