At the 2017 IAPD/IPRA Conference in Chicago this January, Palatine Park District was named one of 18 agencies in the state of Illinois to be awarded the 2016 Healthy Play Action Grant from GameTime, a PlayCore company. The grant funds, which total 1.45 million dollars, are part of an Illinois statewide initiative to promote healthy […]
Palatine Tiger Sharks Swim Team is a multi-ability-level program that offers competitive opportunities, technique development, and fun for swimmers ages 6 and older. The swim team is divided into progressive groups with open tryouts held twice a year (in spring and summer). Interested in joining the Palatine Tiger Sharks? Come out to tryouts on Monday, […]
On Saturday, February 4, 2017, Palatine Park District presented the 18th annual Volunteer of the Year Luncheon at Cotillion Banquets, 360 S Creekside Drive in Palatine. At the event, 20 volunteers were recognized for their service with affiliate groups and associated organizations. Additionally, 4 individual volunteers were inducted into the Volunteer of the Year Honor […]
The beloved children’s book Charlotte’s Web will be brought to life in a musical performance for children in grades K-4 on Monday, January 16 at 10:30am at Cutting Hall Performing Arts Center, 150 East Wood Street, Palatine. Charlotte’s Web is the story of a pig named Wilbur and his friendship with a spider named Charlotte. […]
Palatine Park District’s Community Fitness Center will host a free Open House on Saturday, January 14 from 10am to 2pm. The district’s fitness center offers an affordable and convenient fitness option in the heart of Palatine located on the upper level of Community Center, 250 E. Wood Street, Palatine. The Open House will include membership […]
The Palatine Park District Service Committee collected “Coins for Kids” earlier this month to purchase toys and clothing for children in need. Park District staff, as well as the generous Community Center night cleaning crew, contributed $198.88 the week after Thanksgiving. With this money, five children attending the Kiwanis/Jaycee Christmas party on December 13 were […]Service Committee
Community Park Ice Rinks are now open! The skating and hockey rinks are located across the street from the Community Center, 250 E. Wood Street, Palatine. Hours of operation are daily from 9am-10pm. Enjoy and be safe out there!