Residents invited to learn about new Activity Center

Residents invited to learn about new Activity Center

October 25, 2018

A new Activity Center at Northbrook Park District’s Techny Prairie Park and Fields is one step closer to becoming reality. A Drop-In Open House is set for 4:30-7pm, Nov. 5 at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Ave., where residents can view design concepts, learn about new fitness and programming opportunities and discuss the project with …

Improving Community Spaces – Village Green Park Asphalt Path Repaving

Improving Community Spaces – Village Green Park Asphalt Path Repaving

October 23, 2018

Village Green Park, 1810 Walters Ave., will close temporarily starting Oct. 24, as paths are upgraded. The closure is expected to continue for about a week, dependent on weather and other conditions. Closing the park is necessary due to construction. The repaving will create smooth paths for cyclists and walkers.

Keep piling on the fun at autumn activities

Keep piling on the fun at autumn activities

October 19, 2018

Don’t put down the pumpkin spice latte just yet. Registration for new sessions of autumn activities at Northbrook Park District is underway. New sessions begin in November for a variety of activities, covering everything from cooking and art to athletics and fitness. Many programs take place at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Ave. In addition …

Make Northbrook Park District your winter break destination

Make Northbrook Park District your winter break destination

October 19, 2018

Playtime, field trips and active fun await at Northbrook Park District during winter break. Registration is underway for a variety of options, from games, crafts and excursions to ice skating, hockey and gymnasium sports. Activities include the full day Winter Break Escapes and Winter Break Multi-Sports Camp. AM and PM Extended Care also is available. …

Studio Tour showcases Leisure Center, Northbrook artists

Studio Tour showcases Leisure Center, Northbrook artists

October 19, 2018

Northbrook Park District is bursting with creativity, and some of that talent will be on display during the 2018 Northbrook Artists Studio Tour. Painters, sculptors, photographers, jewelry makers and other artists will show their work from noon to 4 p.m., Nov. 3 at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Ave. Art also will be displayed at …

Northbrook Park District Calls on Girl Scouts to Help Monarch Butterflies

Northbrook Park District Calls on Girl Scouts to Help Monarch Butterflies

October 4, 2018

Northbrook Girl Scout troops discovered ways they could give back to their community October 3 during the Village initiative “Building My Community” meeting featuring Northbrook Park District and other local government/community groups. District Executive Director Molly Hamer talked to the girls at Northbrook Village Hall about increasing monarch butterfly populations and habitat by planting milkweed, …