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Garden Plots: End of Season
Preparations for winter will begin on Monday, October 20th. All personal items should be removed prior to Monday in order for Parks Staff to begin work.


Winter Youth Basketball League
Register by November 1!
Does your child love to play basketball? The Park District's Winter Youth Basketball League is taking registrations until November 1! Our philosophy is to provide a friendly atmosphere, teach the rules and skills of the game, as well as good sportsmanship. Leagues are available for boys and girls in grades 1-8. 

> Register for the Winter Youth Basketball League today!


Featured Activity: Wreath Craft on Nov. 8
Age: Adult (ages 8+ are welcome if with an adult)
Time: 12-1pm | R/NR Fee: $10/$15
Get the creativity flowing while engaging your mind. Enjoy fall nature happenings while learning how to make a grapevine wreath. We also will share tidbits about the rose hips, pinecones, grasses, and other natural items that will be used to decorate the wreath. This is a great gift for the holidays, too!

> Register today!


Featured Activity: Teen Cosmic Skate on Oct. 24
Age: 10-14 | Time: 7:30-9pm | Fee: $7
Enjoy skating under the cosmic lights at Center Ice of DuPage! Bring your own skates or rent a pair for just $2.50 at the rink. The concession stand will be open and we'll be playing some of today's best music. You won't want to miss these events!

> Learn more and register today!


Referendum Open House | Oct. 30
The Glen Ellyn Park District will host a referendum open house on Thursday, October 30, to educate residents regarding its referendum to construct an indoor aquatic center. The session will be held at the Main Street Recreation Center (501 Hill Avenue, Glen Ellyn).

> Learn more about the referendum


FREE Pickleball Month at Ackerman SFC
It's FREE PICKLEBALL month at Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center. Join us every Tuesday and Thursday in October from 12-3pm for free Pickleball! Three-time State Champion Kirk Lingner will be on hand for free evaluations and playing tips each Tuesday. Learn more.


Indoor Aquatic Center Referendum
Question of the Day


Absolutely. A patron may use the pool by purchasing a daily fee for a specific activity such as lap swimming or open swim. Discounted punch passes for those activities will most likely be available as well. Obviously, if you are part of a group or organization that is renting the facility, a membership is not required. Read More


Danby Park Playground is Now Open
The Glen Ellyn Park District is pleased to announce that a new playground at Danby Park is officially open. Please come on out to investigate, examine, and explore all the features the new playground has to offer.

Staff would like to thank all the neighbors that participated in the Danby Park survey that was sent out last spring. The results from the survey served as a guide to determine which areas the Park District should focus on in order to give users an outstanding park amenity that the entire neighborhood can enjoy.

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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.

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


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