Improving Community Spaces: New Pickleball Courts Open at Stonegate Park

September 26, 2019

Six new pickleball courts are open at Stonegate Park, 3435 Whirlaway Drive, allowing additional opportunities for the community to enjoy this increasingly popular paddle sport. Included in Northbrook Park District’s Capital Improvement Plan for 2019, the courts are the District’s first dedicated space for pickleball. Drop-in players and rentals are welcome, and pickleball clinics and …

Embark on an Amazing Adventure with ‘The Cat in The Hat’

September 24, 2019

Witness mischief, mayhem and plenty of laughs when the Northbrook Theatre for Young Audiences presents Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat! The literary favorite runs October 12-November 3 at the Northbrook Theatre, 3323 Walters Avenue. With the trickiest of tricks, The Cat in the Hat turns a rainy afternoon into a magical experience. The …

Northbrook Park District Receives Arts Grant

September 19, 2019

A $13,900 grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency will help Northbrook Park District’s Performing Arts program continue to provide high-quality productions and programming for the community. The grant will be used to support performing arts programming for all ages. To qualify for the grant, organizations must show their programs and activities have artistic, educational …

Bond with Dad at Father-Son Sports Night

September 6, 2019

Score some points for great memories at Northbrook Park District’s new Father-Son Sports Night! Open to ages 4-9, the event is set for 6:30-8:30pm, Saturday, September 21 at Greenbriar Gym, 1225 Greenbriar Lane. Activities include basketball, floor hockey and soccer. Pizza and soft drinks will be served after the games. “We’ve had so much success …

New Northbrook Park District Activity Center Earns Prestigious Net Zero Energy Building Designation

September 5, 2019

$1.78 million grant from Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation for high sustainability standards to fund energy efficient facility A generous $1.78 million grant to the Northbrook Park District ensures its new Activity Center will achieve Net Zero Energy building status, by generating as much renewable energy as the building needs to operate. The funding, from …