Palatine Park District to Celebrate Customer Appreciation Week Beginning October 1

  • Palatine Park District Fitness, Health and Wellness Coordinator Abby Krueger greets customers at Community Center last year.

    Palatine Park District Fitness, Health and Wellness Coordinator Abby Krueger greets customers at Community Center last year. Courtesy of Palatine Park District/photo by Michael Noens

Submitted by Palatine Park District
Updated 9/27/2018 8:32 AM

A celebration of community customers will take place at Palatine Park District recreation centers and other facilities beginning Monday, Oct. 1 through Saturday, Oct. 6. Community members are invited to enter free raffles and participate in a fun guessing contest. Winners will receive prizes at the at the conclusion of the weeklong celebration.

Participating facilities include Birchwood Recreation Center, Community Center, Falcon Park Recreation Center, Palatine Hills Golf Course and Palatine Stables. Visit for facility details and directions.

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Stop by any of the participating district facilities and show a staff member that you are following Palatine Park District on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or have downloaded the district's all-new mobile app to receive a free raffle ticket. At the end of the week, there will be a drawing at each facility for a chance to win a $25 gift certificate.

Download the Palatine Park District mobile app from Google Play for android, App Store for iOS, or visit and follow the instructions to download the park district's progressive web app.

Guess the number of items in our guessing jars throughout the week. A different jar of items will be on display at each participating facility for a total of five separate drawings. The patron who guesses closest to the number of actual items in the jar will receive a special Palatine Park District swag bag filled with goodies for themselves.

On Tuesday, Oct. 2, Community Center will host an Open Gym Basketball Open House from 4-7 p.m. Attendees will have the chance to enter a raffle to win a new Wilson Evolution Basketball. On Thursday, Oct. 4, come out to Birchwood Recreation Center from noon to 3 p.m. for a Pickleball Appreciation Day. A new Pickleball racket will be raffled off to eligible participants. Free bottled water and snacks will be available for both open house events.

For information about Customer Appreciation Week, contact Customer Service Manager Christine Rice at (847) 496-6223 or by email at

The mission of Palatine Park District is to provide a variety of safe, enjoyable and affordable parks, programs and recreational facilities that will enhance the quality of life by promoting good health and well-being for all residents and visitors while being fiscally responsible stewards of community assets and tax dollars.

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