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Where Recreation Revolves Around You!

Welcome to the BPD E-newsletter! This monthly update keeps you in tune with all of the events, activities and happenings in the Bloomingdale Park District. Our mission is to efficiently and economically provide recreation programs, facilities and open space designed to provide enjoyable leisure time experiences that benefit the community.

  Featured Programs & Events

Summer Camp

Summer Camp

Summer Camp Registration is Open!

Summer Day Camp registration officially opened April 1. Our summer day camp program is designed to spark your child’s imagination, grow new friendships, and assist them in discovering new talents each and every day. With creatively-planned activities, campers enjoy summer to the fullest extent and look forward to returning year after year.


Registration is accepted online and in person.


Registration packets (pdfs)

Cat Tails (Age 3-Kindergarten)
Mouse Hole (Grades 1-2)
Lion's Den (Grades 3-5)

Camp Champion (Grades 3-5)

Uniquely U (Grades 2-5)

Top Dog (Grades 6-9)


Bike Bloomingdale

Bike Bloomingdale
April 29

Bike Bloomingdale

Enjoy a bevy of bike activities at the Inaugural Bike Bloomingdale April 29.


Schedule of Activities
10 to 11:30 a.m.: Bike registration, bike and helmet safety check, mini bike course, entertainment, giveaways and raffles
11:15 to 11:45 a.m.: Check-in for Bike Bloomingdale
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: 4.0/6.5-mile Bike Bloomingdale
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: 1.7-mile Family Bike Bloomingdale
12:00 to 1:00 p.m.: Lunch at Homola Picnic Shelter 

Maps of bike rides


Summer Brochure

Summer Brochure

The Bloomingdale Park District's Summer Brochure is scheduled to be delivered to residents April 5-8. Copies may also be picked up at the Johnston Recreation Center in the same timeframe.


The guide includes information on The Oasis Water Park, Circle Park Grand Opening, Summer Concert Series and more. The middle insert highlights the District's multiple summer camp options.


Resident registration is open upon receipt of the brochure. Open registration begins April 19.


Register Online

  News & Notes

Best of Bloomingdale

Best of Bloomingdale - The Bloomingdale Park District has been nominated as one of the 2017 Best of Bloomingdale businesses, a new recognition program presented by the Bloomingdale Chamber of Commerce. Cast your votes!


Fish Release - Help restock ponds at Lakeview Park in Bloomingdale and Turner Park in Roselle at the annual Fish Release set for 9 a.m., April 22. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of Bloomingdale-Roselle, participants are provided with buckets to dispense fish into the ponds. Dress appropriately as splashing and muddy conditions are likely. All ages are welcome. This is a FREE event! Participants are asked to bring canned goods that are donated to the Bloomingdale Food Pantry.


Bunny Bash - Hop on over to Bloomingdale's most bumpin' time at the Annual Bunny Bash and Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., April 8 at Circle Park and the Johnston Recreation Center. The egg hunt starts promptly at 9:30 a.m. in Circle Park. The Bunny Bash follows shortly thereafter, running 9:45 to 11:30 a.m., at the adjacent JRC. Both events are FREE! All participants for the Bunny Bash MUST pick up a wristband at the Johnston Recreation Center beginning. The egg hunt does NOT require a wristband.


Klub Friday Night

Klub Friday Night
April 21

Klub Friday Night - Friday, April 21 is the next KFN. The program for fourth- and fifth-graders runs 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the JRC and features a DJ spinning tunes, games, tournaments and special prizes. Admission includes a piece of pizza and drink. Register online! KFN is located under Teens & Tweens on the registration site.


Days Off of School - The Park District provides days off of school programming for school districts 13 and 15 for preschool through sixth grade. Activities include games, sports, arts and crafts, indoor and outdoor playtime, cooking, trips, special events and a whole lot more. The only day for this month is Friday, April 14.


Westfield Walking Track- Inclement weather putting a damper on your outdoor exercising? The Westfield Walking Track is FREE for residents and open daily for use. Days and Hours


Birthday Parties - Bloomingdale Park District birthday parties are easy, affordable and fun! A wide variety of themes are offered, and all parties include a party host, decorated party room, juice, goodie bags, and room set-up and clean-up.


Rentals - Planning an event? We have your solution! Visit our rental pages for a variety of park, field, gym, water park and other rental options. Detailed rental binders also are available for viewing at the Bloomingdale Park District front office.


Enewsletter & other subscriber lists - Sign up to receive information about adult activities, fitness and health, the BPD Museum and more.

  Events Calendar

April 5
Estate Planning
10AM @ JRC
Don't Stress Out
6PM @ Lake Park East
Chef Pina's Cooking Class
6PM @ Lake Park East
Score 6
6:30PM @ JRC
April 7
French & Spanish Gourmet
6PM @ Lake Park East
April 8
CPR/AED and First Aid
Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt
9:30AM @ Circle Park
Bunny Bash
9:45AM @ JRC

April 12
50+ Gourmet Supper Club
4:30PM @ Lake Park East
50 Secrets of Longevity
6PM @ Lake Park East
A Future Without You
7PM @ Lake Park East
April 14
School's Out!
8:30AM @ JRC
April 21
JF&A Show
9AM, Meet at JRC Parking Lot
French & Spanish Gourmet
6PM @ Lake Park East
April 22
Fish Release
9AM @ Lakeview Park
Be A Firefighter
10AM @ Bloomindgale Fire Dep.
Taste of Lynfred with Tour
3PM @ Lynfred Winery

April 25
Five Wishes
4:30PM @ B-dale Horizon
April 28
French & Spanish Gourmet
6PM @ Lake Park East
April 29
Bike Bloomingdale
10:00AM @ Circle Park
May 5
BGC Plant Sale
9AM @ Maintenance Facility
French & Spanish Gourmet
6PM @ Lake Park East
May 6
Basic Life Support
BGC Plant Sale
9AM @ Maintenance Facility

  Corporate Partners

AMITA Health Stratford Square Mall Bloomindale Bank & Trust
Lakeview Memory Care Eagle Falls Dentistry Sunrise Chevrolet

Bloomingdale Park District
172 South Circle Avenue
Bloomingdale, IL 60108
Phone: 630.529.3650

Contact Us:
Johnston Recreation Center
Maintenance Facility
The Oasis Water Park
Westfield Gymnasium

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