Rakow Center

665 Barrington Ave.
Carpentersville, IL 60110

Phone and Email
(847) 428-7131 x1100


Monday-Friday: 5:30 am-8:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7:00 am-5:00 pm

Registration Desk

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am-8:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-Noon
Sunday: Closed

Indoor Track
Our indoor track is free and open to the public.
(14 laps = 1 mile)

Monday-Friday: 5:30 am-8:00 pm
Saturda & Sunday: 7:00 am-5:00 pm

Whirlpool & Sauna
Monday-Friday: 5:30 am-7:45 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7:00 am-4:45 pm

Special Holiday Hours/Closings

  • Labor Day - 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Thanksgiving Day - Closed
  • Christmas Eve - 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Christmas Day - Closed
  • New Year's Eve - 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • New Year-s Day - 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Easter - Closed
  • Memorial Day - 7:00 am-2:00 pm
  • Independence Day - 7:00 am-2:00 pm

Hours are subject to change.


  • Dance Studio
  • Fitness Center
    • State-of-the-Art Fitness Equipment
      • Treadmills
      • Ellipticals
      • Upright Bikes
      • Recumbent Bikes
      • Steppers
      • Rower
      • Cyber VR3
      • Equipment
      • Free Weights
  • Personal Training
  • Group Exercise Classes
  • Indoor Pool
  • Gym
  • Preschool
  • Racquetball Courts
  • Whirlpool
  • Sauna
  • Track
    • 14 laps = 1 mile

Whirlpool & Sauna Policy/Etiquette

  • The maximum number of people in the whirlpool shall not exceed 8
  • The sauna and whirlpool are available to ALL members and anyone paying a daily fee or using a guest pass.
  • All patrons must be 16 years of age or older to use the whirlpool and sauna.
  • Persons should not spend more than 15 minutes in the whirlpool at any one session
  • Showers are required before using the whirlpool and sauna.
  • The posted whirlpool user capacity shall not be exceeded.
  • Keys for access to the whirlpool and sauna are available at the fitness center desk. Current membership or identification is required to obtain a key. All keys must be returned to obtain your ID back.
  • Elderly persons and those suffering from heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, using prescriptions, or pregnant women should consult their physicians before using the whirlpool/sauna.
  • A person under the influence of alcohol or drugs shall not use the whirlpool.
  • No person shall run or engage in activities that might disturb and/or endanger others in or around the whirlpool/sauna.
  • No food or drink is allowed in the whirlpool/sauna area.
  • Individuals must wear a lined swimsuit in the whirlpool.
  • Emergency numbers & first aid kit available at the fitness center front desk.
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