Nursery

The Community Recreation Center nursery operates year-round drop-in service for children of those participating in activities or programs. Children ages 6 weeks to 11 years are allowed. Parent/guardian must be attending a park district program/service and remain in the building when child is in nursery.

Rules, policies and more are available in the Nursery Services Pamphlet (PDF).

For safety reasons, if the nursery has reached maximum occupancy, service may be delayed or denied. The maximum time limit is two hours.

For more information, call 847-490-7015.

Nursery Fall/Winter/Spring Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Monday to Thursday: 5-8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.-Noon

Nursery Summer Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Monday to Thursday: 5-8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9 a.m.-Noon

Cost

  • 1/2 hour -  $1/child
  • 1 hour -  $2/child
  • 2 hours - $4/child

Parent/guardian may pay at the counter and bring the receipt to the nursery. Convenient punch cards are also available.