Fitness Center at the Buffalo Grove Park District

Located in Mike Rylko Community Park
601 West Deerfield Parkway
(at McHenry Road/Route 83)
Phone: 847.353.7500

Facility Hours

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

Member Services Office Hours

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

Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois Plan

Please click on the link below to read an update on the Fitness Center's Phase 5 plan.

Fitness Center Phase 5 Plan


Student Memberships for Summer  Summer Pilates Reformer classes Fencing program 

Summer 2021 brochure cover 


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, join a virtual group exercise class or play pickleball in our gymnasium, by clicking one of the links below.    

Group Exercise Reservations

Pool Reservations

Pickleball Reservations

Pickleball Court 1 Times
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
8 - 5 pm

Tuesday & Thursday
7 am - 7 pm

Saturday & Sunday
7 am -5 pm

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Group Exercise Classes

Group Exercise Class Schedule


Specialty Programs

Specialty Programs (Paid Programs)


Personal Training Available

Members may now sign up for one-on-one personal training that takes place at the Fitness Center.   

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 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.

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

Holiday Hours

New Year's Day6 am - 2 pm
Easter6 am - 2 pm
Memorial Day6 am - 2 pm
Independence Day      6 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.

Open Court Times in Gymnasium (No reservations needed) 

Court 1 Open Times:
Monday & Wednesday 5 - 9:30 pm
Court 2 Open Times: 
Monday - Thursday   5 am - 8 am & 1 - 9:30 pm
Friday                      11 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday   11 am - 5:30 pm

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