- Register Online
- Ice Skating and Sledding
- Lakefront & Beaches
- Chandler-Newberger Center
- Ecology Center
- Fleetwood-Jourdain Center
- Levy Senior Center
- Noyes Cultural Arts Center
- Robert Crown Center
- Summer Camps
- Support Your Parks
- Adopt a Park
- Gibbs-Morrison Center
Parks & Recreation
The City of Evanston's Parks & Recreation Division is committed to enhancing the quality of life of all citizens by providing collaborative opportunities for our community to grow, learn, create and play.
Apply NOW for Seasonal Camp Employment
The Parks, Recreation, Community Service Department is now accepting applications for Seasonal Employment.
Winter 2014/Spring 2015 issue of Evanston Life!
To learn more about Winter 2014/Spring 2015 Recreation, Ecology and Arts classes and programs, please click here. The page also includes smaller PDF files of individual sections.
Register for Programs Now
Looking for a Rec Program On-The-Go? Download the "Evanston Rec" mobile app today!
The “Evanston Rec” app connects mobile users with City programs, facilities and events, providing instant access to information and services. It also serves as a tool for visitors looking for something to do around town.
The app is currently available for download from the App Store and Google Play, for iPhone and Android users. To download now, scan the QR codes above.
The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department's mission is to provide safe and attractive parks, beaches and open spaces; foster appreciation of our natural resources and conservation through education; provide the highest quality recreation and sports programs and services for people of all ages and abilities; and assist and advocate for local artists, arts organizations and arts education.
Parks, Recreation & Community Services
Housing & Homelessness Comission
Preservation Commission Symposium
Memorial Day Ceremony
Age Friendly Evanston! Taskforce Meeting
Administration & Public Works Committee Meeting
- Over 200 Volunteers Participate in 2nd Annual "Clean Up, Evanston!" Event April 25
- Deadline Extended for RFQ Related to a Howard Street Theater
- Arrington Lakefront Lagoon Dedication Kicks Off Evanston Starlight Concert Series June 6
- County Officials Share Tips to Protect Against West Nile Virus
- "Why Not Me? A Sammy Davis Jr. Story" Returns to Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre June 13-28