All registrations, whether, phone, fax, mail or walk-in, require a registration form and signed waiver with payment before you are enrolled in a program or trip.  If you have any questions, please give us a call at 815-786-8044.

 

 

Freedom Day's Update 2020

The Sandwich Park District Board of Commissioners regret to inform you that the

Freedom Days Celebration set for June 27, 2020 & June 28, 2020 has been postponed.

David A Francis Center  The main park office building, is situated in the southeast corner of Knights Park and was built in 1991. An additional room was added in 2001 to house the popular “Mother Goose Club” preschool program.

The David A. Francis Center is available for public rental when not in use for Park District programs and activities. The Center is handicap accessible and accommodates approximately 100 guests. A kitchen is also available for use at no additional charge. No alcohol is permitted on grounds, without a permit. Drivers license will be copied for proof of residency. In order to assure you can hold your event at one of the shelters, rent will be charged to guarantee availability.

 DOWNLOAD A RENTAL FORM HERE

 

 

Weatherbug Lightning Detection Systems

The Sandwich Park District has activated 5 New Lightning Detection Systems. The systems will be tested on the first Tuesday of each month at 10:00 am. The units are at Milestone Park, HS Concession Stand, Knights Park, Memorial Park and Veterans Park.

For more information, pictures, videos and complete instructions for park and outdoor facility users, please refer to the Lightning Detection System Video Link for the WeatherBug Lightning Detection Systems:

 

 

 

 

 

The Sandwich Park District is proud to be the custodians of multiple parks within the city limits of Sandwich and Harvey Creek Conservation Area which is located on Lions Road just east of Dayton Street.  

All parks in the system are maintained by the Sandwich Park District maintenance staff with utmost care in providing a safe, clean environment for your family’s recreational needs. Please take time to visit a park near your home and enjoy the great outdoors!

 

View our park locationsClick each park location to learn more:

 

 

 

ONGOING CLOSURE INFORMATION

Governor Pritzker officially extended the statewide stay-at-home order. In accordance with this order, all Park District programs will be postponed and facilities will remain closed until Governor Pritzker has lifted the order.

This extension will impact the remainder of Winter/Spring programs, leagues, classes, and special events. Staff is determining what postponements or adjustments must be made. We ask for your patience while staff works through this process.

District PARKS & TRAILS REMAIN OPEN for walking, hiking, running, and biking as long as park users comply with social distancing requirements.

As a reminder, PLAYGROUNDS ARE CLOSED.

If utilizing our parks and trails, it is IMPERATIVE that you follow CDC recommendations for social distancing due to COVID-19. For information on these recommendations, visit CDC.gov.

If you have any questions regarding this information, please feel free to contact us at sandwichparkdistrict.org or call and leave a message at 815.786.8044. There will be staff available to answer phones during the Stay-at-Home, and we will do our best to respond as soon as possible.

We look forward to happier days ahead and the opportunity to continue to serve the Sandwich and surrounding Communities in the near future.

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Sandwich Park District 

1001 Latham Street , Sandwich, IL 60548

815.786.8044 office  815.786.6690 Fax

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