Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: November 23, 2022

The Winter Brochure is now available online. Registration dates are:

  • Gymnastics registration: Saturday, December 3
  • Courts Plus registration: Saturday, December 10
  • General resident registration: Saturday, December 17
  • Non-resident registration: Tuesday, December 20
Posted: November 17, 2022

Improvements are coming to Ben Allison Park next year, including a new playground. The Park Board approved the park’s Master Plan at their Monday, November 14 meeting.

Posted: December 2, 2022

30 days for $45!

Students age 18-22 - halt the holiday fitness slump with a 30-Day Holiday Membership at Courts Plus for just $45.

Posted: November 30, 2022

Centennial's gym is open for play!

Posted: November 23, 2022

An Elmhurst Park District gift card gives the gift of recreation and fun all year long! From pool passes to summer camps, there are so many ways to use gift cards in 2023!

Posted: November 21, 2022

Have your holiday lights lost their twinkle? Instead of sending them to the landfill, drop your dead lights off in one of our containers at:

  • Courts Plus (186 S. West Avenue)
  • Centennial Recreation Center (155 E. St. Charles Road)
  • Elmhurst Park District Administrative Office (375 W First Street)
  • Wagner Community Center (615 N. West Avenue)
  • City Hall (209 N. York Street)
Posted: November 18, 2022

Learn about District projects, accomplishments and future plans.

Presented on Wednesday, November 16 by Park Board President, Kevin Graf and Executive Director, Jim Rogers, the address highlighted District projects, accomplishments and future plans.

Posted: November 15, 2022

The Winter Brochure will be available online on Wednesday, November 23. Mark your calendars with the registration dates.

Posted: November 14, 2022

Ask questions and learn about District projects, accomplishments and future plans at the upcoming Virtual State of the Park District Address at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 16. 

Posted: November 7, 2022

Sugar Creek Golf Course held a ground breaking ceremony for the Sugar Creek restoration project on Saturday, November 5.

Posted: November 2, 2022

A new park is on the horizon for Elmhurst Park District.

Posted: October 31, 2022

Wilder Park Conservatory's Fall Flower Show is now open.

Posted: October 25, 2022

At the Monday, October 24 Park Board Meeting, the Elmhurst Garden Club presented a check for $5,000 to the Park District.

Posted: October 24, 2022

Sugar Creek Golf Course invites the community to a ground breaking ceremony for the Sugar Creek restoration project on Saturday, November 5 at 10:30 am.

Posted: October 21, 2022

This month, 160 native Bur Oak saplings made their debut as they were planted near the Elmhurst Great Western Prairie’s northern tree line.

Posted: October 14, 2022

TruGreen is scheduled to begin the annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.

Posted: October 14, 2022

Centennial's gym is open for play!

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Posted: October 13, 2022

Centennial's gym is open for play!

Posted: October 12, 2022

Stay active this winter with Adult Sports Leagues. Registration is now open for Men's Basketball and Adult Co-Rec Indoor Volleyball. 

Posted: October 7, 2022

Elmhurst Park District staff is currently working on the Winter Brochure and planning out Winter Registration.

Posted: October 4, 2022

Some little boys want to be a firefighter or a police officer when they grow up. But 6-year-old Patrick “Paddy” Payne has another profession in mind.

Posted: October 3, 2022

The Sugar Creek restoration project at Sugar Creek Golf Course will begin Monday, October 3. During the project, the golf course will be closed and unplayable.

Posted: September 26, 2022

Cloudy skies didn’t stop the neighborhood from coming out to play last Saturday during the ribbon cutting at Eldridge Park’s newly redeveloped ea

Posted: September 23, 2022

Elmhurst Park District was honored to receive a 2022 Best of the Best Award from the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD) last week.

Posted: September 19, 2022

April 4, 2023 Consolidated Election for Park District Commissioner

Prospective candidates seeking the office of Park Commissioner for the Elmhurst Park District for the Consolidated Election to be held on April 4, 2023 may pick up packets at the Elmhurst Park District Administrative Office at 375 West First Street, Elmhurst, IL beginning September 19, 2022 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. for the office of Park Board Commissioner. Candidate packets are provided as a courtesy of the Elmhurst Park District. Each candidate is urged to seek legal counsel to determine individual requirements for running for elected office.

Potential candidates can begin circulating petitions on Tuesday, September 20, 2022.

Candidate petitions or certificates of nomination will be accepted beginning December 12, 2022 through December 19, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.