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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

Monday - Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Our Spring/Summer Book is Online!  Check it out!

Please note that the Recreation Department Staff has been temporarily relocated to the Community Room at the Evergreen Park Village Hall, 9418 S. Kedzie Avenue, for a few weeks due to ongoing construction of the new Community Center.

The Evergreen Park Recreation Department is seeking personnel to fill some vacancies this fall in the PreSchool program.  The positions available are:

Preschool Aide;  (M, W, F)  for 3-year olds
Substitute Preschool Teacher;  (M thru F, with AM and PM sessions)
Requirement:  Minimum, Associates Degree, as a college degree is preferred.
Call the Recreation Department at (708) 229-3373

Join us for
Saturday, August 25
50-Acre Park. 91st and Rockwell Ave.
Beach opens at 1pm;  Beach Boys Tribute Band Concert at 6pm
Check our poster

(Ages 3 - 5 years old)
Call (708) 229-3373 for more information, or come in and speak with our friendly staff.

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, Irish dancing, martial arts, preschool gym, soccer, square dancing, tap, drama 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