Elmhurst Park District News

Posted: January 13, 2020

Plans are coming together for the redevelopment of Eldridge Park’s east playground, which Elmhurst Park District intends to replace in 2020.

Posted: January 9, 2020

Update: 2020 – 2021 Rec Station Registration is postponed until further notice, continue to check this website and our

Posted: January 6, 2020

We're celebrating our 100th anniversary in 2020 and you're invited to join in the fun!

Posted: December 31, 2019

Elmhurst Park District’s Impact Dance Company attended the IRCA (Illinois Recreational Cheerleading Association) Cheer and Dance State Championship December 6-8 at the Sears Centre Arena in Hoffman

Posted: December 1, 2019

$30 days for $39!

Posted: November 26, 2019

At the November 25, 2019 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, the Board heard results of a voter survey conducted by aQity Research & Insights regarding the Distri

Posted: November 21, 2019

Thank you to everyone who attended one of Elmhurst Park District’s recent Vision 2020 Open Houses and offered feedback regarding the six large-scale projects.

Posted: November 21, 2019

On October 21, 2019 Park Board President Vince Spaeth, along with Executive Director Jim Rogers, gave the State of the Park District address to highlight 2019 accomplishments.

Posted: November 21, 2019

There's still time to purchase a tree for this year's Tree Lighting in Wilder Park! Choose your tree at Wagner Community Center.

Posted: November 11, 2019

The Elmhurst Park District is looking for your input on the replacement of Eldridge Park's east playground, located along Spring Road. This playground will be updated during the summer of 2020.

Posted: November 8, 2019

Elmhurst Park District has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019

Posted: October 17, 2019

At the October 14 Park Board meeting, the Board approved a contract with V3 Companies Ltd. to perform additional assessments at 837 S. Riverside Drive.

Posted: October 17, 2019

Drop-in at one of the Park District's upcoming Vision 2020 Open House dates and give us your feedback! Under the Vision 2020 Plan, the Park District used your input to shape six potential projects. During the Open House, you'll have the opportunity to learn more about the six potential Vision 2020 large-scale projects and ask questions.

"Input from the community is the foundation of the Vision 2020 Plan," says Executive Director, Jim Rogers.

Posted: October 17, 2019

For the thirteenth year in a row, the Elmhurst Park District has earned the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.&n

Posted: October 16, 2019

At the Monday, October 14 Park Board meeting, members of the Elmhurst Garden Club presented a check to the District for $3,000, raised during the Garden Walk and Faire, held in July.

Posted: October 14, 2019

Take a swing at some seasonal fun at the Courts Plus Halloween Tennis Party!

Posted: October 11, 2019

TruGreen began annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on Monday, October 7 and work continues during the week of October 14.

Posted: October 7, 2019

Elmhurst families had a crisp and clear fall morning to celebrate the reopening of Salt Creek Park on Saturday, October 5.

Posted: October 4, 2019

TruGreen is scheduled to begin the annual fall broadleaf weed control applications on Monday, October 7, 2019.  Yard signs notifying patrons of the upcom

Posted: October 4, 2019

Elmhurst Park District invites you to attend the 4th annual “State of the Park District” address at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 21 in the Wilder Room at Wilder M

Posted: October 3, 2019

Addressing park drainage and standing water issues is a project Elmhurst Park District intends to tackle in 2020.

Posted: September 27, 2019

At the September 23, 2019 meeting of the Elmhurst Park District Board of Park Commissioners, the board approved a contract to purchase a 16-acre site located at 837 Riverside Drive as the potential

Posted: September 23, 2019

Be part of something great and explore job opportunities here at the Elmhurst Park District! Some of the positions currently being filled include roles in preschool instruction, coaching and marketing!

Park District employees enjoy a fun work environment and the chance to provide a valuable service to the community. Staff benefits include program discounts and a free Courts Plus fitness membership!

Posted: September 23, 2019

Wilder Park Conservatory's Fall Mum Show begins today.

Posted: September 21, 2019

Due to impending weather, our Movie on the Green event has been cancelled.