Des Plaines Park District

Haunted Hole-O-Ween Volunteers

Haunted Hole-O-Ween Volunteers Be a ghoul and help us out, won’t you? Download a PDF of the Volunteer Flyer, and join us to create a haunted happening. Question? Contact Shelli Sarg, Facilities Manager Visit the Haunted Hole-O-Ween website. We Need Haunted Hole-O-Ween Volunteers! October 19–21 & October 26–28 6:00–8/9:00p each night Help us create thrills […]

Fall Soccer Coaches Meeting

The Youth Soccer Leagues mandatory Fall Soccer Coaches Meeting & Clinic, at Prairie Lakes. The Park District Soccer League relies on on volunteer coaches for grade levels 1st and younger and assistant coaches for 2nd–8th. We value the time and commitment that you provide for our program and community. As a volunteer coach, we will […]

Behavior Management Policy A-24

PDF DES PLAINES PARK DISTRICT ADMINISTRATIVE POLICY SUBJECT:  PARTICIPANT BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT POLICY DATE:                         June 28, 2017 TO:                              All Participants FROM:                       Donald Miletic, Executive Director DEPARTMENT:        Recreation POLICY #                  A – 24 INTRODUCTION:  The following outlines guidelines for expected participant behavior in park district programs and facilities.  The following behavior […]

Athletic Affiliates

Working collaboratively with the park district, our Affiliated Organizations offer a range of athletic opportunities to Des Plaines youth. These dedicated, volunteer organizations provide sports leagues for the community, using district fields and facilities. For more information about how to register for an affiliate’s programs, please contact them directly. Des Plaines Youth Baseball Paul Michels, President […]

Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies

What is Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies? Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies (HMHB) is a trademarked program of AllenForce implemented by licensed fitness centers throughout the country that is offered FREE of charge to qualified veterans. Each facility and fitness professional complete specific training on veteran culture, PTSD, MST, injuries and illness specific to veterans and adaptive […]

Coaches Application

The Des Plaines Park District Youth Basketball League welcomes and encourages people from the community to volunteer as coaches. The basketball league begins in November and ends in February, and serves boys and girls in grades 3–6. All levels of coaches are eligible, whether you’re a beginner, experienced, or certified coach. Clinics are available for […]

Coaches Corner

The Des Plaines Park District values the importance of volunteer coaches, and we applaud each of you who invest in our youth basketball league. We strive to provide our coaches with all the resources they need, so that you and our participants have a fun and exciting learning experience. To explore the variety of coach’s resources we offer, please […]