District News

Family Aquatic Center August Hours

The Family Aquatic Center is open the following days and hours as outlined in the chart below. The aquatic center is closed August 8-12 due to the pool staff returning to high school and college. Dates Days Hours August 1-5 Monday-Friday 10:30 am-5 pm August...
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Cicada Killer Wasp Notice

Beginning in July, the "Gentle Giant" Cicada Killer Wasps can be spotted around the parks, especially within the sand volleyball courts and baseball infields. These large, intimidating wasps are uninterested in humans and don’t act aggressively unless threatened. The biggest...
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July 4th Concert & Fireworks Cancelled

Due to the shooting in Highland Park, and out of an abundance of caution, the Village of Vernon Hills and the Vernon Hills Park District have cancelled the July 4 concert and fireworks at Century Park. We extend deepest condolences to our neighbors in Highland Park.
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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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