Executive Director, Molly Hamer, Director of Parks and Properties, Ed Dalton and Nicole Buch, Project Manager posing with plaque

District Receives Outstanding Facility Award for Sports Center Pool

January 30, 2018

The Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA) presented the District with the Outstanding Facility Award for outstanding achievements in recreation facility design and development of the new Sports Center Pool. The Northbrook Sports Center pool opened last June and facility provides recreational elements for all ages.

Lana Gerhing skating on ice

District Athletes to Watch in the 2018 Olympics!

January 30, 2018

The Northbrook Speed Skating Club, an affiliate of the Park District, has produced an Olympic skater every Winter Games since 1952. This winter two athletes will be representing the Club. Glenbrook South alum Brian Hansen, 27, is heading to his third straight Olympic Games. He finished seventh in the 1,500 meters at the 2014 Games …

The District Continues Financial Excellence

The District Continues Financial Excellence

January 30, 2018

For the 24th consecutive year, the District has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) as well as the Distinguished Budget Presentation for the 16th consecutive year. To learn more about the District’s fiscal integrity, view the 2017 Stewardship Report.

Now Accepting Hall of Fame Nominations!

Now Accepting Hall of Fame Nominations!

January 30, 2018

The Northbrook Park District is now accepting Hall of Fame nominations through March 1, 2018. The Northbrook Park District honors athletes and volunteers with its Sports Hall of Fame and Volunteer Hall of Fame. The District recognizes the accomplishments of athletes who are from Northbrook or who have utilized Northbrook Park District facilities as their …

Teams Elite Brings Home First Place!

January 30, 2018

Teams Elite finished first place in all four divisions at the 2018 Midwest Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships in Wichita, Kansas, last weekend! Juvenile, Novice and Intermediate teams are headed to Portland, Oregon, to compete at the U.S. 2018 Synchronized Skating Championships. Congratulations to all our skaters and a special thanks to our coaches and families.

The Annual Stewardship Report is now Available!

The Annual Stewardship Report is now Available!

January 30, 2018

The 2017 annual Stewardship Report was delivered to residents in the mail this past week. The report provides highlights of 2017 as well as the exciting District initiative, New Places to Play: 2018-2022 which will kick off this year. To view the report online, click here.

Ariela Masarsky skating

District Skaters Finish on Top at US Figure Skating Nationals

January 16, 2018

Congrats to all our skaters who competed at the 2018 US Figure Skating Nationals in San Jose, CA last week! Elliana and Ethan Peal won first place in Intermediate Dance. Ariela Masarsky took tenth place in Novice Ladies Joe Klein took sixth place in Intermediate Men Samantha Liker took sixth place in Intermediate Ladies

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Exemplary Safety Practices Recognized

January 10, 2018

Park District Risk Management Agency (PDRMA) acknowledges Northbrook Park District’s comprehensive risk management practices with continued accreditation after Park District scores 97.74% on 2017 Loss Control Review (LCR).