Heat Warning Update for August 23 & 24

Posted on: August 23, 2023

An excessive heat warning from the National Weather Service is in effect from Wednesday, August 23, 2023, to Thursday, August 24, 2023. To ensure the safety of our participants and staff, all outdoor programs scheduled for today are canceled. Indoor programs will continue as scheduled.

For Thursday, August 24, registered participants will be notified via email by the program supervisor if programs are canceled.

All Glen Ellyn Park District facilities will maintain their regular operating hours. Additionally, Ackerman SFC will serve as a designated cooling center during these hours.

Please remember to:

  • Limit strenuous activity.
  • Stay hydrated by drinking plenty of water.
  • Take frequent breaks in the shade or air conditioning.
  • Wear loose-fitting, light-colored clothing.
  • Never leave children or pets in hot cars.

For more information on how to stay safe in hot weather, please follow these tips from the National Weather Service.