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Welcome to the Medinah Park District


The Medinah Park District wishes to thank all those who participated in and enjoyed our annual Family Fest 2019.  Raffle and Silent Auction winners are displayed below by opening the links.  Please stop by the Connolly Recreation Center during regular weekday office hours to pick up your raffle or silent auction prizes.

Silent Auction Winners 2019

Raffle Winners 2019


The Medinah Park District is still accepting registration for both our 3 year old and 4 year old Preschool Program which began the week of September 2, 2019.  Our program offers your child a comfortable, safe and fun environment for learning.  The program is semi-structured and focuses on developing socialization, self-confidence, fine and large motor skills as well as pre-kindergarten and kindergarten readiness skills.  Children must be the appropriate age by September 1, 2019.  The Park District provides for various fee options with tri-mester payments being the primary option for registrants.  Contact Carol Healy, Recreation Supervisor at 630-893-2560 for more information on this wonderful program. 



The Medinah Park District's 2019 Autumn Program Guide will be delivered to resident mailboxes the week of July 29, 2019.  MPD resident registration for Autumn programs begins on July 29, 2019.  Non-resident registration begins on August 5, 2019.  Individuals can register for their favorite programs via a number of different formats. Resident and non-residents may register as follows:

  • On-line Registration (please click on the Programs link at the top of the home page to begin this process).
  • Over the Counter/Drop In Registration at the Connolly Recreation Center, 22W130 Thorndale Avenue, Medinah.
  • Mail-In Registration - Mail to Medinah Park District, 22W130 Thorndale, Medinah, IL  60157.
  • Fax in your registration to 630-893-0932.

Over the Counter registration is accepted during regular Connolly Recreation Center office hours of 8:30 am-9:30 pm Monday-Thursday, 8:30 am-8:00 pm on Friday and 7:30 am-2:00 pm on Saturday.  All registrations for programs is on a first come, first serve basis and all registration fees MUST be paid in advance of all program starting dates.  Call 630-893-2560 if you do not receive your Summer Program Guide at your home or P.O. Box.

Please call 630-893-2560 regarding specific questions related to our programs and services or read your  2019 Autumn Program Guide for specific starting times of your favorite programs. 

Athletic Field Conditions    

Soccer Field Conditions/Matches  

Date:   Field conditions/playing schedule for the date of:  Saturday, September 21, 2019  

  • PreK & K - Medinah Inter. School Field:  Medinah team @ Wood Dale. 
  • 1st & 2nd - Medinah Inter. School Field: MPD #1@ Glendale Hgts.,MPD#2 home@9am
  • 3rd & 4th - Medinah Middle School East Field: MPD team home @ 9:30am
  • 5th & 6th - Medinah Middle School East Field: No Autumn, 2019 Teams
  • MANARY SOCCER FIELD -  Playable (rental)                                       

Baseball/Softball Field Conditions

Be aware that weather conditions surfacing after the reporting time of 3:00 pm may cause certain fields and games to be cancelled or delayed.  Contact your youth league in these instances for condition updates. 

Date: Field conditions for the date of:  Tuesday, September 17, 2019.  
  • Manary Park ballfield -        No game or practice scheduled.
  • Riha Park ballfield -             No game or practice scheduled.
  • Thorndale Park Field #1 -    No game or practice scheduled.  
  • Thorndale Park Field #2 -    No game or practice scheduled.
  • Thorndale Park Field #3 -    No game or practice scheduled.
  • Thorndale Park Field #4 -    PLAYABLE (rental)
  • Thorndale Park Field #5 -    No game or practice scheduled 
  • Thorndale Park T-ball Field North -  No game or practice scheduled


The Medinah Park District's Fitness Center, located within the Connolly Recreation Center, has seen upgrades in equipment with the addition of a Body Craft ECT800G Elliptical Trainer and a Body Craft VR400 Rowing Machine.  We have also added 2 new 40" Televisions.  Stop in and see what we have to offer for improved health and wellness !!