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Fall Registration Is Open!

September 28 - October 11

If you live or work anywhere in Des Plaines, you receive resident rates! Classes are starting now. Register for your favorites today!

Fall registration is open for everyone. Online 24/7, 5:30a Monday–Friday and 7:00a Saturday & Sunday at Prairie Lakes, and 8:30a Monday–Friday at the Leisure Center.
Map and directions to the Leisure Center
Map and directions to Prairie Lakes

Download an interactive PDF of the Spectrum Program & Events Guide, or pick up your copy at any park district facility. Copies are also available at the Des Plaines Public Library, the History Center, and City Hall.

Do you have your Household ID and PIN ready for online registration? You have one if you’ve ever registered for a park district program. If you need help, call 847-391-5700 or 847-391-5711, or email We will email your ID number to you. (Park district staff cannot access your personal information, and cannot tell you your ID number on the phone.)

Everyone living in the City of Des Plaines is eligible for resident ratesYou no longer have to reside within the boundaries of the Des Plaines Park District.  Map of park district boundaries.
Do you work in Des Plaines? You are also eligible for resident rates in all of our facilities and as a participant in any of our programs.

Non-residents: If you regularly register for Creative Corner Preschool, the School of Dance program, fitness classes, a Prairie Lakes Fitness Center or Aquatic Center membership, you might benefit from purchasing an annual Resident Status Card. The card is $250, good for a full year from the date of purchase, and makes you eligible to pay resident rates for all programs, memberships and pool passes. Ask about it when you register.

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Des Plaines park District Fall 2020 Spectrum

Click for the Fall 2020 Spectrum

Fall registration is open! Get your Spectrum Program & Events Guide now.



September 28


October 11


Leisure Center



2222 Birch Street
Des Plaines,
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