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    Co-Ed Volleyball League Begins Sept. 13

    Compete and have fun! Teams will play an 8-game regular season, followed by a single-elimination postseason tournament. Age 18+.
    Sign up by 9/10 »

    Co-Ed Volleyball League Begins Sept. 13

    Compete and have fun! Teams will play an 8-game regular season, followed by a single-elimination postseason tournament. Age 18+.

    Sign up by 9/10 »

    Co-Ed Field Hockey Begins Sept. 5

    Register your child (grades 1-8) for this fast, fun, and affordable sport this fall! Beginners welcome at all age groups.
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    Co-Ed Field Hockey Begins Sept. 5

    Register your child (grades 1-8) for this fast, fun, and affordable sport this fall! Beginners welcome at all age groups.

    Sign Up Today »

    Fall Youth Basketball League for Grades 3-8

    A shortened version of our popular Winter League! Teams play a 6-game regular season plus playoffs.

    Sign Up by 9/6 »

    Fall Youth Basketball League for Grades 3-8

    A shortened version of our popular Winter League! Teams play a 6-game regular season plus playoffs.

    Sign Up by 9/6 »

    Weekly Raffles at Holes & Knolls Mini Golf

    We're celebrating National Golf Month with weekly raffles at Holes & Knolls in August. Just turn in your scorecard at the end of your round to enter. 
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    Weekly Raffles at Holes & Knolls Mini Golf

    We're celebrating National Golf Month with weekly raffles at Holes & Knolls in August. Just turn in your scorecard at the end of your round to enter. 

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    Fall Fête: Whiskey, Wine, and Whimsy

    A spectacular fundraiser to support recreation and sports scholarships for families in need in the community.
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    Fall Fête: Whiskey, Wine, and Whimsy

    A spectacular fundraiser to support recreation and sports scholarships for families in need in the community.

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    Latest News

    Help Plant Trees on Grandparent’s Day

    Looking for a special way to spend quality time with your grandkids? Bring them to Ackerman Park on Sunday, September 8th from 1 to 2 p.m. The Glen Ellyn Park District needs help planting small oak trees in the woods of the park. Participants are asked to bring a shovel and work gloves, and to meet near the trailhead into the woods along the Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center entrance road. Read More »

    Sign Up Now for the New Fall Youth Basketball League

    The Glen Ellyn Park District is excited to announce its Fall Youth Basketball League! This brand new league, geared towards boys and girls in grades 3-8, offers a shorter 6-week season for anyone interested in having extra preparation time before the 10-week Winter Basketball League program, and also gives new players a chance to try it out before committing to the Winter Basketball League. Read More »

    End of Season Hours for Mini Golf, Sunset Pool, and the Splash Park

    Holes & Knolls Mini Golf, Sunset Pool, and the Splash Park will observe special hours of operation from August 22 to September 2 (Labor Day). Hours are weather-dependent and subject to change. Please check the Rainout Line before heading to the facilities. Read More »

    Fall Co-Ed Field Hockey Registration Open for Grades 1-8

    The Glen Ellyn Park District is now accepting registrations for Fall Co-Ed Field Hockey for grades 1-8. The program begins on September 5th and runs through October 20th. This popular sport is fast-paced and exciting, and builds skills on both an individual and a team level. Instruction emphasizes ball control, stick handling, offensive and defensive strategies, rules of the game, and physical conditioning. Read More »

    Roller Skating Classes: Old School Fun for a New Generation

    Parents seeking a recreation opportunity for their kids will have a new option beginning this fall. Glen Ellyn Park District has teamed up with Revolution Skate Studio in Lombard to offer roller skating classes for ages 3-10. Roller skating has been a recreational activity enjoyed by people of all ages for over 250 years. Whether it’s indoors or outside, roller skating is a great pastime that anyone can learn and a terrific form of exercise. Read More »

    Play mini golf. Win prizes.

    Need a reason to celebrate in August? Since 1993, August has been named the national month for the sport of golf. To celebrate, Holes & Knolls Mini Golf will be giving out prizes weekly with the luck of the draw. To enter, simply turn in your scorecard at the end of your round. View mini golf hours and fees.

    Lantern kits on sale now for Glow in the Park

    The Glow in the Park Lantern Walk, which benefits Lurie Children’s, will return to Lake Ellyn Park on September 15th. Join the fun by decorating your own lantern to carry during this parade of lights! Kits are $10 each and include a paper lantern shade, battery-operated L.E.D. light, and a stick to carry the lantern. Prizes will be awarded for the most creative designs! Kits can be purchased at the Spring Avenue Recreation Center (185 Spring Avenue, Glen Ellyn) and come in a variety of colors. Learn more about the event.

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