​           NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 


Notice is hereby given that a public hearing for the May 1, 2019/April 30, 2020 Budget and Appropriation Ordinance will be held at the hour of 6:30 PM on the 3rd day of April, 2019at the Litchfield Community Center located at 1100 S. State Street, Litchfield, IL, and the final action will be taken at the regular Park Board Meeting of the Commissioners at 7:00PM. 

The Litchfield Park District was established to help fulfill the dreams of the city fathers in providing more adequate park and swimming facilities.  With the help of many of the town's citizens, the mission of the park district has become successful.  Over the years, the park district has significantly enhanced the historical Walton Park and its lake and has grown to include four more parks for the community to enjoy.  Parks include Davis Park, which also consists of the Community Center and the Memorial Pool, Schalk Field that includes a skate park, Echlin Park with Corwin Field, and Plummer Park and Field.  These parks offer the public a variety of activities for all age groups.

                     Public Notice:


The Litchfield Park Board and Commissioners meet on the 1st. Wednesday of each month at 

7:00pm. at  the Litchfield Community Center 

at 1100 S. State Street, Litchfield, IL.  Dates for the 2019/2020 fiscal year are as follows:


May 1, 2019                          June 5, 2019

July 3, 2019                          August 7, 2019

September 4, 2019                October 2, 2019

November 6, 2019                 December 4, 2019

*January 2, 2020                   February 5, 2020

March 4, 2020                       April 1, 2020 

             *Thursday due to holiday 

Certified Bob Ross instructor Athena Haynes will conduct the next Joy of Painting class on Wednesday April 17th. from 10:00am until 4:00pm at the Litchfield Community Center  The class will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.  Those who are interested in participating can sign up in advance  at the Community Center.  You can also see the painting your will be completing in September.  For more information contact the Park District office at 217 324-9075 or Athena Haynes at 217 821-8576.

Litchfield Park District Annual Easter Egg Hunt -

April 13, 2019 @ 1:00pm.  

Age - Infant to 10 yrs old

​Location- Litchfield Community Center