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Cook County Department of Public Health Order 2021-11

In accordance with the Cook County Department of Public Health Order 2021-11, the Salt Creek Park District will require proof of vaccination to enter our facilities effective Monday, January 3, 2022. This order states all recreation centers in Cook County must require any individual 18 years of age and older to show proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 with an approved vaccine in order to participate in fitness or athletic programs. In addition, facilities must require patrons ages 18 and older to show identification (including but not limited to: driver’s license, passport, government ID, work or school ID) with information that corresponds to the vaccination proof.

Additionally, any indoor facility rental where food and/or beverage is served also requires all attendees to be vaccinated. All participants must continue to wear a mask covering their nose and mouth at all times while inside Salt Creek Park District facilities and practice social distancing whenever possible. Proof of vaccination for COVID-19 and photo ID will be checked upon entering for all fitness & athletic participants. Thank you for your cooperation!

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Youth Programs

kids at parents night out


Parents, bring your kids over for a night of organized games, crafts and movies and have some quality time for yourself!! A snack will also be provided. Please bring a pillow and blanket for comfortable movie watching. Pre-registration is required.

Age: 5-12 yrs
Time: 6:30pm – 10pm
Fee: $17 for first child and $12 for additional children.

Code Date Day Theme Time
106125-05 1/14 F Carnival Night 6:30-10:00pm
106125-06 2/18 F Valentine Fun 6:30-10:00pm
206125-01 3/4 F St Paddy’s Celebration 6:30-10:00pm
206125-02 4/8 F Harry Potter 6:30-10:00pm
206125-03 5/13 F Circus Fun 6:30-10:00pm
206125-04 6/3 F Pajama Night 6:30-10:00pm
206125-05 7/8 F Game Show Night 6:30-10:00pm
206125-06 8/12 F End of Summer Fun 6:30-10:00pm


Join us as we play Frozen-themed games, create a craft and decorate a Frozen-themed snack!  And what’s a party without dancing?  We will sing & dance to your favorite songs from the Frozen soundtrack, just as Anna & Elsa would.  Frozen costumes are welcome.

Location: Twin Lakes
Ages: 4-10 years

Code Day Date Time Fee
106200-01 F 1/21 4:30-5:30pm $18


Looking for a way to get your child more interested in science? This two-week program gives kids a fun introduction to a science filled frenzy! Participants will have the opportunity to put their thinking skills to the test during these science experiments. Each week will be a different experiment & experience. Masks are required. Pre-registration is required.

Location: Rose Park
Ages: 5-8 years

Code Day Date Time Fee
106200-09 Th 2/10 & 2/17 4:00-5:15pm $24R/426NR


magic class


Join us for this fun class as they learn fascinating and mesmerizing tricks from the “Magic Team” of Gary Kantor”.  Amaze family and friends with tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading and more.  All materials are provided and each child will receive a magic kit to take home.  New tricks taught each session!

Instructor: Magic Team of Gary Kantor
Location: Palatine Park District, 250 E. Wood St. Palatine, IL 60067
Ages: 5-12 years

Click on the link below to watch a magic trick from Gary Kantor


Code Day Date Time Fee
106150-03 Tu 1/11 5:00-5:55pm $20
206150-01 Th 4/7 6:45-7:40pm $20
206150-02 M 6/27 5:00-5:55pm $20


Join us for one or more of these fun Computer Explorer classes.  This is a co-op program with surrounding districts.  Let your imagination go wild with these fun themed computer classes.  Location: Rolling Meadows Community Center, 3705 Pheasant Drive, Rolling Meadows, IL 

Code Day Date Time Class Ages Fee
206152-01 Tu 1/25-2/15 6:00-7:15pm Dino Discovery 4-7 years $87R/$107NR
206152-02 Tu 2/22-3/15 6:00-7:15pm Robot Engineers 7-12 years $87R/$107NR
206152-03 Tu 4/5-4/26 6:00-7:15pm Animation Workshop 5-7 years $87R/$107NR
206152-04 Tu 5/3-5/24 6:00-7:15pm Lights, Camera Action – Superhero Movie 8-12 years $87R/$107NR

We All Scream Ice Scream! – NEW

We all scream for ice cream!  Come join us to make your very own ice cream creation!  We will learn about the history of ice cream, how it was first made, and we will finish off the class with making our own vanilla ice cream! What’s ice cream without toppings? Once you’re done making ice cream, we will add toppings and enjoy it before we head home.  Directions on how to make your own ice cream will be sent home with our child at the end of the night.  Location: Rose Park

Code Day Date Time Ages Fee
203225-01 W 4/20 6:00-7:15pm 5-12 years $17R/$19NR

Shrinky dink art – NEW

Come & join us for Shrinky Dink Art.  We will color, bake and shrink these little trinkets into things like keychains, necklaces and much more!  Come with your imagination full of ideas, as you will have a chance to create your own Shrinky Dink design to take home.   Location: Rose Park

Code Day Date Time Ages Fee
203225-02 W 7/13 6:00-7:15pm 5-12 years $13R/$15NR
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