Celebrate Earth Day with the Park District with activities the entire family will enjoy! Families will participate in activities, crafts, and games. There will be environmentally friendly giveaways for all to take home! Enjoy live music too! This is a free event, no registration is required.
Support the Vernon Hills Park District Scholarship Program by registering for our annual Loop the Lakes 5K Run/Walk. The USA Track & Field/Road Running Technical Council Certified course winds through the picturesque Century Park Arboretum. This course does have small hills and inclines. Post-race snacks and water will be provided. Awards are given to best […]
The Village of Vernon Hills and the Vernon Hills Park District are partnering with homeowners to reduce the overall Skunk population within the Village. The Program is designed to provide financial reimbursement to homeowners who choose to work with licensed wildlife control companies to remove skunks from their properties. The Program will operate as follows: […]
In late 2017, the parks department started an in-house project of adding fishing structures to Big Bear and Little Bear Lakes. They are using a combination of man-made material and organic materials like discarded Christmas trees. The Christmas trees are cabled to a cinder block to sink them to the bottom of the lake. In […]