Northbrook Park District’s Party on the Green Offers a Free Afternoon of Entertainment!

July 20, 2021

Northbrook Park District presents Party on the Green, a new community event on Saturday, July 24 from 1pm-4:30pm at Village Green Park, located at the corner of Shermer Road and Meadow Road in downtown Northbrook. A variety of entertainment will take place on the stage in the ball field including musical fun for kids of …

Discover New Experiences at the Northbrook Park District Job Fair

Discover New Experiences at the Northbrook Park District Job Fair

July 6, 2021

Join an award-winning team and get paid to play! Northbrook Park District and Open Kitchens are hosting a Job Fair on Saturday, July 10 from 10am-2pm at Techny Prairie Activity Center, 180 Anets Drive. Full-time, part-time and seasonal positions are available, and opportunities match many interests, schedules and skill sets. Talk to staff, apply on-site, …

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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 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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Connect with Friends at Senior Center Welcome Back Picnic

June 16, 2021

With Illinois now in Phase 5, Northbrook Park District Senior Center members are ready to celebrate! A Welcome Back Picnic is set for Friday, June 18 from noon-3:30pm at Village Green Park. Sponsored by Whitehall of Deerfield, the event will feature entertainment by Vegas style singer and entertainer Vito Zato and a variety of lawn …

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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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Pop-Up Pickleball Coming to Downtown Northbrook

June 10, 2021

The Village of Northbrook and Northbrook Park District have partnered to bring Pop-Up Pickleball to Downtown Northbrook. Two pickleball courts will be striped out in the commuter parking lot between the Metra tracks and St. Norbert’s parking lot, on the south side of Walters Avenue. The Village and Park District have developed this new opportunity …

Northbrook Park District Provides Clarification Regarding Northbrook Days Festival

Northbrook Park District Provides Clarification Regarding Northbrook Days Festival

June 8, 2021

The Northbrook Civic Foundation’s Northbrook Days Committee continues to explore a variety of locations for Northbrook Days 2021. Park District staff members have been in communication with Committee leadership. Below are a few points of clarification for our community.  The Northbrook Park District has always offered Village Green Park to the Northbrook Days committee for …

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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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Face Coverings Update | May 21, 2021

May 21, 2021

Face coverings will be optional for fully vaccinated* people using Northbrook Park District facilities and amenities beginning Saturday, May 22, 2021 following the latest guidance from the CDC and the State of Illinois. Face coverings are still required for non-vaccinated individuals including all children ages 2 through 11. Patrons wishing to wear face coverings are …