Coined “Playtown U.S.A.” in 1946 by the Athletics Institute, Decatur has earned a national reputation for the Park District’s excellent programs, staffing, and community partnerships. 60+ years later, the Decatur Park District continues to enhance the lives of all in the greater-Decatur area.

Super Saturday Recess

Kids aged 4 -11 will enjoy an active Saturday morning at the DISC, with inflatables, scooters, basketball, tumbling, and rock wall (select dates). Parents must be present. No registration necessary. Need not be a DISC member.
Date: Saturdays, October 14 – February 10
Time: 10 a.m. – noon
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $4 per child; free for DISC Full-Facility members
Note: Children 3 & under may participate but are excluded from use of the inflatables for their safety.

 

DISC Halloween Costume Party

Make this the best Halloween ever by meeting your favorite princesses and movie characters at the DISC! Special guests include Elsa, Belle, Cinderella, Darth Vader, Olaf, and a Minion! Dress up or come as you are! All kids will enjoy snacks, face painting, and other fun activities…AND take a special photo with their favorite character! All ages are welcome!
Click here to download a registration form.
Fee: $25 ($10 for additional children); parents are free
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Deadline: Registration ends October 26.
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeDayDateTime
471050-01All agesFOctober 275:30 - 7:30 p.m.

 

Parents’ Night Out at the DISC

Take a night off and have some time to yourselves while your kids have a blast at the DISC! Youth aged 5 – 12 will play age-appropriate games, climb the rock wall, slide and jump on the inflatables, zip around on scooters, eat pizza, and more!
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $15 resident ($10 additional child)
$20 non-resident ($10 additional child)
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeDayDateTime
415000-025 - 12FDecember 155:30 - 8:30 p.m.

 

Mommy/Son Play Night

Boys aged 5 – 12 and their moms will enjoy a night of active play, music, a bounce house, rock wall climbing, a photo booth, pizza, prizes and giveaways.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $25 per couple (add $10 for each additional sibling)
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeDayDateTime
461400-055 - 12FMarch 96 - 9 p.m.

 

School’s Out Day Camp

Play games and take great field trips with the DISC’s School’s Out Day Camp! Kids aged 5 – 14 will be well supervised during the camp day with a 8:1 student to staff ratio.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $40 ($35 with resident discount) per day; 15% discount for each additional sibling
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeTripDayDateTime
410632-57Halloween PartyTOctober 316:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-58BowlingWNovember 226:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-59Movie at the StrandFNovember 246:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-60Next of KilnMJanuary 156:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-61Phoenix EliteMFebruary 196:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-62Children's Museum in NormalFMarch 166:30 a.m. - 6 p.m
410632-63BowlingMMarch 196:30 a.m. - 6 p.m

 

Winter Break Day Camp

Why spend the day at home when you can play games and take great field trips? Kids aged 5 – 14 will love the Winter Break Day Camp at the DISC! An 8:1 student to staff ratio means your child will be well-supervised during the camp day.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $40 ($35 with resident discount) per day; 15% discount for each additional sibling
Note: Meals are not provided for most camp days; please bring a sack lunch
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.
*Lunch at Garcia’s will be provided.

CodeTripDayDateTime
410631-01Garcia's Pizza*ThDecember 216:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-02Holiday PartyFDecember 226:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-03Movie at the StrandTDecember 266:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-04SkatingWDecember 276:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-05Carnival at the DISCThDecember 286:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-06Children's MuseumFDecember 296:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-07Movie at the DISCTJanuary 26:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
410631-08DISC Rock Wall & Bounce HouseWJanuary 36:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

 

Preschool Activities

Toddler Open Gym
Need some active entertainment? Bring your children to the DISC! Balls, hoops, building blocks, riding toys, and puzzles are provided for a safe play environment.
Day: Wednesdays, November 1, 2017 – March 28, 2018
Time: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Ages: Infants – 5 years (parent must be present)
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $2 per child (aged 1 under are free); DISC Full-Facility Family Pass holders are free

 

Sports Sampler

Parents participate in these great sessions at the DISC, helping their children learn the fundamentals of T-ball, basketball, tumbling, running, and more! Each week, a new sport is taught by one of our experts.
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Fee: $36 ($31 with resident discount)
Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeDayDateTime
431052-772 - 5TOctober 3 - November 710 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-782 - 5TFebruary 6 - March 1310 - 10:40 a.m.

 

Super Snackers

It’s snack time! With instructor guidance, children follow a recipe and create a delicious treat! We’ll read a book while we cook and then enjoy our creations. Inform staff of any food allergies or restrictions at registration.
Location: Johns Hill Center, 601 S. Jasper
Fee: $8 ($6 with resident discount)
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeSnack DayDateTime
431052-802 - 5Pepperoni & Cheese CrescentsMNovember 131 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-812 - 5Sugar CookiesMDecember 111 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-822 - 5Ham & Cheese PocketsMJanuary 151 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-832 - 5Cinnamallow RollsMFebruary 121 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-842 - 5Soft Pretzels & CheeseMMarch 121 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-852 - 5Cheesy Taco SticksMApril 161 - 1:40 p.m.
431052-862 - 5Rainbow Pretzel WandsMMay 141 - 1:40 p.m.

 

Early Explorers

Dive into a world of exploration for hands-on learning and fun! This class will stimulate your child’s interests in art, science, and animals while engaging their 5 senses for an optimal learning experience.
Location: Johns Hill Center, 601 S. Jasper
Fee: $7 ($5 with resident discount)
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeClassDayDateTime
431052-702 - 5Pirate PartyFNovember 1710 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-712 - 5Weather WorkshopFDecember 1510 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-722 - 5Safari AdventureFJanuary 1210 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-732 - 5Dinosaurs GaloreFFebruary 910 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-742 - 5Fun on the FarmFMarch 1610 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-752 - 5Making MusicFApril 1310 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-762 - 5Neat NatureFMay 410 - 10:40 a.m.

 

Calendar Kids

Learn about different holidays and seasons through hands-on crafts, games, and snacks!
Location: Johns Hill Center, 601 S. Jasper
Fee: $7 ($5 with resident discount)
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

CodeAgeClassDayDateTime
431052-622 - 5Happy HarvestMNovember 2010 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-632 - 5Cheerful ChristmasMDecember 1810 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-642 - 5Snowmen & SnowflakesMJanuary 810 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-652 - 5Vibrant ValentinesMFebruary 510 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-662 - 5Lucky LeprechaunMMarch 510 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-672 - 5Egg-cellent EasterMApril 910 - 10:40 a.m.
431052-682 - 5Spring FlingMMay 710 - 10:40 a.m.