Now that the 2022 election is over, Brookens Gym at 1776 E. Washington Street is able to host open gyms. The gym was used as an early voting center.
The park district hosts open gym pickleball, volleyball and basketball.
- Pickleball - Monday through Thursday from 9 - 11 a.m.
- Volleyball - Fridays 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
- Basketball - Sundays 1 - 5 p.m. (people aged 5 - 14 under 1 - 3 p.m.)
It costs $1 at the door and people must bring a photo ID. "Open gyms are a great opportunity for people to get moving and enjoy sports during the cold months," said Kyle Mills, Athletics Supervisor. He added, "Everyone is welcome to these open gyms and enjoy being active and play fun games."
If people have any questions about open gyms, they can call Mills at (217) 255-8601.