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The Manhattan Park District Aspires to Create Community Partnerships Built on Tradition
The Manhattan Park District's mission is to pursue excellence in program and facility management, to maintain and redevelop facilities as necassary, and to be responsible for the recreation needs of the Park District.  The Manhattan Park District will provide recreation facilities and programs for residents of all ages, while adhering to sound fiscal planning and equitable resource allocation that promises the protection of significant natural features and open space areas.
 Contact Manhattan Park District Elected Officials at

 Recreation Center is located at and our mailing address is:

397 S. State Street,  Manhattan, IL 60442

Phone:  815-478-3324  

Fax:  815-478-3428

Cover Winter Spring 2016 2017 

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upcoming events  

Flashlight egg hunt

at Baker/Koren Round Barn Farm Park

Friday, April 7, 2017

Ages: 10-13 years old

8:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Pre-register Here- $ 3.00

Day of Event- $5.00


easter egg hunt


at Baker/Koren Round Barn Farm Park

Saturday, April 8, 2017

3-5 years old:

1:00pm to 1:15pm

6-7 years old:

1:15pm to 1:30pm

8-9 years old:

1:30pm to 1:45pm

Pre-registration is required

Please call 815-478-3324 or email






Manhattan Park District

Online Registration



Before & After School Care


Camp Coyote (Camps)


Senior Events


 Bus Trips


Photo Permits


Park Rules and Regulations


Gift Certificates


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Caution in the Parks


Lincolnway Special Recretion Association



Monthly Team Assets & Quotes


Social Competencies
"It's the hardest thing in the world to go on being aware of someone else's pain."
Pat Barber
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