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Northbrook Park District Celebrates OAKtober – Oak Tree Awareness Month

October 7, 2021

As the autumn season is in full swing with trees displaying their brilliant fall colors, the Northbrook Park District is celebrating OAKtober. Launched by the Morton Arboretum’s Chicago Region Trees Initiative, OAKtober is a campaign to educate the public on the importance of Oaks in our regional ecosystems. Trees are important for reducing carbon dioxide …

Northbrook Brewfest 2021

Northbrook Brewfest Coming to Village Green Park October 16

September 17, 2021

Update: As of October 6, Brewfest tickets are sold out. Access only tickets are available on a limited basis but do not include tasting tickets. Northbrook Brewfest, a craft beer tasting event, will be held in downtown Northbrook on Saturday, October 16 from 2-6pm in Village Green Park. Presented by the Northbrook Park District and …

Northbrook Park District to Follow CCDPH Mask Mandate Beginning Monday, August 23

Northbrook Park District to Follow CCDPH Mask Mandate Beginning Monday, August 23

August 20, 2021

To keep patrons and staff members as safe as possible throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the Northbrook Park District has followed the guidelines and mandates of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH), and local jurisdictions such as the Village of Northbrook. …

Northbrook Park District’s Heritage Oaks Golf Club Scheduled to Re-open August 16

Northbrook Park District’s Heritage Oaks Golf Club Scheduled to Re-open August 16

August 9, 2021

The Northbrook Park District looks forward to the upcoming opening of Heritage Oaks Golf Club, 3535 Dundee Road (formerly Sportsman’s Country Club) on August 16, 2021. Members of the community are invited to attend the Community Open House on Saturday, August 14 from 1pm-4pm for a preview of all this property has to offer. Stop …

Northbrook Park District Closes Out Summer with Two Free Family Events

Northbrook Park District Closes Out Summer with Two Free Family Events

August 9, 2021

As the days get shorter and the summer winds down, Northbrook Park District offers two free family events for the community – an outdoor movie night and a fishing derby. Movie in the Park, a free family evening featuring “Shrek” is planned for Friday, August 13 starting at dusk, around 8:00pm, in Village Green Park …

Northbrook Park District Aquatics Staff Earns Two Five Star Ratings in July and August

Northbrook Park District Aquatics Staff Earns Two Five Star Ratings in July and August

August 9, 2021

In two recent unannounced service audits, Northbrook Park District staff members at Meadowhill Aquatic Center received two overall five-star ratings, the highest available rating. The Northbrook Park District Aquatics Department works with StarGuard Elite, an aquatic risk prevention agency that is internationally recognized for its elite training, certification, and consulting programs serving lifeguards, management, attraction …

Northbrook Park District’s Party on the Green Offers a Free Afternoon of Entertainment!

July 20, 2021

Northbrook Park District presents Party on the Green, a new community event on Saturday, July 24 from 1pm-4:30pm at Village Green Park, located at the corner of Shermer Road and Meadow Road in downtown Northbrook. A variety of entertainment will take place on the stage in the ball field including musical fun for kids of …

Discover New Experiences at the Northbrook Park District Job Fair

Discover New Experiences at the Northbrook Park District Job Fair

July 6, 2021

Join an award-winning team and get paid to play! Northbrook Park District and Open Kitchens are hosting a Job Fair on Saturday, July 10 from 10am-2pm at Techny Prairie Activity Center, 180 Anets Drive. Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions are available, and opportunities match many interests, schedules and skill sets. Talk to staff, apply on-site, …

Summer Concert Series Returns to Village Green Park

June 22, 2021

Grab your blankets, picnic baskets and dancing shoes! Tuesdays in the Park is back at Village Green Park. Set for Tuesday nights June 29, July 6, 13 and 20, the free concerts take place from 6:30-8pm in the center of the park on the pathway. Registration is not required. Face coverings are optional if you …

Photo: Group enjoying outdoor picnic at Village Green

Connect with Friends at Senior Center Welcome Back Picnic

June 16, 2021

With Illinois now in Phase 5, Northbrook Park District Senior Center members are ready to celebrate! A Welcome Back Picnic is set for Friday, June 18 from noon-3:30pm at Village Green Park. Sponsored by Whitehall of Deerfield, the event will feature entertainment by Vegas style singer and entertainer Vito Zato and a variety of lawn …