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Fall 2016 Registration Dates
Resident registration for fall programs is now in progress! Non-resident registration will begin August 8 at 8:30am. View the 2016 Fall Activity Guide online 

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August 2nd Board Meeting Canceled
Notice is hereby given that the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners has canceled their Workshop Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, August 2, 2016. The next meeting of Board Commissioners will be held on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at the Spring Avenue Recreation Center, 185 Spring Avenue, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, and will begin at an earlier time at 6:15 p.m

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Glen Ellyn Park District Strategic Planning Outcome Results in Lower Taxes
On Tuesday, July 19th, the Glen Ellyn Park District Board voted to allow the referendum debt that funded the majority of the expenses to construct the Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center to retire. As a result of the unanimous vote, residents of the Park District will realize, on average, an estimated 7.5% reduction on their 2016 tax bill (payable in 2017) and an approximate savings of 27.5% on their 2017 tax bills (payable in 2018). Read More

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Lake Ellyn Boathouse Tours
Come out and see the newly renovated and historically restored Lake Ellyn Boathouse and outside amenities. Tours and rental information will be available and light snacks will be served. Stick around after the tours for our movie or jazz in the park events!

August 10 from 6-7:30pm
Followed by The Peanuts Movie at dusk

August 17 from 6-7:30pm
Enjoy Jazz in the Park from 7-9pm

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Senior Appreciation Week: Aug. 8-12
We're celebrating seniors! Join us for a variety of fun and energizing events including free week at Ackerman SFC! Check out what the Glen Ellyn Park District has to offer for ages 60 & up!

Aug. 8-12: Free Week at Ackerman
Aug. 8: Afternoon Bingo
Aug. 9: Senior Supper Social (register)
Aug. 11: Free Day at Sunset Pool

Click here to learn more

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Tennis Lessons at the Glen Ellyn Park District
Registration is open for summer tennis lessons and camps! Come out and enjoy the perfect environment to learn the game of tennis. Lessons will focus on racquet skills, athletic development and an understanding of the game while having FUN. All lessons are held outdoors at beautiful Sunset Park or Memorial Park.

> Click here to view the tennis lessons brochure

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"Bee" An Advocate & Show Your Support of Pollinators This Summer
The Glen Ellyn Park District and Village of Glen Ellyn have teamed up to make "We Support Pollinators" signs available for your garden. The durable 8" x 8" aluminum sign comes complete with post and hardware. You can place a sign anywhere you have a pollinator-friendly habitat. Just $10 per sign (cash or check only). Click Here to View

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"Trails & Trivia: Bird Edition" Challenge
Kids can connect with nature this summer by participating in the 2nd annual Trails & Trivia Challenge. This year, participants will learn all about our feathered friends while answering a few trivia questions in eight of our community parks. One lucky winner will receive a $100 Park District gift certificate!
> Get Your Scorecard

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Statement of Non-Discrimination
The Glen Ellyn Park District prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital or family status.
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Mission Statement
The Park District's mission is driven to foster diverse, community based leisure opportunities, through a harmonious blend of quality recreation programs, facilities and open space which will enhance the quality of life into the future.

Glen Ellyn 4th of July Committee
Picnic in the Park..
Glen Ellyn’s 4th of July Fireworks
http://www.glenellyn4thofjuly.

     
 
 

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