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Teams Elite Novice and Juvenile Win Their First National Titles; Junior Continues to World Championships

March 5, 2020

Northbrook Park District’s Teams Elite Skaters finished an amazing season at the U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships with the Novice and Juvenile teams achieving their first national title wins. Novice and Juvenile teams took the gold in the competition held February 26-29 in Providence, Rhode Island. Novice skaters, ranging in age from 13 to 17, impressed …

Strong Financial Reporting, Positive Bond Rating Predict Bright Future for the Northbrook Park District

February 28, 2020

For the 26th consecutive year, the Northbrook Park District has received the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive financial report. Awarded by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA), the Certificate of Achievement is the highest form of recognition in governmental accounting and financial reporting. Its attainment represents a significant accomplishment …

Teams Elite Junior Competing in World Championships

February 21, 2020

Teams Elite Junior has reached a new pinnacle—securing a coveted spot in the world junior championships. Returning with a silver medal this week after the Spring Cup in Milan, Italy, the team was selected as one of the top Junior synchronized skating teams in the country. They will represent Team USA March 13-14 in the …

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) …