Platform Tennis Archives

The WPD Summer Guide Is Here! Let The Fun Begin…

Posted April 04, 2017

The Summer Program & Facility Guide Is Available! Enjoy your summer with the Winnetka Park District!

View here . . .

Park Board Approves 2017-22 Strategic Plan

Posted March 24, 2017

On March 23, 2017 the Winnetka Park District board of Commissioners adopted the 2017-22 Strategic Plan. View plan . . .

John Muno Appointed New Executive Director

Posted March 24, 2017

The Winnetka Park District Board of Commissioners appointed current Superintendent of Facilities, John Muno as the new Executive Director at the March 23, 2017 Park Board meeting. John Muno’s appointment is effective immediately. He replaces Robert Smith who served at Executive Director since January 2014. Mr. Smith will be retiring after 40 years in the Parks and Recreation industry including 12 years with the Winnetka Park District.

“It is a natural transition and one that has been in the works since our last appointment,” said Park Board President, Ian Larkin. “We anticipate a smooth transition in leadership.”

Mr. Muno has been with the Winnetka Park District since November 2011 when he was hired as the Superintendent of Recreation. His led the recreation team in tremendous growth in programming and an improvement in the quality of service. His entrepreneurial skills set, led the way to his leadership role expanding into golf and tennis management. In 2015 he moved to the Superintendent of Facilities position, which included management of ice, platform tennis, tennis and golf.

John has over 30 years in recreation and sports management and consulting.

Mr. Muno attended Western Illinois University where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Park and Recreation Administration and a Masters of Arts in Public Administration. He has furthered his education through a variety of professional development courses  and conferences. During his previous years in the public sector he served on several state and national organization committees, often taking on leadership positions.

Host Your Next Gathering At The Winnetka Paddle Hut

Posted February 05, 2017

The Winnetka Paddle Hut is a beautiful facility to host your next small gathering. Learn more . . .

Spring Guide Has Arrived!

Posted January 31, 2017

The Winnetka Park District spring guide will be in residents’ mailboxes around 1/31-2/2. Additional copies are available at Winnetka Park District facilities.

View the online version . . .
(clickable for more information/registration)

Stay Connected!

Posted October 24, 2016

The Winnetka Park District utilizes email to share upcoming events, programs and facility news to our residents and patrons. Stay in the know by subscribing to our email list. If you haven’t updated your preferences in a while, please do so. You can subscribe to a variety of specific topics that are important to you.

Please Note: If you have unsubscribed at one time or another, you may not be receiving our promotional emails. Only you can re-add yourself to our contact list.

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WPTC Membership & Leagues

Posted August 01, 2016

All membership and adult leagues are handled through our affiliate organization the Winnetka Platform Tennis Club (WPTC). 2016-17 information ins now available. Learn more . . .

Paddle Parties Are A Great Idea For Your Tweens!

Posted February 12, 2016

Paddle is such a social activity and a great idea for a tween party (11 – ?). Learn more . . .

Party At Paddle

Posted February 12, 2016

The Winnetka Park District’s Paddle Hut is a great setting for your next small gathering. Learn more . . .

Welcome to the Winnetka Park District’s New Website

Posted January 26, 2016

Welcome to the Winnetka Park District’s NEW website. Enjoy the brighter, clean and more intuitive site.

For those viewing in mobile format it now is in responsive.

Each section of the site is color-code in the same format as our seasonal guides.

Please be patient as we continue to make adjustments over the next couple weeks.

Look for “how to” videos coming in mid-February.