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4 months 1 week ago
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 1:00pm

A New Stars record was set at the Elk Grove Park District Swim Meet on Saturday, October 12, 2019.
The event was the 11-12 Girls 50 Breaststroke. Record broken by Riley Grill, 12, from Westchester, with a new record time of 39.96 seconds.
The record was previously held by Nicole Joneikis, set in Oak Brook in 2018.

4 months 3 weeks ago

On Sunday, October 27, the Oak Brook Park District, Oak Brook Park District Foundation, Breakaway Basketball and Knights Basketball are partnering for the second year to host the Build a Dream 3v3 Basketball Tournament. Young athletes will take part in this one-day tournament to support The Sandlot, a Universal Playground. In 2018, the event raised more than $6,500. This year, the goal is not only to meet but exceed last year’s fundraising efforts.

7 months 1 week ago

Under the supervision of the Aquatic Supervisor, the Swim Team Coach is responsible for all coaching responsibilities for the Age Group Swim Team beginner and intermediate swim groups including supervision of swimmers during practices and meets, and is to provide good communication with parents. The Swim Team Coach is required to successfully perform all the essential functions outlined below and all work must be performed in accordance with District policies and procedures.

7 months 1 week ago

Hostesses are expected to have good communication skills with both children and adults. Good customer service is also a necessity for a hostess. Other positive personality traits are expected to be shown to all participants during their birthday party or group rental. The Oak Brook Park District strives to provide a fun, cheerful, and overall great experience for our partygoers and group renters.

7 months 1 week ago

Under the direction of the Aquatic Supervisor, the Lesson Supervisor is responsible for the safe and efficient management of the swim lesson program and staff. They are responsible for the day- to-day planning and supervision of the Learn to Swim Program at Oak Brook Park District.

7 months 2 weeks ago
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 - 4:00pm

Did you know the Oak Brook Park District has their own bee apiary? Come to the Dean Nature Sanctuary, 115 Canterberry Lane, Oak Brook, and learn about the fascinating honeybee. Meet our beekeeper and learn about what it takes to make honey. Participate in a scavenger hunt, make crafts, and meet our pollinators! Please pre-register each child participating. Fee is $5.

Oh Bee! Parks Honey will be on sale for $10

8 months 1 week ago

Oak Brook Park District Board of Park Commissioners unanimously approved the long-term vision for the development and improvement of the newly acquired Central Park North Fields and Central Park during the regular board meeting on Monday, June 17.

8 months 2 weeks ago

The Oak Brook Park District Board of Commissioners will review a long-term vision plan for the Central Park North Fields and Central Park on Monday, June 17 at 6:30pm. The plan incorporates community and resident feedback obtained through online surveys, focus groups, and the Central Park Usage RFP. The vision plan was developed by Wight and Co., and will include phased developments that the park district would plan and budget for on an ongoing basis.

8 months 2 weeks ago

In a world where club sports and travel leagues dominate the landscape of youth basketball, the Oak Brook Park District Youth Basketball League strives to cultivate an environment where winning isn’t the only indication of success. 

Register today for Oak Brook Park District's Little Dribblers Camp with Coach Steve Hoffman

9 months 2 weeks ago

Plan a Perfect Day of Family Fun at Splash Island!
Oak Brook Park District’s state-of-the-art aquatic facilities make summer fun a breeze for the whole family! Whether you’re a seasoned member, or planning your family’s first adventure, here’s how to make the most out of your trip to the Oak Brook Park District.

9 months 2 weeks ago
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 8:00am

Think Pink 5K Results are in! View your race times here.

9 months 3 weeks ago
Monday, May 20, 2019 - 5:30pm

A Special Board Meeting of the Oak Brook Park District Board of Park Commissioners will be held on May 20, 2019 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Following the special meeting, the Regularly Scheduled May 20, 2019 Board Meeting will then be held..

During the Special Meeting, the results of the publics’ input for the development of Central Park North received during the Community Outreach Meetings and online surveys will be presented. The public is invited to attend!

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