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Deerfield Park District

Deerfield Park District exists to serve the recreational, leisure and enrichment needs of its residents. Spaces and programs are continuously evaluated to meet the growing and changing needs of the community. The park district board and staff invite you to take classes, choose from a variety of summer camps, reserve a party space and attend events. Enjoy our facilities, pools, golf course, playgrounds, and parks.

Jewett Park Community Center houses an indoor treehouse, developmental preschool, dance and ceramics studios, multipurpose programming rooms, registration desk and administrative offices. By signing up for our preschool program, parents can be confident that their child will learn to play and play to learn. Our well rounded curriculum includes opportunities in math, science and nature, literacy, language and listening, dramatic play and daily outdoor play.

Sachs Recreation Center boasts nearly 100,000 square feet of recreational space. An abundance of facility amenities include a Pilates Reformer Studio, mind and body yoga studio, indoor running track, lap pool and fitness swimming pool with whirlpool, 3 gymnasiums, indoor tennis courts, racquet ball court, fitness training studios, exercise equipment, suspension training studio and many options for rentals and parties of all shapes and sizes. We value our community partners and welcome corporate members and residents to recreate all year round.

Enter the Patty Turner Center and you are charmed by the beauty of the facility and the friendly members and staff. An enrichment program of the Deerfield Park District in partnership with the Village of Deerfield, the center provides a variety of classes, events and excursions throughout the week, on evenings and weekends for active adults 50 years and older. Rentals are available for large or intimate gatherings.

Expert and beginner golfers enjoy the 155 acre Deerfield Golf Club and Learning Center offering first class golf, practice, teaching, banquet availability and FORE Restaurant and Bar. In 2016, guests will enjoy enhancements including additional on course restrooms, the addition of a halfway house and renovation work to the 18th hole.

The new Mitchell Pool will open this summer featuring a leisure pool which includes a zero depth ADA entrance, teaching area, lap swim lanes and above pool water features and sprays. The new stand-alone diving well will include easy to enter/exit steps, diving boards at one and three meter heights and a drop slide. The wading pool will include zero depth entry to 2’ depth and a climbing feature/slide with spray/splash pad.

Deerfield Park District encompasses 206 acres of parks that include playgrounds, shelters, athletic fields, open space, natural areas and more. Twenty parks provide an abundance of open space and amenities. Outdoor areas include a nature area, walking and jogging paths and shelters. Twenty-one playgrounds are available for our younger residents and families. For sports enthusiasts, we have baseball diamonds, courts and fields, pools, sprayground, skate-park, disc golf course, brand new outdoor exercise course at Maplewood Park, ice skating rinks and cross country ski area.

Whether you enjoy our Sunday summer concerts in the park, dive-in movies at our pools or weekly dance or art classes; if your recreation includes daily exercise class, a round on the links or walks in the park; or if you are planning a birthday party, mitzvah, retirement or wedding celebration, Deerfield Park District is here for you!

For more information, visit; email or call 847-945-0650.

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