Happy Anniversary HE Parks! The Park District celebrates 50 years of fun and recreation in 2014. Take a walk through history and see how we evolved from vast cornfields to an award-winning Park District. Hear the reflections of many well-known long-time Hoffman residents such as Keith Evans, Gayle Vandenberg, Jim Fabbrini, Troy Triphahn, George Seaver, Mike Beers and Jan and Hap Wittkamp.
Summer is coming! Plan an active, healthy summer with the Hoffman Estates Park District! We offer a wide variety of classes, camps, programs, and trips to keep your whole family active all summer long. There's something for everyone! Browse our Summer Guide. Register online.
Summer is a particularly special time for kids and nothing creates childhood memories like Summer Camp! Browse the Camp Planner and register early for one of our Summer Camps. Whatever your child is interested in, HEPD has a camp for him or her, from science, sports and theater to hockey and figure skating. Or, choose a camp that offers a variety of new experiences, such as Discovery Camp or Explorers Camp.
Join us for a fun field trip on your days off of school!
Half Days- Your child will be picked up from their elementary school after dismissal at 11:40am (LV, FV, MAC, ARM, MUIR), 12:15pm (LP) and bussed over to the Vogelei Barn by the Hoffman Estates Park District Bus. After arriving at the barn, the children will eat lunch and head out on the field trip. Only children registered in the STAR program can attend these half says. $20 per child. *Sack lunch required *Pick up is at the Vogelei Barn.
KinderSTAR Parents: Kindergarten students do not have school at all on half days. KinderSTAR will be available from 7:00am and and them merge up with the older child when they get out of school. Hot lunch provided as usual. $20 per child for the day. * Only children registered in KinderSTAR can attend these days. Drop off at Triphahn Center Room 108, pick up at Vogelei Barn.
Full Days- The Hoffman Estates Park District offers childcare for children needing care on school holidays, institute days and in-services. Childcare is offered from 7am-6PM on full days off. Drop off and pick up at Vogelei Barn. *Children must arrive by 9:00am, trip returns at 3:30pm. $38 per child.
Registration required for all trips.
Register online at or at the Triphahn Center or Willow Recreation Center. No late registration will be accepted, limited spots available.
Great Cause, Great Event!
On Wednesday, June 25, the HE Parks Foundation hosts its annual Scott R Triphahn Celebri-Tee Golf Outing at Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club. Golfers will get to spend the day with retired celebrity athletes. In past years, celebrity golfers included baseball players like Bill Campbell and Paul Popovich from the Cubs, Billy Pierce and Eric Soderholm from the White Sox and many more former major league stars Click here to register now.