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Celebrate Independence Day Weekend in Northbrook

June 25, 2021

Make memories this 4th of July weekend with a fun mix of community traditions and new activities! All ages are sure to enjoy a robust lineup of festivities, while connecting with friends, family and neighbors. The schedule includes: Saturday, July 3 Dawn-Dusk – Pop-Up Pickleball in downtown Northbrook; visit il.us/pickleball for more details 7:30am – …

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 …

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Start the Holiday Weekend with Liberty Loop 5K and Kids Fun Run

June 11, 2021

Make the Northbrook Park District’s Liberty Loop 5K and Liberty Lap Fun Run part of your 4th of July weekend festivities. The race begins at 7:30am Saturday, July 3 at Techny Prairie Park and Fields, 1750 Techny Road. The Liberty Loop offers participants a scenic walk or run on a certified 5K course. Medals will …

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Distinguished Northbrook Park District Commissioner Leaves Lasting Impact

May 28, 2021

With a 28-year legacy of leadership, conservation and a commitment to improving her community through recreation, Northbrook Park District Commissioner Penelope Randel has retired. A Northbrook resident since 1979, Randel was elected to the board in 1993 and served twice as vice president from 1994-1997 and 2015-2017. She also served twice as president from 1997-1998 …

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Updates to 2021 Northbrook 4th of July Events

May 20, 2021

With expanded capacity limits under the Bridge Phase of the Restore Illinois Reopening Plan, the Village of Northbrook and the Northbrook Park District have made the joint decision to hold fireworks on the 4th of July at the traditional location of Meadowhill Park and Techny Prairie Park and Fields. Additional new activities are also taking …

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Celebrate National Senior Health and Fitness Day with the Northbrook Park District

May 19, 2021

Seniors are invited to enjoy a day of fitness and fun at Northbrook Park District’s New Techny Prairie Activity Center! A National Senior Health and Fitness Day Celebration is set for Wednesday, May 26 from 10am-5pm, featuring fitness classes, health seminars, giveaways and a raffle for a free Northbrook Park District Senior Center membership. Open …

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Stay Fit with Techny Prairie Activity Center’s College Student Summer Special

May 12, 2021

Home for the summer? Make time for fitness during time off school! Now through July 1, Northbrook Park District is offering a College Student Summer Special at TPAC. This three-month membership includes access to the fitness floor with cardio, strength and functional fitness equipment, group fitness classes, indoor track and open gym activities. “We know …

Northbrook Park District Seeks Community Input for Future Planning

Northbrook Park District Seeks Community Input for Future Planning

April 30, 2021

You can play a role in updating the Northbrook Park District’s ten-year Comprehensive Master Plan and help take the District through the next five years and beyond! The District is offering several ways for the community to participate in the Comprehensive Master Plan process which will include a detailed blueprint for Park District projects for …

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Changes to 2021 Northbrook 4th of July Events

April 27, 2021

With the consideration of safety first, the Village of Northbrook and Northbrook Park District have made the decision to cancel, modify, or postpone many of the traditional Independence Day activities. The Village and the Park District have made the joint decision to cancel the 4th of July parade due to current COVID-19 guidelines and the …

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Make Mom’s Day with Free Fitness and Golf Specials

April 21, 2021

In appreciation for everything moms in the community do all year long, Northbrook Park District is offering two free recreation opportunities to celebrate Mother’s Day. Moms can enjoy free use of the fitness floor, group fitness classes and the indoor track at Techny Prairie Activity Center. Group fitness offerings on Sunday, May 9 include All …