The Westchester Park District offers many options for adult athletics. There is a summer league and fall league for both co-ed and men's 16" softball, adult open volleyball, open pickleball and adult tennis lessons as well as True Power Martial Arts for all ages. There are numerous fitness classes and personal training available at Mayfair Recreation Center. Check out our brochure, online registration or below for details.
- Open volleyball is held on Monday nights from 7-9pm at the Community Center
- Open pickleball is scheduled for Mondays 9-11am at the Community Center. Call the facility for other open times
- Adult tennis lessons at the beginner and intermediate level are offered at the Community Center Tennis Courts
- True Power Martial Arts is available for the whole family, ages 7+, and offered year-round
See hard copy of full program guide (on website under heading Programs, select Program Guide) or call Mayfair Recreation Center, 708.562.6410, for session dates.
FITNESS CLASS DESCRIPTIONS
Bar None - This total body barbell and cardio workout uses light to moderate weights with lots of repetition to build lean, athletic muscles.
Chair Yoga - Enjoy traditional Hatha Yoga in seated and standing poses. You will improve your balance, posture, strength and flexibility comfortably seated on a chair.
Sassy Ones - Formerly known as Senior Exercise, this program includes safe and effective exercises that will increase flexibility, strength, and improve cardiovascular condition.
Step Works - Do bodywork, yet work within your fitness level-modifications given. We alternate between classic step and step intervals to create body change.
Stretch and Activate NEW! - A class devoted to stretching the muscle/fascia of the body to achieve flexibility, enhance mobility and strength, and release pain. Learn why you suddenly lost range of joint motion and how to fix it. Registrants must be able to get on the floor and back up without assistance. 30 minute class/drop-in fee is $4.
Strong Women NEW! - This class will allow women to work on developing greater confidence and becoming more comfortable with their bodies and themselves in a fitness environment. This six-week class that lasts 1.25 hours will use a fitness classroom and the fitness center. It will teach important stretches, proper form using free weights and the use of various equipment in the fitness center with other women. This class includes the bonus of a fitness membership for the six-week length of the class. This class is for females only, does not take drop-ins and is for a maximum of 8 participants.
Tabata - The most intense HITT training there is for men and women. Each workout is 4 minutes with a work/rest interval built in. You will train both cardio and strength without any wasted time! You will use your body, plus weights, barbells, slides, and balls.
Toned & Strong - Become stronger and leaner than ever by challenging your muscles, core stability and balance with free weights, bars, fitness balls with some Pilates added in.
Yoga - learn breathing techniques, poses, meditation, and relaxation. Individual and partner poses learned as you reap the benefits of yoga.
Zumba - Features easy-to-follow, Latin and international rhythms that will get you moving and energized.
For sessions, class minimum must be met in order for the program to facilitate walk-in registration of $8.00 per class. Sassy Ones and Stretch and Activate are a $4 drop-in fee. Water and a personal/yoga mat are strongly recommended for most classes. Early online or in-person registration for fitness classes helps the park district know if a program will hit the minimum and be able to run as scheduled.
Tech Neck? Fix Your Posture! - "Stand up straight!" "Stop slouching!" Sound familiar? Are you always reminded to sit straight or do you experience back pain, neck pain or fatigue? You may have FHP - Forward Head Position aka Tech Neck. Learn a simple program to help reverse FHP and improve your posture and energy levels! Offered in several evening sessions.
Achilles/Plantar Fasciitis Relief NEW! - Do you have sharp burning pain in your heels and feet when you take that first step out of bed? Nagging foot pain when you walk or run? Learn tips and advice on what you need to do to get back pain-free feet and heels. Learn a highly effective program of movements to strengthen and stretch your feet and say Good-Bye to plantar fasciitis for good!
Movement Therapy - This structured adult dance class, using chairs for seated work, a ballet bar for balance and across the floor work aims to improve balance, coordination and overall physical & mental health. Assists with Parkinson's and Neurological Disease. Offered in 7-week sessions.
Activate Your Golf Swing NEW! - This is a personal training program designed to enhance the body's ability to perform on the golf course and will look at patterns - the way you address the ball, the rotation of your body as you swing the club and your stability. The assessments will check glute strength, shoulder and hip rotation, lateral stability and breathing to remain calm during the round. The techniques are simple and you can activate before, during or after your round. You will see how your body rotation is improved and how much further the ball goes! Take your game to a new level of enjoyment! Once registered, you will be contacted to set up a time slot.
For dates and times specialty classes, see hard copy of program guide (on website under heading Programs, select Program Guide) or call Mayfair Recreation Center at 708.562.6410.
WESTCHESTER PARK DISTRICT
2020 TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS
The Westchester Park District will be hosting its 13th Annual Tournament of Champions at Mayfair Park over the course of several days. The TOC invites elite 16" softball teams from around the Chicagoland area to compete in one of the area's biggest tournaments. Come on out and enjoy some competitive slow-pitch softball while enjoying refreshments from local vendors. Interested teams should contact Rory Joyce at email@example.com or (708)562-6410 Ext. 326.
Dates: May 14-May 17 (Rain date May 30-31)
Schedule will be posted here in May 2020
Site: Mayfair Park
10835 Wakefield Street, Westchester, IL 60154
Summer 2020 Co-Ed SOFTBALL League - FRIDAYS
The 16" Co-Ed League plays on Friday nights starting May 22, 2020. Payment for leagues is due one week prior to the league's start date, 5/15/20. All leagues will run from the May start date until the end of August. Interested teams should contact Rory at firstname.lastname@example.org or (708)562-6410 Ext. 326.
Note: All leagues are for players 18 and up. Monday and Friday nights are recreational leagues. The Tuesday/Thursday League of Champions is a competitive league.
Summer League starts Friday, May 22, 2020 (Registration deadline 5/15/20)
There are no games on Friday, July 3rd.
SUMMER 2020 Men's SOFTBALL HOUSE LEAGUE-MONDAYS
All leagues are for players 18 and up. Monday and Friday nights are recreational leagues. The Tuesday/Thursday League of Champions is a competitive league.
2020 Summer League begins Monday, May 18 (5/11 registration deadline)
There are no games on Monday, May 25th Memorial Day.