Welcome to the DeKalb Park District. We invite you to explore the wide variety of recreation opportunities on our website. Take a look at the current program brochure, find a park in your neighborhood or learn about the DeKalb Park District facilities. There is something for everyone! We encourage you to visit the site often to learn about upcoming activities and events.


General Announcements


Tree Trimming & Park Maintenance Notice

Starting August 13th 2014 the section of the nature trail located between North First Street and Country Club Lane will be resurfaced. It is anticipated that construction activities will take one week to complete (weather permitting). This section of trail will be closed during construction activities.  For further information please call: 815-761-7538.




Fall 2014 Program Guide!


  • Flag Football (5-7 year olds)...pg 26
  • Rookies to Rock Stars Guitar...pg 24 & 29
  • Holiday Special Events...pg 22
  • Senior Programs *NEW*...pg 31
  • Exercise Flex Pass...pg 33


DeKalb Park District Mission...

To provide diverse, high quality, active and passive recreational facilities and services to all residents of DeKalb.

Our Goals….
  • To offer quality recreation programs and facilities
  • Provide a comprehensive park system
  • To care for the facilities, parks and trails
  • To strengthen our operations and increase visibility in the community