15 Nov 2017

Nancy Flannery and Rob Sperl were on the WWI Centennial News podcast last week

2017-11-15T12:01:10+00:00

Nancy Flannery and Rob Sperl were on the WWI Centennial News podcast last week

November 15th, 2017

WW1 Centennial News [November 8, 2017]: Episode #45
It’s about WW1 THEN – what was happening 100 years ago this week – and it’s about WW1 NOW – news and updates about the centennial […]

Nancy Flannery and Rob Sperl were on the WWI Centennial News podcast last week 2017-11-15T12:01:10+00:00
12 Oct 2017

Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park from Mike Benard, Executive Director

2017-10-12T12:01:36+00:00

A Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park From Michael Benard, Executive Director

October 12, 2017

RE: Proposed Land Swap of 4.5 acres between the Wheaton Park District and Community Unit School District #200 to facilitate the construction of a Preschool for children with disabilities

Dear Residents,

The Community Unit School District […]

Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park from Mike Benard, Executive Director 2017-10-12T12:01:36+00:00
11 Oct 2017

Wheaton Park District’s World War I Monument Receives National Restoration Grant

2017-10-12T11:33:41+00:00

Wheaton Park District’s World War I Monument Receives National Restoration Grant

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— On September 27, the United States World War One Centennial Commission and the Pritzker Military Museum & Library announced the first 50 grant awardees for […]

Wheaton Park District’s World War I Monument Receives National Restoration Grant 2017-10-12T11:33:41+00:00
30 Sep 2017

Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park from Mike Benard, Executive Director

2017-10-01T11:03:30+00:00

A Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park

From Michael Benard, Executive Director

September 30, 2017

RE: Discussion: Proposed Land Swap of 4.5 acres between the Wheaton Park District and Community Unit School District #200 to facilitate the construction of a Preschool for children with disabilities

Dear Residents,

Thank you for calling, […]

Letter to the Residents Regarding Graf Park from Mike Benard, Executive Director 2017-10-01T11:03:30+00:00
29 Sep 2017

Wheaton Park District and FT Cares Illuminates Downtown Wheaton in Light The Torch

2017-10-05T16:38:05+00:00

Wheaton Park District and FT Cares Illuminates Downtown Wheaton in Light The Torch

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 29, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— As the sun sets in the autumn sky on Friday, September 29, the FT Cares Light the Torch Night Run/Walk will be back […]

Wheaton Park District and FT Cares Illuminates Downtown Wheaton in Light The Torch 2017-10-05T16:38:05+00:00
28 Sep 2017

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Deals With Death

2017-10-05T16:40:40+00:00

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Deals With Death

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 28, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— The way modern American society chooses to deal with death is often by avoiding the topic altogether. Death in DuPage is the thrilling, upcoming exhibit at the […]

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Deals With Death 2017-10-05T16:40:40+00:00
14 Sep 2017

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Focuses on the Year 1917

2017-10-05T16:21:43+00:00

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Focuses on the Year 1917

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— International tension, meddling in foreign affairs, revolutions and civil unrest; these are not just contemporary problems of the world. A century ago, the same aggressive […]

DuPage County Historical Museum’s Latest Exhibit Focuses on the Year 1917 2017-10-05T16:21:43+00:00
5 Sep 2017

5th Annual On Par For DuPage Golf Outing Returns to Arrowhead Golf Club

2017-10-05T16:26:04+00:00

5th Annual On Par For DuPage Golf Outing Returns to Arrowhead Golf Club

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 5, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— On Thursday, September 21, DuPage County Historical Museum and People’s Resource Center bring back an Oktoberfest celebration that combines the best of Germany’s […]

5th Annual On Par For DuPage Golf Outing Returns to Arrowhead Golf Club 2017-10-05T16:26:04+00:00
1 Sep 2017

Cosley Classic Golf Outing is a Hole in One

2017-10-05T16:29:36+00:00

Cosley Classic Golf Outing is a Hole in One

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 1, 2017

Wheaton, IL – The 34th annual Mike Williams Cosley Classic Golf Outing was indeed a wild day of golf and more for everyone that came out to […]

