Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: December 1, 2020

Santa's Workshop is now closed for purchasing. We'll see you next year!

Posted: November 20, 2020

What is the one class your child misses the most?! GYM CLASS!

Posted: November 18, 2020

On Tuesday, November 17, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced that the State of Illinois will move to Tier 3 of resurgence mitigations beginning Friday, November 20 at 12:01 am.

Posted: November 17, 2020

Elmhurst Park District was recognized by the Illinois Association of Park Districts at their Best of the Best Awards Gala on November 12.

Posted: November 12, 2020

The Elmhurst Garden Club announced a donation of $1,000 to the Elmhurst Park District at the November 9 Park Board meeting.

Posted: November 11, 2020

The final volunteer Elmhust Great Western Prairie Work Day on November 21 is cancelled due to concerns about the size of the volunteer group and rising case numbers of COVID-19 in DuPage county.

Posted: November 10, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 continue to increase throughout the State of Illinois, Governor Pritzker announced today that DuPage County (Region 8) will move to Tier 2 of the resurgence mitigation beginnin

Posted: November 5, 2020

Berens Park ballfields received an upgrade this fall – two separate batting cages, which will provide a safe and efficient space for players to warm-up prior to and

Posted: November 5, 2020

Tennis nets and pickle ball nets will stay up in the parks this winter, giving the community a chance to enjoy some fun at the courts on any unseasonably warm days.

Posted: November 2, 2020

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

Posted: October 30, 2020

Now booking! Looking for a warm and inviting backdrop for holiday photos? Schedule your family's holiday photos at Wilder Mansion today.

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

Looking for some fun on your day off of school?

Posted: October 6, 2020

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

Posted: October 6, 2020

Resident registration 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!