- Recreation Department
The Village of River Grove, in partnership with Rhodes School and Veterans Park District, offers a number of locations and facilities that host our recreation programs.
American Legion Recreation Center
Located at 8664 W. Grand Avenue, the American Legion Recreation Center serves as host for a wide variety of programs including:
- Breakfast with the Bunny
- Breakfast with Santa
- Craft Days
- Daddy / Daughter Dances
- Movie Nights
- Teen Dances
- Youth Government Breakfast
- Zumba, Piloxing and PiYo
- And many more
The administrators at Rhodes School, located at 8931 W. Fullerton, have been generous enough to grant us the use of their gymnasiums and fields for the following programs:
- Flag Football in the fall
- River Grove Rockets softball games
- Open gym during school year weeknights
Scheltens Field, Herrick Avenue & Maple Street
Recently renovated, this baseball field comes equipped with an electronic scoreboard, public address system and concession stand. Dimensions can accommodate teams up to 12 years old.
River Front Park & Gazebo
Located at 8701 W. Grand Avenue, this scenic park situated along the banks of the Des Plaines River hosts a wide variety of events each year including River Front Fest, our Summer Concert series at the Gazebo and the River Grove Lions Steak and Lobster Fest.
Owned and managed by Veterans Park District, Trumbull Park, located at 2311 N. Leyden Avenue, serves as home field to some of our River Grove Baseball and Rockets Softball teams. This facility accommodates programs for adults with disabilities and features a bocce ball court, ball field, tennis courts and an ADA compliant modern playground.