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Welcome to the Medinah Park District

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION - The Medinah Park District, in an effort to protect our community from the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), effective Monday, March 16, 2020, will be suspending ALL PROGRAMS through minimallyTuesday, April 7, 2020 per Executive Order 2020-10.  Public access to our facilities will be CLOSED.   


The following facilities will be closed:  1) Connolly Recreation Center, 2) Maintenance Facility at 22W130 Thorndale Avenue, 3)  ALL PARK DISTRICT PLAYGROUNDS, PLAYING COURTS and SPORTS FIELDS at various park sites through April 7.  Our open spaces and trails remain open for use but please use the required social distancing guidelines when enjoying our parks.


During the closure, there is NO in-person registration.  Please register on-line.  Limited registration desk staff will be present the following days and times to answer questions and concerns OVER THE PHONE at 630-893-2560 (NOT IN PERSON):  Monday-Friday from 9:30am - 4:00pm.  Saturday/Sunday - CLOSED.




What the public can do:  1) Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds 2) Stay home when you are sick 3) Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands 4) Avoid close contact with people who are sick 5) Cover your cough and sneeze with tissues or your arm and 6) Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

As a Park District, we are monitoring local and regional agencies (CDC, Dupage County Health Dept. and Illinois Dept. of Public Health).  At this time, the Illinois Dept. of Public Health does NOT recommend use of facemasks or gloves.  It is advisable that parents or guardians think about childcare plans or alternate work plans as events now dictate our cancellations and closures.  Please be assured that we will continue to seek guidance from the appropriate agencies and will communicate their recommendations as we work together in the days ahead.

EASTER EGG HUNT & Boy Scout Troop 95 Pancake Breakfast - CANCELLED !!!

The Medinah Park District has cancelled the annual Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020.

Welcome to our "Customer Loyalty Program"

Incentives tied to Fitness Center memberships, Facility rentals and Program registrations will provide residents and non-residents alike with opportunities to utilize our services year round and attain varying levels of Medinah Cash to be used toward future programs, memberships and rentals.  We welcome all to join.  Customer Loyalty Program

"Medinah Cash"

Spend $100 = $5 Medinah Cash

Spend $150 = $10 Medinah Cash

Spend $200 = $15 Medinah Cash

Spend $250 = $20 Medinah Cash

Spend $300+ = $25 Medinah Cash

Medinah Cash is redeemed by Program Registrations only!!


The Medinah Park District's 2020 Winter/Spring Program Guide was delivered to resident mailboxes the week of November 18, 2019.  MPD resident registration for Winter/Spring programs began on November 25, 2019.  Non-resident registration began on December 2, 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, 7:30 am-2:00 pm on Saturday and 9:00 am-12:00 pm on Sunday.  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 Winter/Spring 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  2020 Winter/Spring 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:  The 2019 FALL soccer season is complete.  Information regarding Spring, 2020 soccer field conditions will become available in late March, 2020.  

  • PreK & K - Medinah Inter. School Field:  FALL SEASON IS COMPLETE
  • 1st & 2nd - Medinah Inter. School Field: FALL SEASON IS COMPLETE 
  • 3rd & 4th - Medinah Middle School East Field: FALL SEASON IS COMPLETE
  • 5th & 6th - Medinah Middle School East Field: FALL SEASON IS COMPLETE
  • MANARY SOCCER FIELD -  FALL SEASON IS COMPLETE                                         

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: Fields are NO LONGER being utilized for the 2019 calendar year.  The Park District will provide field condition scheduling beginning in April, 2020.
  • 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 -    No game or practice scheduled.
  • Thorndale Park Field #5 -    No game or practice scheduled 
  • Thorndale Park T-ball Field North -  No game or practice scheduled