Northbrook Park District Calls on Girl Scouts to Help Monarch Butterflies

Northbrook Park District Calls on Girl Scouts to Help Monarch Butterflies

October 4, 2018

Northbrook Girl Scout troops discovered ways they could give back to their community October 3 during the Village initiative “Building My Community” meeting featuring Northbrook Park District and other local government/community groups. District Executive Director Molly Hamer talked to the girls at Northbrook Village Hall about increasing monarch butterfly populations and habitat by planting milkweed, …

Sportsman’s Country Club Earns Second Audubon International Certification

Sportsman’s Country Club Earns Second Audubon International Certification

September 25, 2018

Although nature sanctuary might not be the first thing that comes to mind when thinking about golf courses, Mark Kosbab, golf course superintendent for Sportsman’s Country Club is working to transform that perception. For a second time, Northbrook Park District’s Sportsman’s Country Club has been recognized by Audubon International for its environmental stewardship. The golf …

Park District Website Wins National Award

Park District Website Wins National Award

September 19, 2018

Northbrook Park District’s website, nbparks.org, received national recognition in September with the 2018 WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development. The prestigious honor was given by the Web Marketing Association who awarded the website with the 2018 Government Standard of Excellence Award. Launched May 2017, nbparks.org was developed by Clarity Partners, LLC along with the District’s Marketing …

Improving Community Spaces – Leisure Center West Parking Lot Resurfacing

Improving Community Spaces – Leisure Center West Parking Lot Resurfacing

August 22, 2018

Phase II of the Leisure Center parking lot resurfacing project begins Thursday, August 23. During this phase, the Leisure Center west parking lot will be closed. The west parking lot will be resurfaced and re-striped to provide clear parking designations and smooth driving/walking surfaces. The primary street entrance by the Leisure Center will be open …

Improving Community Spaces – Leisure Center Parking Lot Resurfacing

Improving Community Spaces – Leisure Center Parking Lot Resurfacing

August 17, 2018

The Leisure Center parking lots are scheduled to be resurfaced the week of August 20. The primary street entrance will be relocated to the entrance next to Beth Shalom during the first phase of construction. Be on the lookout for directional signs. The parking areas will be resurfaced and re-striped to provide clear parking designations and …

Register for Autumn Activities!

Register for Autumn Activities!

August 15, 2018

Autumn registration is now open to everyone! Activities start in September. Save your spot! View the Autumn Guide Sign up for events and activities 

Autumn Job Openings!

Autumn Job Openings!

July 17, 2018

Northbrook Park District is hiring for the autumn season. We offer paid training to learn new and specialized skills. Gain experience working in a team environment with a variety of different opportunities. Come back to work with us year after year through our simple rehiring system. We are excited to offer the following positions: Before …

Register for Summer II Camps

Register for Summer II Camps

July 12, 2018

We have been having a blast at our Summer Camps! Our Session II Camps start July 16 and offer weekly registration to fit your busy summer schedule. Camps are available for 3-15 year old. Our camps offer outdoor exploration, trips, sports, art, swimming, golf, and learning. Check out our Summer Guide at nbparks.org or 847-291-2995 …

Liberty Loop Race Results

Liberty Loop Race Results

July 4, 2018

Thanks to all who braved the heat with us this morning! View the race results below from our Liberty Loop 5k. Happy 4th of July! Liberty Loop 5k Overall Results  Liberty Loop 5k Age Group Results 

Tuesdays in the Park moved indoors tonight!

Tuesdays in the Park moved indoors tonight!

June 26, 2018

Due to the inclement weather forecasted for tonight, Tuesdays in the Park will be moved inside to the Northbrook Theatre at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Ave. Park Larks,  the Park District Senior Choir, will take the stage at 6:30pm followed by Soda, a classic and current rock/pop group at 7:15pm. There will be free popcorn …