Planning a party?

Ridgeville rents its indoor facilities for parties and special functions.
The main studio in the Community House is $90 per hour; the Kamen Field House is $70 per hour. Alcohol is not permitted on the premises. Click HERE for rental request form!

Scholarship Information

You can request financial assistance for Ridgeville programs by indicating your need when registering online, or you may fill out a form in our office at 908 Seward St. Click here to download form. 

Would you like to make a contribution towards the Ridgeville Foundation scholarship fund? Click HERE to help more youth and adults particpate in classes and camps at Ridgeville Park!
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Contact Us

The Ridgeville Community House is located at:

908 Seward St.
Evanston, IL 60202

Office hours vary by season. Please call before coming after 5pm.

By phone: (847) 869-5640 
By fax: (847) 869-5667

For inquiries about park activities, issues, or rentals, please contact the Parks and Recreation Director, Brian Rosinski:

For inquiries about classes, camps, events, performances, and the Farmers' Market please contact the Program Director, Natalie Sallee:

Office Assistant, Jesseca Parr, can be reached by email at 

If you have any feedback for Ridgeville Park District, click here to fill out our online form.

Employment Opportunities

For information about current job openings, please click here.

IL Freedom of Information Act

FOIA officer: Brian Rosinski
Address: 908 Seward St., Evanston, IL 60202
Phone: (847) 869-5640 
Fax: (847) 869-5667

FOIA Request Policies:
Ridgeville Park will respond to FOIA request within 5 business days. 
Day 1 of the 5-day timeline is the first business day after the request is received by Ridgeville. The date that the request was received by the Ridgeville does not count as “Day 1.” The 5-day time period may be extended for an additional 5 business days from the date of the original due date if:
-The requested information is stored at a different location;
-The request requires the collection of a substantial number of documents;
-The request requires an extensive search;
-The requested records have not been located and require additional effort to fine;
-The requested records need to be reviewed by staff who can determine whether they are exempt from FOIA
-The requested records cannot be produced without unduly burdening Ridgeville or interfering with its operations
-The request requires Ridgeville to consult with another public body who has substantial interest in the subject matter of the request.

NOTE: If additional time is needed, Ridgeville will notify the requester in writing within 5 business days after the receipt of the request outlining statutory reasons for the extension and informing the requester when the requested information will be produced.

Community References

Click HERE for a handy reference guide for local politicians, social service organizations, arts organizations, and more...