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4 months 2 weeks ago
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 6:30pm

NOTICE OF PROPOSED PROPERTY TAX LEVY FOR OAK BROOK PARK DISTRICT, DUPAGE AND COOK COUNTIES, ILLINOIS
A public hearing to approve a proposed property tax levy for Oak Brook Park District for 2018 will be held on Monday, December 17, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. at the Family Recreation Center, 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook, Illinois 60523.
Any person desiring to appear at the public hearing and present testimony to the taxing district may contact Laure Kosey, Executive Director, 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook, Illinois 60523, 630-645-9535.

4 months 2 weeks ago

Is your little one beginning to show more independence? By the age of two, you'll notice your busy child mimicking others, showing exuberant excitement when playing with peers, maybe becoming a little bit defiant, and even beginning to include other friends in games and play. Register now for Just 2s!

4 months 2 weeks ago

April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election for Park District Commissioner

Prospective candidates seeking the office of a Park Commissioner for the Oak Brook Park District may pick up packets containing nomination petitions and election materials from the Oak Brook Park District Administrative Offices, 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., for the Consolidated Election to be held on April 2, 2019.

4 months 3 weeks ago

Who wouldn't want a little taste of summer during winter break? Winter Playground Camp provides a fun recreational experience for kids and their friends and includes swimming at the Family Aquatic Center! Winter Pee Wee Camp provides out of school fun for little ones and Soccer Made in America is perfect for athletes ages 4-15!

4 months 3 weeks ago

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a special meeting of the Oak Brook Park District Board of Commissioners will be held on Thursday, November 29, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. The Special Meeting will be held in the Autumn Oaks Room of the Oak Brook Park District Family Recreation Center, 1450 Forest Gate Road, Oak Brook, Illinois.

5 months 17 hours 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.

5 months 1 week ago

The referendum’s success enables the Park District to advance in its mission to provide the very best in park and recreational opportunities and open lands for our community.

5 months 1 week ago
Saturday, November 3, 2018 (All day)

The Oak Brook STARS Swim Team earned an exciting 358-357 win over the Bensenville Wahoo Swim Team during the season’s first home swim meet at the Family Aquatic Center on Sat., Nov. 3, 2018.

5 months 2 weeks ago
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 5:30am to Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 10:00pm

Did you know Americans purchase nearly 600 million pounds of candy for Halloween? This year, you can put all that candy to good use. Oakbrook Orthodontics and the Oak Brook Park District have partnered for a candy buy back program that benefits your family’s teeth, the troops overseas, and Oak Brook’s Universal Playground Project.

6 months 2 days ago

Oak Brook resident, Lara Suleiman, was recognized by the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD) with a 2018 Outstanding Citizen Volunteer of the Year Award, presented at IAPD’s annual awards gala in Wheeling on Friday, October 12.

The Outstanding Citizen Volunteer of the Year award recognizes a citizen’s volunteer efforts to enhance a park district, forest preserve, conservation, recreation or special recreation agency program service, parkland, open space or facility.

6 months 2 weeks ago

If you enjoy walking the paths of Central Park, you may notice that your experience is significantly more serene along the lower section of Ginger Creek. In September, the Oak Brook Park District completed a 2-year, $140,000 project to replace a failed gabion weir with a new rock Cross-Vane water control system.

6 months 3 weeks ago

Play pickleball at the Family Recreation Center! With its odd name, reputation for being fun, and noted health benefits such as lowered blood pressure, improved mental acuity, and increased cardiovascular endurance, it’s no wonder that pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in America.

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