Back to School Bash at Sunset Pool

    Kids in grades 6-8 are invited to Sunset Pool for a FREE evening of swimming, games, and dancing to music provided by our DJ. Time: 8-10pm.

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    Back to School Bash at Sunset Pool

    Kids in grades 6-8 are invited to Sunset Pool for a FREE evening of swimming, games, and dancing to music provided by our DJ. Time: 8-10pm.

    Join Us on Aug. 17 »

    Fall in Love with Dance and Gymnastics

    Our comprehensive offering of dance and gymnastics programs provides opportunities for all ages and skill levels. Classes begin in September!

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    Fall in Love with Dance and Gymnastics

    Our comprehensive offering of dance and gymnastics programs provides opportunities for all ages and skill levels. Classes begin in September!

    Register Today »

    Resident Registration is Now Open for Autumn

    From Boo Bash to Adult Leagues to Nature Outings, there are tons of fun events and programs for you and your family this fall!

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    Resident Registration is Now Open for Autumn

    From Boo Bash to Adult Leagues to Nature Outings, there are tons of fun events and programs for you and your family this fall!

    Register Today »

    Adult Leagues: Gather Your Team Together

    This season's offerings include Dodgeball, Kickball, Men's Basketball, Indoor Soccer, and Volleyball.

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    Adult Leagues: Gather Your Team Together

    This season's offerings include Dodgeball, Kickball, Men's Basketball, Indoor Soccer, and Volleyball.

    Learn More »

    Girls & Boys Field Hockey Begins September 13

    Try this fast, fun, and affordable sport this fall! Available for girls in grades 1-8 and boys in grades 1-6.

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    Girls & Boys Field Hockey Begins September 13

    Try this fast, fun, and affordable sport this fall! Available for girls in grades 1-8 and boys in grades 1-6.

    Sign Up Today »

    Latest News

    Notice of Meeting Time Change

    Notice is hereby given that the Glen Ellyn Park District Board of Commissioners has changed the start time for their Regular Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, August 21, 2018. The Regular Meeting of the Board of Commissioners for Tuesday, August 21, 2018 will now begin at 6:00 p.m. instead of its regularly scheduled time of 7:00 p.m. at the Spring Avenue Recreation Center, 185 Spring Avenue, Glen Ellyn, IL.

    Field Hockey: A Coach’s View

    Field hockey is a fun, fast-paced sport that dates back to the mid-1800s. While it may not receive the same attention as soccer and football, it’s becoming a very popular sport for both girls and boys. The Glen Ellyn Park District is offering a fall Field Hockey program for girls in grades 1-8, and for boys in grades 1-6. Read More »

    Kindergarten Enrichment Class Enhances Student Learning

    By the time a child enters Kindergarten, it’s important to ensure that he or she is receiving the attention and instruction necessary to prepare for both the current Kindergarten year and for subsequent school years. For students enrolled in a half-day Kindergarten program, adding a Kindergarten Enrichment class helps students to be on par with their peers once they enter first grade. Read More »

    New Playgrounds Coming to Main Street Recreation Center and President’s Park

    Main Street Recreation Center and Marie Ulhorn/President’s Park are getting brand-new playground equipment. Both projects are anticipated to be completed by mid-October 2018. Read More »

    Youth Dodgeball “Hits” the Glen Ellyn Park District!

    If your child is looking for a new activity to add to their sports arsenal, sign them up for Youth Dodgeball through the Glen Ellyn Park District! This energetic, strategic game geared towards children in grades 3-8 is a great way for kids to burn off energy, stay healthy, make new friends, and learn a fun and exciting sport. Read More »

    Co-Ed Adult Sports Leagues to Try This Fall

    When it comes to organized sports, it’s not all about the kids! The Glen Ellyn Park District is now offering a variety of adult sports leagues starting in the fall, so that men and women aged 18 and up can enjoy the same sports opportunities as the youngsters. Regular exercise is important for all age groups, and the Co-ed Kickball, Volleyball, and new Dodgeball leagues fit the bill! Read More »

    Stewardship of our Natural Resources

    By definition, stewardship means to care for, manage, shepherd or protect something or someone. Stewardship of natural resources relates to the air we breathe, the water we drink, the land we inhabit, the lakes and oceans we swim in, the mountains we climb, and the forests we stroll through. Caring for these resources requires effort by all of us – we share this space and so will future families for years to come. Read More »

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