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Bartlett Park District and COVID-19 (Coronavirus) The Bartlett Park District has entered Phase 3 of Restore Illinois.  Information update from Rita Fletcher, Executive Director May 27, 2020.
The Bartlett Aquatic Center and Spray Playgrounds will NOT open for the 2020 season.
Golf courses are open with the following restrictions in force. Phase 3 Restore Illinois Golf Guidelines May 29
Some in person programs will resume beginning June 8th. Watch our Facebook page and website for updates.
Group Fitness Classes June 8-20 advance registration required.


Photo of great room at Nature Center


Indoor Rentals

Rent the facility: Rent the whole Visitor Center including the multi-purpose room, auditorium and the classroom to hold your function. Auditorium: The auditorium has movie theatre style seats and is equipped with DVD/VCR/Laptop connection capability and a 12’x12’ screen. Grand Prairie Classroom: The Grand Prairie classroom can accommodate up to 50 guests. The room is dividable for 2 smaller groups. Each room features a dry erase board, 6 and 8 ft tables, chairs and a TV with DVD/VCR/Laptop connection capability.

Indoor Rental Information

Rental Flyer


Outdoor Rentals

Shelter Rentals

The shelter consists of a large pavilion, picnic tables, and two charcoal grills. There is a water spigot, electric outlets and indoor restrooms. You can enjoy our trails expanding over 3½ miles of natural prairie. This is a great place to host your family reunions, company picnics, or group outings just to name a few. This place is a hidden gem and it books up quickly. Reservation is on a first come basis.

Shelter Rental Request

Shelter Flyer

O’Brien Woods

The O’Brien Woods Interpretive Trail is a registered Boy Scout camp site area. O’Brien Woods is available for private rental to Cub, Boy or Girl Scout groups and teachers only. It is a great place for Bridging Ceremonies and Pack, Troop or Den Meetings. Located across from Bartlett Community Center and next to the library, the woods include a self-guided nature trail and a teaching circle with a fire pit and wooden benches to accommodate up to 100 people.

O’Brien Woods Flyer

O’Brien Woods Booklet

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