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Naperville Park District Upcoming Events and Meetings

Upcoming Events


August
1Sun., Aug. 01 @ 19:00 - 19:30 FREE-Concerts In Your Park 
5Thu., Aug. 05 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
9Mon., Aug. 09 @ 7:30 - 14:00 Springbrook Women's Invitational 
12Thu., Aug. 12 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
14Sat., Aug. 14 @ 9:00 - 10:45 Junior Tour de Naperville 
17Tue., Aug. 17 @ 5:00 Brighton Ridge Playground Ribbon-Cutting 
19Thu., Aug. 19 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
24Tue., Aug. 24 @ 5:00 Brush Hill Playground Ribbon-Cutting 
26Thu., Aug. 26 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
27Fri., Aug. 27 @ 18:45 - 19:45 FREE Night at the Movies- Wall-E 

September
2Thu., Sep. 02 @ 8:00 Senior Fall Scramble 
2Thu., Sep. 02 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
9Thu., Sep. 09 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
11Sat., Sep. 11 @ 19:00 Glow Ball Scramble 
16Thu., Sep. 16 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
23Thu., Sep. 23 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 
30Thu., Sep. 30 @ 15:00 - 19:00 Farmers Market 

October
2Sat., Oct. 02 @ Brooks Cup Matches 
9Sat., Oct. 09 @ 8:00 Fall Scramble 
12Tue., Oct. 12 @ 11:00 - 22:00 Restaurant Fundraiser - Lou Malnati's 

November
21Sun., Nov. 21 @ Turkey Shoot 
22Mon., Nov. 22 @ Turkey Shoot 

Upcoming Meetings


August
12Thu., Aug. 12 @ 7:00 Board Meeting  
26Thu., Aug. 26 @ 6:30 Board Meeting  

September
9Thu., Sep. 09 @ 7:00 Board Meeting  
23Thu., Sep. 23 @ 6:30 Board Meeting  

October
14Thu., Oct. 14 @ 7:00 Board Meeting  
28Thu., Oct. 28 @ 6:30 Board Meeting  

November
11Thu., Nov. 11 @ 7:00 Board Meeting  

December
9Thu., Dec. 09 @ 7:00 Board Meeting  

Registration Dates


August
9Mon., Aug. 09 @ 8:30 Resident Autumn Registration 
12Thu., Aug. 12 @ 8:30 Nonresident Autumn Registration 

September

December
6Mon., Dec. 06 @ 8:30 Resident Winter Registration 
9Thu., Dec. 09 @ 8:30 Nonresident Winter Registration 

March
7Mon., Mar. 07 @ 8:30 Resident Spring Registration 
10Thu., Mar. 10 @ 8:30 Nonresident Spring Registration 

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Your contribution will help Naperville residents in need enjoy the benefits of recreation programs.

On Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 Naperville Park District officials heard the good news for which they have been waiting for many months: the District has achieved national accreditation through the National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA).

The decision was announced at the NRPA national conference in Atlanta following a formal hearing before the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

Naperville is only the second park district in Illinois to earn this distinction and the 104th nationally accredited agency in the nation; there are more than 10,000 recreation agencies in the United States. The Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies accredits a handful of park agencies each year that have completed a multi-step process involving a self-review by the agency, a site visit, and an evaluation and formal report by the Commission.

“We are extremely proud to bring this honor to Naperville,” said Park District Executive Director Ray McGury. “It’s an affirmation of our high standards and also an encouragement to continue bringing high quality recreation and parks experiences to our community.”

The Park District’s accreditation process began approximately one year ago and included an extensive self-evaluation by staff and a 5-day visit from CAPRA reviewers this past July. Maintaining the accreditation requires annual reports and 5- and 10-year reviews.

Park District staff members noted that the CAPRA process has helped them see the big picture, focus on long term goals and plans, review plans more regularly, organize documents so that they are accessible and useable, and collaborate more effectively with other departments and outside organizations.

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Our Mission
We provide recreation and park experiences that promote healthy lives, healthy minds and a healthy community.
 
Our Vision
To be a national leader in parks and recreation providing and promoting high quality experiences and facilities at a great value to our community.
 
Core Values
Health and Wellness, Environmental Education, Stewardship and Sustainability, Community Enrichment, Public Safety, Accessibility, Personal Growth and Enrichment.
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