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The Manhattan Park District Aspires to Create Community Partnerships Built on Tradition
The Manhattan Park District's mission is to pursue excellence in program and facility management, to maintain and redevelop facilities as necassary, and to be responsible for the recreation needs of the Park District.  The Manhattan Park District will provide recreation facilities and programs for residents of all ages, while adhering to sound fiscal planning and equitable resource allocation that promises the protection of significant natural features and open space areas.
Contact Manhattan Park District Elected Officials at

Business Hours

Hansen Community Center (397 S State Street) 
 Customer Service Hours 
Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm 
 Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Administration Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Mailing Address
397 S. State Street
Manhattan, IL 60442
Phone:  815-478-3324
Fax: 815-478-3428
Cover Summer 2018 

Click here for a PDF version of our brochure

DANCE- please click here to see New Beginning Dance times added!


  upcoming events

For more information, please click on the event  title

A Sip of Summer Concert Series

June 20th - Johnny Russler & The Beach Bum Band

July 18th - Spoken Four

August 15th - Hillbilly Rockstarz


"Movies at the Farm"

Thursday, July 12, 2018


Back Lash & Big Splash Fishing Derby

Saturday, August 25, 2018


Fall Fest

Friday, September 28, 2018

Saturday, September 29, 2018






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A New Home For Sarah & Appy!
 Camp coyote 2018
Registration is NOW Open!
Sign up now for all weeks to reserve your space and pay later!
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 Reserve your birthday party
at the Splash Pad!
 Fall Ball 2018
News Flash!
Recreation Youth Baseball
is coming back to Manhattan!

 More information here










Manhattan Park District


Online Registration



Before & After School Care



  Camp Coyote

     Parent Manual


  Cub Camp


Community Survey Results


Co-Rec Softball





Senior Events


 Bus Trips


Photo Permits


Facility Rentals

   Online Payments


Park Rules and Regulations Ordinance 16-4


Splash Pad (Party Information)


Gift Certificates


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Caution in the Parks


Lincolnway Special Recretion Association




Monthly Team Assets & Quotes


Community Support
Youth Programs
"Every kid is one caring adult away from being a success story"
Josh Shipp
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