Spring Valley's Nature Center and log cabin are available for rental Monday through Sunday when they are not being used for classes. To rent a room for parties, meetings and special occasions, pick up an application and fee schedule at any Schaumburg Park District facility. More information is available here.
Applications and damage deposit must be submitted to the facility at which the rental is requested at least two weeks before the rental date. People wishing to serve alcoholic beverages must submit a written request to the Park District, obtain a liquor permit from the village, and provide host liquor liability insurance.
Call 847-985-2100 for information.
Spring Valley offers the use of a picnic shelter and firepit in a wooded setting near Merkle Log Cabin. Use of the site includes firewood, trash/recycling receptacles, benches and picnic tables. No alcohol or amplified music permitted. Restrooms are available at the Heritage Farm or Nature Center, a 5-10 minute walk. The adjacent Merkle Log Cabin contains a restroom and may be rented for additional fees. More information is available here.
Note: special rates apply to nonprofit groups and commercial enterprises wishing to rent space for business purposes. Call the Visitor Services Coordinator for information.
Certain areas of Spring Valley may be reserved for outdoor events or weddings. Maximum capacity is 100 persons and other restrictions apply. More information is available here.