Northbrook Golf Academy Camps

Sportsman’s Country Club Golf Instructor Named Among Best Young Teachers in America

May 22, 2019

As a child, Michael Wenzel spent many summer days tagging along with his father to their local golf course. “He was my first coach,” said Wenzel, a PGA Certified Teaching Professional and Director of Golf Instruction for Northbrook Golf Academy. “He taught me the basics of playing the game. At the end of our first …

See Puppets Come to Life at Northbrook Theatre

May 16, 2019

Spy some shadows, hang with a hedgehog and explore the deep blue sea this summer at the Northbrook Theatre! Northbrook Theatre is teaming with Sea Beast Puppet Company to present a summer Puppetry Series featuring a variety of creative performances and storytelling. Audiences will enjoy entertaining twists on classic and original tales that are appropriate …

Celebrate Cycling with the Northbrook Park District

May 10, 2019

Grab a helmet, hop on your bike and pedal your way through the Northbrook Park District! May is National Bike Month and a great time to celebrate the many bicycle-friendly amenities and activities offered throughout the Park District. The District’s Ed Rudolph Velodrome—a unique cycling track featuring steeply banked curves— is located at Meadowhill Park, …

Make a Dash for Northbrook Park District Summer Camps

May 7, 2019

Choosing your summer adventure has never been easier! Included in our exciting camp lineup are a variety of athletic camps promoting fitness, sportsmanship and active fun. Sports-themed camps include Little Champions for ages 5-7, where children will learn about teamwork, while also enjoying swim lessons and visits to our scenic parks. Sports Mania, available to …

Splash up Savings with a Northbrook Park District Pool Pass

May 3, 2019

There’s still time to save for summer at Northbrook Park District Pools! Purchase or renew your pass at a discounted rate through May 6. Passes allow unlimited admission to Meadowhill Aquatic Center, 1501 Maple Avenue and the award-winning Northbrook Sports Center Pool, 1730 Pfingsten Road, during pool hours for the 2019 season. Passes also provide …

Improving Community Spaces— Wood Oaks Green Park Upgrades

Improving Community Spaces— Wood Oaks Green Park Upgrades

April 24, 2019

The Sanders Road entrance to Wood Oaks Green Park, 1150 Sanders Road is closed as repairs are done to the culvert and driveway. Wood Oaks Green Park will remain open throughout the project. Patrons should use the entrance off Walters Avenue to access the south parking lot. The main entrance will be closed for up …

Sportsman’s Practice Range Named Best in North Shore

April 18, 2019

Sportsman’s Country Club Practice Range continues to be a favorite among North Shore residents. For a third consecutive year, Sportsman’s Practice Range at 3535 Dundee Road has been voted best in the 22nd Century Media North Shore Choice readers’ poll. “We’re excited to kick off the 2019 season with this recognition from North Shore residents,” …

Make New Friends, Connections During Senior Week

April 8, 2019

Stop by and see all the Northbrook Park District Senior Center has to offer! Senior Week is set for April 22-26 at the Senior Center, located inside the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Avenue. Seniors are invited to take a tour and enjoy a variety of drop-in activities from 9am to 4pm each day. “If you’ve …

Spring into Action with Adult Athletics

March 29, 2019

Score a goal, hit a home run or swing a racquet this spring at the Northbrook Park District. The Park District offers a variety of adult athletic programs including soccer, softball and pickleball. “Northbrook Park District has so much to offer for adults who want to stay active, learn a new sport or compete,” said …

Save your Spot—Sunshine Preschool Classes Filling Fast!

March 28, 2019

Skip, hop and jump to Northbrook Park District’s Sunshine Preschool this fall, where new experiences, learning and hands-on fun await! A rare few openings remain for 3 and 4-year-old preschool classes. The 3-year-old program builds on our Terrific Twos, with children learning through play and creating projects to enhance their knowledge. The 4-year-old program focuses …