STAR Academy Fills Gap in After School Services

In August, Northwest Special Recreation Association (NWSRA), will open the doors to the STAR Academy after school program, that will serve students with disabilities throughout the northwest suburbs.  “Through our Strategic Planning process, many parents highlighted the growing need for affordable, accessible after school programming for these students,” NWSRA Executive Director Tracey Crawford stated.  The program will provide services to over 50 students with disabilities daily, five days a week, throughout the school year.   Read More »

Now Registering Under the Lights Flag Football

Register now for the new coed league for kids in 1st through 8th grades. League plays at Cannon Crossings! Visit uaflag.com

Free Compost Fertilizer Available to Community

June 15, 2017: A supply of free compost fertilizer is available at Triphahn Center  while it lasts. The free compost is perfect for fertilizing home gardens. The composts consists of 50% wood chips and 50% hummus and aids in retaining moisture and adds nutrients to the soil as it breaks down. Read More »

Wolf Pack Hockey Awarded $20,000 Grant

The Hoffman Estates Park District would like to thank Jewel/Osco, Kraft and Heintz for awarding our Wolf Pack Hockey Development Program with a $20,000 grant.  The grant will be used for new hockey equipment, teaching equipment for the hockey lessons program, to assist families with financial needs, and grassroots development in the game of hockey.

Preventing Lyme Disease

This summer, protect yourself and your family from Lyme Disease by being informed about the symptoms and how to prevent ticks. Learn more about how to protect yourself with this helpful information from the Center for Disease Control. Check statistics of lyme disease in our area here.

Lifeguards Needed For Summer

Seascape Family Aquatic Center is hiring lifeguards for the 2017 season at $9.50 starting wage. Interested applicants can apply online here. Read More »

The benefits of walking are many! Find out all the benefits here and mark your calendar for our next free walking event, Hoffman Walks on Sat. June 17 at Victoria Park, 9-11 AM. Read more here.

Pictures from the Father’s Day Pool Party, were you here?

Pictures from the Father’s Day Pool Part at Seascape. Were you here? See more pictures.

Hoffman Walks for Heroes – July 8

Join us for our next Hoffman Walks event. This event is one in a series of free walking events, called Hoffman Walks. The next event is Sat July 8 at 9-11 am. On one Saturday each month, HE Parks will host a 2-hour walk at a park or facility open to all ages and abilities. Participants can walk as long as they’d like.  Read More »

Exciting Enhancements At Triphahn Center

The project is complete! Mark your calendar for our Grand Opening event on Saturday, June 24.  The plans stemmed from the Comprehensive Master Plan (CMP), which was completed in 2014 after extensive surveys, focus groups with residents and meetings with community stakeholders. Read More »