The Sandwich Park Foundation is excited to once again be participating in the Give DeKalb County, Giving Day! We hope you consider supporting the Sandwich Park foundation on this day. The Giving Day will take place on May 6th and it is a 24hr event.
The link to access the Park Foundation’s portal is below. The Sandwich Park Foundation is a 501c3 Non-profit organization that relies on donations to operate. Your donations help support scholarships, tree memorials, educational items, and helps to support the Sandwich Park District.
We look forward to seeing everyone participating on this amazing day, no donation is too small and every donation is appreciated!
The training for this program with be held at the Sandwich Fire Department
All registration is done at the Sandwich Park District.
Join the Sandwich Park District on May 15th with Bird Experts Bob and Kathy Andrini as they walk and talk birds at the Farnsworth House. All levels and ages are welcome! Don’t forget to bring some binoculars and or a camera. Tune in to see what types of birds to expect … and maybe catch a glimpse of one in this WUW!!
When: May 15th 2021
Where: Farnsworth House 14520 River Rd Gate 1, Plano, IL 60545
Price: $10 per person
All programs detail within displayed such as dates, times, locations, and fees are subject to change due the CDC, health department, and state guidelines. Please confirm with Park District of any changes.
Please Register for Events by Calling 815-786-8044 OR Click Button Below
Friday, 05/15 by 5pm
Don't forget to sign up for our hiking trip to Starved Rock! Our registration deadline is approaching on 5/14. We will meet and depart from the David A. Francis Center at 9:45am. Once we arrive, hikes will depart from the hotel lobby at 10:45am and meet our tour guide...
Varies – See Summer Guide
Summer Camps Develop a greater passion for the things you love or try out something new! At each specialty camp kids spend approximately three hours of each day in their themed activities with a freelunch at the end of the day. Register early limited to 13...
Friday, 05/15 by 5pm.
Tee Ball League Our registration deadline is approaching on 5/14. This league is designed to teach basic fundamentals, sportsmanship, and the importance of having fun! Once registration is closed, after the coaches' meeting, a practice and game schedule will be...
LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR:
Happy Spring/Summer! This is the moment we have all been waiting for, a warm and exciting spring! The Sandwich Park District is excited to spend another great spring and summer with you. This past winter was a rough one for all of us, for a while I didn’t think it would ever stop snowing. However, over the winter we were able to host some amazing programs.
Volunteer Opportunities to Help Support the Park District
Volunteers are essential to the success of many of our programs, special events and our beautiful parks.
The volunteer program enables the Park District to offer a high level of quality programming while minimizing staff costs.
Get Involved Summer Volunteer Opportunities
Freedom Days Events
Summer Food Program
Kishwaukee Special Recreation Association
Party in the Park
Rib & Corn Contes
Adopt a Park
Are you or is your group interested in
“Adopting a Park”?
Please contact us at
815-786-8044 for more details!
Patriot’s Park Adopted By:
Open Door Rehabilitation Center
Knight’s Park Adopted By:
Girl Scouts of Northern Illinois Troop 10
Board Commissioner Opportunity
Innovative leadership starts with our community elected, seven member Board of Commissioners …
Sandwich Park District visitors and participation are warned that recent Sasquatch / Bigfoot sightings have been reported in and around our parks! Please keep a lookout and report any sightings to the Park District office by calling us at 815-786-8044. If confronted by Sasquatch, stay calm, DO NOT RUN!
Take a photo or better yet, give him a “high-five”. Anything else could be deemed as dangerous and is highly discouraged.