Adult Recreation Programs
Is life moving too fast? Take a break from the routine and sign up for a class at Gurnee Park District. When you enroll in any of our programs, you’re bound to have a winning outcome. Convenient hours accommodate most schedules. Enjoy the company of adults in a community setting while you have fun exploring new interests!
For specific information on pricing and program dates, please view our Current Brochure.
Painting: Beginner - Advanced at Hunt Club Park Community Center
Classes for beginning to advanced artists, introduces composition, color theory, and techniques needed to successfully complete a painting. Individual instruction will be given. Enjoy the excitement of filling your walls with your own original artwork. Click here for a list of supplies which students are responsible to purchase in addition to the class fee. Instructed by Sallie Roniss
Holiday Flower Arranging
Dress up your table for the holiday season with fresh flowers. Bring your imagination and a sharp knife or choppers to class. All other supplies are furnished. This hands-on class is led by Jean Balmes.
Take A Spin at Adult Dance at Viking Park Community Center
Exercise doesn’t have to be a chore to stay healthy. Dance is a great way to burn calories, strengthen your bones and provides a great cardiovascular workout as well. Besides the health benefits, you will have fun along with socializing with friends.
Discover the wonderful world of ballroom dancing. Learn to lead or follow as you practice the basics and variations of the Fox Trot and Waltz. Requests are honored if time permits. Singles are welcome. Instructed by Jan Keller.
Latin & Swing Dance
Learn to dance the Cha Cha, Tango and Rhumba, plus Swing. Have fun learning new dances and get a great workout, too. Requests are honored if time permits. Singles welcome. Instructed by Jan Keller.
Gain the confidence to dance like a star in this class. Focused on holiday dinner dance events, this class will teach the basics of Ballroom, Swing and Latin dance. Singles welcome. Requests will be honored if time permits. Instructed by Jan Keller.
Monthly Mixers & Sponsors
Tuesdays ~ 11:30am-1:00pm ~ Viking Park Dance Hall
Click HERE to download registration forms
September 9 ~ Sponsored by: Barbara J Swanson
December 2 ~ Sponsored by: Community Trust Credit Union
Viking Park Singers
Gurnee Park District offers a variety of seasonal programs. To learn more, watch for information in our park district Programs & Events Guide.