Strong Financial Reporting, Positive Bond Rating Predict Bright Future for the Northbrook Park District

February 28, 2020

For the 26th consecutive year, the Northbrook Park District has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive financial report. Awarded by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), the Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting. Its attainment represents a significant accomplishment …

Discover New Experiences at the Northbrook Park District Job Fair

February 27, 2020

Join an award-winning team and get paid to play! The Northbrook Park District is hosting a Job Fair Saturday, March 14 from 11am-1pm at Village Green Center, 1810 Walters Avenue. Learn more about open full-time, part-time and seasonal positions and meet with District staff. Apply onsite and schedule interviews. Jobs are available to match a …

Make the Northbrook Park District Your Spring Break Destination

February 26, 2020

Spend spring break with the Northbrook Park District! From field trips to museums, theatres and other exciting venues to arts and crafts and athletics, there’s plenty to keep youth ages 5 -12 active and engaged during spring break March 23-27. Participants can choose individual days or the full week and AM and PM Extended Care …

Teams Elite Junior Competing in World Championships

February 21, 2020

Teams Elite Junior has reached a new pinnacle—securing a coveted spot in the world junior championships. Returning with a silver medal this week after the Spring Cup in Milan, Italy, the team was selected as one of the top Junior synchronized skating teams in the country. They will represent Team USA March 13-14 in the …

Northbrook Park District Receives Recognition at State Conference

February 13, 2020

Recognized for excellence in photography, public relations and promoting health and wellness for employees, Northbrook Park District received six statewide awards from the Illinois Parks and Recreation Association (IPRA). The awards were given during the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD)/IPRA Soaring to New Heights Conference January 23-25 in Chicago. Northbrook Park District received the …

Explore the Lost and Found with Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical

Explore the Lost and Found with Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical

January 7, 2020

A simple trip to the laundromat is about to become an exciting adventure! Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Musical, runs through February 26 at the Northbrook Theatre, 3323 Walters Avenue. Based on the book, Knuffle Bunny: A Cautionary Tale by Mo Willems, the Northbrook Theatre for Young Audiences production tells the story of what happens when …

‘That’s Amore!’—Park Larks Singer Celebrates 100th Birthday

January 3, 2020

At 100 years old, Chuck Sansone loves to share his gift of singing by performing with the Northbrook Park District Park Larks. A member of the District Senior Center for 23 years, he can often be found singing his signature tune “That’s Amore” when the Park Larks perform at various events and facilities in the …