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Golf

1 Story
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Golf courses closing for the season soon

Golf courses closing The city of Elgin will be closing its golf courses for the season. Wing Park will close on November 24th, Thanksgiving Day, and will reopen in the spring. The Bowes Creek Country Club and the Highlands of Elgin golf courses will close for the season on...Read on...

Hemmens Events

2 Stories
Posted on: October 19, 2016

Elgin Celebrates The Holidays just added to our schedule for 12.18.2016 @3pm

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Discover this wonder of Elgin with the city’s talented performing arts community while rejoicing in the season with 'Elgin Celebrates The Holidays'.

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Posted on: October 19, 2016

First Fridays Improv with GreenRoom Productions are back for 2017! Tickets on sale now!

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2017 Performances Just Added!

Jan 6 Feb 3 Mar 3 Apr 7 Jun 2 Sep 1
Oct 6 Nov 3 Dec 1

Buy Tickets Now!

Home

2 Stories
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Golf courses closing for the season soon

Golf courses closing The city of Elgin will be closing its golf courses for the season. Wing Park will close on November 24th, Thanksgiving Day, and will reopen in the spring. The Bowes Creek Country Club and the Highlands of Elgin golf courses will close for the season on...Read on...
Posted on: October 30, 2016

Elgin fire station assists nonprofit in winter clothing collection

winter clothing collection As part of the Elgin Fire Department’s community outreach program, Fire Station 5 offers assistance to the Elgin Community Crisis Center through its annual Winter Wear Collection Drive. The Community Crisis Center is collecting new and lightly...Read on... Additional Info...

Parks and Recreation

5 Stories
Posted on: November 23, 2016

Dinner with Santa

Santa Dinner Bring the kids in for dinner and an evening of holiday fun, paint an ornament with Brushed Chicago, a sing-along and a visit with Santa. Don't forget to bring your camera for a picture with Santa! Saturday, December 10, 2016, from 6 - 8 pm, in the Herita...Read on... Register Online!
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Golf courses closing for the season soon

Golf courses closing The city of Elgin will be closing its golf courses for the season. Wing Park will close on November 24th, Thanksgiving Day, and will reopen in the spring. The Bowes Creek Country Club and the Highlands of Elgin golf courses will close for the season on...Read on...
Posted on: November 16, 2016

Holiday Hours

The Parks and Rec Admin Offices will be closed:

Thanksgiving Day
Day after Thanksgiving
Christmas Eve Day
Christmas Day
New Year's Eve
New Year's Day

Posted on: June 2, 2015

Park Activities

If you enjoy outdoor activities, visit one of our many parks that offer tennis, basketball, swimming, playgrounds, picnic shelters, and much more. To see where each park is located and what amenities are offered, go to Discover Elgin Parks.

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Discover Elgin Parks
Posted on: March 31, 2015

Parks and Recreation Foundation

Incorporated in 2013, the Elgin Parks and Recreation Foundation is a not for profit organization whose mission is “to enhance the quality of life and strengthen the Elgin community by making recreation and cultural programs, parks and recreation facilitie...Read on...

Elgin Parks Foundation Website

Police

2 Stories
Posted on: November 17, 2016

Pet Photos with Santa

Have your pet photos taken with Santa and support Elgin families in need!

This event is free to Elgin residents; however, we would love your support. We are collecting pet supplies for families in need. We are looking for: pet food, collars, beds, toys...Read on...


Public Works

1 Story
Posted on: July 20, 2012

Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections.

Throughout the city, Public Works is responsible to oversee major improvements for the City's water, sewer, streets and intersections. These projects are often referred to as the bricks and mortar, or infrastructure, which all cities need to provide esse...Read on...


Special Events & Cultural Arts

1 Story
Posted on: June 23, 2014

Elgin's Special Events and Cultural Arts Office

Elgin is well known for our diverse variety of events year round via city sponsorships and partnerships with organizations in our community. Posters and Information for our seasonal events can be found online via press releases, event sites and the calen...Read on...