Press Releases from Woodridge Park District
Discover what's new at the Woodridge Park District. Stop by on a regular basis to get the most recent information regarding park district news, events, and programs. You will also find our most recent publications, a photo gallery, and project updates.
Nominate Your Favorite Coach for the Woodridge Park District Coach of the Year
Nominations for the annual award will be accepted through February 3.
Prescribed Burn Scheduled for Wednesday at Lake Harriet
The Woodridge Park District will conduct a prescribed burn at the Lake Harriet island on Wednesday, January 8. The burn will begin at 8 AM and continue throughout the day.
Park District Holiday Hours
The Community Center will be closed on December 24, 25 and 31 and January 1. The ARC Fitness Center is open 7:00 AM-12:00 PM on December 24, 31 and January 1.
Community Center Registration Desk Closed for Staff In-Service
The front desk will be closed from 8:30-10:30 AM on Thursday, December 19 and all day on Friday, December 20 for staff in-service. Please visit the ARC for registration needs during this time.
Passing of Past Park Commissioner Fred Hohnke
Itís with a very heavy heart and extreme sadness to notify the Woodridge Community of the recent passing of long time and previous Woodridge Park District Commissioner and Board President Fred Hohnke.
Winter/Spring Guide Delivery Begins December 6
Winter/Spring Activity Guides will be delivered to residents beginning Friday, December 6 through Sunday, December 8.
Power is Restored at Community Center
Power is restored at the Community Center and all programs, including the afternoon session of Totschool, will run as scheduled.
Woodridge Garden Club Grew and Donated 101 Pounds of Produce for the West Suburban Community Pantry
This summer, the Woodridge Park Districtís Garden Club maintained a garden plot and donated 101 pounds of produce to the West Suburban Community Pantry.
Woodridge Oktoberfest Cancelled Friday
Due to forecasted severe weather and lightning, the Woodridge Oktoberfest is cancelled tonight.
Lake Harriet Path Lighting Project Underway
High-efficiency LED lighting will improve safety, security and aesthetics along one of the most heavily used paths in the community.