Drop-in Programs

Registration is not required for drop-in programs.
To see upcoming community and registered special events, please click here.

Boating in the Park

Rent a kayak, canoe, or a pedal boat. Boating in the Park is open to all ages, however, all boating participants required to properly wear and fit into the provided Glen Ellyn Park District life jacket before entering the lake. No registration required. For questions, please contact David MacDonald at


  • Sunday, June 11
  • Sunday, June 25
  • Sunday, July 9
  • Sunday, July 23
  • Sunday, August 6

Time: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Fee: $10 per 20 minutes (cash only)

In case of inclement weather, Boating in the Park may be canceled. Updates will be posted on the District’s hotline at:

Friday Night Senior Bingo

Ages 55 and up
Let’s get together for bingo! Join us on the first Friday of every month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center for Friday Night Senior Bingo. Enjoy several rounds of bingo while socializing with the community. Prizes will be awarded each night, including a grand prize at the end of the last game. $1 per card. For questions, please contact Rebecca Brush at

Donuts & Bingo

Ages 55 and up
Play bingo at Main Street Recreation Center on the 2nd Thursday of each month. Visit with friends over coffee and donuts while playing everyone’s favorite game. Bingo will be free to play, and games will start at 10:30 a.m. One bingo card per participant. Coffee, donuts, and bingo cards will be provided, and prizes will be awarded to winners. Offered in partnership with Glen Ellyn Public Library. For questions, please contact David MacDonald at