Centennial Activity Center

Visiting Info

Centennial Activity Center is home to the S.T.A.R. (Seniors Together at Recreation) membership!

Friendships, learning, crafts, trips, fitness, games, clubs, hobbies and just plain fun await you when you join S.T.A.R. at the Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center! It’s a warm, inviting place for adults 55 years+ to go every day of the week.

Play bridge or ping-pong, learn about the latest technology; boost fitness with exercise classes and health seminars geared toward active adults, indulge your love for painting or other crafts, enjoy casual lunches and holiday themed parties, make friends in hobby classes and our own little library, and take memorable day trips to theaters, restaurants and other local cultural and recreational venues. You can even see a social worker or teach a class in your favorite subject for other members to enjoy. The Park Ridge Park District S.T.A.R. membership is energizing, responsive, and designed with your needs and interests in mind – and we welcome your membership and your ideas!

Click here to discover your benefits to becoming a member.

Stay on top of S.T.A.R. activities through our monthly newsletter and follow us on Facebook to see photos of our events and programs!

Registration and Administrative Offices

Monday-Friday:  8:30am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday:  12:30pm-5:00pm

April 21:  Closed
May 27:   Closed


  • Large meeting hall
  • Classrooms
  • Full kitchen
  • Stage with sound system
  • Kiln
  • 3 big-screen TVs
  • Card game tables
  • Table tennis
  • Variety of individual and group activities for member use
  • Free lending library
  • Free medical lending closet (limited quantities)

Facility Rentals

The Centennial Activity Center is a great place for your next event. The Activity Center's multi-purpose room (capacity: 140) or meeting rooms (capacity: 30) are perfect for a variety of special events. Additional amenities for the multi-purpose room include use of our kitchen, sound system, stage, and piano. Liquor licensing available. For additional information, pricing or availability, please call 847-692-3621.

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Centennial Activity Center