Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: August 10, 2022

At their August 8 meeting, the Park Board approved the planting of sixty trees this fall.

Posted: August 9, 2022

The Park Board and staff share in the frustration many experienced during Saturday’s registration. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience it caused residents.

Posted: August 8, 2022

In mid-August, construction will begin at Washington Park as Elmhurst Park District staff removes the south baseball field.

Posted: August 4, 2022

Join Elmhurst Park District and Courts Plus at the second annual Elmhurst Pickleball Open, taking place Saturday, August 20 at Crestview Park.

Posted: August 2, 2022

Join our team and make a difference in Elmhurst! Opportunities include:

Boys Competitive Gymnastics Head Coach (Part-Time)

Posted: August 1, 2022

Beginning in August, Nicor Gas, with its contractor NPL, will be installing a new 1,875-foot segment of 16- and 20-inch natural gas main along Madison Street, beginning east of Route 83 in Villa Pa

Posted: August 1, 2022

Stop by Ben Allison's playground Wednesday, August 24, 6-7 pm to tell us changes you would like to see at the park in 2023!

Posted: July 27, 2022

In June, the Park District made the decision to hire an outside IT consultant to assist with reviewing and selecting a high performing registration software.

Posted: July 18, 2022

The Glos Memorial Park expansion project is finished and the park is reopened to the public.

Posted: July 15, 2022

Impact Dance Company will be holding auditions for the upcoming 2022-2023 season on Saturday, August 6. The award-winning company is inviting all dancers ages 7-17 to tryout at their age level.

Posted: July 13, 2022

Mark your calendars:

  • Gymnastics Resident Registration: Saturday, July 30, 8 am
  • Resident Registration: Saturday, August 6, 8 am
  • Non-resident Registration: Tuesday, August 9, 8 am
Posted: July 11, 2022

Pack more fun into the last half of summer with a 10 Swim Punch Card - now on sale! Purchase at East End Pool, Smalley Pool, Wagner Community Center or Courts Plus.

Posted: July 1, 2022

A recent collaboration with Elmhurst Cool Cities Coalition (ECCC) has transformed the exterior north end of Wilder Park Conservatory

Posted: June 30, 2022

Sugar Creek Golf Course draws its name from the creek which runs through the property.

Posted: June 29, 2022

With the goal of improving the experience of signing up for programs, the Park District is planning to contract with an outside IT consultant to assist in the process of reviewing and selecting a r

Posted: June 24, 2022

Elmhurst Park District is having a lifeguard training class the week of June 27 and it's not too late to get certified, join our team and work at the pools this summer!

Posted: June 20, 2022

The Park District's newest park in more than 30 years, Centennial Park, is now open! Centrally located in Elmhurst, at 155 E.

Posted: June 17, 2022

Centennial Recreation Center (CRC), the new home for adult programming at Elmhurst Park District, is now open! Located in Centennial Park at 155 E. St.

Posted: June 10, 2022

Smalley Pool will open for the season on Monday, June 13! We appreciate your patience as we worked to get enough lifeguards trained to safely open the pool.

Posted: June 4, 2022

Parks staff will begin spot treatments with herbicide for weed control Districtwide the week of June 6 and continue through mid-June.

Posted: June 2, 2022

Due to a shortage of lifeguards, the opening of Smalley Pool is being delayed by one week to Monday, June 13.

Posted: June 2, 2022

Elmhurst Park District Executive Director, Jim Rogers, presented Elmhurst Garden Club Garden Walk & Faire Committee Chair, Georgia Dolan, with the 2019 IPRA/IAPD Community Service Award at the

Posted: June 1, 2022

A new playground is coming to Eldridge Park's east side!

Posted: May 27, 2022

Lifeguard and swim instructor positions are still available for this summer!