Skokie Playfield

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600 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL 60093 (Golf Service Center)
540 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL 60093 (Administrative Office)
530 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL 60093 (A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center)
490 Hibbard Road, Winnetka, IL 60093 (Winnetka Ice Arena)
1300 Oak Street, Winnetka, IL 60093 (Winnetka Golf Club)
1300 Spruce Street, Winnetka, IL 60093

About

  • 160.34 acres (Owned by Winnetka Park District) 1.67 acres (Leased from Village of Winnetka)
  • Skokie Playfield is the largest park in the Winnetka Park District. It also has the largest number of structures and activities.

Amenities

Facilities

  • A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center (8 interior tennis courts, pro-shop, daycare room, restrooms, locker rooms, viewing galleries, and 12 outdoor courts)
  • Paddle Hut and Courts (facility with kitchen, viewing area, restrooms, and 6 elevated platform tennis courts)
  • Tennis Lounge (located inside the A.C. Nielsen Tennis Center)
  • Tennis Shack (meeting room, office and restrooms)
  • Winnetka Golf Club (pro shop, locker rooms, dining area with bar, 18-hole course, par 3 nine hole course, driving range, and practice greens)
  • Winnetka Ice Arena (indoor ice rink, outdoor ice rink, meeting room, restrooms, locker rooms, and cafe)
  • Winnetka Park District Administrative Office (Community Room, restrooms, staff offices)

Fields

  • Artificial turf fields (Fields 1 and 2)
  • Four baseball diamonds (Fields 3, 4, 5 and Pony)
  • Little Duke

Playground

  • Playground located behind the administrative building

History

Skokie Playfields was purchased in several different parcels between 1917 and 1930. The total purchase price was $241,150.00.


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