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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

Business Hours

Hansen Community Center (397 S State Street) 

 Customer Service Hours 
Monday to Thursday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm 
 Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Administration Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Mailing Address
397 S. State Street
Manhattan, IL 60442
Phone:  815-478-3324
Fax: 815-478-3428
Fall Cover ONLY

Click here for a PDF version of our brochure

Registration opens Friday, August 10, 2018

Online Registration


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Registration is open

for the

2018/2019 school year!

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information and

registration information

             Manhattan Park District hereby provides public notice that an audit of its funds for the period May 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018 has been made by Lauterbach & Amen, L.L.P., and that a report of such audit dated September 14, 2018 has been filed with the County Clerk of Will County, in accordance with 30 ILCS 15/0.01 et seq.  The full report of the audit is available for public inspection at the Hansen Community Center, 397 S. State Street, Manhattan, Illinois during regular business hours 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Fridays, except for holidays or through the Manhattan Park District website by clicking here.


New Registration System
starting Fall 2018!
Rec Trac
schedule change
 The original scheduling of Zumba for the Fall has been changed
from Thursdays, starting September 13th-October 19th to Thursdays, starting September 20th-November 8th
 with skip dates of September 27th and October 11th.
 Zumba will still take place from 7:00-8:00pm at the Hansen Community Center - Market Studio
 located at 397 S. State Street.
 The registration deadline has been extended to Thursday, September 13th
 To register, pleae click Online Registration here
or visit us
at the Hansen Community Center
(Monday to Thursday; 8:30am to 8:30pm or Friday; 8:30am to 5:00pm) to register in person."











Manhattan Park District

NOTICE: The lights surrounding our Tennis, Basketball and Sand Volleyball courts are out. New lights will be installed as soon as possible and an update will be given when it is complete.


New Registration System starting Fall 2018!

Online Registration

Instructions to set up your household in WebTrac 


The Den Before & After School Care 

Pay The Den Bi-weekly Fees or Registration Fees Here


Youth Fall Ball



  Mustang Team 1

  Mustang Team 2



  Camp Coyote

     Parent Manual


Community Survey Results


Co-Rec Softball





Senior Events


 Bus Trips


Photo Permits


Facility Rentals

   Online Payments


Park Rules and Regulations Ordinance 16-4


Splash Pad (Party Information)


Gift Certificates


 Like us on Facebook


Caution in the Parks


Lincolnway Special Recretion Association



Join our Team
Available Positions:
Starting Salary: $9-$12
upcoming events
To find out more information, please click on the event 
October 27, 2018
trick n treat

Zombie Corn Maze



Monthly Team Assets & Quotes


Constructive Use of Time:
Time Scheduling & Screen Usage
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