Early Childhood Activities Give Preschoolers a Boost

August 21, 2019

Cook something yummy, learn a new language or create a masterpiece this fall at the Northbrook Park District! The District’s early childhood programs are designed to enrich the preschool experience through a variety of activities, including art, cooking, music, fitness, Spanish and science. “At Sunshine Preschool, our philosophy is learning through play and exploration,” said …

Keep Autumn Active with Athletic Leagues

August 6, 2019

Pick your favorite sports this fall at the Northbrook Park District! Registration is underway for fall leagues, which includes soccer, basketball, lacrosse and flag football. “Our fall athletic programs are a great way to be part of a team and burn off energy,” said Ian Booker, Recreation Supervisor. “We have sports to fit a variety …

Work and Play with the Northbrook Park District

August 5, 2019

Make a positive impact working with youth at the Northbrook Park District! The Park District is hiring energetic, enthusiastic staff for the Adventure Campus before and after-school program for the 2019-2020 school year and Awesome August Camp August 12-30. “Working Adventure Campus is a great way to learn new skills, meet new people and make …

Find Your Fall Favorites in our Autumn Guide

August 2, 2019

Harvest a lineup of activities for all ages at the Northbrook Park District! Resident registration is open for fall programs, including athletics, theatre, art, early childhood, golf and fitness. Non-resident registration begins Wednesday, Aug. 7. Included in the Guide is a variety of special events, including Touch-a-Truck September 14, Shermerfest September 15, Mother-Son Date Night …

Northbrook Days Update

Northbrook Days Update

July 29, 2019

Based on the feedback we’ve received over the past few days, we understand there are still questions about the move of the Northbrook Days festival and we want to respond with additional background information. We share our neighbors’ disappointment that Northbrook Days will move to a new location. We want to be clear that limiting …

Northbrook Days

Northbrook Days

July 27, 2019

The Northbrook Park District is dedicated to enhancing the lives of our residents and has been a proud supporter of Northbrook Days at Village Green Park for more than 60 years. As you may know, the festival, which runs from July 31 – August 4, will be held at Northbrook Court this year instead of …

Commit to be Fit at the Northbrook Park District

July 23, 2019

Grab a workout buddy and head to Northbrook Park District’s group fitness classes! From high energy dance classes that have you moving to the latest music to low-impact workouts, a wide range of activities are available to meet your fitness needs. Registration for fall fitness classes is underway. Among the benefits of group fitness are …

Northbrook Park District Breaks Ground on New Activity Center

July 15, 2019

Setting sights on a future of active play, health and fitness for the community, Northbrook Park District officials held a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, July 10 for the new Activity Center at Techny Prairie Park and Fields. Incorporating the Northbrook Park District’s Mission of environmental stewardship, the Activity Center will be constructed as a Net Zero …

National Park and Recreation Month

Get Your Game On in July!

July 9, 2019

Head out and play in July with the Northbrook Park District and the National Recreation and Park Association. July is National Park and Recreation Month and we have plenty of ways to enjoy active fun at our parks and facilities. With “Game On!” as the theme for 2019, the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) …

Improving Community Spaces: Turf Field Replacement at Techny Prairie Park and Fields

Improving Community Spaces: Turf Field Replacement at Techny Prairie Park and Fields

July 8, 2019

The turf fields at Techny Prairie Park and Fields are now closed to replace the existing turf. The turf, installed in 2006, had an expected life-span of ten years which has been exceeded by three years. This Capital Improvement Project was budgeted for in 2019. This new high-quality, durable turf will provide an outstanding facility …