District News

New! Summer Extension Camp for Grades K-8

The Vernon Hills Park District is offering Summer Extension Camp for children entering Kindergarten through eighth grade in the 2020/21 school year. Summer Extension Camp will consist of smaller mixed-age group sizes (maximum 15 children), spaced out among the Sullivan Community...
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Virtual Group Exercise Class Package

Lakeview Fitness is open and is welcoming the public into our facility. We have implemented extensive cleaning and safety measures for our staff and guests. If you are ready to put fitness back into your daily routine, but are unsure of working out in a community facility, we...
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Farmers Market Cancelled Today

The Farmers Market is cancelled today due to the prediction of severe weather beginning at 4 pm. A 75% chance of thunderstorms at is predicted at 4 pm and a 90% chance of heavy t-storms beginning at 5 pm. The Farmers Market will resume next Thursday, July 16.
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Beaver Creek Park Restoration

In 2020, the Vernon Hills Park District started the process of developing and restoring Beaver Creek Park. The park was inundated with invasive species and pioneer trees that were taking over the entire property, as well as creating dams in the creek. Our Parks staff cleared...
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The Family Aquatic Center is Open!

Public Swim, Parent/Tot Swim, Lap Swim, Therapy Water Walking, and Water Aerobics are offered this summer at the Family Aquatic Center.  All programs require advance reservations.  Please visit the Family Aquatic Center web page to reserve a time.  Be sure to review the FAC...
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Phase 4 – Reopening Continues

The Vernon Hills Park District looks forward to continuing to reopen and fulfill its vision to address the lifelong leisure needs of all Vernon Hills residents. In accordance with the State of Illinois’ Restore Illinois Plan, staff continues to plan for the return of...
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