Looking for ways to be active this summer?

By Schaumburg Park District

Schaumburg Park District logoSchaumburg Park District’s website, parkfun.com, is packed with ideas! Go paddle boating at Volkening Lake, hike through Spring Valley’s vast prairie, bike to one of the District’s many parks, enjoy lap swimming at The Water Works – the opportunities are endless!

Visit www.parkfun.com to plan a healthy and active summer on the go!

Learn to lift weights correctly at Schaumburg Park District

By Schaumburg Park District

Schaumburg Park District Weight TrainingSchaumburg Park District offers fitness training orientations for children ages 12 and 13. New fitness lovers can learn the correct use of cardio and Selectorized fitness equipment. After successfully completing the fitness training orientation, teens will be able to use the appropriate equipment at the Community Recreation Center, Meineke Recreation Center and Schaumburg Tennis Plus.

For more information, call (847) 490-7015 or visit www.parkfun.com.

Explore Volkening Heritage Farm at Spring Valley

By Schaumburg Park District

Step back into the 1880s for a look at when Schaumburg was a rural German farm community. On a visit to Volkening Heritage Farm at Spring Valley, you can help with seasonal farm chores, participate in family activities and games of the 1880s or simply visit the livestock and soak in the quiet. Authentically dressed interpreters welcome and guide visitors through the site. Spend a day learning and getting exercise as you explore this unique site.

For more information, call (847) 985-2102.

Register for Schaumburg Park District programs online

By Schaumburg Park District

ispotSchaumburg Park District offers many programs to keep kids active year-round. Simple online registration is available for most programs through the District’s iSPOT online registration system. Use the iSPOT online registration system to register for available courses offered by the District, pay for programs online with a credit card, check account balance or view transaction history. Browse the District’s program guide, look for the iSPOT logo and register for a class today!

SPD Super Weekend!

By Schaumburg Park District

Vacation prices too high? Need a change of pace from your stay-at-home summer? Looking to have some affordable fun in your own backyard? Then SPD Super Weekend! has some adventure in store for you!

Schaumburg Park District offers a great local escape for you and your family. SPD Super Weekend! will be your guide to a variety of entertaining events at affordable rates this summer. Each week parkfun.com will offer a new weekend experience revolving around events and happenings in the District.

Want SPD Super Weekend! to arrive in your email inbox bi-weekly? Sign-up for the Schaumburg Park District E-Newsletter here.

Middle schoolers can try out tennis this summer

By Schaumburg Park District

Schaumburg Park District TennisKnow tennis basics but want to learn more?  Schaumburg Park District’s Middle School Tennis Camps teach participants ages 11 to 14 technical strokes, keeping score, rallying and competing. Team matches will be played at the conclusion of the session. Camps runs all summer at Timbercrest Park.

For more information and to register, visit www.parkfun.com.