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    Pumpkins on Main Community Display

    Calling all jack-o-lanterns! Sign up to be part of our community pumpkin display and for a chance to win prizes. Free, but registration required.
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    Pumpkins on Main Community Display

    Calling all jack-o-lanterns! Sign up to be part of our community pumpkin display and for a chance to win prizes. Free, but registration required.

    Sign Up »

    Walk Along the Ackerman Spook Trail, If You Dare!

    The trail will be "not-so-scary" from 4-6pm for younger children. After 6pm, the spook trail is geared toward older kids and adults.
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    Walk Along the Ackerman Spook Trail, If You Dare!

    The trail will be "not-so-scary" from 4-6pm for younger children. After 6pm, the spook trail is geared toward older kids and adults.

    Register »

    Register for Winter Youth Basketball by Nov. 1

    Open to grades K-8, this league provides boys and girls a friendly atmosphere where they can learn the rules and skills of the game.
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    Register for Winter Youth Basketball by Nov. 1

    Open to grades K-8, this league provides boys and girls a friendly atmosphere where they can learn the rules and skills of the game.

    Sign Up »

    Latest News

    Blood Drive and Food Drive on October 21

    Blood Drive: Blood supplies are at a critical low. Save lives by donating at Ackerman SFC from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. October 21. Appointments are recommended, but walk-ups welcome! Donors new to Versiti who give blood at the October drive will receive a $25 e-gift card as their way of saying thank you. Make an appointment »

    Drive-Thru Drop-Off Food Drive: Donate items to help fill the shelves at Glen Ellyn Food Pantry. Just pull up to the Ackerman SFC main entrance from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. October 21 and we’ll do the rest!

    Inclusive-Focused Playground Coming to Newton Park

    During the October 5th Park Board meeting, board members approved bids for the redevelopment of the Newton Park playground. The plan includes replacing the existing playground with equipment with an inclusive emphasis, providing shaded seating, and new surfacing. Read More »

    Shoreline Improvements at Lake Ellyn Park

    This coming fall, the Glen Ellyn Park District will embark on the next phase of Lake Ellyn Park improvements. A new shoreline path extending from the Lake Ellyn Boathouse to the fishing pier will be constructed thanks to an anonymous donation. The 12-foot-wide path will feature permeable pavers as well as sections of masonry seat wall. Read More »

    Community Survey

    We want your input! The Glen Ellyn Park District is in the process of completing a blind survey, conducted by aQity. The survey was sent randomly to households within our boundaries. If you received a copy, we encourage you to take a few minutes to complete the survey to help identify opportunities to add to or improve facilities, parks, events, and programs. If you did not receive a copy, but would like to share your thoughts and opinions, a link to complete the survey is available here. Your feedback is invaluable to the District, and we appreciate your attention to this very important project for the community.

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