The Dundee Township Park District offers a variety of program choices for adults each season. The district offers programs for adults in the areas of Aquatics, Dance, Fitness, Special Events, Sports & Athletic Leagues and much, much more.
Programs for Adults (18+)
A fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping pong. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. Equipment provided…. must wear athletic shoes.
Open Gym Dates
|Friday||Pickleball (18+)||6:00-9:00 pm||May 19-Oct. 27*||Rakow Center|
*No open gym 10/20/17
Fee: $5 per person or FREE for Fitness Center Members
Programs for Adults (50+)
The Adult Activities Center, where many adult 50+ programs are offered, is located in the Rakow Center at 665 Barrington Ave. in Carpentersville. It is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
This monthly walking club meets at the Adult Activities Center and travels to various locations via Park District vans. Please bring a water bottle. On the last day we will enjoy a healthy lunch at Randall Oaks Golf Club.
|279512-00||June 12, July 10, Aug. 14, Sept.11||M/9:00 am||$30||RAAAC|
Full Moon Hike
On this two hour guided adventure through Stillman Nature Center in Barrington, the guides will teach you how to properly prepare for a safe hike, review equipment use and share “Leave No Trace” principles. We will head out as a group traversing over easy to moderate terrain and trails. Bring your cameras. There will be a campfire and snacks will be made.
|379519-00||June 9||F/7:00 pm||$25||Park District vans||RAAAC|
Dundee Outdoor Adventure Day
Busse Woods – Schaumburg, IL There are three outdoor activities available. You can pick and choose. Fee: $25 per activity/$65 for all three activities
Kayaking Discovery Course
|379515-00||June 3||Sa/9:00-10:30 am|
|379515-01||June 3||Sa/11:00 am-12:30 pm|
|379515-02||June 3||Sa/1:15-2:45 pm|
Fly Casting Instruction – Does not include fishing time on the water.
|379516-00||June 3||Sa/11:00 am-12:30 pm|
|379516-01||June 3||Sa/9:00-10:30 am|
|379516-02||June 3||Sa/1:15-2:45 pm|
Mystery Event – Explore this mystery adventure with us.
|379517-00||June 3||Sa/1:15-2:45 pm|
|379517-01||June 3||Sa/9:00-10:30 am|
|379517-02||June 3||Sa/11:00-12:30 pm|
All Three Activities – Program: 379518-00
Transportation is included with the enrollment of all three activities. We will depart from the Adult Activities Center at 8:15 am and return at 3:15 pm. Please arrive by 8:00 am. You will need to brown bag your lunch.
Upcoming trips include:
- Back to the 50’s – Fireside Theatre – Ft. Atkinson, WI – June 8
- Bridges of Madison County – Marriott – Lincolnshire, IL – June 28
- Barbra & Frank, The Concert That Never Was – Paramount Theatre – Aurora, IL – June 11
- Spirit of Chicago – Navy Pier – Chicago, IL – July 11
- Tin Woman – Theatre at the Center – Munster, IN – July 26
- The Gin Game – Drury Lane – Oak Brook, IL – August 10
- Renaissance Fair – Bristol, WI – August 26
- Wayne Messmer Big Band – Dundee Township Park District Adult Activities Center – September 18
Depending on the timing of our newsletter, trips listed in the seasonal brochure may not have availability. Please check with the Adult Activities Center front desk staff for more information on these trips and availability. Call (847) 551-4307.
Day Trip Refund Policy
Because we must finalize full payment six weeks prior to our event, the following procedures are always in place: If you must cancel your day trip, we will do our best to find a replacement. When a replacement is found, our Park District will issue a full refund. If we do not find a replacement, we are unable to refund your money. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.
Continuous Monthly Programs
An Afternoon at the Movies
Fourth Friday of the month at 12:30 pm. Check with the front desk for the movie title.
Senior Center Bingo
First and third Friday each month from 12:30-2:30 pm, and the last Wednesday of each month from 9:00-11:30 am.
Second Friday of the month at 9:00 am. Wii & Wii Tournaments Wii is offered on a weekly basis. Please check with the Adult Activities Center front desk for dates and times.
50+ Social Club Membership 50 years & older
Show your support to the most dynamic Adult Activities Center in the area. Everyone age 50 and older is welcome. Members receive our bi-monthly newsletter as well as an $8 discount on day trips and $5 on programs. If you join after December 31, you will not be entitled to the discounted price at the Thanksgiving and Christmas 2017 dinners.
|50+ Membership for 2017||After Jan. 1|
|New Member – Resident||$15|
|New Member – Nonresident||$17|