hankinson park board

board members

Sam Hernandez, President

Jill Post, Vice President

Jason Monilaws

Jason Semerad

Jeremy Steffens

DeeAnn Bilben, Clerk 


The Hankinson Park Board manages both Hankinson City Parks, softball fields, and Lake Elsie Public Beach.  They sponsor a youth summer recreation program including softball, baseball, and swimming lessons.

2019 summer recreation program


Year-end Tournaments 2019:

  • Girls T-ball / 8 & Under:  Monday, July 8
  • Boys PeeWee: Tuesday, July 9
  • 10 & Under: Wednesday, July 10
  • 12 & Under: Thursday, July 11
  • Boys Midgets: Friday, July 12

​14U, 16U, & 18U State Tournament:  July 12-14 in Minot, ND

Swimming Lessons - July 15-25 Monday-Thursday​

Summer Recreation Registration
Wednesday, April 24 - Hankinson Community Center Meeting Room
Registration deadline - May 15

2019 Registration Form 

2019 Program Information 

Interested in working for the Park Board this summer?  Apply using the links below.
Coaching Application
Other Summer Positions Application

For more information contact Sarah Pohl, Summer Recreation Director, at skpohl@hotmail.com or 701-899-0188.


The City of Hankinson boasts two city parks. For more information on park services contact DeeAnn at 701-899-3087.

Hankinson Main Park is located at 2nd Avenue and 7th Street SW.  The property is eight full city blocks and includes playground areas, ball fields, basketball and tennis courts, modern restrooms, a campground and plenty of green space. 

Hankinson North Park is located in Hankinson's New Prairie Pines addition at Prairie Drive and 6th Street NE.  The park is currently under development.  Playground equipment has been installed and many trees have been planted.  Future plans include additional playground equipment, basketball court, picnic shelter, and restrooms. 

Park Facilities:
Railroad museum
Two tennis Courts
3 softball diamonds
Playground equipment for all ages
Basketball court
Horseshoe pits
Three picnic shelters (reserve for $20/day*)
Eight camper hook-ups ($15/day)
Newly renovated rest room facilities
Picnic tables and benches
Fresh potable water

*Contact DeeAnn Bilben at 701-899-3087


Picnic shelter
Picnic tables and benches
Restroom facilities
Sandy swimming beach
Boat dock
Boat trailer parking lot

"It happens here."