Residents aren’t the only ones attracted to two new pollinator gardens installed at Reed-Keppler Park located at 201 W. National Street and Don Earley Park, at 840 E. Washington Street. The gardens which are in their first year are taking shape, and are already attracting monarch butterflies. Superintendent of Parks, Michael Gasparini came up with […]
Attention all West Chicago butterfly lovers, and there are many. Two new public gardens are being designed and installed through a collaboration between the West Chicago Park District, the City of West Chicago, and resident and Master Naturalist Judith Horsley, who applied and received a grant on the Park District’s behalf from the North American […]
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 […]