Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: April 11, 2019

While we all anxiously await springtime weather in Chicago, we’re kicking off a few very eventful weekends.

Posted: April 10, 2019

The water main break outside of Wagner Community Center was fixed this afternoon and the facility will open as scheduled on Thursday, April 11.

Posted: April 10, 2019

Due to a water main break, Wagner Community Center will be closed for the remainder of the day.

Posted: April 7, 2019

We apologize for any inconvenience, but due to weather, The Hub will not be opening today. We are hoping the weather looks better next weekend! 

Posted: April 3, 2019

In 2017, as part of the Elmhurst Park District’s Vision 2020 plan, the District acquired 0S762 Old York Road for the future development of the District’s first dog park.

Posted: March 29, 2019

• April 1 – April 30, 2019:  Applications are available at the Wagner Center and on our website at www.epd.org.  Go to “Programs” then “Rec Station Before & After School Care.” 

Posted: March 29, 2019

This past weekend, a number of athletes on the Elmhurst Park District’s Boys USAG team competed at the State Championship in Chicago.

Posted: March 27, 2019

Elmhurst Park District has a new team participating in the Relay for Life of Elmhurst, Addison, Lombard and Villa Park this year called "Elmhurst Park District Dancing for a Cure" and we want you t

Posted: February 27, 2019

Last month in front of peers from park districts across the state, Elmhurst Park Board President Vince Spaeth and Executive Director Jim Rogers accepted the Distinguished Accreditation award, an in

Posted: February 11, 2019

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: February 4, 2019

Elmhurst Park District's Impact Dance Company provided performances for halftime at the Elmhurst College Women’s and Men’s Basketball games on Saturday, January 26.

Posted: February 4, 2019

In 2017, the Board acquired 0S762 Old York Road for the future development of the District’s first dog park.

Posted: January 31, 2019

Elmhurst Park District facilities will reopen at noon today and most programs will resume as scheduled. However, a number of programs have been canceled and participants have been contacted.

Posted: January 29, 2019

WEATHER-RELATED CLOSING UPDATE

Posted: January 28, 2019

All afternoon programs with a start time of 3:30 pm or later will go on as scheduled. However, the remainder of water exercise classes at Courts Plus have been cancelled. 

Posted: January 28, 2019

Park District facilities will open today as scheduled, however, all day time recreation programming at Wagner Community Center has been cancelled.  A determination about evening programs will

Posted: January 22, 2019

Elmhurst Park District is busy preparing the Spring Brochure and is looking forward to the upcoming season.

Posted: January 19, 2019

Thanks to our snow removal crew, the snow has been cleared and Courts Plus will open as scheduled.

Posted: January 17, 2019

Last fall, the Park District conducted a survey of pool pass and pool punch card holders to gain feedback on pool amenities and insight into how the Park District could improve the pool goers’ expe

Posted: December 27, 2018

Registration is now open for winter kids programming at Courts Plus. The facility offers many opportunities for kids of all ages to keep moving this winter.

Posted: December 17, 2018

On Monday, October 1, 2018, Park Board President Vince Spaeth and Executive Director Jim Rogers gave the 2018 State of the Park District address. The presentation aimed to provide a current look at District projects, accomplishments and future plans, with a specific emphasis this year on the Vision 2020 progress and resulting plans.

Posted: December 13, 2018

Elmhurst Park District’s Impact Dance Company attended the Illinois Recreational Cheer Association 2018 Cheer and Dance State Championship on Sunday, December 9, at Sears Centre in Hoffman Estates,

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.

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