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Welcome to the Newsroom! Thank you for your interest. The Wheaton Park District enjoys working with members of the media and provides the following complimentary assistance to journalists, reporters, bloggers, videographers, photographers, and social media influencers.

  • Free access to Wheaton Park District special events, programs, and facilities for coverage, photography, interviews, and more
  • In-person, phone, and email interviews with district staff
  • Current and archived press releases
  • High-resolution photos, graphics, and videos
  • General information

Hot Off the Press

11Dec 2018

Wheaton Park District wins award for philanthropic support

Wheaton, Ill. - Four members of the Wheaton Park District accepted the Lehman award for Philanthropic Support of Parks and Programs award at the inaugural banquet on November 20, presented by the National Association of Park Foundations. [...]

7Feb 2018

Wheaton Park District Gives Back In 2017

Wheaton, Ill. – The special events of the Wheaton Park District range from 5K runs to golf outings to weekend festivals and more, but it’s the giving aspect of these events that make them so special. [...]

8Jan 2018

WDSRA Adult Day Program Opens at Central Athletic Complex

Wheaton, IL—On January 8, 2018, the doors to a sixth Rec & Roll location opened at the Central Athletic Complex in Wheaton. Rec & Roll is the Western DuPage Special Recreation Association’s (WDSRA) adult day program for people ages 22-55 with intellectual disabilities. Rec & Roll helps enhance their quality of life through purposeful recreation. [...]

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