General Programming:

  • RecPlex and Central Community Center are open and operational, including Fitness Centers. Hours are expanding to include Sunday from 8am – Noon.


  • Face masks are required to be worn at all times with the only exception being while swimming, and showering. (Updated 2/13/21)
  • 1-on-1 personal training permitted
  • Machines are spaced to allow for 6 feet of social distancing
  • Locker rooms are open with limited lockers and showers available
  • Walking Track is open


  • Lap swim available, reservations required. To make a reservation, CLICK HERE.
  • Face masks must be worn at all times on the pool deck and in the locker room.
  • Aquafitness Classes, Private Swim Lessons, Sharks Winter Swim Team are back in-person
  • Tot Pool Rentals available


  • For rental inquiries please call 847-255-5380 for additional information

Golf Course: 

  • Course closed for the season

RecPlex & Central Community Center Hours

Monday – Friday 6 am – 8 pm
Saturday 8 am – 2pm
Sunday 8 am – Noon
  • RecPlex & CCC Fitness Centers Open
  • Pool open for Lap Swim Only for patrons 18 and older. For details or to make a lap lane reservation, CLICK HERE

Not available: Open Gym, Open Skate, Babysitting, PlayPlex, No Walking at Inline Rink

Fitness Membership FAQ's

Q: If I purchased a yearly All-In membership, will I be credited for the months MPPD was closed?

A: Yes, an extension will be given for the number of days the facility was closed.


Q: If I have a recurring membership, will I be charged when you re-open?

A: The first time you swipe in at one of our facilities, staff can instantly re-activate your membership if you so choose. If you are not ready to return, your membership will remain frozen. 


Q: How can I lap swim at RecPlex without an available Courts, Pool & Track membership? 

A: Several options exist including the purchase of an All-In or Premier Plus membership as well as the option to pay a daily fee. 


Q: I do not plan on coming back, how do I cancel my membership?

A: Please call or stop in our facilities during posted hours of operation and we will cancel your membership.


Q: I purchased a variable membership that was frozen. I do not plan on coming back and would like a credit on my account. Is this possible?

A: Yes, please call our facilities to get the credit posted.


Q: Do I have to wear a face mask while in the facilities?

A: A face mask is required when inside any District facility.


Q: Are the locker rooms and showers available?

A: Yes. However, we recommend that you arrive dressed in your swimsuit or workout clothes. Limited shower stalls are available.


Q: Should I clean my fitness machine after use?

A: Yes, please clean the machine before and after use. We have wipes and spray bottles/paper towels available. Your efforts will go a long way in keeping everyone safe within our fitness center.


Q: What is the capacity of each fitness center?

A: CCC – 12       RecPlex – 25

Friendship Park Conservatory


Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10 am – 3 pm
Saturday 11 am – 3 pm


For rental inquries or a tour, fill out a Rental Request Form

Lions Recreation Center

Lions Recreation Center is closed to general public. 

The Art Studio

The Art Studio is open for in person classes. Closed to drop-ins.

Canine Commons Dog Park

Canine Commons Dog Park is open to current members. Face coverings are required.

Parks & Playgrounds

Playgrounds are open. Please keep the following guidelines in mind when visiting:

  • Do not play on the playground if you are sick or symptomatic
  • No more than 50 people at a time
  • Wear face coverings in the presence of others
  • Maintain a 6ft. Social distance whenever possible
  • Play at your own risk. Playgrounds are not sanitized
  • Caregivers are responsible for supervising children and ensuring guidelines are followed

What should I know BEFORE I GO?

There are a few things to keep in mind when entering a Mt. Prospect Park District facility for a program, workout, registration or event. In many cases, the list of requirements will come through the program facilitator. In general, keep the following in mind:

  • Please do not enter facilities or participate in programming if you have been experiencing COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, during the past 14 days.
  • Please remember when entering facilities or participating in programming that a cloth face covering or face mask is required to be worn, as mandated by the state of Illinois.
  • If you don’t have a face mask, you may purchase a disposable facemask, if available, at the front desk for $1.00.
  • Credit and Debit Cards are preferred when making a purchase or registering for a program.
  • Hand sanitizer is placed throughout our facilities for your use.
  • While touchless water fountains may still be operating, regular water fountains have been turned off. Please bring your own water.