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A Camping You Shall Go!

2021 Summer Camps are Almost Here! The Fox Valley Park District offers a variety of summer camps. Summer Camps Here’s a quick rundown of our summer lineup, but be sure to check out our 2021 Summer Camp Guide for a more comprehensive look. Register your kiddos before the fun fills up! The Summer Camp Guide is… Read More

COVID-19 Action Steps and Communication Plan

FEBRUARY 3 UPDATE – PHASE 4 On Wednesday, February 3, the Illinois Department of Public Health announced that several regions, including Region 8 (DuPage and Kane counties), are moving to Phase 4 of the Restore Illinois Plan effective today. Phase 4 allows for all indoor and outdoor social events and gatherings, including weddings, meetings, religious,… Read More

Humble Heroes

Exactly one year ago – as winter began shedding its blanket, uncovering a sign of hope that only spring can provide – we collectively anticipated another calendar full of events and activities, the usual bustle to which we’d grown so accustomed. But then an unknown virus quickly transformed into a global pandemic and normalcy as… Read More

Seasonal Operations, Sledding and More!

Sledding: It’s one of the joys of childhood, but please remind the young ones to sled down the middle of the hill and walk up the sides to avoid the dreaded “bowling alley” scenario and potential injury. Here are the go-to hills: Lincoln Park – Located at Russell Avenue and Lakewood Place in Aurora, this… Read More

Fox Valley Park District Receives Illinois Distinguished Agency Award

Press Release – December 14, 2020 District earns third-straight accreditation after comprehensive review process  AURORA – The Fox Valley Park District has been recognized as an Illinois Distinguished Accredited Agency by the Illinois Association of Park Districts (IAPD) and the Illinois Park and Recreation Association (IPRA). The two statewide associations administer the Illinois Distinguished Accreditation… Read More