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Celebrate the Season with Northbrook Park District Virtual and at-Home Activities

December 2, 2020

Staying home for the holidays? Let Northbrook Park District bring the fun to you! An amazing lineup of holiday-themed virtual and at-home special events are planned, allowing families to make memories together. Activities include the exciting Candy Cane Hunt December 14-18. Northbrook Park District staff will leave behind hidden candy canes for a private hunt …

Gift & Wrapping Collection for Youth Services ends November 20

November 18, 2020

Many holiday traditions will need to be adjusted this year. In the past, members of the Northbrook Park District Recreation Division staff have volunteered their time at the holidays to wrap gifts for Youth Services of Glenview-Northbrook. Although this sort of group activity is not possible in 2020, staff members are still doing their part …

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Fitness On Demand™ Added to Techny Prairie Activity Center Memberships

November 9, 2020

Now, more than ever, one of the most important things people can do for their physical and mental health is to stay active. Techny Prairie Activity Center (TPAC), Northbrook Park District’s new facility for fitness, health and wellness, will open in January 2021. Charter memberships are now available offering the best value; membership options can …

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Charter Memberships Soar for Techny Prairie Activity Center

October 20, 2020

Techny Prairie Activity Center is excited to announce the sale of 100 Charter Memberships! The Northbrook Park District began offering this limited-time opportunity in mid-September, inviting Charter Members to lock in early savings and exclusive benefits when joining Techny Prairie Activity Center (TPAC). Charter Membership sales will end soon. Set to open in January 2021, …

New Techny Prairie Activity Center in Northbrook Now Hiring

October 19, 2020

Work at a brand-new state of the art facility promoting fitness, active play and sustainability! Offering a fitness floor with cardio and strength equipment, two group fitness studios, an indoor track, gymnasium, Prairie Room and Kids’ Corner childcare, this phenomenal 44,200 square foot building boasts sweeping views of the surrounding prairie, parkland and Anetsberger Golf …

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Experience Scary, Silly Fun with Live Performances of We Are Monsters

October 19, 2020

A monster cabaret is invading the Velodrome and you’re invited to the show! Northbrook Theatre Youth Company will perform We Are Monsters for October 30 and 31 at the Ed Rudolph Velodrome in Meadowhill Park, 1479 Maple Avenue. The hilarious musical follows humans into a world of quirky characters, including vegetarian vampires, aliens and rock …

Northbrook Park District Promotes Oak Awareness during OAKtober

October 1, 2020

Northbrook Park District is celebrating OAKtober, also known in Illinois as Oak Awareness Month! Connect with the District on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram and watch for weekly OAKtober facts and trivia for a chance to win prizes. Northbrook Park District takes pride in caring for oaks which help build healthier communities, improve the soil and …

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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 …

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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 …

Northbrook Theatre Takes the Show Online!

September 13, 2020

Northbrook Park District Performing Arts staff got creative when theatre venues closed due to the pandemic, delivering a new kind of experience for youth actors.   The Northbrook Theatre Youth Company is excited to present The Show Must Go Online, a virtual musical created through Beat by Beat Press. The show is available for viewing on …