Boys & Girls Clubs of Great Lakes
2601 E Paul Jones St.
Great Lakes, IL 60088
Phone 847-688-5573 / 847-688-5581
Phone (DSN) 312-792-5573
Fax (DSN) 312-792-5725
The Great Lakes two youth centers provide a variety of recreational activities for youth ages 5-18 and their family members.
The Centers offer before and after school programs, day camp, intramural sports leagues, a variety of instructional classes, youth day trips and themed special events.
The centers are open Monday through Thursday 1:00 - 7:00 pm, Friday 1:00 - 6:00 pm (skating: 6:30-9:30 pm only) and Saturday 2-8 pm. The centers are closed on Sunday.
For additional information about the youth center and programs offered, you may contact us at 847-688-5573/5581.
School Age Care (SAC) Program
The School Age Care program (SAC) provides a fun environment, while offering a wide variety of developmentally age appropriate activities before and after school for children in Kindergarten-6th grade. SAC also offers special holiday childcare options, as well as summer camps for children.
Youth Program (Open Recreation)
The Great Lakes Youth Center (Forrestal Village) offers a variety of recreational activities for youth ages 5-18 throughout the year. Programs offered include:
Open Recreation Hours of Operation:
Youth sports programs are offered for a fee per child/per session. Programs include Fall/Spring Soccer for ages 4-14 and Winter Basketball for ages 5-14.
Youth Sponsorship Program
The Youth Sponsorship Program depends on the availability of youth who volunteer to become sponsors. Contact The Child & Youth Program Coordinator to inquire about a youth sponsor at 847-688.3100, DSN 312-792-3100 or DSN Fax 312-792-3100. Hours of operation are Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Youth Religious Programs
Contact the Chaplain Office for the all current denominational youth activities at 847-688-5610.
The Boy/Girl Scouts are represented on base but you need to contact the Boys Scouts program directly at 847-433-1813 and the Girls Scouts at 847-573-0500.
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