May, 2016 Archives

This is the monthly news archive section. Posts are displayed by month and year.

Ice Angels Pre Season Camp: August 17-19

Posted May 26, 2016

Glide into the season with the pre season camp. Learn more . . .

Parade, Events on the Green, Fourthfest & FIREWORKS!

Posted May 24, 2016

Make plan to celebrate our nation’s birth in Winnetka. Event details including parade line-up and  shuttle bus schedule . . .


Get Your Beach Passes – Beaches Are Now Open!

Posted May 23, 2016

The Winnetka Park District Beaches opened June 4 for the 2016 season. Get your beach pass now and avoid the lines. More info . . .

Applications for the Fourth of July Parade Are Due June 23

Posted May 20, 2016

Parade entries for the Annual Fourth of July Parade are due Thursday, June 23.

Application . . .

Vice President Ian Larkin Presented “State of the Park District” at Town Hall Meeting

Posted May 19, 2016

Vice President Ian Larkin presented the “State of the Park District” at the Annual Town Hall Meeting sponsored by the Caucus on Wednesday, May 18.

Copy of Handout . . .

Sailing & Paddleboarding & Kayaking Oh My!

Posted May 16, 2016

The Winnetka Park District offers a variety of sailing, paddleboarding and kayaking classes throughout the summer.

Try, Learn, Play, Compete – 1st Step: Register for Summer Tennis

Posted May 16, 2016

Summer tennis registration is underway at the A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center. Learn more . . .

Dwyer Park Community Meetings: May 21 & 25

Posted May 07, 2016

The Winnetka Park District is in the planning stages for playground renovations and site design at Dwyer Park. Learn more . . .

Join Us At The Hubbard Woods Park Rededication: June 15

Posted May 06, 2016

Join us for the rededication of Hubbard Woods Park on June 15. Learn more . .  .

Dwyer Park Playground Renovation & Site Plan Community Meeting #2

Posted May 03, 2016

The Dwyer Park playground is up for renovation and overall site design. As a part of the planning timeline, the Winnetka Park District initiated the project with the first set of community meetings in May.

The next set of meetings will be held Thursday, June 16 at 6:30 pm and Saturday, June 18 at 9:00 am at the WPD Community Room, 540 Hibbard Road.  The agenda for each meeting is identical. That way if one cannot attend the first meeting, interested residents will have an opportunity to participate in the second meeting. Concept plans will be included in this meeting.

Community members unable to attend any meetings, but wish to express your opinions regarding Dwyer Park playground renovations and overall site design, please contact Costa Kutulas at (847) 501-2052 or email him at

Learn more . . .