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Parks and Recreation Office
The Normal Parks and Recreation Department is located at 100 East Phoenix Avenue (off Linden Street) in Normal, Illinois - next to the Normal Police Department. Our office is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm.

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For facility closures, event or program cancellations, and updates, please call the Rec Line at 309-433-3434.

Facilities Addresses and Phone Numbers

Facility Phone Number (309 area code) Street Address (Normal, IL 61761)
Parks and Recreation Office 454-9540 100 E. Phoenix
Anderson Aquatic Center 454-9550 100 S. Maple St.
Children's Discovery Museum 433-3444 101 E. Beaufort St.
Fairview Family Aquatic Center 454-9779 801 N. Main St
Ironwood Golf Course Pro Shop 454-9555  1901 N. Towanda Ave
Normal Theater 454-9722 209 W North St
SOAR 434-2260  115 E Washington St, Bloomington, 61701

Contact Our Staff

Name Title  Phone Number Email Category
Doug Damery Director 454-9544  
Gene Kotlinski Assistant Director of Park Maintenance Operations 454-9724 Park Maintenance Manager
Park Supervisor Oversight
Adopt-a-Program Coordinator
Community Garden Coordinator
James Wayne Assistant Director of Business & Recreation Operations 454-9545 Business Operations
Recreation Supervisor Oversight
Tony Axelson Youth Sports/Teens Supervisor 454-9779 Youth Sports
Teen Programs
Community Activity Center Facility Rentals 
Karen Carrigan Office Associate 454-9541  
Colette Farner Youth Programs and Cultural Arts Supervisor 454-9543 Cultural Art Programs (Dance, Music, Gymnastics)
Day Camp
Dress Up Movies
Sounds of the Connie Link Amphitheatre 
Cary Frey Adult Programs/Sports Supervisor 454-9546 Adult Fitness
Adult Sports & Leagues
Champion Fields & Tournaments
Karen Gibson Office Associate 454-9540  
Wendy Long Marketing and Communications Specialist  454-9540 Marketing
Media Relations
Angela Malone Aquatics and Special Events Supervisor 454-9558 Aquatic Programming & Operations
Anderson & Fairview Family Aquatic Center
Haunted Trail
Easter Egg Hunt
Phone Calls & Breakfast with Santa
Marti Moses Office Associate 454-9542 Before and After School Recreation Program
Spring Break Programs
Time Out Programs
Craig Onsrud Ironwood Golf Course Manager 454-9620 Golf Outings
Adult & Junior Golf Clinics
Junior Golf Academy
Tyler Bain Park Maintenance Supervisor 454-9568 Ironwood Golf Course Maintenance
Tree Planting/Removing/Trimming 
Tom Butler Park Maintenance Supervisor 454-9551 Park Maintenance Operations
Park Cleaning & Playground Maintenance
Trail Maintenance
Mowing Operations
Clint Johnson Park Maintenance Supervisor 454-9566 Facility Maintenance Operations
Champion Field Maintenance Operations
Park Athletic Field Maintenance
Aquatic Facility Maintenance