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A Camping You Shall Go!

2019 Summer Camps are Almost Here! The Fox Valley Park District offers more than 75 summer camps, spanning a wide variety of interests and activities. Registration begins March 16! Register Online Here Here’s a quick rundown of our summer lineup, but be sure to check out our 2019 Summer Camp Guide for a more comprehensive look.… Read More

Fox Valley Park District Job Fair

Saturday, March 23, 2019 – 9 a.m. to noon Prisco Community Center – 150 W. Illinois Ave. (map)     We’re looking for Teens, Adults & Retirees Apply for and get information on open jobs – mostly seasonal positions for spring/summer 2019. Opportunities available in parks and grounds, recreation, community centers, camps, aquatics and much… Read More

FVPD OSLAD Grant to Fund New Park Development

Zoom in on the area of Weston and Lincoln Avenues on Aurora’s near east side. There, you’ll find crowded development, featuring concrete, cars, alleys – and kids without much room to romp and play. Green grass remains largely absent here, the hum of lawnmowers during the spring and summer barely audible several blocks away. The… Read More

We Want to Hear From You!

Take Our Aquatics Survey The Fox Valley Park District and City of Aurora partner to provide facilities and programs for our residents. The two entities co-own the Phillips Park and Splash Country outdoor aquatics centers. Additionally, the FVPD owns and manages the Vaughan Athletic Center, which houses an indoor lap pool, warm water therapy pool,… Read More

Spring is Spectacular!

We’re ready to celebrate the spring season! Check out these 10 great ways to enjoy the coming (and warmer!) months and discover how spectacular spring really is! For a full list of events happening around the valley, visit foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/events. Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Bash Enjoy a day off of school by attending a birthday party for Dr.… Read More

Seasonal Operations, Ice Rinks, Sledding and More!

Ice Rinks: Bring your skates and experience the joy of winter with the Fox Valley Park District! Eola Community Center – Two rinks are available where the outdoor volleyball courts occupy; one for hockey and one for general skating. Prisco Community Center (McCullough Park) – Two rinks are available; one for hockey and one for general skating.… Read More

Explore the Interactive Playbook Features

The Fox Valley Park District’s Playbook is now interactive! Take advantage of new quick links – great for quick and easy registration. Guests will now be able to click various features throughout the Adventure Playbook to quickly access online registration, information on our website and more! See below for the types of interactive features we… Read More