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Welcome to the Medinah Park District



On June 11, 2021, the state of Illinois announced the UPGRADE to PHASE #5 of the Restore Illinois Phased Recovery Approach issued by the Office of the Governor, J.B. Pritzker.  As the MEDINAH PARK DISTRICT enters into Phase 5, we will be FULLY OPEN with NO CAPACITY limiting restrictions.       

 Face Covering Guidelines for MPD facilities: 


  • FULLY VACCINATED individuals are NOT REQUIRED to wear face coverings or social distance.
  • UNVACCINATED individuals should continue to wear a face covering and practice social distancing.
  • Children age 2-11 years are REQUIRED to wear a face covering.
  • All individuals entering classrooms attended by children age 2-11 years are REQUIRED to wear a face covering.


  • UNVACCINATED individuals are encouraged to wear a face covering when they are UNABLE to social distance.
  • FULLY VACCINATED individuals are NOT REQUIRED to wear face coverings or social distance.

By Participating in Medinah Park District programs and events or visiting an MPD facility without a face covering, you are verifying that you are fully vaccinated.

As a Park District, we will continue to monitor updated resources, guidelines and rules related to COVID-19 safety.   


The Medinah Park District's 2021 SUMMER Program Guide was made available to registrants to view via an ON-LINE VERSION ONLY starting Friday, April 23, 2021.  MPD resident registration for SUMMER programs began on April 26, 2021.  Non-resident registration began on May 3, 2021.  All Medinah Park District residents received a POST CARD in your mailbox beginning April 23, 2021 explaining how to register for SUMMER, 2021 Programs, Events and Services.  For the SUMMER 2021 season, individuals can register for their favorite programs via three 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 is available as of April 26 on Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm.
  • Mail-In Registration - Mail to Medinah Park District, 22W130 Thorndale, Medinah, IL  60157.
  • Fax in your registration to 630-893-0932.

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 did not receive your SUMMER Program Guide Post Card at your home or P.O. Box.

Please call 630-893-2560 regarding specific questions related to our programs and services or read your  2021 SUMMER Virtual Program Guide for specific starting times of your favorite programs.  All SUMMER 2021 programs and events will remain fluid with possible changes to start dates and times at any given time due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic challenges we face. 

Athletic Field Conditions    

Soccer Field/Kickball Field Conditions/Matches  

Date:   Field conditions/playing schedule for the date of:  All MPD Spring Youth Soccer has been completed. Contact the Park District for field rental information.   

  • PreK & K - Medinah Inter. School Field:  No activity
  • 1st & 2nd - Medinah Inter. School Field:   No activity. 
  • 3rd & 4th - Medinah Middle School East Field:   No activity.
  • 5th & 6th - Medinah Middle School East Field:   No activity.
  • MANARY Park Soccer Field - No activity
  • Riha Park Soccer Field - No activity.                                         

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. 

ALL PARK DISTRICT BALL FIELDS are currently OPEN for Association (RMSBO & RAMPAGE/RAGE organizations) use for the 2021 spring/summer seasons.  General public may contact the Park District for available field usage.

DATEJune 17, 2021 - Field updates take place starting at 3:00pm daily.  

  • Manary Park ballfield -         Field is playable.   
  • Riha Park ballfield -              Field is playable.    RMSBO make-up game @ 6:00pm. 
  • Thorndale Park Field #1 -     Field is playable.  
  • Thorndale Park Field #2 -     Field is playable.
  • Thorndale Park Field #3 -     Field is playable.    RMSBO Girl's Traveling game.  
  • Thorndale Park Field #4 -     Field is playable.
  • Thorndale Park Field #5 -     Field is playable. 
  • Thorndale Park T-ball Field North -  Field is playable.