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
This class, for beginning to advanced artists, intruduces composition, color theory, and techniques needed to successfully complete a painting. Individual instruction will be given. Click here for a list of supplies, which students are responsible to purchase. The approximate cost will be $50 in addition to the class fee. Enjoy the excitement of filling your walls with your orginal artwork. Instructed by Sallie Roniss
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
Join your friends at our popular monthly luncheons. Enjoy a catered meal and professional entertainment. Register early as space is limited. To be on the direct mailing list, contact us at 847-623-7788.
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March 3 - "Luck of the Irish" - Entertainment: Ron & Sandie's Sing & Swing - Sponsored by Robert Monahan, Esq.
April 14 - "Spring Fling" - Entertainment: Ron O'Neil - Sponsored by Home Instead Senior Care
May 5 - "Cinco de Mayo" - Entertainment: Ernie Garner
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.