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Recreation Department
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Contact
Dennis Duffy
Director of Recreation

Karen Sexton
Program Coordinator
3450 W. 97th St.
Evergreen Park, IL  60805

Ph: (708) 229-3373
Ph: (708) 229-3374
Fx: (708) 636-8686

Hours
Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS BOOK IS ONLINE!  Check It Out!

DICKENS CHRISTMAS coming on Saturday, December 6
2pm - 6pm at Klein Park.
Sleigh Rides, Train Rides, Face Painting, Crafts. . .all capped off by the Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at 6pm!


ICE RINK IS OPEN FOR THE SEASON!
Call (708) 229-3373 for weekly schedule.   The Ice Rink is available for Open Skate, Rat Hockey and private parties.

 
Fees, Open Skate:
$4, age 17 and under ($5 non-resident)
$5 adult fee ($6 non-resident)
$3 Senior Fee ($4 non-resident)
Fees, Rat Hockey:
$6 flat ($7 for non-residents)
Skate Rental Fee: $3.50 ($4.50 for non-residents) 
 
BEYOND THE ARC ACADEMY BASKETBALL INSTRUCTIONAL LEAGUE
Open to Boys and Girls age 6-9
Begins Saturday, December 6 through January 24th at the Activity Center.
Register now at the Community Center ($60 for 8 weeks)

WINTER INDOOR SOCCER LEAGUE
For Boy and Girls age 4-13
Begins on Saturday, February 7 (games at Activity Center and EPCHS)
$65 for 8 weeks. Register at Community Center (deadline January 10th)

COOKING CLASSES
For Boys and Girls, age 6-11, held at Community Center.
Saturdays from 10:30am-Noon (Dec 13 / Jan 10 / Feb 144 / March 14
Fee for each class is $15.

GIRLS NIGHT OUT
For Girls (2nd through 5th grade)
Time: 6pm-7:15pm (Thursdays, Dec 11 / January 15 / February 12
$15 fee (Held at Community Center)


MOM OR DAD MORNING OUT
Want to go shopping for a few hours without the kids, or just have a few hours to yourself?  Drop your child/children off at the Recreation Department's nursery.  Fee is based on 1-hour increments.
FEE:  $5 per hour, 1 child       $7.50 per hour, 2 children
Days and Times available:  M-W-F, 9am - Noon
Location:  Community Center, 3450 W. 97th Street


The Recreation Department offers programs for children three months old and up. The programs are listed in booklets that are mailed out to residents twice a year. Additional programs are advertised through fliers that are sent out to the schools in the village or listed on our cable station, channel Four. Some of the programs include pre-school for ages 3 to 5, arts and crafts, basketball, computer tots, CPR, French braiding, general gym, Irish dancing, line dancing, martial arts, preschool gym, soccer, square dancing, tap, and ballet just to name a few.

The Recreation Department also provides the following events:
  • Concerts in the park
  • Day in the park
  • Easter egg hunts
  • Fourth of July parade
  • Halloween parades
  • Ice skating lessons at the new ice rink at 9000 South Kedzie
  • Pass punt and kick contests
  • Santa Claus visits the beginning of December through Christmas Eve
  • Summer Day Camps for more than 300 children
  • Special trips to see “big name” entertainment
  • Strength Training Classes and
  • Track and field meets
  • White Sox games and the Star Plaza
  • Yoga Classes