Parks & Recreation

The Village of Hawthorn Woods Parks and Recreation Department strives to enhance the quality of life of our residents. During these trying times, we aim to provide you with recreational programs and events that build self confidence, engage you with your community, and that you enjoy. Although recreation looks different today, we will continue to work to provide you with new and fun opportunities. 

Recreation Updates

  • The Hawthorn Woods Aquatic Center will remain closed for the 2020 season.
  • Session 1 of Woodchucks Summer Camp has been cancelled. Session 2 is pending stage 4 status.
  • Our Taekwondo classes are being offered virtually through Zoom.
  • Our monthly senior gatherings are being held virtually through Zoom.

Special Event Updates

  • All summer events have been cancelled for the 2020 season. This includes Concerts in the Park, Movies in the Park, and Car Show Cruise.
  • All Fourth of July festivities have been cancelled for 2020. This includes the fireworks display and parade.

Park Updates

  • Park are open for use.
  • The trails and individual activities are encouraged including walking, running and biking.
  • Tennis courts are now open. Please view our rules.
  • Basketball courts are open.
  • Playgrounds are closed.
  • Safe social distancing must be practiced by all park goers.
  • Groups larger than 10 are not permitted.

New Virtual Programs & Events