Our mission is to promote diverse community based recreational opportunities by providing a variety of programs, services, facilities and natural spaces to enhance the quality of life for our residents.


Special Events

Park News

Free Movie in Deerpath Park
July 25 at Dusk
"The Lego Movie"
Cherokee Road Entrance

Park Chat
August 5
6:30 - 8 pm
Ranney Park
Everyone Welcome!

Summer Splash
A Pool Party for Everyone!
August 1
5:30 - 8 pm
Family Aquatic Center

Little Bear Ribfest
August 22
6 pm - 12 am
August 23
3 pm - 12 am
Century Park


The Summer of Service Day Camp (SOS) is hosting a book drive from July 7-21. Please donate new or gently used books for ages birth- 6th grade in the receptacles provided at the Sullivan and Laschen Community Centers and also at the Lakeview Fitness Center.

Watch the video that the camp made to promote the book drive.

Family Aquatic Center

June 9 - August 15 Operating Hours
Monday - Friday: 10:30 am - 8 pm
Weekends & Holidays: 11 am - 7 pm


The Pipe City Lacrosse Tournament is taking place July 12-13 at the Vernon Hills Athletic Center. Two hundred teams are participating with over 10,000 spectators.


Vision Statement
Addressing the lifelong leisure needs of all Vernon Hills residents

2006, 2007,
2008, 2009

Laschen Community Center - Administrative Offices
294 Evergreen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Dolores C. Sullivan Community Center
635 North Aspen Drive, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Lakeview Fitness Center
700 Lakeview Parkway, Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Park Maintenance Facility
1400 Indianwood Drive, Vernon Hills, IL 60061


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Res. Registration
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NR Registration
begins August 19


Summer Planner


Family Aquatic Sandblasting and Painting Bid 2014


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