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Wash Away Your Winter Blues at the Winter Carnival this Saturday!

Posted January 09, 2017

The Winnetka Park District Winter Carnival is this Saturday, January 14 from 1:00 am – 1:00 pm. Learn more . . .

Spend New Year’s Eve & Day At The Winnetka Ice Arena

Posted December 27, 2016

The Winnetka Ice Arena is hosting the annual New Year’s Eve Fun Night on Saturday, December 31 from 7:00-9:00 pm. Free skating and rentals for all! 

Come on back to the rink on Sunday, January 1 to be one of the first to skate in 2017.

Learn more . . .


Holiday Hours – Administrative Office

Posted December 22, 2016

The Winnetka Park District administrative offices will be closed December 23-26 and December 30-January 2.

Online registration for programs and events is still available here . . .

Other facility holiday hours of operation . . .

  • Winnetka Golf Club closed until January 3
  • A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center call (847) 501-2065
  • Winnetka Ice Arena & Platform Tennis call (847) 501-2060

Dwyer Park Playground Renovation and Site Design on Village Council Agenda for December 20

Posted December 13, 2016

Dwyer Park Playground Renovation and Site Design final stop in the Village approval process is with the Village of Winnetka Council. the Village requires two reading before final approval can be given to a project. Our first reading will be on Tuesday, December 20, 7 pm at Village Hall located at 510 Green Bay Road. Our second reading will most likely be January 3, 2017.

Link to project website page . . .

Skate with Santa & Holiday Skating Exhibition is this Saturday!

Posted December 05, 2016

A big day of festivities is planned at the Winnetka Ice Arena on Saturday, December 10.

Join us at annual Skate with Santa at 1:40 pm. Learn more . . .

Followed by the Holiday Skating Exhibition at 3:00 pm. Learn more . . .

Hope you can join us!

Visit with Santa at Hubbard Woods Park this Saturday

Posted December 05, 2016

Santa will be at Hubbard Woods Park this Saturday, December 10 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Learn more . . .

FREE Winter Break Skating Clinics

Posted November 30, 2016

for first time skaters & hockey players

If you’ve ever thought of trying ice skating or hockey, take advantage of excellent opportunities to try these wonderful winter sports under the guidance of our experienced instructors at the Winnetka Ice Arena, 490 Hibbard Road.

To ensure safety and appropriate staffing, please register in advance. Space is limited, register early!

Rental skates are included in each lesson. We recommend that all skaters wear a bike helmet or thick winter hat, gloves or mittens. Regular skates are recommended for first-time skaters.

For more information, please contact Ashley Coveny at (847) 716-1295.

Try Hockey For FREE
link to online registration . . . .

Kids, teens and adults interested in trying hockey for the first time can register for this FREE lesson with our professional staff. Skaters will be divided by age to learn a few basic skills and safety tips to get you started.

Activity #: 173098-1
Ages: 4 & older
Date: Monday, December 19
Time: 9:45 – 10:30 am

FREE Learn to Skate Clinic
link to online registration . . .

The Winnetka Ice Arena is offering a FREE lesson designed for adults and children who have never had lessons before. Regular skates are recommended for first-time skaters (no hockey skates or double runners). Skaters will be divided by age  to learn a few basic skills and safety tips to get you started.

Activity #: 173099-1
Ages: 4 & older
Date: Tuesday, December 20
Time: 9:45 – 10:30 am

Have Your Kids Mailed Their Letter To Santa Yet?

Posted November 27, 2016

Santa’s Mailbox is back in Winnetka through December 21.

Learn more . . .

Have A Ball During The Holidays At Winter Break Tennis Camp

Posted November 27, 2016

These fun-filled week-long camps include drills and games to address various aspects of tennis? New to tennis? This is an excellent opportunity to try the game and jump start your skills prior to Winter Session II registration.

Learn more and online registration . . .


Administrative Offices Closing Early on Wednesday, November 23

Posted November 23, 2016

The Winnetka Park District Administrative office will close at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, November 23 in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. The office will reopen on Monday, November 28 at 8:30 am.

If you require any assistance between 3:00-5:00 pm on Wednesday, November 23, please contact the  A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center at (847) 501-2065.

Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Have a happy and active Thanksgiving!