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Palatine ParkCast

Sports & Recreation Podcasts

Palatine ParkCast is the official Podcast of Palatine Park District. We hope to provide Palatine with monthly district news, frequently asked questions, special offers, and exciting updates on events and programs.

Palatine ParkCast is the official Podcast of Palatine Park District. We hope to provide Palatine with monthly district news, frequently asked questions, special offers, and exciting updates on events and programs.

Location:

United States

Description:

Palatine ParkCast is the official Podcast of Palatine Park District. We hope to provide Palatine with monthly district news, frequently asked questions, special offers, and exciting updates on events and programs.

Twitter:

@palparks

Language:

English

Contact:

8474966246


Episodes

Episode 17: Athletic Training & Preventative Health

8/10/2022
Our guest Larry Love, Chief Sports Medicine Specialist, discusses the benefits of proper training and preventative health techniques to think about while moving into our fall sports season.

Duration:00:35:03

Episode 16 - Development Through Music

6/22/2022
Palatine ParkCast sat down with Istvan of Istvan and His Imaginary Band to discuss the importance of music.

Duration:00:53:56

Episode 15: The Flight of Disc Golf

4/27/2022
Ever wondered about Disc Golf? How to Play? Where to go? Check out this great conversation about a great game that everyone can enjoy!

Duration:00:31:09

Episode 14: The Community of Harper College

3/21/2022
Palatine ParkCast sat down with Kim Pohl of Harper College to discuss the school, its resources, and preparing for college. Special thanks to Greater Family Help for their continued support of Palatine Park District.

Duration:00:37:25

Episode 13: A Look Back At 2021

12/27/2021
A look back at 2021 and the challenges that we all faced as well as some of the success that were achieved. A special thank you to Park Board Commissioner and President, Jennifer Rogers.

Duration:00:25:02

Episode 12: The Allure of Horses

10/25/2021
This month, we sat down with Stables Assistant Manager Anna VanGilder to discuss the Palatine Stables, the unique facility, and the truly amazing creatures that live there.

Duration:00:19:16

Bonus Episode 11.5 - Job Opportunities: Customer Service Representative

10/21/2021
Live the Parks & Rec Life! A career with the Palatine Park District is so much more than just a job, it’s about being a positive influence on your community, growing as a person, and the friendships you’ll make with your fellow staff members.

Duration:00:17:53

Episode 11: The Importance of Honey Bees

9/27/2021
We sat down with Bill Whitney of City Bee Savers to discuss why the honey bee is important, common misconceptions, and things we can all do to help them thrive. Enter our photo contest on any of our social media platforms using the #palparkpics

Duration:00:49:48

Bonus Episode 10.5 - Job Opportunities: Facility Attendant

9/22/2021
Live the Parks & Rec Life! A career with the Palatine Park District is so much more than just a job, it’s about being a positive influence on your community, growing as a person, and the friendships you’ll make with your fellow staff members.

Duration:00:11:40

Episode 10: The Fun of Pickleball

8/23/2021
Palatine ParkCast sat down with Bear Shatwell to talk about Pickleball. What the sport is, how its played, and how to get involved. For more information visit palatinepicklers.com or email Bear at aokbarry@yahoo.com

Duration:00:38:12

Episode 9: The Endurance of Aquatics

7/26/2021
This month, we sat down with Aquatics Coordinator Anthony DeMichael to discuss Harper Aquatic and Recreation Center, the benefits of swimming and aquatic therapy, and the amazing feats of aquatic athletes.

Duration:00:31:17

Episode 8: The Virtues of Gardening

6/21/2021
This month, we sat down with a local expert on gardening. We discussed strategies, important tips, and the benefits of getting out in your yard and growing a garden.

Duration:00:39:07

Episode 7: The Freedom of Cycling

5/24/2021
We return to, "You Learn Something New, Everyday" as we take a deeper look at bicycles and what they have meant for the world of health, recreation, and socialization.

Duration:00:19:11

Episode 6: The Beauty of Golf

4/25/2021
This month, we explore how to maintain and care for a golf course with Assistant Superintendent at Palatine Hills Golf Course, Billy Sharp. Learn what makes golf extraordinary and some tips to care for your personal lawn at home.

Duration:00:35:52

Episode 6: The Beauty of Golf

4/25/2021
This month, we explore how to maintain and care for a golf course with Assistant Superintendent at Palatine Hills Golf Course, Billy Sharp. Learn what makes golf extraordinary and some tips to care for your personal lawn at home.

Duration:00:35:59

Episode 5: Gymnastics

3/21/2021
This month, we sat down with Barb Dunne, Palatine Park District Gymnastics Coordinator, to talk about the gymnastics program and what it takes to be a gymnast.

Duration:00:18:02

Episode 4: The Joy Of Singing

2/20/2021
This month, we sat down with Melissa Schlesinger, Managing Director of Palatine Children's Chorus, to talk about signing, its many benefits, and PCC.

Duration:00:31:46

Episode 3: The Perks of Winter

2/11/2021
Premiere of, "You Learn Something New, Everyday" as we take a deeper look at sledding and why it is important.

Duration:00:14:40

Episode 3: Perks of Winter

1/25/2021
Premiere of, "You Learn Something New, Everyday" as we take a deeper look at sledding and why it is important.

Duration:00:15:18

Episode 2: A Visit From Saint Nick Radio Play

12/21/2020
This month, we bring you a special episode featuring a Radio Play from the Palatine Youth Theater Group. To donate to the Suzannah's Gift Foundation, please visit https://www.palatineparkfoundation.org/.

Duration:00:28:22