The mission of the Geneseo Park District is to enhance the quality of life in our community by providing a positive recreational experience for all. The board, administrative and support staff are committed to fulfilling the mission.
It is the vision of the Geneseo Park District to provide quality parks and recreational opportunities for the benefit and enrichment of our community today and in the future.
The Geneseo Park District Board works to provide the best possible park and recreation services to our residents and visitors. We have been, as a community, extremely lucky to have the facilities available where people can play, relax, learn and enjoy. The efforts and dedication made by the past and present staff and board members have made these great facilities possible. It is our hope that we continue to improve the quality of life through our parks and recreation facilities for you. We value your ideas and opinions and strive to serve you.
The Geneseo Park District is excited to rollout our brand new Core Values. These values have been over a year in the making and have input from all staff and board. Our Core Values follow our mission statement to “Enhance the quality of life in our community by providing a positive recreational experience for all. The board, administrative and support staff are committed to fulfilling the mission”. The acronym RESPECT is a great representation of the Core Values.
Recreational, Health & Wellness Opportunities
Provide Access to opportunities that promote social, mental, and physical wellbeing.
Believe in mission. Exceed expectations both internally and externally in Recreation, Finance & Community.
A culture where safety and cleanliness are priorities and integrated into everything we do. See Something, Say Something.
Bring energy and enthusiasm to work and support the process and others.
Creating an environment of inclusion for the whole community.
Sharing information to improve individual and organizational effectiveness.
Collaboration & utilization of diverse talents and opinions in the best interest of the Park District.
The Geneseo Park District is a subdivision of the state of Illinois and is organized under the Park District Code of the state of Illinois; contributions made to the park district are tax deductible as a charitable contribution by the donor. It is its purpose to provide wholesome recreation opportunities that contribute to the Geneseo well-being of all citizens, by establishing and maintaining a comprehensive public park and recreation system.
The Geneseo Park District was organized in May of 1953 by the vote of its people. The district encompasses some 144 square miles and takes in the City of Geneseo and parts of nine other townships (Hanna, Phoenix, Loraine, Osco, Atkinson, Cornwall, Munson, Edford, and all of Geneseo). It is governed by a board of 5 elected commissioners who serve 4-year terms.
Join us for a family friendly movie outdoors on the big screen at the Athletic Field.
Movies begin at Dusk.
FREE Admission & FREE Popcorn thanks to the Geneseo Park District Foundation
The Unplug Illinois Day is a statewide initiative that encourages people to get out, unplug, play and engage with one another. Come out to the Athletic Field and participate in a variety of games and activities.
FREE Admission thanks to the Geneseo Park District Foundation