A drivers license with accurate name & address
must be presented to rent any facility.
Willard Wood Park Center
The Willard Wood Park Center is located 2 blocks north and 1 block west of Main & Exchange Streets. The log cabin building sits on the Southwest corner of the six acre Crete Park. Easterday Hall, located in the Willard Wood Park Center, is a charming room for your club, family, friends, or associates to gather. It’s the perfect location for your business meetings, family gatherings, showers or parties. The hall is fully accessible, offers a kitchen, and tables and chairs for your convenience. A fireplace and/or alcohol permit can be purchased for an additional fee. (See Rental Fees below) Call the Crete Park District at (708) 672-6969 or stop by to see if your date is still open. The hall does book up quickly, so be sure to make arrangements as early as possible to ensure your date. To guarantee your rental, you must stop by the building, complete a rental form and pay a $150 SECURITY DEPOSIT. This security deposit is required to hold your day on the calendar. This deposit is nonrefundable in case of a cancellation.
The building is owned by the Crete Park District, and therefore Residents receive a lower rate. Rental rates are done on an hourly basis & must include all set up, clean up and decorating time. Minimum rental time is 4 hours. All fees must be paid one month prior to your rental. (The building will NOT be open on the weekends other than specific rental hours!) All fees are listed below. Must be 21 years old to rent.
SECURITY DEPOSIT - $150 CASH
Rental Rates Resident Discount Rate
Rental Fee: $50/Hour $35/Hour
Alcohol: $100 Extra/Event $60 Extra/Event
Fireplace: $30 Extra/Event $20 Extra/Event
Handicapped Accessible Restrooms,100 Folding Chairs, Fireplace, Adjacent to Crete Park, 10 round tables, Air Conditioning, Microwave, Stove, Fridge & Freezer, 2 - 8’ rectangular tables, 2 High Chairs
Click HERE to download and print the rental form. Page 2 of this form lists the rental rules.