- 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
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 and the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program (here). To be considered for employment through the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program, you must attend the job fair being held Saturday, March 28th at Evanston Township High School.
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
Evanston Children's Theatre Presents, The Musical Annie Kids!
Board of Animal Control
Coffee with a Cop
Coffee with a Cop
World Water Day: Tap Into Lake Michigan
- Evanston Maple Trees Produce Syrup, Lessons in Sustainability
- Friday Morning Lake Effect Snow Update
- Early Voting Open at the Morton Civic Center for the Suburban Cook County Consolidated Election
- Evanston Street Sweeping Begins April 1, Sign Up for Text/Email Reminders
- Attend Evanston's Spring "Coffee with a Cop" Event March 31