Youth & Teen Programs (7+ Years & Teens)

Health Club

The Orland Hills Recreation Department is proud to announce the usage of Consolidated High School District 230 Fitness Centers. Membershiop will provide Orland Hills residents access to all three District 230 Fitness Center facilities: Victor J Andrew, Carl Sandburg and Amos Alonzo Stagg. Visit our website at Orland Hills Recreation website for membership information or call the Rec Hotline at 708-349-7211.


Follow the indoor track around the Community Center’s state of the art gymnasium. 15.4 laps around the walking track is one mile. Walking is available for members of the walking club on Mon/Wed/Fri from 8am - 10am. General walking is also available for residents on Thursday from 7:30pm - 8:30pm and on Saturday from 9am - 10am for no charge.

Open Gym

A recreational activity for men, women and children who enjoy basketball or volleyball as a form of working out and exercise. Pickup games will be played depending on the number of participants attending each time. Participants should bring their own basketball or volleyball and must carry in playing shoes. Please not sessions are divided into family/teen/adult times. Children under 12 must be accomplied by an adult. There is a $1.00 fee for residents. Resident families are $2.00. A non-resident child (12 & under) fee is $5. A non-resident adult fee is $10. 

*Please note that the Orland Hills Recreation Dept reserves the right to cancel any open gym without prior notice. Please call 708-349-7211 to comfirm schedule.


Event Date 01-01-2018
Event End Date 12-31-2018

Jazz & Hip Hop is a five-week dynamic, energetic dance class that will have students "movin and groovin" like never before. Jazz & Hip Hop dance is a combination of jazz and current dance styles set to the music of today. This class encourages individulasim. No class March 20

Event Date 01-30-2018
Event End Date 02-27-2018

The Gym Masters Tumbling Program is designed to deliver an age appropiate curriculum that is focused on safety and technique. Please note that each session is for five classes. No Class on March 20

  • Session 3 Tuesday @ 5:30pm-6:15pm
  • Session 4 Tuesday @ 5:30pm-6:15pm


Event Date 01-30-2018
Event End Date 02-27-2018
Soccer Shots

Soccer Shots is an engaging eight week children's soccer program for children 2 to 8 years of age. The program has a focus on character development. The age curriculum places emphases on skill building and is aligned with Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards. No class on March 20.

  • 3-5yrs Tuesdays @ 4:30pm-5:15pm
  • 6-8yrs Tuesdays @ 5:15pm-6:00pm


Event Date 01-30-2018
Event End Date 03-27-2018
Floor Hockey

This eight-week course will consist of instructional classes for boys and girls in the sport of floor hockey. The program will contain basic fundamentals, rules, regulations and round robin. A free T-shirt is included.

  • Sessions: 7-9yrs old Thursdays @ 4:45pm-5:30pm
  • Sessions: 10-12yrs old
Event Date 02-01-2018
Event End Date 03-22-2018
Co-Ed Basketball

A basketball league in which boys and girls first learn the basic fundamentals of basketball, dribbling, passing and shooting. All players will be drafted to a team. For the first two weeks, players meet on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Team Practices held on Wednesdays. Scheduled games on Saturdays. Volunteer coaches are needed. A t-shirt, participation award, practices and games are included in the fee.

  • Session K,1,2nd  Pract. 4:30pm-5:30pm Games 2pm-3pm
  • Session 3,4,5th    Pract. 5:30pm-6:30pm Games 1pm-2pm
  • Session 6,7,8th    Pract. 6:30pm-7:30pm Games 3pm-4pm


Event Date 01-31-2018
Event End Date 04-07-2018
3 on 3 Basketball League

Boys basketball players are invited to participate in the Recreational Basketball 3 on 3 League. All players will be drafted on a team. Team practice will be held on Wednesdays and scheduled games on Friday. Volunteer coaches are needed. A t-shirt, participation award, practices and games are included in the fee.

  • Session: 10-12yrs Pract. 6:30pm-7:30pm Games 6:30pm-8pm
  • Session: 13-17yrs Pract. 8:30pm-9:30pm Games 8:pm-9:30pm


Event Date 01-31-2018
Event End Date 04-06-2018
Dodgeball Program

Come join the fun and register for our successful dodgeball program. Participants will be taught individual ball skills along with team play. Official rules will be taught regarding the game, playing the field, equipment and code of conduct. The program will meet for eight sessions. All participants will receive a T-shirt.

  • Sessions 7-9yrs old are Fridays @ 4pm-5pm
  • Sessions 10-12yrs old are Fridays @ 5pm-6pm


Event Date 02-02-2018
Event End Date 03-23-2018
Orland Bowl Bowlopolis Camp

Come out and learn how to bowl! This camp includes 4 weeks of bowling instruction and shoe rental. Each child has the option to receive a NEW bowling ball with drilling!

  • Session: 5-12yrs 02/02/18-02/24/18 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Session: 5-12yrs 03/10/18-03/31/18 11:30am-12:30pm
Event Date 02-02-2018
Event End Date 02-24-2018
Snag Golf

Snag Golf is a new, revoluntionary and fun golf class for  young children who would like to learn the sport. A plastic club and Velcro stations will include full swing, chipping and putting. All equipment is provided along with golf terminology.

  • Session is 12 & under on Thursdays @ 4:30pm-5:30pm
Event Date 02-01-2018
Event End Date 03-01-2018