To reserve a room at the Community Recreation Center or for more detailed party and meeting information as well as get an up-to-date list of entertainers or instructors for other "theme birthday party" entertainment, call 847-256-9686 or stop in at the Community Recreation Center.

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  • Centennial Pool Parties

    Celebrate in the Wonderful Waters of Wilmette! Ready to get your party started?

    Ages

    Parties are geared toward children between the ages of 7-10, however we accommodate children under 6 and older than 10.

    Days & Times

    Party times are available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, and from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays.

    Cost & Capacity

    • Catch a Wave! Party Package: $340 for 15 guests (including adult chaperones). You may add additional guests for $15 per person.
    • Splash Bash! Party Package: $390 for 15 guests (including adult chaperones). You may add additional guests for $18 per person.

    For more information about Centennial Family Aquatic Center Parties email us at: poolparties@wilpark.org

    Pool Party Birthday Brochure Party Booking Request Form

  • Centennial Ice Parties

    Would your group like to skate, play hockey or play broomball? We have a party package for you!

    Days & Times

    Ice party times are scheduled during our public skate sessions or when the Studio Rink is available- days and times vary. Check with our office by calling 847-256-9666 to learn about upcoming availability.

    Choose Your Package

    • Freezy & Easy Party: $350 for 15 guests (including adult chaperones). You may add additional guests for $15 per person. Includes skate passes and rentals for 15, two hours in our party room, your very own Skate Party Animal to help your party glide along smoothly, food and drink for 15, a birthday cake, party plates, cups, napkins and forks, and goodie bags for 15.

    Ages

    Parties are geared towards children ages six and up.

  • Gymnastics Parties

    Enjoy one hour in the Gymnastics Gymnasium at the Community Recreation Center with an instructor, followed by one hour in a party room on your own. The birthday child must be age 4 or older.

    Our gymnastics staff will take a group of children ages 4 and up through activities on bars, beams, rings and the ever-popular foam-filled pit. All activities are geared toward the ages and abilities of your children, so that everyone has a fantastic, safe time.

    The base fee of $155 includes one instructor for up to nine children, along with the rental of the Gymnastics Gym and party room. Inviting more than nine children? Add an instructor for just $65 for the next one to nine children. The teacher-student ratio is 1:7 for three and four year olds invited to a four-year-old party.

    Please note: Children under three-years-old are not permitted on the Gymnastics Gym floor during a party, however, an exception is made for siblings of the party child.

    Parties are held on Saturdays and Sunday at 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m. We recommend you request guests arrive 15 minutes early so the gymnastics fun can start on time!

    For information and reservations call Larene O'Connell on our Gymnastics Party Hotline at 847-920-3914.

  • Sports Parties

    What are you doing for your child's next birthday or special occasion? Consider a sports lesson for your group. The Wilmette Park District sports staff will take a group of children age 5 and up through a one-hour class--you can choose from a variety of sports and activities.All activities are geared towards the ages and abilities of your children, so that everyone has a fantastic, safe time. In addition, a room is available for one hour following your sport event for party celebrations. The Park District's class schedule dictates the availability of the Sports Gym for parties.

    For more information about scheduling a sports party, contact Sara Hilby at 847-256-9689, or email shilby@wilpark.org.

  • Art Parties

    Is your child imaginative, creative and having a birthday? Let their inner Rembrandt come out at an Art Birthday Party. Each invited child will create a masterpiece to bring home from the party. The first hour is spent creating, under the direction of one of our experienced art instructors. The second hour, enjoy the birthday party celebration in one of our reserved party rooms. For more information, contact Rick Flintz at 847-920-3944.

  • Dance Parties

    Dancing, games, and lots of fun for all ages! The guest of honor gets to pick his or her favorite style of dance, from ballet to hip hop, jazz to contemporary. Following the instruction, guests can enjoy food, drinks, and dessert provided by the party host for the second hour in one of our party rooms. For more information, contact Valerie Lober at 847-920-3930.