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. 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.
Programs for Adults (18+)
Kayaking & Archery
18 years & older
The kayaking course, at Busse Woods in Schaumburg, begins with an introduction and safety talk. You will be outfitted with a personal floatation device, kayak and paddling equipment and then you’ll receive instruction on paddling techniques. Once everyone in the group is comfortable, we will set out on a guided interpretive tour with our group.
Please arrive at the Adult Activities Center at 8:00 am. We will depart at 8:30 am using Park District vans. We will be leaving the RAAC at 8:30 am but will not be returning until all the activities for the day are over at approximately 12:15 pm. After we depart Busse Woods, we will be stopping for lunch at Portillo’s, which will be on your own. A light snack will be provided on this trip. Please wear weather-appropriate paddling clothing, closed-toed water shoes, hat with visor, sunglasses and water bottle. Optional: waterproof camera, lip balm and sunscreen. Must Preregister
|June 8||Sa/9:00 -10:30 am||$30||REGISTER ONLINE|
|June 8||Sa/10:45 am-12:15 pm||$25||REGISTER ONLINE|
|June 8||Sa/10:45 am-12:15 pm||$30||REGISTER ONLINE|
|June 8||Sa/9:00 -10:30 am||$25||REGISTER ONLINE|
18 years & older
This course begins with a brief introduction and safety talk. You will be outfitted with a floatation device, paddleboard and paddling equipment, giving you insight on the best ways to set up the board. You’ll receive instruction on a variety of paddling strokes and have the opportunity to practice each stroke by the shore. Once you are comfortable, you will set out on a guided interpretive tour with your group.
Please arrive at the Adult Activities Center at 8:00 am. Park District vans depart at 8:15 am. We will be staying at this location for the duration of both sessions of paddleboarding which will end at approximately 12:15 pm. We will then be stopping for lunch on the way home which will be on your own. Must Preregister
|50+||39514-00||July 13||Sa/9:00 -10:30 am||$35||REGISTER ONLINE|
|18+||39514-01||July 13||Sa/10:45 am-12:15 pm||$35||REGISTER ONLINE|
Programs for Adults (50+)
Monthly Walking Club
50 years & older
Put on those walking shoes and join us as we explore various local spots. We will walk rain or shine. If it rains, we will find a location to walk inside. Please arrive at the Adult Activities Center at 7:30 am and pack a water bottle. Transportation will be provided by Park District vans. Plan to return around 11:00 am except for the last day. We will be going out to lunch on the last day of class and will not return until approximately1:00 pm. Must Preregister
Dates: May 13 | June 10 | July 8 | August 12 | September 9 | October 7
|29517-00||May 13-Oct. 7||M/8:00 am-11:00 pm||$35(R)/$40(NR)||REGISTER ONLINE|
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.
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.
Wii & Wii Tournaments
Check with the Adult Activities Center front desk for weekly 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 2018 dinners.
|50+ Membership for 2019||Dues||Dues after 12/31/18|
|New Member – Resident||$12||$15|
|New Member – Nonresident||$14||$17|