Autumn Job Openings!

Autumn Job Openings!

July 17, 2018

Northbrook Park District is hiring for the autumn season. We offer paid training to learn new and specialized skills. Gain experience working in a team environment with a variety of different opportunities. Come back to work with us year after year through our simple rehiring system. We are excited to offer the following positions: Before …

Register for Summer II Camps

Register for Summer II Camps

July 12, 2018

We have been having a blast at our Summer Camps! Our Session II Camps start July 16 and offer weekly registration to fit your busy summer schedule. Camps are available for 3-15 year old. Our camps offer outdoor exploration, trips, sports, art, swimming, golf, and learning. Check out our Summer Guide at or 847-291-2995 …

Liberty Loop Race Results

Liberty Loop Race Results

July 4, 2018

Thanks to all who braved the heat with us this morning! View the race results below from our Liberty Loop 5k. Happy 4th of July! Liberty Loop 5k Overall Results  Liberty Loop 5k Age Group Results 

4 Tips to Get Your Garden Ready from our Grounds Crew

April 11, 2018

Although it hasn’t felt like it as of late, it is spring! We sat down and talked with our Grounds crew about tips and things you can do now to get your yard and garden ready for summer. We expect to start mowing our parks by the end of the April or the beginning of …

Lana Gerhing skating on ice

District Athletes to Watch in the 2018 Olympics!

January 30, 2018

The Northbrook Speed Skating Club, an affiliate of the Park District, has produced an Olympic skater every Winter Games since 1952. This winter two athletes will be representing the Club. Glenbrook South alum Brian Hansen, 27, is heading to his third straight Olympic Games. He finished seventh in the 1,500 meters at the 2014 Games …

Head shot of Police Chief Adkins

Adkins Sworn in as Northbrook Police Chief

December 5, 2017

Congratulations to our friend Roger Adkins on becoming the new Chief of Police in Northbrook!  He’s been a great supporter of the Park District and will be an incredible leader for our Police Department.

Resident Registration is Open for Winter Activities and Summer Camps

Resident Registration is Open for Winter Activities and Summer Camps

November 20, 2017

Residents: It’s time to sign up for winter activities and Summer Camps! View our new online guide at! Activity codes link directly to registration. Connect with us on our new system at! Have an existing Park District account? Click ‘Sign In’ then ‘Forgot Your Password’ and enter your email to access your account on the …

Group of friends gathered together on the playground at Indian Ridge Park

Northbrook Families Cover Hurricane Irma Evacuees in Friendship

September 14, 2017

A Story in the Park – September 12, 2017 Former Northbrook resident Karen Bersh and daughter, Olivia, had a wonderful playdate with old friends at Indian Ridge Park on Tuesday, September 12. The Bersh Family moved to Marco Island, Florida, two years ago and are back in Northbrook the first time due to Hurricane Irma. …

Embrace the Feeling of Fall

September 12, 2017

When people think of fall activities, more stereotypical ones come to mind such as apple picking, hay rides or visiting a pumpkin patch. Here’s a guide on activities to do at the Park District this Fall. Golf Fall rates begin in October and until then there is plenty of good weather left to get some …

Walking in Color in Our Parks

September 12, 2017

Fall walks along our park trails and off are one of the best activities to do in Northbrook. The temperatures might be cooler, but there may be no better time to experience the outdoors here than in the Fall. With children back in school, the pace slows, Fall breezes rustle the branches and the scenery …