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    Register for Winter Youth Basketball by Nov. 1

    Open to grades 1-8, the Glen Ellyn Park District’s Winter Youth Basketball League provides a friendly atmosphere where kids can learn the rules and skills of the game.

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    Register for Winter Youth Basketball by Nov. 1

    Open to grades 1-8, the Glen Ellyn Park District’s Winter Youth Basketball League provides a friendly atmosphere where kids can learn the rules and skills of the game.

    Get On The Court »

    Pumpkin Flotilla Fest Returns on Oct. 21

    Enjoy live music, activities and games, pumpkin carving, trackless train rides, bounce houses, canoe rides, and our signature lit pumpkin flotilla!

    Join the Fun »

    Pumpkin Flotilla Fest Returns on Oct. 21

    Enjoy live music, activities and games, pumpkin carving, trackless train rides, bounce houses, canoe rides, and our signature lit pumpkin flotilla!

    Join the Fun »

    Ackerman SFC Fitness Open House

    Join us on November 3 from 12pm-2pm for our FREE Fitness Open House. Sample group fitness classes, try the fitness center, get a mini massage, climb the rock wall, & more.

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    Ackerman SFC Fitness Open House

    Join us on November 3 from 12pm-2pm for our FREE Fitness Open House. Sample group fitness classes, try the fitness center, get a mini massage, climb the rock wall, & more.

    Learn More »

    Pumpkins on the Green at Holes & Knolls

    The 18th Green at Holes & Knolls is being turned into a pumpkin patch! Pick a pumpkin, and even carve it on the patio before you leave.

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    Pumpkins on the Green at Holes & Knolls

    The 18th Green at Holes & Knolls is being turned into a pumpkin patch! Pick a pumpkin, and even carve it on the patio before you leave.

    View Dates »

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    Ackerman SFC Parking Lot is Now Open

    Thank you for your patience and understanding! Construction is never fun and almost always inconvenient and disruptive. Through it all, our patrons were flexible and patient. While frustrating at times, they managed to make the best of the situation. The Glen Ellyn Park District is very appreciative of your continued patronage and hopes you will enjoy the newly renovated parking lot and entrance drive.

    As a reminder, the project addressed the complete replacement of the main parking lot serving Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center and the upper Ackerman Park soccer fields. The parking lot, in severe disrepair, was over 30 years old and had only incurred minor repairs since it’s construction. Read More »

    New Classes for Budding Artists

    Humans were inspired to create art on cave walls thousands of years ago to try to understand their place in the world. Art in all its many forms inspires creativity and innovating thinking, which helps increase motivation and appreciation in all aspects of our lives. Read More »

    WERQ-a-Thon Works to Eliminate Breast Cancer

    Join the Glen Ellyn Park District in helping to fight and eliminate breast cancer. On Saturday, October 20th, the Park District will host its annual fundraiser to raise money for the Susan G. Komen Foundation; this year’s event will be the very first WERQ-a-Thon, led by WERQ Fitness instructors Sarella Kelly and Xenia Demo. Read More »

    Keep Kids Active This Winter with Youth Basketball

    The Glen Ellyn Park District’s Winter Youth Basketball League, for boys and girls in grades 1-8, is around the corner! Whether your child is a seasoned player or joining for the first time, make sure you register before the November 1st deadline. Read More »

    Carve Out Time for Glen Ellyn Park District’s Pumpkin Flotilla Fest!

    Lake Ellyn Park is gorgeous in the Fall, and the Pumpkin Flotilla Fest will make wonderful use of the idyllic setting. The Glen Ellyn Park District’s annual festival, which is geared towards all ages, will provide three hours of fun activities, food and beverages for purchase, and a chance to carve a pumpkin for Halloween. Read More »

    Become a Park Board Member

    Consider running for a seat on the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners in the April 2, 2019 Consolidated General Election. Read More »

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