The new pickle ball courts in Deerpath Park look finished, but the white strips need time to cure. The courts will be open to the public Thursday morning, October 18. Paddle holders will be installed at the courts prior to opening.
Due to the Fall Fest event on Friday, October 26, drop-in table tennis will not be offered.
The Park District’s registration system is now cell phone and tablet friendly. Please be sure to have an online account with the Park District prior to registering for a program. Online Activation forms are available at the Sullivan Community Center, Lakeview Fitness, or online.
The turf responding well to the improvements, 95% of the seeded areas are filling in. The combination of rain, and cool and warm weather is working in our favor. The sled is scheduled to reopen the week of October 15th.
Vernon Hills Park District student, Magdalena Zucek, won a Gold Medal at the 2018 Junior Pan-American Karate Championships this past month. Sixteen year old Zucek, a student of Illinois Shotokan Karate Club, traveled to Rio de Janiero, Brazil and represented the United States in Kumite (sparring). Magdalena fought in the 14-15 Year Old Female +54 […]
The sled hill in Century Park is closed for turf improvements including seeding and top dressing. Fencing will be installed this week and will be up until mid-October. The sled hill will be open for winter activities.
Construction will begin on Monday, September 17 in Century Park at the south end, corner of Lakeview Parkway and Hawthorn Parkway. The entire construction area will be fenced off which includes the fairground area (Ribfest and Summer Celebration grounds) going south to the property line of the Rustoleum Training Facility, including the entire parking lot. […]
Path repairs are expected to begin Monday, September 17 at the Sullivan Community Center skate park and continue to Augusta Park. Signs are located at the areas that will be impacted. The path will re-open on Tuesday, September 18.
The Deerpath Park Pickle Ball Court Project will begin on Wednesday, September 12 with fence installation. The pickle ball court posts and color coat will begin on September 14 and continue into next week. All pickle ball court work is subject to the weather, so an expected completion date is not available until actual color […]
Due to the recent rainfall, the following parks have standing water: Deerpath Park – Cherokee Road entrance parking lot is partially flooded, but open. Hawthorn Mellody Park – the northeast corner and path are under water. Sullivan Woods – Partially flooded, and the path is closed. Century Park – the Cricket pitch parking lot is […]