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Park District Stewardship Report Offers Year in Review

March 7, 2019

The Northbrook Park District released its annual Stewardship Report—2018 Year in Review, showcasing Park District projects and achievements in the community throughout the past year. The Report provides information on District initiatives such as 2018-2022: New Places to Play which includes the new Activity Center planned at Techny Prairie Park and Fields. Measurable results in …

Northbrook Park District Skaters are International Champions

February 18, 2019

Teams Elite Junior skaters are returning from Italy with the ultimate souvenir. The Northbrook Park District synchronized skaters are the 2019 Spring Cup champions, placing first in the Junior division in Milan, Italy and taking home the cup for Team USA. Teams Elite Junior scored a total of 160.85 points, coming out ahead of Russia …

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More than a team… Northbrook Park District Synchro Skaters Support Each Other On and Off the Ice

February 1, 2019

As they prepare to represent Team USA in Milan, Italy, Northbrook Park District’s Teams Elite Junior skaters are filled with gratitude for their community, families and coaches who have supported them along the way. “We’re so excited about this opportunity,” said Sofia Gisiner, a sophomore at Glenbrook North High School. “Through every competition, our coaches …

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Northbrook Park District Skating Team to Represent Team USA in Italy

December 13, 2018

Less than a year into its formation, Northbrook Park District’s Teams Elite Junior Team is making synchronized skating history. The team has achieved one of the sport’s highest honors—representing Team USA at the Spring Cup in Milan, Italy. Twenty skaters will attend the international competition February 15-17, 2019 as the first new Junior-level team selected …

CONSOLIDATED ELECTION: April 2, 2019

CONSOLIDATED ELECTION: April 2, 2019

December 3, 2018

Candidates seeking election to the Northbrook Park District Board of Commissioners, at the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election, must file their Nominating Petitions between Monday, December 10 and Monday, December 17, 2018 at the Joe Doud Administration Building, 545 Academy Drive between 9am and 5pm. Please note that offices are closed on Saturday, December 15 …

Activity Center Concept Designs Unveiled

Activity Center Concept Designs Unveiled

November 6, 2018

The Park District and architects from Wight & Company unveiled concept designs at the Activity Center Open House November 5. To view the designs, click here.

Residents invited to learn about new Activity Center

Residents invited to learn about new Activity Center

October 25, 2018

A new Activity Center at Northbrook Park District’s Techny Prairie Park and Fields is one step closer to becoming reality. A Drop-In Open House is set for 4:30-7pm, Nov. 5 at the Leisure Center, 3323 Walters Ave., where residents can view design concepts, learn about new fitness and programming opportunities and discuss the project with …

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 …