Paul Emery Park
921 W. Poplar St. ♦ Harrisburg, IL  62946 ♦ phone: 618.252.2111 ♦ fax: 618.253.4511

Park Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday  ♦  Memorial Park Curfew:  11 p.m. to 7 a.m. 

The Mission of the Harrisburg Township Park District is to enhance the quality of community life by ensuring recreational programming and services to all people regardless of their age, sex, race, religion, socioeconomic status and level of physical or mental ability. 

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THE LATEST NEWS!

    

HYA BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

The Coaches meeting to select teams on Sunday, February 22 is cancelled.

Because of the current weather conditions and this weekend’s forecast, we are extending registration until February 28th.

The Park office will be open Saturday, February 21st and Saturday, February 28th from 8:00 a.m. until noon to accept registrations. Registrations will also be accepted at the Park office Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

Coaches will meet Sunday, March 1st at 1:30 in the Park Community Room to select teams.


Fees are $40.00 per child

Family Limit $80.00

Late Fee $10.00 - all late registrations will be put on a waiting list

 

Registration forms must be turned in by February 21st

 

 


 

COMMUNITY ROOM

Our community room here at the park office is now available for your use.  It would be perfect for birthday parties, family gatherings, holiday get togethers, baby showers, and more! Call the park office at 618-252-2111 for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

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Frequently Asked Questions....

How do I register for a program?  

Registration for all programs is on a first come, first serve basis.  Most programs will accept registration at their first scheduled meeting.  No refunds will be given after the first scheduled class unless individuals are under unavoidable circumstances.  In these cases, a $5.00 fee will be assessed from the price of the cancelled program.

Can I drop off my children at a program/sports event early?

Children/Youth under the age of 18 who are participating in Harrisburg Park District Programs / Sports Events may not be left unattended on Park property at any time.

What if there is bad weather?

Safety of our participants is our first priority. Supervisors are instructed to cancel outdoor programs if bad weather is in the area.  If bad weather does move into our area, it is our policy to  have parents pick up their children immediately.

Is there a Code of Conduct?

The Harrisburg Park District requests that these rules be followed while participating in park sponsored programs:

  • Refrain from showing disrespect to other participants and staff

  • Refrain from using profanity or foul language

  • Refrain from causing bodily harm to themselves, other participants, and staff.

  • Refrain from damaging program equipment, supplies, and facilities.

  • Refrain from participating in unlawful activities.

Can I pay by credit card?

Yes.  The Park District accepts Mastercard, Visa, and Discover credit cards. 

How do I reserve a shelter?

Shelter reservations are on a first come, first serve basis.  Reservations can be made by emailing arumsey@harrisburgpark.net or calling the Park Office at 618.252.2111 during normal business hours of 8 a.m. - 4p.m. Monday through Friday.   A reservation agreement must be signed and payment made in full within 48 hours of the reservation.  Click here to print a reservation form to fax in.  Mastercard, Visa, and Discover credit cards are accepted.

Can you reserve a baseball field?

Yes. Baseball fields must be scheduled for use through the Park Office.    Reservations can be made by emailing arumsey@harrisburgpark.net or calling the Park Office at 618.252.2111 during normal business hours of 8 a.m. - 4p.m. Monday through Friday.

Can anyone attend a Park Board Meeting?

Yes.  The public is cordially invited to attend these meetings.  Any citizen wishing to be placed on the agenda may call the Park Office at 618.252.2111.

 

Shelter and Community Room availability is now online!  

For our Shelter Schedule and availability:

Click here to see our Shelter Schedule online!

Click here to see our Community Room Schedule online!

 

 

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