RAINOUT LINE: click here
For weather-related cancellations due to snow, severe rainstorms, tornadoes, etc., please call 630-513-6200.
For policies and procedures on registering for Park District programs and/or events: click here
The District welcomes participation in all activities by individuals with disabilities and special needs by working cooperatively with the Fox Valley Special Recreation Association. The District is committed to inclusion by providing public recreation services in the most integrated setting, providing to the maximum extent feasible for interaction between people with and without disabilities. If you or a household member has a special need or request for reasonable accommodation in accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, please indicate so at least two weeks in advance of an activity start date. Please understand that failure to provide timely and appropriate notice of a special need and/or request for reasonable accommodation may result in a delay in registration. For more details, call 630-513-6200 or click here.
Park District Boundaries
The Park District’s boundaries are similar to those of St. Charles Township. The only area in the Township’s boundaries, not in the Park District’s boundaries, is the Sugar Ridge subdivision in South Elgin. The following areas are located outside of the St. Charles Township, but are included within the Park District’s boundaries:
East Side — Pheasant Run Trails, Pheasant Run Court and the area formally known as Pheasant Run Resort & Convention Center.
Northwest Side — The northern portion of Thornwood Subdivision in South Elgin which includes the following streets: Courtland Drive, Oakview Court, West Ellington Court, and East Ellington Court.
Southwest Side — James O. Breen Community Park South is located south of Route 38 and west of Peck Road.
Smoke-Free Parks Policy
The Park Board has determined that it is in the best interest of the health, safety and welfare of all persons using Park District property, including all outdoor parks, facilities, buildings and vehicles, that smoking is prohibited. This prohibition on smoking, including vaping, in outdoor parks shall not apply to parking lots, personally-owned vehicles and the Pottawatomie Golf Course.
Photo and Video Policy
Photos and videos are often taken of people participating in SCPD programs and activities. All persons registering for an SCPD program or using public park properties or facilities thereby agree that any photograph or videotape taken by SCPD may be used in publicizing and promoting SCPD including its electronic/social media, videotapes, brochures, flyers and other publications without additional, prior notice or permission and without compensation to the participant. Staff does not use any identification in marketing materials. Persons on public property who do not want to be photographed or videotaped should tell the photographer.
Activity Guide Availability & Delivery
Activity Guides are always posted on the District’s website at least one week before a printed copy is delivered by the United States Post Office. The Park District assumes no responsibility for the mail delivery. If you do not receive an activity guide, please pick one up at a Park District facility or to peruse the online flipbook: click here
Possible Activity Guide Changes
The policies, procedures, requirements, activities and fees contained in this activity guide represent those at the time of printing. Sometimes changes are necessary after printing, but prior to the start of a program. In order to provide the best service to the public, the District reserves the right to add, change, modify or delete any activities and policies.
Use Regulation Ordinances
For a PDF version of this document, click here.