We are excited to announce that we are the recipient of an OSLAD (Open Space Land Acquisition & Development) Grant from IDNR (Illinois Department of Natural Resources) for the Bruce Ream Park re-development!!! IDNR has awarded the Park District $375,400 towards the development of the new playground, splash pad, shared-use path with fitness stations, sand volleyball court, sled/exercise hill, basketball/bankshot/pickelball court, soccer turf improvements, parking lot improvements, and ADA repairs to the existing restrooms.
Let's have some fun this winter! NEW, Winter Fun Night at Gary D. Wright Elementary School Gym, January 30th from 6:00-8:30pm. $5/$7nr per child, no charge for parents. Please pre-register by January 23rd.
Sign up for one of our best and fastest growing programs. Held at GDW Elementary School, however the Junior Girls may have a few games in Genoa depending on the enrollment numbers. Multiple courts with baskets that lower and raise to accommodate each age group. Smaller balls and simple rules for younger kids. We take appropriate steps to challenge the older kids. Bitty and Small Shots are co-ed and 3rd & 4th grades break into a boys and girls program. While emphasizing safety, fun, team work, fundamentals and fair play.
For the past couple months, we have been working diligently on a new website for the Village of Hampshire. Through the hard work of our staff and board, we have come up with a site that provides you better access to information, documents and resources.