Sensory-Friendly Performances Come to Northbrook Theatre

October 17, 2019

Northbrook Theatre is becoming more inclusive, with the addition of Sensory-Friendly performances designed to make shows welcoming to all audiences.  A Sensory-Friendly performance of  The Cat in the Hat takes place at 2pm, Sunday, October 27 at Northbrook Theatre, 3323 Walters Avenue. The performance is structured to enhance accessibility for audience members and families with …

Drinking Fountain and Restroom Winterization

October 11, 2019

As cooler weather approaches, the Northbrook Park District is beginning its annual shutdown and winterization of park restrooms and drinking fountains. Winterization will start October 21. The shutdown is expected to be completed by November 11. “There are more than 18 sites in the parks system where the water supply needs to be shut off …

Celebrate OAKtober with the Northbrook Park District!

October 5, 2019

October is Oak Awareness Month in Illinois—also known as OAKtober—and a great time to enjoy the hundreds of majestic oaks located throughout the Northbrook Park District. Be sure to connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram all through October and watch for weekly OAKtober facts and OAKtrivia for a chance to win prizes. Northbrook …

Fall into Fun at Northbrook Autumnfest

October 4, 2019

Celebrate the season of pumpkin spice and everything nice with an afternoon of hayrides, entertainment and a variety of awesome autumn activities! Set for 2-6pm Saturday, October 12 at Meadowhill Park, 1479 Maple Avenue, the free Northbrook Autumnfest features hayrides, face painting, crafts, a pumpkin patch and pumpkin decorating contest. Other activities include a bonfire …