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Youth Department
Overview
Contact
Jim Feltz
Director
3450 W. 97th St.
Evergreen Park, IL  60805

Ph: (708) 229-3377


The Evergreen Park Youth Commission was founded on the belief that youth, when given the opportunity, will make responsible choices and valuable contributions to the community. Our goal is to develop and implement a diverse program of activities that will offer the youth 12 and over a wide range of positive developmental activities, such as:

Employment Referral Services
Refers teens to residents in need of workers and businesses seeking employees.

Chores
Teens available for raking leaves, cutting grass, snow shoveling and odd jobs for Evergreen Park residents.

Community Service
Teens available to help many service clubs and charitable organizations.
The Youth Commission's Annual Coat Drive will again run from October 1 through November 30.
You may drop off any new or clean used coat to the Community Center.

Drop-in Center
3450 West 97th Street, room 105, is open Tuesday through Friday from 3pm - 5pm.  Gameroom includes a game room with arcade games, Wii, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, Xbox1, air hockey, and foosball. The drop-in center also has ping pong, two pool tables, a karaoke stereo system with CD player, and 4 big screen televisions.

Special Events
  • Badlandz paintball
  • Basketball tournaments
  • Basketball leagues
  • Bowling parties
  • Certification classes for babysitting and CPR
  • Enchanted Castle
  • Laser tag
  • Rock climbing
  • Skiing
  • Space Golf
  • Tinley Park Roller Rink
  • Trips to Great America

Most trips are for 12 to 16 year olds. Summer trips for 12 to 17 year olds.

Open Gym Times at the Activity Center
  • 3220 West 98th Street for 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th graders
  • Fee of $4
  • Fridays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, from October through April