The Oak Park City Magazine and Recreation Program Guide
In January 2017, the City of Oak Park launched its new publication, the Oak Park City Magazine and Recreation Program Guide. The new magazine is a glossy format, quarterly magazine that replaces the City's six-page newsletter, re-launches the Recreation Program Guide, incorporates Library Programming, special messages from City Leaders, and much more. It's delivered to every home and business in the City of Oak Park. To learn about upcoming classes and programs, download a copy of our current City Magazine and Recreation Program Guide, or visit our online registration portal at Online Recreation Registration Portal.
The Recreation Department offers five ways in which a person can register for activities, including online registration, mail-in registration, in-person registration, after-hours drop box, and by phone (248) 691-2357.
Arts and Entertainment
Did you know that we take day trips? These trips are not only offered to our seniors, but to all adults (some people take the day off from work for an afternoon with us!). Come enjoy culture with us. We offer interesting lecture series, lunch and shopping trips, trips to the theatre and more. For more, information, CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
Fitness and Wellness
For more information on Fitness and Wellness programs offered through the Recreation Department, CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
Recreation Special Events
For a list of upcoming Recreation Special Events, CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
According to the National Council on Aging, senior center participants have higher levels of health, social interaction, and life satisfaction. Senior centers connect seniors to vital community services that can help seniors stay healthy and independent. The Oak Park Recreation Department offers many fun activities for seniors, including lunch and shopping trips, theatre excursions, casino trips, lecture series, wellness plans, fitness classes, and more. Enjoy the benefits of our 50 Up Senior Club Membership, including Bingo, card groups, dominoes, and other popular drop-in programs. We even offer assistance in the area of nutrition planning and transportation options. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
We offer seasonal sports programs like Basketball, Soccer, Karate, Softball, Baseball, and Kickball programs. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.