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Effective Friday, November 20, Salt Creek Park District will institute several modifications and changes to park and recreation programs, events and activities in accordance with State of Illinois’ Tier 3 Resurgence Mitigation plan.  Below are updates on program offerings, facilities and rentals.

  • Group Fitness Classes will be changed to Virtual classes.
  • Some special events have been cancelled or changed to virtual events.
  • Outdoor group activities limited to 10 persons or less, participants/guests must wear face coverings at all times.

Board of Commissioner Seat Opening (6 year term) Resident candidates considering running may pick up an election packet from Rose Park Office at 530 South Williams Ave. Election date is April 6th, 2021.  Filing of nomination papers begins December 14th, 2020 at 8:30am.  The last day to file nomination papers is December 21st, 2020 at 5:00pm.

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Looking for a Virtual Preschool Program for your 3-5 year old? Join our Salt Creek Park District Preschool Program. We had such a great September with our Virtual Preschool Program! Sign up today for October! Videos are posted every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday with supplies and activities are pre-prepared weekly! $80R/$95NR /monthly tuition. Videos will be pre-recorded and kids will be able to participate in our Virtual Preschool from home any time that is convenient for them.

Check out our sample video of what our virtual program will look like from our teachers. Please contact Victoria Perez at or 847-259-6890 if you would like to register.

501100-21 M/W/F November flexible $80R/$95NR
501100-22 M/W/F December flexible $80R/$95NR


Looking for a safe place for your preschooler to go to socialize with other kids their own age? Have fun playing games, playing with chalk, sand and playing at the playground with Miss Victoria! Kids must be enrolled in our Preschool program and wear a mask. Program will be held outside unless their is inclement weather.

101151-06 Wednesdays 11/4-11/18 10:00-11:30am $40
101151-07 Wednesdays 12/2-12/16 10:00-11:30am $40

Our program offers an opportunity for your child to develop socially, physically, intellectually and emotionally. Choose a 2, 3, or 4 day option for your child’s needs.

The Salt Creek Park District Preschool is located at Rose Park, 530 S. Williams Avenue, Palatine IL, 60074.

preschool teachers

Meet our Preschool Teachers!
(From Left to Right) Emily Ratajczak, Kathy Schneider, Gail Walker


  • Open registration until classes are filled.
  • Registration is open to all … you do not need to be a Salt Creek resident!
  • Child must be appropriate age by September 1, 2020.
  • Child must be toilet independent.
  • $25 deposit at time of registration is NON-REFUNDABLE.
  • Classes begin the week of Labor Day.

preschool kids


This program is designed for a child’s first experience in a structured school setting.  Our program offers an opportunity for the child to develop social skills, cooperative play, and fine motor skills, sharing and listening to directions.

Code Options Day Time Fee
501100-01 2 Day TU/TH 9-11:30am $145NR/$130R
501100-02 3 Day M/W/F 9-11:30am $195NR/$180R

preschool reading


The 4 year old curriculum is designed to prepare your child with the readiness skills needed for entering kindergarten.  Pre-K cognitive skills, small & large motor skills, socialization, and cooperative play are part of this daily process. Enrichment activities are structured to stimulate receptiveness to language, math, art, science and music.  In this program your child is prepared for kindergarten and should be turning 5 years old during our school year.

Code Options Day Time Fee
501100-03 2 Day TU/TH 12:30-3pm $145NR/$130R
501100-04 3 Day M/W/F 12:30-3pm $195NR/$180R
501100-05 4 Day M/TU/W/TH 12:30-3pm $235NR/$220R

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