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Posted on: March 14, 2018

[ARCHIVED] This Week at the Rec!

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What's Going On This Week?

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Activities at the Recreation Center from March 14-20!


3/17: Springtide Craft Show: Shop 'til you drop at the Rec Center   More Information

3/23: Pizza with Peter Rabbit *Register by March 18th*  More Information 

4/6: Romeoville Trivia Night for 21 yrs. & up *Register now*   More Information

4/20: Mon & Son Night Out  *Register by April 2nd*  More Information 

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Session 2 Spring Gymnastics  

14 programs & over 40 classes per week  

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Registration for the second session begins March 11! Classes run April through May for all levels and ages 1-16 years.

Session 2 (April -May):
Register March 11 - 25 (Residents)
March 18 -25 (Online & Non-Residents)

These classes will fill up - Sign up today! Registration Open until 

Kick Start Their Athletic Career!
Baseball Season Begins in April; Sign up by March 18

Practices start April 2nd - Opening day is May 5th - End of season T-ball parade is June 30th

This program needs volunteer coaches at all levels to be successful. Become a volunteer coach today — contact Jason at 815.8866222!

Little Tee’s T-ball Age: 4 to 5 

Little Tee’s is for players who have never played t-ball before or youth under the age of five years old. This program is entirely instructional. Players will hit off a tee for most of the 10 game season and gradually move to a coach pitch format during the last three games. Players will receive a uniform and trophy. Scores and standings will not be kept. Practices will begin the first week of April.

Little Ball Age: 5 to 6

Little Ball is for players who have been in the program at least one year. This program emphasizes fundamentals and prepares players for the next level of baseball. Teams will play 10-12 games and start with a tee to develop timing. As the season progresses, they will move to a coach pitch (three-out) format. There is no draft; coaches and the Athletic Supervisor will organize teams. Practices will start the first week of April. Cost includes uniform and trophy.

Coach Pitch Age: 6 to 7 

The coach pitch league is for players that want to continue to learn the fundamentals of the game using the three-out format. There is no draft for players to attend; coaches and the Athletic Supervisor will organize teams. Practices will start the first week of April. Cost includes uniform and trophy.

More classes listed in the brochure

We Know You're Busy!
Sign your child up a for a 1-day class at the Rec Center

Kids Craft Corner - Bath Bombs - Saturday from 10:30am - 11:15am 

Express your creativity during Kids Craft Corner! In this relaxing environment, youth will explore individuality, build confidence and make friends.

Age: 7 to 14 Fee: $12/R - $18/NR On 3/24

Your Child Can be Creative!
Youth can express themselves with this variety of artistic programming

Origami for Kids Tuesdays from 7:00-7:45pm
Origami is the art of paper folding. Learn to fold your own origami zoo, airplanes that FLY, a delicious- looking paper lunch, school supplies you can actually use, frogs that hop, and more! This is a beginner-level class, but all origami artists are welcomed. On the last week, parents join in for a special class! Paper will be supplied, but you can bring your own.
Age: 7 to 12 Fee $32/R-$48 NR From 3/27 - 5/1

Music Together - Mondays from 9:30am - 10:15am
Nurture your child’s natural enthusiasm for music and movement with Music Together’s fun, engaging, and musically diverse experience. The informal instructional style will soon have your entire family singing, dancing, and laughing together! Tuition includes an illustrated songbook, a CD-rom Guide to Music and their Child, a professional CD, an exclusive code for unlimited downloading of the current collection and interactive fun family zone. A new and exciting song collection is introduced every semester.
Age: 5 and under Fee: $134/R - $200/NR ($86/R - $126/NR for additional child) From 3/26 - 5/21

More classes listed in the brochure

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Teach Your Child How to Grow Vegetables at the Community Garden! 

The Cooperative Community Gardens Program is a joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and the Lockport Township Park District.Residents of Romeoville and Lockport Township can reserve 10’ by 10’ plots beginning Monday, February 5, for $20 (Non Resident registration begins February 12, and is $40) at the Romeoville Recreation Department.

Additionally a $25 cash deposit is required. The growing season is from April 15 until October 20 and each participant will have a key to access their plots. A communal water supply will be available and participants are responsible for providing their own container.

For more information call (815)886-6222. Additional Info...



The winner will be contacted on 4/2/18.

Guess the amount of Jelly Beans in the jar at the Recreation Center. The closest wins a prize! For ages 16 and under only.


The award-winning Village of Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department seeks detail-minded, energetic staff.  Applications are available at the Recreation Center located at 900 W. Romeo Road (Romeoville) & online.

Currently, we are looking for:
Day Camp Counselors
Program Instructors
Nature, Fishing, Hiking
Cooking, Baking
Art, Photography, Fashion
Park Maintenance (Part-Time, Seasonal)
Front Desk Supervisor (Part-Time, Non-Union, Weekends)
Gymnastics Instructors (Gymnastics/Cheerleading/Tumbling)
Building Attendant
Building Manager
Bus Driver
Concession Attendants
Special Event Attendants
Fitness Attendant

Call 815.886.6222 or stop in for an application (you can also fill it out online!).

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