Welcome to Crete Park District! We're glad you're here!

Crete Park District hosts fun programs for kids and adults. We pride ourselves on our Athletics, Preschool, Early Childhood Education, Fitness, Kids Korner,  and a plethora of Special Events for every season!  Crete Park District is a fun and safe environment for people of all backgrounds. We strive for diversity to represent our amazing community. Crete Park District was founded in 1957 and since then we have grown tremendously. We love adding new additions to our family. We host several, fun and engaging programs for people of all ages, from tots to seniors. We work hard to accommodate all people. Make Crete Park District your home away from home today!  

Below is the PDF of the Brochure.  We hope you will find several programs to make your family happy and healthy and join us soon!

For the month of February, our Saturday hours will be from 9 AM to NOON. Come see us!

Click HERE to see the Winter-Spring 2018 Brochure
Rental Information

Registration for fall programs is taking place now.

Leading operations of the Crete Park District front office, strong interpersonal skills, data entry, supervision and scheduling experience, phone etiquette, and excellent communication skills required. Thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office, Quickbooks and previous payroll experience a plus. Bring or send resume to Crete Park District, 515 First St, Crete, ATTN: Therese Hale

If you are unable to find the information you need here, please call us at (708) 672-6969

Watch our Facebook page for previews of programs coming soon! 

New Programs in the Winter Book
New Programs:
Indoor Swimming Lessons
Water Exercise
Lap Swimming
WSI Certification
Beginner Yoga
Nidra Yoga
The Great Backyard Bird Count
Earth Day, The Lorax Way
Earth Day Recycle Heroes
Weather Scientist
Minecraft Party
Frozen Fun
Essential Oils for Animals
Group Health Coaching
How to Identify & Overcome Obstacles to Weight Loss
Stay Woke (Parents of Teens)
Common Core Rescue

The Crete Park District would like to welcome Eric Schad as our Recreation Supervisor. Eric comes to us from the Lisle Park District where he has worked in various capacities. After graduating from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelors Degree in Recreation Administration Eric has worked with YMCA camps and park districts gaining experience with special events, pre-school, senior programs, aquatics, maintenance, outdoor cooking, team building, and summer camps. Eric is excited to join us in Crete and work with our youth sports programs, special events and other programs. Eric's hobbies include working out, ballroom and swing dance and disc golf.

Need a Gift

?   How about the gift of fun? 

We know fun means different things to different people and have developed a list of things for ages 3 through adult. New programs will be released online with several new and exciting opportunities for someone you care about.  Gift certificates can be purchased in any denomination. Give us a call at (708)672-6969 and we will have it ready when you arrive at our office at 515 First Street in Crete. 

Easy Ways to Register!
There are several easy ways to register for our programs.  Feel free to complete our registration form found HERE, scan and email to amadsen@cretepark.com, fax to (708)672-6945,  bring it by our office or mail it to 515 First St, Crete.  We accept cash, check, Visa, Mastercard,  & Discover Card. If the office isn’t open, feel free to drop your form and payment through the mail slot to the right of the front door. If you are a Resident & haven’t registered since Sept 2011, you must present a valid drivers license or picture ID to receive the resident discount. Thereafter, you are welcome to register on-line at CretePark.com or through the mail.

Receipts will not be mailed, but feel free to give us a call at 708-672-6969 to be sure your registration was processed!  If you send it by email, we will respond to let you know we have received it. We process our emailed registration Monday - Friday.   We also have evening and weekend hours to accommodate working parents. If you have any questions, give us a call at (708)672-6969. See you soon!

Keepin' Up with Crete Park!

Our email list will help you stay up to date on program changes and NEW programs we are starting between brochures. We also send all of our COUPONS through our emails.  To sign up, complete the form on the left or the click on the QR Code below. We will never share ANY of your information and promise not to fill your inbox with an excessive amount of emails!  Join us and stay up to date!

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