Teams Elite Nationals

Congratulations Teams Elite!

February 28, 2018

2018 U.S Synchronized Skating Championships are in the books! We are so proud of all of our teams for receiving a medal. Below are the final standings for each of our teams: Intermediate: Gold Juvenile: Bronze Novice: Pewter Thanks to all of the family and friends who cheered for our teams from near and far!

Executive Director, Molly Hamer, Director of Parks and Properties, Ed Dalton and Nicole Buch, Project Manager posing with plaque

District Receives Outstanding Facility Award for Sports Center Pool

January 30, 2018

The Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA) presented the District with the Outstanding Facility Award for outstanding achievements in recreation facility design and development of the new Sports Center Pool. The Northbrook Sports Center pool opened last June and facility provides recreational elements for all ages.

The District Continues Financial Excellence

The District Continues Financial Excellence

January 30, 2018

For the 24th consecutive year, the District has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) as well as the Distinguished Budget Presentation for the 16th consecutive year. To learn more about the District’s fiscal integrity, view the 2017 Stewardship Report.

Teams Elite Brings Home First Place!

January 30, 2018

Teams Elite finished first place in all four divisions at the 2018 Midwest Synchronized Skating Sectional Championships in Wichita, Kansas, last weekend! Juvenile, Novice and Intermediate teams are headed to Portland, Oregon, to compete at the U.S. 2018 Synchronized Skating Championships. Congratulations to all our skaters and a special thanks to our coaches and families.

Ariela Masarsky skating

District Skaters Finish on Top at US Figure Skating Nationals

January 16, 2018

Congrats to all our skaters who competed at the 2018 US Figure Skating Nationals in San Jose, CA last week! Elliana and Ethan Peal won first place in Intermediate Dance. Ariela Masarsky took tenth place in Novice Ladies Joe Klein took sixth place in Intermediate Men Samantha Liker took sixth place in Intermediate Ladies

Sportsman’s Patio Gets Makeover with Help from the Northbrook Garden Club

September 27, 2017

The Northbrook Garden Club teamed up with the Sportsman’s Golf Maintenance Department to plant native flowers and shrubs that attract pollinators like butterflies and birds around the outdoor patio at Sportsman’s. The Garden Club team who spearheaded this project was comprised of six committee members, led by Julie Hansen.  They spent months strategically planning and …

District Lifeguards Perform Heroic Water Rescue

District Lifeguards Perform Heroic Water Rescue

June 14, 2017

On Tuesday afternoon, June 13, 2017, Northbrook Park District lifeguards performed a successful rescue of a child in the pool at Meadowhill Aquatic Center, 1501 Maple Avenue, in Northbrook.  Several lifeguards then assisted with emergency care on the pool deck. A physician who was at the pool was integral in the response efforts. Northbrook Police …

Membes from Jewel, Kraft Heinz , the McGee Family, and the Board on the Northbrook Sports Center ice receiving a check

The District Receives 20K Towards Hockey Programming

June 9, 2017

On Thursday, June 8, our President of the Board of Park Commissioners, Penny Randel, received a life-size $20,000 check on behalf of the Northbrook Park District from Jewel Osco and Kraft Heinz Food. Northbrook resident Jenny McGee, an avid Jewel shopper, entered the Jewel Hockey Sweepstakes and selected the Northbrook Sports Center as her favorite …

Welcome to our New Website!

Welcome to our New Website!

May 15, 2017

We are happy to announce we launched our new website on May 16! In addition to an entirely new design, highlights of the site include: Mobile/Tablet Responsive – site resizes to fit your screen Comprehensive Events Calendar Streamlined Navigation – improved functionality; extensive search capability Aligned with ADA compliance Updated Content and Photos Blog and Social …