Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: April 18, 2018

Put your summer plans on track with an Elmhurst Park District pool punch card, now available to purchase at Wagner Community Center. They are good for 20 swims and gain you access to all three of our aquatic facilities, East End Pool, Norman P. Smalley Pool and the Spray Ground at The Hub.

Punch cards are great for out of town guests or even for the babysitter to use for visits to the pools. Rates are $99 residents/$160 non-residents and $80 resident seniors age 65 and older. 

Posted: April 17, 2018

For nearly two years, Elmhurst Park District residents have completed their online seasonal registrations seamlessly.

Posted: April 12, 2018

The Elmhurst Gymnastics Center’s Boys USAG team competed at the State Championship in Chicago the weekend of March 23-25, 2018.

Posted: April 6, 2018

The season opening of The Hub has been delayed due to the unseasonably cold weather.

Posted: March 21, 2018

Many adults look back on their first job with fondness. It was a time to gain some independence, make new friends, and maybe earn a little spending money.

Posted: March 19, 2018

The Elmhurst Park District’s annual egg hunt is a popular spring event attracting more than 1,500 people to beautiful Wilder Park.

Posted: March 15, 2018

At the March 12, 2018 Park Board meeting, Park District staff and the Board’s ad hoc IT committee provided updates regarding the District’s registration software, RecTrac from Vermont Systems, Inc.

Posted: March 15, 2018

One of the values the Park District emphasizes is being Community Focused – at the end of the day, it’s all about the community we serve.

Posted: March 15, 2018

As the home to many Park District programs, including dance, preschool and gymnastics, it’s important that Wagner Community Center is maintained to ensure a safe recreation space for the community.

Posted: February 27, 2018

Plans for the redevelopment of Conrad Fischer Park playground moved forward at the Monday, February 26 Park Board meeting, with the Board approving the Playground Redevelopment Project and Safety S

Posted: February 27, 2018

Visitors to the Salt Creek Park softball field will soon have a new way to practice their swing, as the Park Board approved the installation of batting cages in the park at the February 24 Park Boa

Posted: February 24, 2018

We apologize for the disruption and inconvenience that occurred this morning with the Park District's registration software.

Posted: February 16, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the students, staff and families in Parkland, Florida.

Posted: February 13, 2018

Installed in 2008, the two existing synthetic turf sports fields at Berens Park are popular sites for soccer, football and lacrosse.

Posted: February 13, 2018

This spring, residents can look forward to new trees coming to Park District parks.

Posted: February 13, 2018

Maintaining the parking lots and paths at District parks helps visitors access the parks safely and is an important task that aligns with the District’s goal of maintaining amenities.

Posted: February 13, 2018

The Bicentennial Fountain and its surrounding area in Wild Meadows Trace, will receive some improvements in spring 2018, just in time for

Posted: January 31, 2018

Looking for a summer job? Look no further than Elmhurst Park District Aquatics!

Posted: January 11, 2018

In an effort to make accessing Park Board documents more streamlined and user-friendly, Park Board meeting agendas, minutes and related material will now be available electronically through Board D

Posted: December 28, 2017

The Elmhurst Park District Boys Level 5 USAG Gymnastics Team landed in 1st place at the Hawaiian Pineapple Classic on Sunday, December 17.

Posted: December 7, 2017

Elmhurst Park District's Impact Junior Poms Company won Third Place at the Illinois Recreational Cheer Association State Championship on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman Es

Posted: November 28, 2017

The Conrad Fischer Park Project took a step forward at the Monday, November 27 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners.

Posted: November 21, 2017

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: November 14, 2017

At the Monday, November 14 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, members of the Elmhurst Garden Club presented a check to the District for $3,000 raised during the annu

Posted: November 10, 2017

The Courts Plus swimming pool and Elmhurst Park District lifeguard staff received top honors with a 5-star score, the highest a facility can receive, on a recent audit conducted by the Starfish Aqu

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