Willow Recreation Center


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3600 Lexington Drive – 847-285-5440

Willow Recreation Center is open daily and features three regulation size racquetball courts, volleyball, wallyball, open basketball, a fitness center, personal training, specialty group fitness classes, gymnasium, DCFS state licensed preschool and STAR before and after school care program. Or rent one of our party rooms for your next gathering. Organized birthday parties are also available for children four years and older. Willow Recreation Center is home to Bo’s Run Dog Park and Willow Skate Park.

Facility Hours

Mon – Fri7:00 am – 9:00 pm

Willow is CLOSED the following holidays:
New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
July 4th
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day
New Years Eve

Basketball Open Gym

$2.00 for grade school (through 8th grade)
$3.00 for high school (ID required)
$5.00 for adults (out of high school)


Volleyball Drop-In:

Wednesday: 6:30-9:00pm

Online Registration starts every Wednesday at 9:00am to 5:30pm. $7/person

If space is still available, in-person registration begins at 5:30pm on site at Willow Recreation Center.

Coed teams are formed each week as participants arrive. Games are self-refereed. Limited to the first 31 adults (18+ years). Questions, contact Kyle at 847-285-5429 or kthomas@heparks.org.

Pickle Ball Drop-In: 

Call 847-285-5440 for drop in availability
$3 per person.  Bring your own paddle and balls.