Heat Warning Update for Thursday, August 24

Posted on: August 24, 2023

The National Weather Service’s excessive heat warning continues today, Thursday, August 24, 2023. For the safety of participants and staff, all outdoor programs scheduled for today are canceled. Indoor programs will proceed as planned. Outdoor activities are set to resume on Friday, August 25.

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.