Activity Center Concept Designs Unveiled

Activity Center Concept Designs Unveiled

November 6, 2018

The Park District and architects from Wight & Company unveiled concept designs at the Activity Center Open House November 5. To view the designs, click here.

Improving Community Spaces – Village Green Park Asphalt Path Repaving

Improving Community Spaces – Village Green Park Asphalt Path Repaving

October 23, 2018

Village Green Park, 1810 Walters Ave., will close temporarily starting Oct. 24, as paths are upgraded. The closure is expected to continue for about a week, dependent on weather and other conditions. Closing the park is necessary due to construction. The repaving will create smooth paths for cyclists and walkers.

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 nbparks.org 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 nbparks.org! Activity codes link directly to registration. Connect with us on our new system at nbparks.org/online-registration! 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. …