Winter Recreation and Operations

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: Waubonsie Lake Park – Located just west of the playground, this semi-steep hill… Read More

FVPD Chooses Jennifer Paprocki as Executive Director

District's current finance chief takes helm from retiring Jim Pilmer on Jan. 1 AURORA – The Fox Valley Park District today announces the appointment of Jennifer Paprocki as Executive Director, following a thorough, four-month process that began with a national search. A 12-year veteran of FVPD’s administrative team, including the last three years as director… Read More

A Message from Our Executive Director

Winter 2023 Dear Residents, In June I announced my intention to retire at the end of 2023. As I reflect on these past eight years, I’m humbled and privileged to have helped serve the communities of Aurora, North Aurora and Montgomery that together make up the Fox Valley Park District.  “Together” is an important word.… Read More

What's Happening Around the FVPD in October?

Put the finishing touches on fall with a colorful lineup of October activities around the Fox Valley Park District. From costume contests to craft shows here are a few activities to consider this month, but be sure to check out the Events Calendar for a full lineup of October adventures! Fall Craft Fair Calling all… Read More