Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: October 29, 2020

Phone lines are currently down. We apologize for this inconvenience. Please use the contact link here to reach us. We will post an update when lines have been restored.

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: October 20, 2020

Beginning October 26, Club Ed. will run from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Drop off time will be 7-8 a.m.

Previously, the program's start time was 8 a.m. Club Ed. is the District's self-directed E-Learning opportunity at Elmhurst Park District locations. It provides a structured schedule five days a week that alternates designated time for self-directed E-Learning and recreational activities including indoor/outdoor games, arts and crafts. Children are in groups of 15 participants or less in a format that meets all CDC health and safety guidelines. Face coverings are required at all times except while eating.

Learn more about Club Ed. enrollment.

Posted: October 19, 2020

School Day Off program opens for registration October 21!

Looking for some fun on your day off of school?

Posted: September 15, 2020

Join with your family or organization and purchase a tree to decorate for this year's Tree Lighting in Wilder Park!

Posted: October 6, 2020

Registration for programs in our Fall II November/December Brochure opens today to non-residents.

Posted: October 6, 2020

Resident registratoin for programs featured in the Fall II November/December Brochure opens today at 8 a.m.

Posted: October 2, 2020

Discover programs and classes in our Fall II November/December Brochure, now available online!

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

As the Park District continues to provide facilities, programs, and services under the State of Illinois and other public health guidelines, we would appreciate your feedback.

Posted: September 25, 2020

This event is full, but click here to be added to our waitlist!

Put on your costume, pack a blanket and prepare for some crafty fun at our Pumpkin Party in Wilder Park! Your family will have a reserved spot on the lawn and each child will receive a pumpkin and decorating supplies. Enjoy the beautiful fall colors at the park while listening to festive music and participating in fall themed BINGO. Children will also have a chance to walk down our trick-or-treat trail and collect goodies to take home.

Posted: September 24, 2020

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

Posted: September 22, 2020

Spots are still open for this program!

Posted: September 15, 2020

Join us as we safely celebrate the grand opening of the Crestview Park Pickleball Courts! We’ll celebrate with a ribbon cutting and a pickleball demonstration on the brand new courts.

Posted: September 4, 2020

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

Posted: September 2, 2020

The start of the school year has been stressful for many families as parents struggle to balance work with remote and hybrid learning.

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: August 24, 2020

Fall fun part one! Our September/October Fall I Brochure is now viewable online.

Posted: July 20, 2020

Summer tennis programs kick-off on Monday, July 20 and registration is now open!

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 8, 2020

The Park District is excited to announce that, in cooperation with the State of Illinois’ Restore Illinois Plan, The Hub’s Spray Ground will reopen Saturday, July 11 for 2 hour timeslots.

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