Cosley Classic Golf Outing is a Hole in One 2017-10-05T16:29:36+00:00
25 Aug 2017

Much Ado About Nothing to take center stage at Wheaton’s Memorial Park

2017-10-05T16:36:36+00:00

Much Ado About Nothing to take center stage at Wheaton’s Memorial Park

CONTACT: Gina Catalano
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
gcatalano@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 25 & 26, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— Every August since 2013, the Wheaton Park District and Wheaton College Arena Theater work together to bring the iconic works of William […]

Much Ado About Nothing to take center stage at Wheaton’s Memorial Park 2017-10-05T16:36:36+00:00
26 Jul 2017

Cosley Zoo sends junior zookeepers to Teen Conservation Leadership Conference

2017-07-26T15:47:34+00:00

Cosley Zoo sends junior zookeepers to Teen Conservation Leadership Conference

CONTACT: Margie Wilhelmi
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4984
mwilhelmi@wheatonparks.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2017

Wheaton, Ill.— The Teen Conservation Leadership Conference (TCLC) is an event open for teens from all over the Chicagoland area, created by teens, for teens. This three day […]

Cosley Zoo sends junior zookeepers to Teen Conservation Leadership Conference 2017-07-26T15:47:34+00:00
5 May 2017

Play Days Return to the Sensory Garden Playground This Summer

2017-06-12T15:52:49+00:00

Play Days Return to the Sensory Garden Playground This Summer

CONTACT: Brett Peto
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
bpeto@wheatonparks.org
May 5, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DuPage County, Ill.—The Sensory Garden Playground (2751 Navistar Dr., Lisle, Ill.) provides opportunities for side-by-side play to children of all abilities. This summer, it will again provide Play Days […]

Play Days Return to the Sensory Garden Playground This Summer 2017-06-12T15:52:49+00:00
4 May 2017

Wheaton Park District Restoring WWI Obelisk Memorial in Northside Park

2017-06-12T15:52:49+00:00

Wheaton Park District Restoring WWI Obelisk Memorial in Northside Park

CONTACT: Brett Peto
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
bpeto@wheatonparks.org
May 4, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wheaton, Ill.—For the next few months, anyone who walks, runs, bikes, or drives past the entrance of the Wheaton Park District’s Northside Park (1300 N. West St.) may notice […]

Wheaton Park District Restoring WWI Obelisk Memorial in Northside Park 2017-06-12T15:52:49+00:00
1 May 2017

Rotary Clubs of Wheaton Donate $20,000 to Play For All Playground & Garden Foundation at Wheaton Park District’s Fun Run in Color 2017

2017-06-12T15:52:50+00:00

Rotary Clubs of Wheaton Donate $20,000 to Play For All Playground & Garden Foundation at Wheaton Park District’s Fun Run in Color 2017

CONTACT: Brett Peto
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
bpeto@wheatonparks.org
May 1, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wheaton, Ill.—Through the swirl of color in the air, runners and spectators at […]

Rotary Clubs of Wheaton Donate $20,000 to Play For All Playground & Garden Foundation at Wheaton Park District’s Fun Run in Color 2017 2017-06-12T15:52:50+00:00
25 Apr 2017

Go Fly a Kite in Wheaton Park District’s Graf Park on May 6

2017-06-12T15:52:50+00:00

Go Fly a Kite in Wheaton Park District’s Graf Park on May 6

CONTACT: Brett Peto
Wheaton Park District
630.510.4987
bpeto@wheatonparks.org
April 25, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wheaton, Ill.—Spring brings blue skies, and the Wheaton Park District’s free Go Fly a Kite event on May 6, 10A-2P in Graf Park (1855 Manchester Rd., […]

Go Fly a Kite in Wheaton Park District’s Graf Park on May 6
2017-06-12T15:52:50+00:00