Fitness Center at the Buffalo Grove Park District

601 W. Deerfield Parkway

(Located in Mike Rylko Community Park at McHenry Road/Route 83)
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Phone: 847.353.7500

The Fitness Center is open!                            

Facility Hours

Monday - Thursday: 5 am - 9 pm
Friday:  5 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 6 am - 5:30 pm

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Fitness Center Phase 4 Plan

A letter containing the details of the Fitness Center Phase 4 Mitigation plan can be read here.

Guest Waiver Form


The Fitness Center is a membership based facility.  If you are not currently a member of the Fitness Center, walk up reservations for the cardio area and weight lifting area are accepted with the purchase of a day pass.

Members are required to make a reservation to swim in the lap pool, walk/run on the track, join a virtual group exercise class or play pickleball in our gymnasium, by clicking one of the links below.  We accept walk-up reservations for the cardio area and weight lifting area.  

Group Exercise Reservations

Pool Reservations

Pickleball Reservations

Open Gym Reservations

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Group Exercise Classes

Live group exercise class schedule Virtual Group Ex Class Schedule  

Specialty Programs

Specialty Programs (Paid Programs)

Membership Update

If you e-mailed us at by July 31,2020 and requested that your membership be put on a freeze until Phase 5, or, requested that we cancel your membership, you will not be billed.  If you did not freeze or cancel your membership, you will continue to be billed.

Once the Fitness Center fully opens in Phase 5, all memberships, including student passes, will be adjusted accordingly, at no additional charge.
We hope you are safe and healthy while staying at home, and we look forward to the Fitness Center opening to everyone in Phase 5.

Personal Training Available

Members may now sign up for one-on-one personal training that takes place at the Fitness Center.  Face coverings must be worn during training sessions. 

If you are interested in working with a personal trainer, please contact Debra Saper at We look forward to seeing our training clients again, and welcome new clients to begin training as well. For the latest classes and programs offered at the Fitness Center, check out the Fitness & Wellness pages in the program guide.


 Fitness Center March May 2021 brochure

Fitness Center Guest Services Fitness Floor 

Fitness Center pool Group Exercise Studio

The Fitness Center is owned and operated by the Buffalo Grove Park District.  Exercise can prevent heart disease, osteoporosis and obesity; it can also maximize energy, manage stress and minimize insomnia.  Our expert team of fitness professionals will guide you through a personalized fitness program that includes an individual health assessment and a personal training consultation.  We pledge to provide outstanding health and fitness opportunities in an exceptional environment, with unsurpassed customer service.

Member Services Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 9 am - 6 pm
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 9 am - 3 pm

Family Hours - Family Hours are suspended until further notice due to COVID-19.

No family hours on holidays.

Tuesday & Thursday: 4 - 6 pm (Lap Pool and Therapy Pool Only)
Saturday & Sunday: 2 - 7 pm (Gymnasium and Track)
Saturday & Sunday: 3 - 7 pm (Lap Pool and Therapy Pool)

Holiday Hours

New Year's Day6 am - 2 pm
Easter6 am - 2 pm
Memorial Day6 am - 2 pm
Independence Day6 am - 2 pm
Labor Day6 am - 1:30 pm
Thanksgiving6 am - 2 pm
Christmas Eve6 am - 2 pm
Christmas DayClosed
New Year's Eve6 am - 2 pm

Kids Club Hours - Kids Club is closed until further notice due to COVID-19.

Monday - Sunday: 8 am - 12 pm
Monday - Thursday:  4 - 8 pm
Friday: 4 - 7 pm

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