VILLAGE CANCELS PROGRAMMING AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

VILLAGE CANCELS PROGRAMMING AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS
Posted on 03/14/2020

VILLAGE CANCELS PROGRAMMING AMID CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS


ORLAND PARK, IL (March 13, 2020)-
Following the direction of the governor’s office recent recommendation for closures and with the safety of all in mind, the Village of Orland Park has issued notice of cancellation, closure, suspension or postponement of the following events, facilities and programming:

 

Village of Orland Park Sportsplex –While the Sportsplex will remain open for membership and scheduled programs, the open gym, open soccer and the climbing wall are closed until further notice.

The fitness center, walking track, group classes and programmed classes will continue without interruption at this time. However, the capacity of group exercise classes will be reduced to create an increase in distance between patrons.

 

Orland Park Health and Fitness Center-The Orland Park Health and Fitness Center will remain open for membership and scheduled programs for those 18 and older. The OPHFC Monday MS Yoga, Wednesday/Friday MS Aqua and Monday/Friday Parkinson’s classes are canceled until further notice.

Rentals -Organizations or individuals that have secured rental agreements in Village facilities will have the option to proceed with their planned rental or cancel without penalty with a full refund. This includes the Civic Center, Franklin Loebe Center, Cultural Center, Sportsplex gym, climbing wall and soccer field. Call 708/403-5000 with questions about obtaining a refund.

 

Preschool, Early Childhood and Afterschool Pals- Preschool, early childhood and afterschool pals are closed until further notice. All other recreation program classes will continue without interruption at this time. Please continue to follow the Village on social media and the Village of Orland Park website for the most up to date information.

 

All Special Recreation Programming- Until further notice and at the recommendation of Special Olympics Illinois, the Village of Orland Park has made the decision to suspend all Special Recreation programs and activities.

 

Special Recreation Garage Sale – The Special Recreation Garage Sale originally scheduled to be held on March 28 is canceled. Vendors who reserved a spot at the event can call 708/403-5000 for a refund of their table fees.


Mayor’s Senior Coffee – The Mayor’s Senior Coffee Event scheduled for March 24 has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date.

Orland Park Military Collectibles Show – The Orland Park Veterans Commission has announced the postponement of the March 29 Orland Park Military Collectibles Show. Those with questions should contact Darryl Wertheim of the Orland Park Veterans Commission at dwertheim@orlandpark.org for more information.

 

Franklin Loebe Center Indoor Playground – The indoor playground located within the Franklin Loebe Center is closed until further notice.

Hippity Hop Bunny Stop – The seasonal Hippity Hop Bunny Stop scheduled to occur on April 4 has been canceled.

An evolving list is updated in real time and can be found on the Village’s website at www.orlandpark.org/coronavirusinfo.

 

 

 

 

 

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