For information about Deerfield’s neighborhood parks and other special interest facilities, please visit our parks map page.
Jewett Park Community Center
836 Jewett Park Drive
The Jewett Park Community Center is the main building of the Deerfield Park District, located at 836 Jewett Park Drive. The telephone number is 847-945-0650 and the fax number is 847-945-0699. The community center houses the administrative offices, registration, the Deerfield Park District Preschool, Tree House Indoor Playground, and much of our recreation programming, including art and ceramics classes, cooking, preschool programs, some of our exercise classes, tap and ballet classes offered by the Deerfield Dance Studio, and some of our adult activities. Many of the rooms at the community center are available for rental. The office is closed in observance of major holidays.
Sachs Recreation Center
455 Lake Cook Road
The Sachs Recreation Center, with nearly 100,000-square-foot of space, is located at 455 Lake Cook Road (near Waukegan Road). The telephone number is 847-572-2600. This Park District facility provides many opportunities for fun, fitness, and recreation, including a fitness center, three gymnasiums, tennis and racquetball courts, an indoor pool, middle school game room and more -all at a great Park District value. Onsite childcare is available. The Sachs Recreation Center includes a four-lane, 20-yard indoor lap pool with a whirlpool, a four-lane jogging/walking track, two free-weight rooms, exercise and dance studios and additional programming space for fitness and recreation classes. Facility and space rentals are available for parties and events; and plenty of parking is available by agreement with the Deerfield Park Plaza.
Deerfield Golf Club
1201 Saunders Road, Riverwoods
The Deerfield Golf Club & Learning Center has numerous rental options for parties, banquets, meetings, and receptions. For information, please visit the Deerfield Golf Club website or call 847-945-8333.
Patty Turner Center
375 Elm Street
The Patty Turner Center is located at 375 Elm Street. The center serves a very active group of adults aged 50 and up and offers numerous activities and special events throughout the year.
Members enjoy computer and technology classes, men’s and women’s golf leagues, art and exercise classes, a bocce league, social and contract bridge, driving courses, trips and many other activities.
Pools & Aquatics
A full season of summer outdoor swim classes, lap swim, parent-tot swim and open swim opportunities are offered at our two outdoor swimming pools. Year-round indoor opportunities are available at Sachs Recreation Center. To view the full pool schedule view our pools page.
Mitchell Pool (outdoor)
951 Wilmot Rd. (at Hazel)
6-lane, 25 meter pool that ranges in depth from 2 to 5 feet deep. A 12-foot 6-inch seperate diving well that features 1-meter and 3-meter diving boards and a drop slide. Youngsters will also enjoy our zero depth wading pool with water cannons, geysers, a slide and more! Engraved brick pavers may be purchased for the pool entrance.
Deerspring Pool (outdoor)
200 Deerfield Rd.
“L”-shaped, Olympic-size pool that ranges from 3 to 5 feet at its deeper end. The diving bay is 11.6 feet deep, with a 1-meter diving board and a new drop slide. Deerspring features include a water slide in the shallow end and a zero-depth wading pool.
Sprayground at Deerspring
Our Sprayground is open before, during and after the regular pool season, depending upon the weather conditions. The Sprayground offers slides, geysers, water cannons and more!
Sachs Recreation Center Pool (indoor)
455 Lake Cook Road
Four-lane, 20-yard pool offering swimmers Lap Swim, Open Swim and Family Swim as well as Group and Private swim lessons that follow the American Red Cross Instructional program. Open Swim / Family Swim: Everyone is invited “Into the Pool!” on Saturdays and Sundays, 1:00-3:00 p.m., year-round. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Lifeguards are on duty. Check the Sachs Rec Center website for additional hours on holidays.