Leone Beach Park Nature Play Pop-Up & Groundbreaking

An exciting new playground is coming to Rogers Park! The Leone Beach Playground will soon be expanded to include a Nature Play Space. What is Nature Play? The purpose of the Park District’s Nature Play Space Program is to reconnect children and families to nature by providing valuable outdoor space for positive, hands-on nature experiences…

Music Line-up for 2021 Artists of the Wall

Live music schedule for the 2021 Artists of the Wall Festival FRIDAY, JUNE 18TH 11:00AM     Tom Stevens 12:00PM      Here and Now 1:00PM        Jacob Jasz Trio SATURDAY, JUNE 19TH 9:00am       O’Toole Veras Duo 10:00AM     Baba Yaga’s Stew 11:00AM     Muskego Brown Band 12:00PM     Baby No Name…

Help Keep Loyola Park Strong

This year, much as it’s been for everyone, has been tough on our organization. The Artists of the Wall, which is our main fundraising event had to be cancelled. Plus our local sponsors were having their own financial issues and their donations to us did not flow this year. Yet we are committed to continuing…

November Pitch in for the Parks

November 14th marked the last Pitch in for the Parks events at Loyola Park. In 2020, we held 4 clean-up events: July, Sept., Oct, and November. We had an amazing turn-out at all four events due to many local high school students at schools like Von Stuben and Mather seeking service hours. The lack of…

Pitch in for the Parks this fall

It’s been amazing to see everyone enjoying the parks so much this summer, while keeping physically distant. It’s really a testimony to the care our community has for each other! In partnership with our friends at The Chicago Parks Foundation, LPAC has planned some park clean-up events this fall. Join us 10AM- 12PM on the…

PITCH IN FOR THE PARKS! A Citywide Volunteer Park Clean-Up Effort About this Event Loyola Park needs you to pitch in! This summer, the Chicago Parks Foundation is leading a citywide volunteer initiative to help keep the parks clean. In partnership with the Chicago Park District and our communities, we look forward to coming together…

Loyola Dune Project

The Latest News… Several hardy souls came to the workday (Saturday April 20th) and worked for two hours until the briskness of the weather caused us to end early.  We removed invasive species black medick and the sedum people plant on green roofs.  It is becoming more and more a problem. The workday schedule for…

Black History Celebration at Loyola Park- Feb.23rd

Every Year as part of February’s Black History Month, Loyola Park puts on a Celebration at the Loyola Park Fieldhouse. Our 2019 event had close to 100 attendees and featured live music and dance performances, as well as a drumming lesson! This year’s theme is “Lit to Read.” Stay tuned for updates! Students from local…