Back to school season is commonly associated with summer days being over, but many people are still left wanting a little more fun under the sun. The West Chicago Park District has two new reasons to extend the summer season. Rhythm and Brews is a brand-new event with a focus on a relaxed afternoon for […]
Saturday, June 1, 20199:00 – 11:00 a.m.Turtle Splash Parking Lot129 W. National Street Smiles galore are in store for West Chicago kids of all ages, at seeing all the trucks, big and small, and getting a chance to climb and touch them.
Arbor Day 2019 brought the community together to plant a better tomorrow in West Chicago. The West Chicago Park District planted three Hickory Pecan trees (Carya Ilinoinensis) donated by the West Chicago Garden Club. There is currently only one of its kind in the District out of over one thousand trees in managed areas. The […]
Mother Nature did her part in holding off rain on Saturday, May 12, 2018 for a Downtown Planting Party spearheaded by three West Chicago Service Clubs; Lions, Rotary and Kiwanis. Over 25 volunteers, from these organizations and others, plus community residents and even some non-community residents from the DoGood DuPage campaign, came out to lend […]
News from a Community Partner A 14-year old’s summer job working on greenhouses sparked a passion in Jesse Felix that later would turn into a long and decorated career in Parks and Recreation. Felix began his career at Cantigny alongside his father, where he worked for 15 years as Assistant Superintendent of Grounds and rose […]