FVPD to Host Free Fishing Derby May 20 at Jericho Lake

No VR headset or vibrating game controller can reward the anticipation or replicate the rush when that bobber disappears, the line starts swimming, and the tug on the other end signals “Game on!” To capture those genuine feels and draw the most wholesome experience from recreational fishing as it was intended, full immersion into the… Read More

What's Happening This Summer at FVPD

Whether it’s soaking, sunning, singing – or all of the above – who’s up for a generous dose of fun this summer? From concerts to canoe races, we’re rolling out a variety of activities to meet your pace of play. Here are some ideas to consider, but be sure to check out our Summer 2023… Read More

What’s Happening Around the FVPD in April?

Here’s to more flowers than showers in April! Celebrate spring’s bloom and choose from a variety of events and activities hosted by the Fox Valley Park District. Here are five ideas to consider, and be sure to check out our Events Calendar for the full lineup of April fun. Floating Egg Hunt Easter Bunny alert!… Read More

Young Mom-To-Be ‘Definitely the Strongest I’ve Ever Been’

Light treadmill work, stretching exercises, protein shakes, and maybe a quick massage. They’re all go-to assistants at arguably the most important checkpoint of a vigorous workout routine – the cooldown or “recovery phase.” Kristen Mains needed something different one day last fall, a little more gusto to help her body recalibrate after a particularly demanding… Read More

What's Happening Around the FVPD this March?

Dig into a busy menu of March activities at the Fox Valley Park District Here are some ideas to get you started, and be sure to check out the Events Calendar for a full lineup of fun this month. FVPD Job Fair Ever wondered how much fun it would be spending a whole summer at Blackberry Farm… Read More