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IAPD Member Agencies in the News
Friday, September 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
S'mores and more: Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Cook County Forest Preserves »
S'mores and more: Celebrate National Public Lands Day at Cook County Forest Preserves To celebrate National Public Lands...
Friday, September 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Randall Oaks Zoo hosts annual Fall Festival Sept. 26 to Nov. 1 »
Randall Oaks Zoo hosts annual Fall Festival Sept. 26 to Nov. 1 Come and celebrate the change in seasons at Randall Oaks...
Friday, September 25, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Palatine Park District celebrates 75th anniversary Saturday »
Palatine Park District celebrates 75th anniversary Saturday The Palatine Park District will celebrate its 75th annivers...
Friday, September 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lockport park district plans socially distanced, but in-person triathlon »
Lockport park district plans socially distanced, but in-person triathlon When it comes to races, it is all about timing.
Friday, September 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Discover Your Place to Play with a Techny Prairie Activity Center Charter Membership »
Discover Your Place to Play with a Techny Prairie Activity Center Charter Membership Begin an exciting new journey of he...

Commissioners and Professionals in the News
Friday, July 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
NISRA manager receives national recognition »
NISRA manager receives national recognition As part of the National Parks and Recreation Month celebration, 52 professi...
Wednesday, July 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Northbrook Park District Board Announces 2020-2021 Officers »
Northbrook Park District Board Announces 2020-2021 Officers A tradition of community pride and passion for public ser...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Re-elected President Says Park District's Future Is 'Strong' »
Re-elected President Says Park District's Future Is 'Strong' The Plainfield Park District decided on its leadership t...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘My New Mask’: Mundelein Park District Manager Writes Pandemic Book For Kids »
‘My New Mask’: Mundelein Park District Manager Writes Pandemic Book For Kids A marketing manager at the Mundelein Park...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
'Visionary' Elk Grove parks leader Jack Claes dies at 96 »
'Visionary' Elk Grove parks leader Jack Claes dies at 96 Jack Claes grew up in New Jersey, captivated by views of the...

Childhood Obesity
Friday, October 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Obesity Continues to Challenge America's Health »
Obesity Continues to Challenge America's Health The Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Fou...
Thursday, July 19, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Poll: Americans say obesity a bigger problem than smoking »
Poll: Americans say obesity a bigger problem than smoking The percentage of people in the U.S. who say that obesity i...
Monday, July 16, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Playing Multiple Sports Helps Beat Teen Obesity »
Playing Multiple Sports Helps Beat Teen Obesity Being a team player may help teens tackle rising childhood obesity rates...
Friday, June 22, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
American Medical Assoc.: Require obesity education for kids »
American Medical Assoc.: Require obesity education for kids The American Medical Association on Wednesday put its weight...
Monday, June 11, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health advocates go sour on sugar »
Health advocates go sour on sugar The war on sugar is raging again.Sponsored LinksThis week, Walt Disney announced th...

Park Related News
Thursday, September 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Coronavirus put more cyclists on Illinois trails »
Coronavirus put more cyclists on Illinois trails Stores haven’t faced this serious of a bike shortage since a 1970s boo...
Monday, August 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bicycling craze is one saving grace of COVID-19 »
Bicycling craze is one saving grace of COVID-19 Finding parking at the Great Western Trail lot in St. Charles used to b...
Thursday, August 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Oak Brook teen turns debate skills into online summer camp for kids »
Oak Brook teen turns debate skills into online summer camp for kids It took no prompting at all for Oak Brook resident...
Thursday, July 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Congress approves the Great American Outdoors Act »
Congress approves the Great American Outdoors Act The U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass The Great American Ou...
Tuesday, June 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pritzker Administration Announces Two Funding Opportunities for Projects to Improve Water Quality »
Pritzker Administration Announces Two Funding Opportunities for Projects to Improve Water Quality Illinois Environme...

Programs Member Agencies
Friday, August 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get out and enjoy Hike Lake County Challenge »
Get out and enjoy Hike Lake County Challenge The Lake County Forest Preserves has a challenge -- or seven of them -- fo...
Friday, August 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Naperville Park District offering modified in-person programs this fall »
Naperville Park District offering modified in-person programs this fall With Naperville-area students set to begin remo...
Thursday, August 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
In age of precautionary measures, area park district puts its programs on wheels »
In age of precautionary measures, area park district puts its programs on wheels with neighborhood singalongs The Lockp...
Tuesday, August 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Park district helps kids keep active during e-learning »
Park district helps kids keep active during e-learning Decatur Park District officials said they are helping keep kids a...