NEW! NEW! On-Line Registration- ATTENTION: DUE TO UPDATING, YOU MAY ENCOUNTER TIMES WHEN YOU ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER ONLINE WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS INCONVENIENCE.
Check out all the NEW Programs being offered in our
To see a complete description of each program click here to browse our complete brochure
NEW !!!! Click here to register online
Sports Programs, see pgs 7-12
Fundamental Flag Football (Grades K-2)
Following Sports will be instructed by Kids First, see pgs 8-9
Balloon Ball (Ages 4-5)
Basketball Program (Ages 5-7)
Blast Ball Program (Ages 4-5)
Baseball (Ages 6-8)
Volleyball (Ages 7-13)
Dodge Ball (Ages 7-13)
Soccer (Ages 6-8)
Track & Field Fundamentals (Ages 5-11)
Special Events, see pgs 19-21
Friday Night Minute Games (Ages 9-13)
Early Childhood & Youth, see pgs 4-5
Toddler Time with Jump Bunch
(Ages 15 mths- 3 yrs/with adult)
Toddler Musikgarten- World of Enrichment
(Ages 18 mths-3 yrs/with adult)
Sweets for your Sweets (Ages 4-8)
Lucky Leprechaun (Ages 4-8)
Hoppin’ Down the Bunny Trail (Ages 4-8)
Amazing Science Wonders (Grades 3-5)
Health & Fitness
Stress & Anxiety Workshop
(16 yrs & older),see pg 13
Weight Loss Program
(16 yrs & older),see pg 14
Line Dancing (16yrs & older), see pg 14
Adult Senior Members, see pg 15
Holiday Craft Day at Junior High
Earth Day Celebration with Student Council
Save the Date: February 6th –
“Sweetheart Dance”- Watch for more information
SCHOOL'S IN AND DID
YOU KNOW THAT YOU
ARE ABLE TO REGISTER
FOR REC CARE AT ANY TIME!
We are still accepting regristration for the 2014/2015 Rec Care Program (Before and after school care)!
For more information please see Rec Care tab above.
Not just for working parents! School is just around the corner...did you register your children for our Rec Care Program yet?
ATTENTION: DUE TO UPDATING, YOU MAY ENCOUNTER TIMES WHEN YOU ARE UNABLE TO PAY ONLINE. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS INCONVENIENCE.
Join us for Our Adult Committee Group
Check back soon for updates on meetings for 2015
We will be forming our own committee with opportunities for suggestions and ideas from the adult members (55 and older) of our community.
Residents can express their interest in activites, trips and social events while sharing some open conversation and a light snack.
Bring your suggestions and friends and share an afternoon with us!
For more information or to register, please call Cheryl at 815-478-3324.
Join us for an afternoon of fun and excitement.
Come see our Holiday Juggler & Magician
"Merry Holiday Show"
Date: Thursday, December 11, 2014
(Registration Deadline: Dec. 4, 2014)
Time: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Fee: $7.00 per person
Location: Program Center
…Seats are Limited.)
Announcements/ Bus Trips
Give the gift of
Recreation for the Holidays!
(Your certificate will be mailed to you within 10 days)
NEWS, NEWS, NEWS!
FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE ON-LINE REGISTRATION
IS NOW AVAILABLE.
REGISTER FOR PROGRAMS, BUS TRIPS, SENIOR LUNCH OR SPECIAL EVENTS
7 DAYS A WEEK/24 HOURS A DAY!
ATTENTION: DUE TO UPDATING, YOU MAY ENCOUNTER TIMES WHEN YOU ARE UNABLE TO REGISTER ONLINE WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS INCONVENIENCE.
IF YOU ARE HAVING DIFFICULITIES REGISTERING, PLEASE CONTACT OUR REGISTRATION DEPARTMENT AT 815-478-3324.
Please note that the Park District has a new mailing address:
397 S. State Street, Manhattan, IL 60442
effective November 1, 2014
The Manhattan Park District has positions available in the following departments:
Rec Care (Before and After School Care)
Lead Instructors (approx. 30 hours/week)
Instructors (approx. 15-20 hours/week)
Park Board Meetings
have been changed to the
Second Thursday of Each Month
beginning July 2014
SIGN UP FOR ONE OF OUR EXCITING BUS TRIPS!
NEW! NEW! Register for Bus Trips Online Here
Bus Trips fill fast so be sure to register early!
THEATRE AT THE CENTER, MUNSTER, IN
March 1, 15 (Deadline Feb 2)
WEST SIDE STORY AT DRURY LANE THEATRE OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL
March 19, 15 (Deadline Feb 5)
50’s & 60’s TRIBUTE WITH THE LEGACY GIRLS – STARVED ROCK UTICA, IL
April 1, 15 (Deadline Feb 18)
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS CHICAGO, IL
April 2, 15 (Deadline Mar 13 or while tickets last)
VERA BRADLEY ANNUAL OUTLET SALE
April 9, 15 (Deadline Mar 19)
HISTORY, TREASURES AND LUNCH IN SCENIC EVANSTON IL
April 15, 15 (Deadline Mar 27)
TUSCOLA OUTLET & FLESOR’S CANDY KITCHEN TUSCOLA, IL
April 17, 15 (Deadline Apr 3)
WAKARUSA MAPLE SYRUP FESTIVAL – INDIANA
April 25,15 (Deadline Apr 10)
ROUTE 66 RED CARPET CORRIDOR FESTIVAL
May 2, 15 (Deadline Apr 15)
PACIFIC NORTHWEST / WASHINGTON, OREGON AND CALIFORNIA
Dates: July 6- 13, 2015
REFLECTIONS OF ITALY
Dates: Oct 4-14, 2015
(If interested and it is past the deadline, please call 815.478.3324 to see if openings are available)
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Manhattan Park District
Manhattan Park District News
We are happy to inform you that the Baker/Koren Round Barn Farm is now open to the public to fulfill your recreational needs with all that it has to offer. The nature and forest themed playground is unique in its offerings. The playground offers unlimited imaginative...Read More...
Lincolnway Special Recreation Association (LWSRA) Our partner providing adaptive programming and events for all ability levels.Read More...
Donate to Round Barn Fund
Support the Round Barn Farm Park.
Your generous gift will support and continue our efforts to:
** Complete a full restoration **
** Preserve the barn to maintain the link from the past into the present **
** Restore operations of the barn for demonstrations and educational programming **
** Place on the National Register of Histortic Places **
You may make your donation by mailing your check made payable to the Manhattan Park District Round Barn Fund (PO Box 152, Manhattan, IL 60442)
in person at the Program Center (397 S State Street) or COMING SOON - online donations.
Frequently Asked Questions
When are Program Brochures distributed? We publish three seasonal brochures: Brochure Months Covered...