Tree Planting: Salceda Park Sign Photo

Partnership Brings New Trees to Salceda Park in Northbrook

September 25, 2020

Northbrook Park District recently teamed with local environmental groups to increase the tree canopy in the community while beautifying the landscape at Salceda Park, located in the northwest corner of Northbrook. On Wednesday, September 23, Northbrook Park District staff and Go Green Northbrook, comprised of volunteer residents who work towards making the community more environmentally …

Photo - Techny Prairie Activity Center - North Side of Building

Discover Your Place to Play with a Techny Prairie Activity Center Charter Membership

September 16, 2020

Begin an exciting new journey of health and fitness in Northbrook—Techny Prairie Activity Center (TPAC) Charter Memberships are available! Located at 180 Anets Drive in beautiful Techny Prairie Park and Fields overlooking Anetsberger Golf Course and the surrounding prairie, the Northbrook Park District’s newest facility is slated to open in January 2021. The state-of-the art …

Step Into the Spotlight At Northbrook Theatre This Autumn

September 11, 2020

From Pod Plays and a virtual show to physically distanced live performances, Northbrook Theatre is offering a creative lineup of performing arts programming this autumn! Among live productions is the hilarious and clever Northbrook Theatre Youth Company show We Are Monsters, set to be performed October 30 and 31 at the Ed Rudolph Velodrome in …

Discover a Bounty of Fun at the Northbrook Park District

September 4, 2020

Prepare for a diverse lineup of fall activities—the Northbrook Park District’s online Autumn Guide is available at nbparks.org! The Guide features a variety of programming for all ages, including athletics, art, golf, fitness and senior activities. The Guide is only available online at nbparks.org and will not be mailed to residents’ homes. Program registration is …

Northbrook Park District Offers Childcare Program for Remote Learners

August 31, 2020

Community TIES is a new childcare program offered by the Northbrook Park District to assist children with remote learning days. The program is for students in Kindergarten through 8th grade and is held at the Northbrook Sports Center, 1730 Pfingsten Road, Northbrook. The caring and experienced program staff members provide supervision as well as assistance …

Music at Meadowhill Brings Sounds of Summer to the Velodrome

August 14, 2020

Summer isn’t over yet—two magical evenings remain to enjoy live music at the Northbrook Park District’s Ed Rudolph Velodrome in Meadowhill Park! The free concerts include One Night Band performing on August 18 and The Millennials taking the stage on August 25 inside the Velodrome at 1479 Maple Avenue. Seating begins at 6pm, with assigned …

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Northbrook Park District Collaborates with Area School Districts

August 12, 2020

From sharing facilities and green space to providing care for school age children, the Northbrook Park District has been a partner with many Northbrook school districts for decades. The Park District has made a commitment to continue and expand upon these cooperative efforts as students return to school this fall in Northbrook. In an effort …

Cyclist Breaks Multiple National Records at Northbrook Park District’s Velodrome

July 28, 2020

History was made at the Ed Rudolph Velodrome on Tuesday, July 28 when cyclist Dan McGehee broke three World UltraCycling Association records. An optometrist and former Aurora native, McGehee, 57, rode for more than five hours, breaking the outdoor track record in the men’s age 50-59 solo category for 100 miles—finishing in 4 hours, 7 …

Nominate an Athlete or Community Volunteer for the Hall of Fame Program

July 21, 2020

The Northbrook Park District is currently accepting Hall of Fame nominations through August 21. Since 1978, the Northbrook Park District has been honoring volunteers and athletes in the community with its Hall of Fame and Sports Hall of Fame. More than 60 inductees currently have plaques displayed at the Northbrook Sports Center. The Northbrook Park …

Unwind and Unplug at Northbrook Park District’s Family Campout

July 3, 2020

Celebrate Unplug Illinois Day by plugging into outdoor, overnight fun at Village Green Park! Set for 7pm Saturday, July 11 to 9am Sunday, July 12, the Family Campout features games, a campfire, s’mores and a movie at sundown. A continental breakfast will be served in the morning. Families must bring their own tents and sleeping …