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Parks & Recreation Department

The North Riverside Parks and Recreation Department provides recreation programs and park facilities to enhance the quality of life of our residents. Our programs are designed to meet the social, physical, intellectual, and emotional needs of children and adults of all ages through quality recreational activities that are fun, family-oriented and meaningful. In addition, our parks have been designed for both group and individual activities, as well as for the passive enjoyment of the beauty of the outdoors.


The Parks and Recreation Department publishes a program book three times a year:


Fall/Winter         Released in August
Winter/Spring     Released in December 
Summer             Released in April


The Fun Guide is delivered directly to each home or apartment in the Village each season. This book contains programs for all ages, such as sports and special interest classes that include art, music, drama and cooking. Also included in the Fun Guide is information on holiday activities, special events, trips, club information and a description of available social services. Please read the Fun Guide carefully and register for programs early or by the deadline listed.


REGISTER EARLY so great opportunities don’t get cancelled.  Programs, events, etc. may be changed or cancelled at any time.  Please refer to your receipt for the most updated information or contact the office for full details.


We always try to have new and exciting programs to offer our patrons.  So be on the watch for unadvertised trips, events, and programs.  Information may be obtained by visiting the Parks and Recreation Department, or watch for information in the newspapers, Facebook, and/or fliers sent home through the local school districts.