Starting at 2 P.M. TODAY (Feb. 1), all park district facilities will close and all programs are cancelled due to the forecast of blizzard conditions. Red Oak Nature Center is already closed for the day. All facilities will be open and programs will run as scheduled on Monday, Feb. 2.
Fox Valley Park District | Where Fun Begins

4 free ice rinks open for skating this winter

All rinks are OPEN and in good condition as of Jan. 31 – and it’s looking like the ice will remain in good shape all week. Please check the website […]

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Summer barbecues and picnics – reserve your site starting Feb. 2

We interrupt this season of shivering with warm thoughts of summer – shorts and sunglasses, lawn chairs, the sweet aroma of smoky grills and children on the playground, laughing and […]

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Sports Saturdays through Feb. 28 – Free fun for grade-school kids

Once upon a time, kids played sports at local parks and gyms. But those venues don’t seem to get quite the same workout from the younger generation these days, replaced […]

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Blackberry Farm - Fall Pan

Blackberry Farm wins state’s ‘Outstanding Facility Award’

AURORA – The Fox Valley Park District brought home one of the state’s top honors as Blackberry Farm garnered the 2014 Outstanding Facility and Park Award as selected by the […]

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Reasons – and places – to love snow, ice and cold  

Local TV news anchors are aghast, reporting on the recent cold snap as if it were a wild freak of nature that’s descended upon us without warning. Pardon me, but… […]

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Programs At-A-Glance
  • January at Eola Community Center
  • January at Prisco Community Center
  • December at Vaughan Athletic Center
  • January at Outdoor Facilities
  • Ages 0-2
  • Ages 3-5
  • Ages 6-8
  • Ages 9-12
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Active Adults
  • Leagues
  • Outdoors
  • Low Cost, No Cost
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