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Summer Slam All-City Tennis Tournament Set for July 23

Tennis players of all ages are invited to participate in Naperville Park District’s Summer Slam All-City Tennis Tournament on Friday, July 23 at Knoch Park tennis courts, located at 812 S. West Street. Register at www.napervilleparks.org by July 15.

Participants will play multiple matches against multiple players in a round robin format over several hours. Youth will be divided by age and will play singles matches between 4:30 and 8:30 p.m. Adults will play doubles matches between 6:30 and 9:00 p.m. The registration fee is $10 for Naperville Park District residents and $15 for nonresidents.

In case of inclement weather, the tournament will be rescheduled for Friday, July 30.

“Tennis players in our lesson programs and interested players in the community are encouraged to register for this tournament to enjoy friendly competition and apply the skills and techniques they have been practicing,” said Program Manager Brock Atwell.

Register Now

 

 


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On Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 Naperville Park District officials heard the good news for which they have been waiting for many months: the District has achieved national accreditation through the National Recreation and Parks Association (NRPA).

The decision was announced at the NRPA national conference in Atlanta following a formal hearing before the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).

Naperville is only the second park district in Illinois to earn this distinction and the 104th nationally accredited agency in the nation; there are more than 10,000 recreation agencies in the United States. The Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies accredits a handful of park agencies each year that have completed a multi-step process involving a self-review by the agency, a site visit, and an evaluation and formal report by the Commission.

“We are extremely proud to bring this honor to Naperville,” said Park District Executive Director Ray McGury. “It’s an affirmation of our high standards and also an encouragement to continue bringing high quality recreation and parks experiences to our community.”

The Park District’s accreditation process began approximately one year ago and included an extensive self-evaluation by staff and a 5-day visit from CAPRA reviewers this past July. Maintaining the accreditation requires annual reports and 5- and 10-year reviews.

Park District staff members noted that the CAPRA process has helped them see the big picture, focus on long term goals and plans, review plans more regularly, organize documents so that they are accessible and useable, and collaborate more effectively with other departments and outside organizations.

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To be a national leader in parks and recreation providing and promoting high quality experiences and facilities at a great value to our community.
 
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