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Thursday, January 19, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bolingbrook Park District focuses on wellness »
Bolingbrook Park District focuses on wellness More than 175 visitors attended the fifth Community Health and Wellness...
Monday, January 16, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Museums fight winter doldrums with kid programs »
Museums fight winter doldrums with kid programs It's January. It's long. It's cold. And it can be the perfect ti...
Monday, January 9, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Park districts respond to fitness-related resolutions »
Park districts respond to fitness-related resolutions Fitness instructor Lisa McDaniel said it happens every year at...
Wednesday, January 4, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expert predicts how you’ll eat in 2012 »
Expert predicts how you’ll eat in 2012 Nina Vanderwiel, a mother of three, came up with a fun, interactive class offe...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winnebago County Forest Preserve District's 2011 full of growth »
Winnebago County Forest Preserve District's 2011 full of growth Commissioners for the Winnebago County Forest Preserv...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
When the Pieces Come Together »
When the Pieces Come Together A constructed ski hill to encourage year-round use, bioswales to help manage runoff, and...
Wednesday, December 28, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Friday Night Futbol »
Friday Night Futbol Are you ready for some Futbol? If so, the Warrenville Park District is inviting all students in g...
Thursday, December 22, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Keeping children engaged during winter break »
Keeping children engaged during winter break At first, Mackenzie Paul was nervous. The 4-year-old DeKalb girl looked li...
Wednesday, December 21, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Park districts offering rewards programs »
Park districts offering rewards programs Grocery stores, credit cards and airlines have offered reward programs to lo...
Tuesday, December 13, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Park districts offering rewards programs »
Park districts offering rewards programs Grocery stores, credit cards and airlines have offered reward programs to...
Monday, December 5, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Meet Bloomingdale Park Distict’s volunteer MVP »
Meet Bloomingdale Park Distict’s volunteer MVP As a coach and manager in the Bloomingdale Baseball and Softball Associa...
Friday, December 2, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
America's Best Places to Raise Kids, 2011 »
America's Best Places to Raise Kids, 2011 More than half the population of Blacksburg, Va ., is Virginia Tech stud...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Charles Park District recognized at statewide gala »
St. Charles Park District recognized at statewide gala The St. Charles Park District was the recipient of two...
Monday, November 14, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parks award: The Waukegan Park District recently received the first place award for Arts in the Park »
Parks award: The Waukegan Park District recently received the first place award for Arts in the Park at the Illinoi...
Monday, November 14, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthy Vending Makes its Way into Chicago Suburban Park Districts with Bee Line Vending for Health »
Healthy Vending Makes its Way into Chicago Suburban Park Districts with Bee Line Vending for Health Hickory Hills P...
Thursday, November 3, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Endless fun for kids in programs »
Endless fun for kids in programs Three-year-old Jack Vanlaningham was smiling and walking excitedly as he joined a sm...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
District to Pursue Nature Preserve Status at Five Forest Preserves »
District to Pursue Nature Preserve Status at Five Forest Preserves The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County Board o...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Round Lake Area Park District, Richardson Adventure Farm win award »
Round Lake Area Park District, Richardson Adventure Farm win award The Illinois Association of Park Districts has rec...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Albino mink found in Lake County forest preserve »
Albino mink found in Lake County forest preserve At dusk on a recent October day, a ghostly white predator sniffed the...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
A walk in the park »
A walk in the park If you have young children, your next birthday adventure could literally be a walk in the park.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grayslake Community Park District Recognized at IAPD Awards Gala »
Grayslake Community Park District Recognized at IAPD Awards Gala The Illinois Association of Park Districts held its Be...
Thursday, October 20, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
“Best Friend of Illinois Parks Award” »
"Best Friend of Illinois Parks Award” Thousands of volunteers board members and professionals dedicate countless ho...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Rockford baseball coach wins good sportsmanship award »
Rockford baseball coach wins good sportsmanship award Rockford Park District coach and volunteer Ken Held is honore...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens project gets "green" award »
Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens project gets "green" award The Rockford Park District's new Nicholas Conservatory...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Park District Bridge, DuPage River Trail to be Dedicated This Afternoon »
New Park District Bridge, DuPage River Trail to be Dedicated This Afternoon The walking/biking path is part of wha...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
35-year service a credit to WDSRA »
35-year service a credit to WDSRA Residents whose family members have participated in programs offered through the Wes...
Monday, October 3, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Grand opening for improved Greenbelt Center »
Grand opening for improved Greenbelt Center A living wall with about 1,000 tropical plants is among the changes at the...
Friday, September 30, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Predator wasps may dispatch emerald ash borer »
Predator wasps may dispatch emerald ash borer They look almost ant-like, though smaller than a small red ant, but for...
Friday, September 30, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
WDSRA celebrates 35 years in community »
WDSRA celebrates 35 years in community Last Saturday afternoon, about a dozen adults with special needs marched ar...
Monday, September 26, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Explore Fall Colors in DuPage Forest Preserves »
Explore Fall Colors in DuPage Forest Preserves The Forest Preserve District of DuPage County invites fall fans to get o...
Saturday, September 24, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Barker wins Illinois journalism award »
Barker wins Illinois journalism award Bureau County Republican Senior Staff Writer Donna Barker has been named first run...
Monday, September 19, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Stearns Road bridge ceremony draws bikers, hikers »
Stearns Road bridge ceremony draws bikers, hikers It’s been open to traffic since spring, but the new Stearns Road Brid...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Schaumburg CAN spreads word on healthy lifestyles »
Schaumburg CAN spreads word on healthy lifestyles Several Schaumburg groups are teaming up to advocate for healthy life...
Monday, September 12, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Worthy goal should become a model »
Worthy goal should become a model First, some facts and figures from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control: • Obesity am...
Monday, September 12, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Groundbreaking today at Carol Stream’s McCaslin Park »
Groundbreaking today at Carol Stream’s McCaslin Park Last year, Carol Stream Park District voters approved a $37 million...

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