Author: Cheryl Buhmann

Sully’s Activity Book Park Passport

Congratulations to Charlie, Norah, and their mom Emily for completing their park passports located in the Sully's Gold Star Summer Activity Book! "We had a great time exploring all of the parks in Vernon Hills; there were even a couple we didn't know existed! Thanks for...
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Red-winged Blackbird Notice

The red-winged blackbird breeding season is currently happening. While females sit on eggs in nests in our park trees, the males can become aggressive guarding the nest. Males have been known to sound their "conk-a-reee" alarm as a warning, flutter above people and animals, and...
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Smile! We Need a New Photo of You!

Opening Day at the Family Aquatic Center is June 4th!  All season pass holders must take a new photo to activate their FOB prior to their first visit to the aquatic center. Please visit the Sullivan Community Center to during the month of May to take a photo of you and your...
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Enjoy Our Parks, Share Our Paths

With the warm weather upon us, our residents are encouraged to visit our parks! Whether you are visiting by riding your bike, pushing a stroller, or on foot, please be aware of others on the park paths and announce to others if you are passing.
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Carp Removal in District Lakes

In the past 12 months,  roughly 1500 carp have been removed from Big & Little Bear Lakes and Lake Charles. Invasive Carp are notorious for altering natural ecosystems. They uproot and disturb submerged vegetation while searching for insect larvae to eat.  This activity...
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