Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: June 18, 2018

Paving of the Berens Park west lot and the parking stalls along Oaklawn begins today. Work is being completed on the driveway of the west lot now and it should open by mid morning.

Posted: June 14, 2018

It was smooth sailing for participants signing up for summer programs during resident registration on Saturday, May 5.

Posted: June 7, 2018

Registration for programs featured in the Fall 2018 Brochure opens today at 8 a.m. for residents.

Posted: June 7, 2018

With school out of session, the Park District is beginning work on the redevelopment of Conrad Fischer Park playground, which will receive new structures and play surfacing this summer.

Posted: June 5, 2018

The Berens Park synthetic turf fields renovations are moving along! The old turf has been removed and fine grading has taken place. Renovations are expected to be completed in August!

Posted: June 4, 2018

Wagner Community Center's summer hours run now through August 25, 2018. The facility will be open from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday and 8 a.m.-Noon on Saturday.

Posted: May 25, 2018

A strategic plan is essential to the success of any organization. It drives long-range planning, directs decision-making, and assists with allocating resources.

Posted: May 21, 2018

We're popping into the parks on select days this summer to party with you! Kids of all ages are invited to head to the park for some good old-fashioned fun.

Posted: May 16, 2018

Spend a memorable day at Sugar Creek Golf Course, where the brand new deck is ready for relaxing!

Posted: April 26, 2018

Spring and summer are the perfect time to go out and enjoy the parks, especially the playgrounds! At playgrounds kids socialize, develop motor skills and burn off energy while having fun!

Posted: April 18, 2018

Put your summer plans on track with an Elmhurst Park District pool punch card, now available to purchase at Wagner Community Center. They are good for 20 swims and gain you access to all three of our aquatic facilities, East End Pool, Norman P. Smalley Pool and the Spray Ground at The Hub.

Punch cards are great for out of town guests or even for the babysitter to use for visits to the pools. Rates are $99 residents/$160 non-residents and $80 resident seniors age 65 and older. 

Posted: April 17, 2018

For nearly two years, Elmhurst Park District residents have completed their online seasonal registrations seamlessly.

Posted: April 12, 2018

The Elmhurst Gymnastics Center’s Boys USAG team competed at the State Championship in Chicago the weekend of March 23-25, 2018.

Posted: April 6, 2018

The season opening of The Hub has been delayed due to the unseasonably cold weather.

Posted: March 21, 2018

Many adults look back on their first job with fondness. It was a time to gain some independence, make new friends, and maybe earn a little spending money.

Posted: March 19, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District’s annual egg hunt is a popular spring event attracting more than 1,500 people to beautiful Wilder Park.

Posted: March 15, 2018

At the March 12, 2018 Park Board meeting, Park District staff and the Board’s ad hoc IT committee provided updates regarding the District’s registration software, RecTrac from Vermont Systems, Inc.

Posted: March 15, 2018

One of the values the Park District emphasizes is being Community Focused – at the end of the day, it’s all about the community we serve.

Posted: March 15, 2018

As the home to many Park District programs, including dance, preschool and gymnastics, it’s important that Wagner Community Center is maintained to ensure a safe recreation space for the community.

Posted: February 27, 2018

Plans for the redevelopment of Conrad Fischer Park playground moved forward at the Monday, February 26 Park Board meeting, with the Board approving the Playground Redevelopment Project and Safety S

Posted: February 27, 2018

Visitors to the Salt Creek Park softball field will soon have a new way to practice their swing, as the Park Board approved the installation of batting cages in the park at the February 24 Park Boa

Posted: February 24, 2018

We apologize for the disruption and inconvenience that occurred this morning with the Park District's registration software.

Posted: February 16, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the students, staff and families in Parkland, Florida.

Posted: February 13, 2018

Installed in 2008, the two existing synthetic turf sports fields at Berens Park are popular sites for soccer, football and lacrosse.

Posted: February 13, 2018

This spring, residents can look forward to new trees coming to Park District parks.

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