Update: Leisure Center is Open, Programs will resume at 3:30pm

Update: Leisure Center is Open, Programs will resume at 3:30pm

November 25, 2019

The Leisure Center is now open following an early morning water main break. Programs prior to 3:30pm on Monday, November 25 will not be held. Programs offered at 3:30pm or later will take place as scheduled.

Leisure Center closed due to water main break

Leisure Center closed due to water main break

November 25, 2019

All programs at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Avenue, for Monday, November 25 are canceled until 3pm due to a water main break. School’s Out Fun has been relocated to the Northbrook Sports Center, 1730 Pfingsten Road. Please continue to check here for updates.

Make The Ridge Part of Your Winter Workout Routine

November 6, 2019

Exercise indoors at the Northbrook Park District’s convenient workout space. Schedule your own workouts with a membership at The Ridge, located inside the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Avenue. Equipment includes two treadmills, an elliptical cross trainer, recumbent bike, upright bike, adjustable pulley weightlift machine, balance balls, mats and free weights. “With winter approaching people are …

Drinking Fountain and Restroom Winterization

October 11, 2019

As cooler weather approaches, the Northbrook Park District is beginning its annual shutdown and winterization of park restrooms and drinking fountains. Winterization will start October 21. The shutdown is expected to be completed by November 11. “There are more than 18 sites in the parks system where the water supply needs to be shut off …

Fall into Fun at Northbrook Autumnfest

October 4, 2019

Celebrate the season of pumpkin spice and everything nice with an afternoon of hayrides, entertainment and a variety of awesome autumn activities! Set for 2-6pm Saturday, October 12 at Meadowhill Park, 1479 Maple Avenue, the free Northbrook Autumnfest features hayrides, face painting, crafts, a pumpkin patch and pumpkin decorating contest. Other activities include a bonfire …

Bond with Dad at Father-Son Sports Night

September 6, 2019

Score some points for great memories at Northbrook Park District’s new Father-Son Sports Night! Open to ages 4-9, the event is set for 6:30-8:30pm, Saturday, September 21 at Greenbriar Gym, 1225 Greenbriar Lane. Activities include basketball, floor hockey and soccer. Pizza and soft drinks will be served after the games. “We’ve had so much success …

National Park and Recreation Month

Get Your Game On in July!

July 9, 2019

Head out and play in July with the Northbrook Park District and the National Recreation and Park Association. July is National Park and Recreation Month and we have plenty of ways to enjoy active fun at our parks and facilities. With “Game On!” as the theme for 2019, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) …

Northbrook Dog Park

Fetch Fitness and Friendship at Northbrook Dog Park

June 7, 2019

Enjoy the outdoors with your four-legged friend! Northbrook Dog Park offers the only park area where dogs can run and play off-leash. Located at Coast Guard Park, 2490 Dundee Road, the park features an enclosed 2-acre area for all dogs, an enclosed .5-acre area for small dogs under 26 pounds, shelter, tables and benches and …

Tuesdays in the Park

Savor Summer at Tuesdays in the Park

June 3, 2019

Join friends in the heart of Northbrook on Tuesday Nights! Northbrook Park District’s Tuesdays in the Park Summer Concert series kicks off June 11 at 6:30pm at Village Green Park, located at Shermer and Meadow Roads. The first event features a preview performance from Northbrook Theatre’s Community Musical Newsies, followed by the band Soda performing …

Celebrate Cycling with the Northbrook Park District

May 10, 2019

Grab a helmet, hop on your bike and pedal your way through the Northbrook Park District! May is National Bike Month and a great time to celebrate the many bicycle-friendly amenities and activities offered throughout the Park District. The District’s Ed Rudolph Velodrome—a unique cycling track featuring steeply banked curves— is located at Meadowhill Park, …