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Splash Pad Rules

These facilities are not supervised. Use at your own risk.

  • Splash pad hours are normally 9:00 am to 8:00 pm daily, Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, but in 2021 the 95th Street Community Plaza and Wolf's Crossing Community Park splash pads will remain open in September from 9:00 am to dusk daily, weather permitting. The splash pads will close for the season once weather conditions do not allow for consistent operation. Please check this page for the status of the splash pads prior to visiting.
  • The splash pad is intended for use by children 12 years of age and under. Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Clean and proper swim attire must be worn while using the splash pad. Children who are not “toilet trained” must wear a swim diaper or plastic pants.
  • Surfaces may be hot. Water shoes or proper footwear is strongly recommended.
  • The following are not allowed:
    • Alcohol
    • Inline Skates
    • Running/Rough Play
    • Smoking/Tobacco
    • Bicycles
    • Loud Music
    • Scooters
    • Soaps/Shampoos
    • Glass
    • Pets
    • Skateboards
    • Water Balloons
  • Naperville Park District parks and facilities are smoke and “tobacco-free.” Smoking is restricted to designated vehicle parking areas and adjacent streets where parking is permitted.
  • Climbing on splash pad equipment is not allowed.
  • The splash pad water is not suitable for drinking. Avoid swallowing splash pad water.
  • Do not use the park when thunder is heard or lightning is seen, including 30 minutes after detection.
  • Adhere to the warnings emitted from the lightning detection system located at the park. Seek appropriate shelter during inclement weather.
  • Splash pad use is prohibited by all persons having any contagious disease; any infectious conditions such as colds, fever, ringworm, foot infections, skin lesions, carbuncles, boils, diarrhea, vomiting, inflamed eyes, ear discharges; or any other condition that has the appearance of being infectious. Persons with excessive sunburn, abrasions that have not healed, corn plasters, bunion pads, adhesive tape, rubber bandages or other bandages of any kind also are prohibited from using the splash pad.
  • A person under the influence of alcohol or drugs, or exhibiting erratic behavior is prohibited from using the park.
  • The Naperville Park District reserves the right to close the facility at any time without advanced notice.
  • All users are responsible for inspecting equipment prior to use to ensure that no hazards are present.

Do not use broken equipment. Report any required repairs to the Naperville Park District at (630) 848-5000 or online at napervilleparks.org/311parks.

Be courteous and respectful of other park users. Take turns and have fun!

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY CALL 9-1-1.

No trespassing during non-use hours or when the splash pad is closed.

Violators are subject to fine or suspension per Naperville Park District Ordinance #641.


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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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Our Mission
We provide recreation and park experiences that promote healthy lives, healthy minds and a healthy community.
 
Our Vision
To be a national leader in parks and recreation providing and promoting high quality experiences and facilities at a great value to our community.
 
Core Values
Health and Wellness, Environmental Education, Stewardship and Sustainability, Community Enrichment, Public Safety, Accessibility, Personal Growth and Enrichment.
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