What Local Parks and Recreation Mean to Communities

Patrons of local parks and recreational centers may not be aware that according to the National Recreation and Park Association (NPRA) that on a regular basis, seven in ten Americans visit local parks and recreational facilities. Something else that’s not generally mentioned is the various ways and the impact that our parks and recreational facilities… Read More

Fox Valley Park District Brings Art to the Community

Enjoy art in the park thanks to a recent collaboration between the Fox Valley Park District (FVPD) and Aurora Public Art Commission. FVPD’s one-year-old Blackhawk Park features the first outdoor public art display in the District’s 71-year history, adding another dimension to the many amenities offered to the community. The four sculptures, added in the summer… Read More

GRAND REOPENING of the Prisco Center

Join us for an evening of food, fun, freebies and fitness! Where: Prisco Community Center (150 W Illinois Ave, Aurora, IL 60506) When: Thursday, Sept. 13 - 4:30 to 7 p.m. Please join us for the grand reopening of the Prisco Center as we welcome the community in to see this exciting new space! Experience… Read More

NEW! Fox Valley Flash Track Team

Help your athlete to the next level with Fox Valley Flash Elite and Jr. Elite Track Club. Featuring a 16-week season, this AAU affiliated program features competitive and recreational levels, uniforms, season-end awards and top-level coaching (see more below). All instruction will take place at the Vaughan Athletic Center. Quick Facts For Ages 5-18 years… Read More