The Orland Hills Recreation Department is proud to announce our Ballet program offered by Miss Kate Dempsey.  Ballet is a five-week course designed for the beginner ballerina.  In Ballet, students will learn discipline, memory skills, balance, strength, grace, coordination, and have tons of fun!  Children will learn basic ballet steps, feet positions and combinations.

Session 1 10/03/2017 - 11/07/2017                   FEE: $40 Resident

Session 2 11/14/2017 - 12/12/2017                           $55 Non Resident

DAY: Tuesday                                                       LOCATION: Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave.

CODE:            AGE:               TIME:                     MIN/MAX

36-01-4310      3-5 yrs.          4:30pm - 5:15pm          5/10


Play camp is a morning camp program which is designed for children between the ages of three to six years.  This camp program will provide activities such as sports, games, songs, stories and daily themes.  A special weekly arts/crafts project is included.  The mini camp program is offered in three, three-week sessions, on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, from 9:00am - 11:00am.  All participants will receive a camp T-Shirt.  Please note that registration will be offered two weeks prior to the beginning of each session.  Register early to ensure camp is not cancelled.

SESSION 1:  06/12/17-06/30/17

SESSION 2:  07/03/17-07/21/17

SESSION 3:  07/24/17-08/11/17

CODE                     DAYS            TIME              AGE                FEE

36-01-4313           M/W/F       9:00-11:00am     3-6yrs       $80 Resident   $90 Nonresident

36-01-4314           M/W/F       9:00-11:00am     3-6yrs       $80 Resident   $90 Nonresident

36-01-4315           M/W/F       9:00-11:00am     3-6yrs       $80 Residnet   $90 Nonresidnet

Fall Preschool Registration

The Village of Orland Hills Preschool Program offers a variety of daily activities to interest your child.  It is the philosophy of the program to encourage learning through fun.  We create our curriculum around the Illinois Early Childhood standards and benchmarks.  Our curriculum will encourage creativity and socialization through both structured and unstructured activities.  The primary goal of the Preschool program is to provide children with a stimulating environment in which they can develop.  The program will provide varied experiences that will promote development in all areas: social, emotional, intelletual and motor.  The planned actvities are designed to provide an environment in which each child can freely express themselves and develop their potential.  The children are encouraged to communicate with other children and with adults, to explore, discover and learn through creative interaction.  It is our goal to provide rewarding and exciting first experiences with school.

The current program includes a 3 year old program and a 4 year old program. Morning and afternoon sessions are being offered.

Registration is currently being accepted at the Orland Hills Community Center, located at 16553 S. Haven Ave.

A payment plan is offered. For more information, please contact the Recreation Department at 708-349-7211.

     A $200 deposit for residents and a $250 deposit for nonresident is due at registration.


Programs are conducted at the Orland Hills Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Avenue.

September 2017 - May 2018


3 Year Old Preschool Program
$600.00 Resident
  $762.00 Nonresident
Session A:
Tues/Thurs 9:30-11:30am 37-00-4003A
Session B: Tues/Thurs 12:00 - 2:00 pm 37-00-4003B
Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave


4 Year Old Preschool Program
$900.00 Resident
  $1143.00 Nonresident
Session A:
Mon/Wed/Fri 9:15-11:45am 37-00-4004A
Session B: Mon/Wed/Fri 12:15-2:45pm 37-00-4004B

Community Center, 16553 S. Haven Ave




Lil' Buckaroo by Forest View Farms

Giddy up, lil' buckaroos!  This program will teach pony lovers how to ride and care for a real live pony.  Orland Hills Recreation Department, in conjunction with Forest View Farms, is offering a package of five (5) pony riding lessons.  The classes are small with fun instructors.   This package rate can only be purchased twice in a calendar year.  Register at the Community Center.  Call the stable to arrange classes and bring your receipt to the first lesson.

SESSION 3:  6/12/17                               FEE: $90 Resident/5 lessons    $100 Nonresident/5 lessons

LOCATION: Forest View Farms

16717 Lockwood Avenue

Tinley Park, IL 60477


CODE                                         AGE                                                TIME

36-40-4500                              4-7 YRS., under 100 lbs.              Call stable to arrange day and time



An instructional sports program that puts learning skills, participation and fun at the top of the list.  We offer a unique opportunity for boys and girls to enjoy learning T-ball skills and sportsmanship in a low pressure, fun evironment.  Participants furnish their own glove and will play on the Kelly Park T-Ball field #4.  All participants recieve an Orland Hills T-Ball Program cap, T-shirt and participation award.  This class will meet for twelve sessions. No class July 4th.

06/13/17 - 07/25/17
Days: Tuesday/Thursday
Location: Orland Hills Community Center
16553 S. Haven Avenue
Fee: $65 Resident
$75 Nonresident
4-6 yrs.