Announcements & News

MPD Summer Program Guide 2024 - Monday, April 8, 2024

Our 2024 Summer Program Guide is live! Registration begins Monday, April 22. 


Just a reminder that our park pavilions CANNOT be reserved. They are on a first come basis and they have plenty of room to accommodate large groups. Public restrooms are available near each pavilion. 
Also, the pickleball courts are on a first come basis and are open to the public anytime, no reservations.

reminder notice

Just a reminder when signing up for any programs or activities, please check your account and make sure you have an updated email address for every person in your household and an updated phone number.  We send out information throughout the year that is important and may affect a program that you or your child may be participating in.  If you have questions about any program or activity don't hesitate to call the office at 309-263-7429, Monday-Friday 8:30am-12:00 & 1:00-5:00pm.

Calendar Information

To use our calendar tab, scroll to the month that you are interested in and choose a date to check out what is listed on that day. Programs are listed in green and all other activities/rentals are listed in blue. For example: if you are looking for when "play days" starts, click to November and see that on the 1st "play days" is listed in blue with times.  
Also, you can click on a month and see the tab at the top that says "showing calendar for". Click on that and you will get a drop down list with whichever facility you are looking for.  Click on that facility and that will show what is going on at that place. Please feel free to check if often for available dates for Freedom Hall rentals and programs.   


New Account Approval

Please allow up to 24 hours for new accounts to be approved