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Want to learn more about the Mundelein Park & Recreation District? Wondering what’s been going on this past month, or throughout the year? Visit this page for announcements regarding upcoming stories and photo opportunities, as well as for a look at our press releases and information about the Park District in the media.

 


2021 Press Releases and Park District Information
June 8, 2021 Board of Commissioners Elect New Officers
June 1, 2021 Barefoot Bay Water Park Reopens
May 11, 2021 Park District Launches Improved Website
February 4, 2021 Dolan Recognized for State-Wide Service
February 2, 2021 Employees of the Year 2020

2019 Press Releases and Park District Information
December 31, 2019 Excellence in Financial Reporting
December 23, 2019 January 3 Job Fair
November 11, 2019 Park District Dancers to Perform in Nationally Televised Parade
October 23, 2019 Mundelein Community Center Open House
October 17, 2019 Boo Bash 2019
September 30. 2019 Doggy Trick-or-Treat
August 27, 2019 Chase the Moon
August 12, 2019 Mundelein Arts Festival 2019
July 17, 2019 STAND UP Award
June 17, 2019 40th Freedom Classic
June 12, 2019 NovaCare to Community Center
May 29, 2019 Big Wheel Race + Movie In The Park
May 21, 2019 Beach Bash
April 30, 2019 Holcomb Park Ribbon Cutting
April 1, 2019 New Logo
March 13, 2019 Egg Hunt & Flashlight Egg Scramble
March 7, 2019 Commissioner Ortega to Serve on Statewide Board
February 11, 2019 Park Grants
February 5, 2019 State Conference Awards
January 22, 2019 Employees of the year
January 14, 2019 Excellence in Financial Reporting

2018 Press Releases and Park District Information
December 17, 2018 Exceptional Workplace Award
December 11, 2018 Job Fair
November 14, 2018 Executive Director Elected to State Leadership Role PR 11142018
October 23, 2018 Pumpkin Drop
October 15, 2018 Best Friend of Illinois Parks-Knauz Automotive Group
October 15, 2018 Outstanding Citizen Award-Paul Lohr
October 10, 2018 Boo Bash
September 24, 2018 Doggy Trick-or-Treat
September 6, 2018 Chase the Moon 5K
September 5, 2018 Old School Indoor Drive-In
September 4, 2018 Girls Feeder Basketball Program
August 21, 2018 Park View New Membership Structure
August 20, 2018 Arts Festival
July 19, 2018 Final Movie in the Park-Coco
July 12, 2018 Park District Receives Top Honor in Reader’s Choice Poll
July 5, 2018 National Dance Awards
July 3, 2018 Big Wheel Race and Movie in the Park-Cars 3
June 6, 2018 Class on the Grass
June 5, 2018 Go Mundelein
May 30, 2018 Movie in the Park-Peter Rabbit
May 23, 2018 Beach Bash
April 19, 2018 Wild About Mom
March 26, 2018 Earth Day
March 14, 2018 Day of Play
February 28, 2018 Spring Egg Events
February 27, 2018 Learning Center Open House
February 14, 2018 St Patrick’s Day Party
January 23, 2018 IAPD Commissioner Award
January 18, 2018 Employees of the Year
January 9, 2018 Enchanted Princess Ball

2017 Press Releases and Park District Information
November 29, 2017 Excellence in Financial Reporting
November 27, 2017 Distinguished Park and Recreation Accreditation
November 21, 2017 Sweat with Santa
October 26, 2017 Health Fair
October 25, 2017 Chase 5K Walk and Fun Run
October 23, 2017 Pumpkin Drop
October 17, 2017 Thanksgiving Table
October 12, 2017 Dance Company Scores Big
October 10, 2017 Best of Best Intergovernmental Award
October 9, 2017 Matt LaPorte New Supt of Recreation
October 5, 2017 Boo Bash
October 2, 2017 Supt. of Rec. Rita Kipp Retires
August 24, 2017 Pickleball at Park View
August 23, 2017 7th Annual Arts Festival
July 12, 2017 Cardboard Regatta
June 29, 2017 Movie in the Park-Trolls
June 13, 2017 Freedom Classic
June 1, 2017 Community Picnic
May 24, 2017 Lori Ludwick Retires
May 22, 2017 Park Clean Up
May 10, 2017 Kirk Players Donation
April 27, 2017 Carp Fest
April 26, 2017 “A Night At The Movies” Dance Recital
April 20, 2017 Wild About Mom
April 13, 2017 Dance Awards
April 11, 2017 Groundbreaking Ceremony
March 30, 2017 April Learning Center Open House
March 21, 2017 Spring Events
February 27, 2017 Learning Center Open House
January 23, 2017 Showcase Awards
January 17, 2017 Employees of the Year
January 5, 2017 Park View’s Wellness Open House

2016 Press Releases and Park District Information
December 15, 2016 Enchanted Princess Ball
November 8, 2016 Excellence in Financial Reporting Award
October 27, 2016 Community Health Fair
October 25, 2016 The Chase 5K
October 24, 2016 Pumpkin Drop
October 3, 2016 Boo Bash
September 26, 2016 Terror at the Bay
September 7, 2016 Fishing Tournament on Diamond Lake
September 1, 2016 Mundelein Arts Festival
August 29, 2016 Indoor Musical Picnic
August 23, 2016 Diamond Lake Rain Gardens
July 27, 2016 Maclean Fogg Recognized for Volunteer Day
July 18, 2016 Freedom Classic Results 2016
July 11, 2016 Cardboard Regatta
June 14, 2016 Freedom Classic 2016
June 8, 2016 Carp Fest Follow Up
May 31, 2016 Community Picnic
May 23, 2016 Carp Fest
May 16, 2016 2016 Learning Center Graduation
April 20, 2016 Mundelein’s Got Talent
April 11, 2016 GPS Devices Now Available for Geocaching at Mundelein Parks
March 2, 2016 Strategic Plan Meeting
February 22, 2016 MCC Organization of the Year Award
February 17, 2016 Spring Events
February 1, 2016 IAPD-IPRA Awards
Jan 5, 2016 5 Stars for Barefoot Bay

2015 Press Releases and Park District Information
November 23, 2015 Sweat with Santa
November 17, 2015 Barefoot Bay Lifeguard Honors
November 3, 2015 Chase 5K
October 27, 2015 Community Health Fair
October 19, 2015 Pumpkin Drop
October 8, 2015 Fishing Tournament
October 8, 2015 Boo Bash
October 6, 2015 Carnival of Chaos
June 26, 2015 Cardboard Regatta
June 10, 2015 Freedom Classic 2015
June 8, 2015 2015 Free Community Picnic
May 14, 2015 Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies
May 6, 2015 Challenger British Soccer Camp
April 15, 2015 Name Game Dance Recital
April 15, 2015 Learning Center Graduation
March 6, 2015 Diamond Lake Preservation Alliance
February 25, 2015 March Madness
Jan 13, 2015 BodyPump

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Additional Information

If you’re a member of the media and would like us to notify you of upcoming news, special events or programs, let us know. Or, for any questions, additional information, or if you need a quote, contact Christa Lawrence, Marketing Manager, at 847.388.5455 (clawrence@mundeleinparks.org).


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