Northbrook Park District Opens Playgrounds

Northbrook Park District Opens Playgrounds

June 27, 2020

The Northbrook Park District is excited to announce that It’s Time to Play! Based on guidance issued by the State of Illinois on Friday, June 26, playgrounds are now allowed to open. The “Playground Closed” signs are being taken down this weekend and swings will be installed starting Monday, June 29. Drinking fountains remain closed …

Session 2 Summer Camps Begin July 13!

June 25, 2020

For Northbrook dad Russell De Leon, safety and fun were important factors when deciding to send his son Jayden to camp this summer. That’s why De Leon was pleased to discover camp options offered through the Northbrook Park District designed to keep kids engaged while following guidelines from Village of Northbrook, the State of Illinois’ …

Take a ‘Book Stroll’ at Techny Prairie Park and Fields

June 24, 2020

The Northbrook Public Library and the Northbrook Park District are working together to offer our very first Book Stroll in Techny Prairie Park and Fields’ Trail Through Time. Featuring the classic children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, community members will be able to enjoy reading the pages of the classic …

Liberty Loop 2020 5K Goes Virtual and Gives Back

June 23, 2020

Celebrate the 4th of July while staying active for a good cause during Northbrook Park District’s Virtual Liberty Loop 2020. All profits from the 5K will be donated to Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook, which provides mental health and emotional support to children and adolescents. To participate, simply walk, jog or run the distance of 3.1 …

Virtual Board Meeting – June 24

Virtual Board Meeting – June 24

June 22, 2020

The Northbrook Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a virtual Regular Board meeting on Wednesday, June 24 at 7pm. If you wish to attend the electronic Regular Board Meeting, provisions have been made to join via Zoom. Please contact Wendy Peterson at or 847-897-6106 by 6pm, Wednesday, June 24 to request login information. …

Northbrook Park District July-August Program Guide Now Available Online

June 19, 2020

Northbrook Park District invites the community to enjoy a summer of outdoor, indoor and virtual fun as the state moves toward Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois plan. Staff members have been developing many programs that provide recreational opportunities while following safety guidelines. Special events, summer camps, fitness classes and a variety of programming for …

Northbrook Park District Musical Captures the Experience of Actors During the Pandemic

June 17, 2020

Northbrook Park District Musical Captures the Experience of Actors During the Pandemic Art is imitating life in the Northbrook Park District production of The Show Must Go Online, presented by Northbrook Theatre Youth Company. Parts are available for ages 8-14 for this virtual musical, created by Beat by Beat Press in response to the unusual …

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Northbrook Park District Online Guide Offers Ways to Play this Summer

June 3, 2020

Recreation opportunities will soon be underway as the state moves into Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois plan. The Northbrook Park District June Online Guide is now available online featuring both in-person and virtual programs for all ages. To view the June Online Guide and register for programs, click here. “Being able to welcome people …