Take a ‘Book Stroll’ at Techny Prairie Park and Fields

June 24, 2020

The Northbrook Public Library and the Northbrook Park District are working together to offer our very first Book Stroll in Techny Prairie Park and Fields’ Trail Through Time. Featuring the classic children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, community members will be able to enjoy reading the pages of the classic …

Liberty Loop 2020 5K Goes Virtual and Gives Back

June 23, 2020

Celebrate the 4th of July while staying active for a good cause during Northbrook Park District’s Virtual Liberty Loop 2020. All profits from the 5K will be donated to Youth Services of Glenview/Northbrook, which provides mental health and emotional support to children and adolescents. To participate, simply walk, jog or run the distance of 3.1 …

Virtual Board Meeting – June 24

Virtual Board Meeting – June 24

June 22, 2020

The Northbrook Park District Board of Commissioners will hold a virtual Regular Board meeting on Wednesday, June 24 at 7pm. If you wish to attend the electronic Regular Board Meeting, provisions have been made to join via Zoom. Please contact Wendy Peterson at wpeterson@nbparks.org or 847-897-6106 by 6pm, Wednesday, June 24 to request login information. …

Northbrook Park District July-August Program Guide Now Available Online

June 19, 2020

Northbrook Park District invites the community to enjoy a summer of outdoor, indoor and virtual fun as the state moves toward Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois plan. Staff members have been developing many programs that provide recreational opportunities while following safety guidelines. Special events, summer camps, fitness classes and a variety of programming for …

Northbrook Park District Musical Captures the Experience of Actors During the Pandemic

June 17, 2020

Northbrook Park District Musical Captures the Experience of Actors During the Pandemic Art is imitating life in the Northbrook Park District production of The Show Must Go Online, presented by Northbrook Theatre Youth Company. Parts are available for ages 8-14 for this virtual musical, created by Beat by Beat Press in response to the unusual …

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Northbrook Park District Online Guide Offers Ways to Play this Summer

June 3, 2020

Recreation opportunities will soon be underway as the state moves into Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois plan. The Northbrook Park District June Online Guide is now available online featuring both in-person and virtual programs for all ages. To view the June Online Guide and register for programs, click here. “Being able to welcome people …

Outdoor Facilities Opening at Northbrook Park District

May 29, 2020

Pedaling bikes on the Velodrome, perfecting those batting skills and playing with your pup at the Northbrook Dog Park are among activities soon available as Northbrook Park District reopens outdoor areas. With COVID-19 restrictions allowing for more organized activities and the state moving into Phase 3 of the Restore Illinois plan, several outdoor facilities are set …

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Head to Camp this Summer with the Northbrook Park District

May 28, 2020

The Northbrook Park District is keeping youth engaged throughout the summer with a fun variety of in-person and virtual camps! In-person camps will follow the guidelines of the CDC, the State of Illinois and the Illinois Department of Public Health with small group sizes of 10 people or less, including campers and staff. In-person camps …

2020 Glencoe Beach Pass Update

2020 Glencoe Beach Pass Update

May 21, 2020

Resident rates for Glencoe Beach Passes will not be available for Northbrook Park District residents for the 2020 summer season. Glencoe Park District made this decision based on limited beach capacity due to the necessity for physical distancing protocols this year as well as the fact that Northbrook pools will not be open this year …

Join Famous Northbrook Natives on YouTube for Q&A Sessions

May 19, 2020

Northbrook Park District is hosting a series of live events on YouTube, inviting prominent Northbrook natives to answer questions and discuss their achievements in film, theatre, sports and other fields. The District’s next Northbrook Native Spotlight event is set for Wednesday, May 20 at 6:30pm, featuring Glenbrook North High School graduate Jayne Brook. Brook was …