Press Releases 2013

 

Waukegan Park District 2013 News Releases


December 19, 2013

Polar Bear Plunge Registration & Pledging Underway

December 19, 2013

Seniors, Snap Out of the Holiday Blues! Join Waukegan Park District Health and Wellness Programs

December 12, 2013

Sing the “Hallelujah” Chorus at the 7th Annual Joseph A. Favero “Do it Yourself” Messiah

December 11, 2013

Waukegan Park District Green Initiatives Recognized

December 9, 2013

Give Loved Ones the Gift of Fitness This Season!

December 9, 2013

Holiday Free-for-All at the Field House Sports and Fitness Center!

December 6, 2013

New Management at Bonnie Brook Food and Beverage

December 3, 2013

New Times for Open Auditions for “KITCHEN THERAPY”
A little Plato and a little pizza at Bowen Park Theatre Company


November 18, 2013

Turkey Trot 2013 Race Results

November 18, 2013

Work Out Your College Stress

November 15, 2013

Waukegan Park District Receives the Government Finance Officers Association Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

November 14, 2013

Run, Trot, Walk, Gobble, or Crawl for a Chance at a Turkey

November 14, 2013

Santa Calling for Waukegan Children Ages 3-6

November 14, 2013

Tis the Season to Give – Food for Paws Holiday Pet Food Drive

November 13, 2013

Acts to Follow Brings Comedy to the Schornick Theatre

November 13, 2013

Waukegan Concert Chorus Visits Our Neighbors to the North

November 13, 2013

Waukegan Park District helps support Thrivent Financial Annual Coats for Kids coat drive to help Lake County children stay warm this winter.

November 11, 2013

Tea Tasting and Soap Making Classes

November 6, 2013

Celebrate the Art of Poetry and Spoken Word

November 6, 2013

Music for You


October 29, 2013

Remembering our Veterans Guided Walking Tour

October 25, 2013

Mike Templeton teaches Beginning Group Guitar Class for Youth at the Jack Benny Center for the Arts

October 21, 2013

Halloweenfest – A Spooktacular Occasion!Saturday, October 26, 3 – 7 pm at Bowen Park

October 21, 2013

Waukegan Park District to Hold Wayne Motley Tribute October 24, 2013
Bonnie Brook Clubhouse 5:30-6:30pm

October 18, 2013

Letter to the Editor – Waukegan Park District Wins National Gold Medal Award in Parks and Recreation!

October 8, 2013

Waukegan Park District Best in the Nation
Waukegan Park District Wins National Recreation and Park Association Gold Medal for Agencies with populations between 50,001 to 100,000

October 3, 2013

Beginning Weaving

October 3, 2013

Intermediate Knitting

October 3, 2013

Ray Bradbury’s Green Town Guided Walking Tours

October 3, 2013

New Bowen Heritage Circle Classes


September 20, 2013

Attend Child Safety Day and Prepare Your Family for an Emergency

September 20, 2013

Local Special Recreation Athletes Bring Home the Gold and Bronze

September 17, 2013

Acts to Follow Auditions

September 13, 2013

K 9 Trace & Pace Fundraiser

September 13, 2013

Worldwide Day of Play October 5, 2013 from 11:00am-2:00pm at the Field House Sports and Fitness Center

September 12, 2013

Bowen Park Theatre Company Opens it’s 26th Season September 27 with Robert Bolt’s A Man For All Seasons


August 26, 2013

Dog Agility Playground Grand Opening!

August 26, 2013

Darrand Scaife, Jr. Lifeguard

August 23, 2013

Jay Lerner Promoted to Superintendent of Recreation


July 25, 2013

The Life of a Lake County Baby Boomer

July 23, 2013

Waukegan Park District Announces Partnership with Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

July 2, 2013

Let’s Get Outside

July 2, 2013

Summer Theatre Camp

July 2, 2013

2013 American Independence Festivities


June 27, 2013

Special Olympic Summer Games Medals for SRSNLC Special Olympic Athletes

June 24, 2013

Waukegan Park District Announces Retirement of Alicia Mentell, Superintendent of Recreation

June 24, 2013

Waukegan Park District’s Bowen Heritage Classes

June 24, 2013

Tea and Food Pairing Class

June 20, 2013

“Home Sweet Home Waukegan” American Independence Festivities Sunday, June 30, 2013

June 19, 2013

Waukegan Park District and Net Force Volleyball Club Offer Summer Volleyball Activities at the Field House Sports and Fitness Center

June 18, 2013

Mentell Named Waukegan Rotarian of the Year

June 11, 2013

Winners of the 23rd Annual Waukegan Park District Fishing Derby

June 5, 2013

Waukegan Park District Announced as Finalist for the 2013 National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation

June 4, 2013

Claudia Freeman received Women of Achievement Award

June 4, 2013

Waukegan Park District Wins Government Finance Officers Award

June 3, 2013

Private Music Lessons

June 3, 2013

Watercolor Class

June 3, 2013

Summer Theatre Camp


May 31, 2013

Waukegan Park District Annual Fishing Derby Set for June 8th

May 31, 2013

Key One-Acre Connector Site Added to Bowen Park to Preserve & Improve Rare Ravine Ecosystem

May 26, 2013

Anderson Presented with the Mark MacLeod Friend of Waukegan Main Street Award

May 26, 2013

Waukegan Park District Installs Two Commissioners

May 22, 2013

Life Magazine Photographer Brian Seed at Dandelion Wine

May 22, 2013

Watercolor Class

May 22, 2013

Private Music Lesson

May 7, 2013

Waukegan Park District to Control Gypsy Moth Population

May 6, 2013

Bowen Park Theatre’s Acts to Follow present Steve Martin’s Picasso at the Lapin Agile

May 3, 2013

Bowen Park Theatre Company Auditions for Robert Bolt’s A Man For All Seasons

May 2, 2013

Wayne Motley Announces Resignation from the Waukegan Park District Board of Commissioners

May 2, 2013

Live Green Family Festival Attracts Families


April 29, 2013

Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch at Bonnie Brook

April 25, 2013

Spring is Here – A Unique Gift and Time with Mom

April 18, 2013

Waukegan Park District Observes Earth Day with Live Green Family Festival

April 10, 2013

Waukegan Park District Election Results

April 10, 2013

Waukegan Park District Commemorates Arbor Day


March 29, 2013

SRSNLC All-Stars Basketball Team Member Takes Gold Medal in Men’s Skills at Special Olympics State Basketball Tournament

March 13, 2013

Wise Kids Scholarships

March 5, 2013

Waukegan Park District facilities closing at noon on Tuesday, March 5, 2013

March 4, 2013

Waukegan Park District Volunteers and Patrons Honored


February 26, 2013

Waukegan Park District Closing Today at 5pm!

February 26, 2013

Waukegan Park District Summer 2013 Outdoor Special Use Permits and Pavilion Rentals

First Come, First Served Beginning March 1, 2013

February 22, 2013

Waukegan Park District Offers “SeniorFit”, A Specialized Exercise Program Designed for Individuals 60 and Over, Under the Umbrella of the Arthritis Foundation

February 19, 2013

Fun Family Cooking Class

February 7, 2013

Waukegan Park District Facilities Closing Early on Thursday, February 7, 2013


January 30, 2013

Claudia Freeman Awarded the 2013 Illinois Parks and Recreation Community Impact Award

January 30, 2013

Waukegan Park District Father/Daughter Date Night February 16, 2013

January 11, 2013

A Call for Original Short Plays

January 11, 2013

Bowen Park Theatre Company Open Auditions for Killers