Vernon Hills Park District
Vernon Hills Park District
Vernon Hills
Park District
Addressing the lifelong leisure needs of all Vernon Hills residents



School’s Out Program

For Students in Grades K-6. What can your child do when school is not in session? Join us for “School’s Out”!  We offer a wide variety of recreational activities that allow your child to develop their social skills including sports, games, arts and crafts, and much more! Please send your child with a sack lunch and […]

Ski/Snowboard Trip

Students in grades 5-8 will spend the afternoon on the ski slopes! At Wilmont Mountain, there is always snow! For those renting equipment or needing a lesson, please register with the appropriate program code. If you change your equipment type, you’ll be assessed a $10 fee. There is a $10 helmet charge should you need one. […]

4th Annual Craft Beer Tasting

Attention Craft Beer Aficionados! Several area breweries pouring samples of their ales, lagers, and stouts. Taste the micro brews of the area’s most skilled brew masters while listening to live music.  Food is also available for purchase. -Must be 21 years or older to attend -Designated driver tickets available at the door for $15 each […]

Hawthorn District 73 Kindergarten Registration

Walk-in kindergarten registration for parents whose children live in Hawthorn School District 73 is set for for 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 23 and  9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, February 24 at Hawthorn Middle School South, 600 N. Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills. Parents must bring with them required registration documents outlined on the […]

Tree Removal in Century Park

Beginning February 16th, the parks department will be conducting work in the wooded area at the north end of Century Park. Boxelder trees will be thinned out through cutting and chipping along with a few Ash trees that exist in the area. Buckthorn, Honeysuckle and Mulberry will be mowed down using a forestry mower. Paths […]

Sullivan Center Construction Update

The renovations at the Sullivan Community Center are almost complete! Our new gymnasium is scheduled to open in mid- March. The staff who currently work in the Laschen Community Center will be moving to the Sullivan Community Center the week of March 6. The preschool playground will be completed by mid-March. Join us on Saturday, April […]

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