- 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
- Summer Youth Food Service Program
- Support Your Parks
- Adopt a Park
- Gibbs-Morrison Center
- Open Gyms
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.
Fall 2016 issue of Evanston Life!
(this version has clickable web links and a enhanced table of contents with links)
To learn more about Fall 2016 Recreation, Ecology and Arts classes and programs, please click here. The page also will include 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
Design and Project Review Committee - CANCELLED
Jalisco en Evanston Celebration
Housing and Homelessness Commission - CANCELLED
Commission on Aging - RESCHEDULED
Community Meeting - Water Quality Issues at James Park
- Power Outage Closes Main Evanston Public Library on August 30
- Community Meeting Regarding Water Quality Issues at James Park Set for Sept. 1
- Adult Mosquito Control Operations Planned for August 30
- Isabella Street Bridge Rehabilitation Project Complete
- Evanston and Naperville First Illinois Partners to Join Waze Connected Citizens Program