Elmhurst Park District News

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.

Posted: April 26, 2021

The summer brochure was released last week, which included details about East End and Smalley Pools.

Posted: April 22, 2021

The Summer 2021 Digital Brochure is now available! View information on summer programming, pools and camps! R

Posted: April 20, 2021

Looking for active, outdoor volunteer opportunities for your friends, family or organization? Check out Adopt-A-Park!

Posted: April 13, 2021

The Elmhurst Park District has been awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA

Posted: April 13, 2021

Over the course of the last several Elmhurst Park District Board meetings, commissioners met in closed session with the Park District’s attorney to discuss a 17-foot-wide piece of property in the P

Posted: April 13, 2021

Set yourself up for fun this summer! Co-Rec Sand Volleyball League registration is now open!

Posted: April 8, 2021

We are working to enhance a park in your community and we need your help.

Posted: April 6, 2021

The public restroom at East End Park is currently closed for repairs. A portable restroom will be installed today and will be in place until repairs can be completed and the restroom can reopen.

Posted: March 23, 2021

Calling all middle schoolers & teens, ages 11-15! Grab your flashlight, a basket and join us for the Flashlight Egg Hunt in Wilder Park on Thursday, April 1 at 8pm sharp.

Posted: March 11, 2021

Get back in the game this spring! Softball teams play a 10-game regular season followed by a single elimination postseason tournament for top 8 teams in each division. Multiple leagues offered.

Posted: March 2, 2021

It’s time to dust off those fancy clothes hiding in the back of your closet and gather around your dinner table to enjoy a delicious meal and fun activities all together!

Posted: March 2, 2021

The Park District’s 2021 Budget reflects a year of transition as part of a slow and gradual recovery including the reopening and expanding of facilities, programs and services as the COVID-19 vaccine becomes wider-spread, mandated capacity and social distancing restrictions are lifted, and more participants become comfortable to return to indoor programs and services.

Posted: March 1, 2021

For the past two months, staff at the Elmhurst Park District has been planning for the expansion of programming in spring and summer.

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