Eastside Recreation Center (ERC) is a full-service recreation center that includes a fitness center, boxing area, martial arts studio, indoor soccer field, batting tunnels, youth programming and much more.Newly renovated, the Eastside Recreation Center houses a large fitness area on the lower level that includes cardiovascular, strength training, and toning equipment
Banquet facilities available to non-members! The Elgin Country Club hosts outside golf outings. Elgin Country Club offers banquet services and a venue that is perfect for your next event, from a corporate meeting to the wedding of your dreams. Your event at the Elgin Country Club will be an experience in gracious and personalized service, exceptional cuisine, elegant ambiance and breathtaking views. Our dedicated staff will make sure that your next event will impress and we guarantee you will come away smiling.
Hawthorne Hill Nature Center is the perfect place to enjoy rich fall colors, snow-frosted trees, spring wildflowers, summer amphibians, and an ever changing host of birds near the pond, in the woods, or even from the comfort of the nature center. The 67-acre natural area that flanks both sides of Brookside Drive has a wheelchair accessible trail that leads to the pond and sedge meadow as well as wide, wood-chipped trails to access other areas. Please bring your family and friends. We have games and activities for children and families to enjoy together. The pond is a great place to teach your children to fish, or to just appreciate the natural beauty.
The Highlands of Elgin has become a premier destination for thousands of golfers throughout the region. Nine new holes reclain an old stone quarry and take maximum advantage of the unique and dramatic landforms that were left behind, including a twelve acre quarry lake.
The award winning Centre of Elgin, an 185,000 square foot community recreation center, opened in November 2002. The Centre houses a wide variety of amenities and is divided into three levels. The first level houses a 300 seat banquet facility with full bar and catering service, numerous meeting and multipurpose rooms, an auxiliary gymnasium, a five room preschool wing, a babysitting room and a three story, seven route climbing wall. The ground floor contains an award winning indoor aquatic center, with water slides, a 25 yard lap pool, a zero-depth leisure pool, and various spray play features. Rounding out the ground floor are two racquetball courts, a three-court gymnasium and general use locker room and family changing rooms. The Centre has hosted international and national premiere tournaments. The upper floor holds a four lane running/walking track, which is free to all Elgin residents. Along with the track, there are three multipurpose dance and group fitness studios and Centrecise, a women’s only workout area. A 9,600 sq. ft. fitness center with upscale locker rooms completes the upper floor. The fitness center holds 75 pieces of cardio, free weight and selectrized equipment.
The Wing Park facility includes a 22,653 sq. foot recreation pool, double flume slide, sand volleyball court, diving hopper, four water play features, bathhouse, competition lap pool, children's play area, and a concession building.
Members of the Elgin Area Chamber can increase their business's visibility by posting announcements, news, events and job listings. These are all benefits of membership! Contact Francisco to see if an EAC membership is right for you and your business!