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Proctor Recreation Center

Phone: (309) 673-9183

309 South DuSable Street, Peoria, IL

Proctor Recreation Center is a great place for the whole family to hang out all year round! It has something for everyone in your family featuring two gyms, an auditorium, lounge area, fitness room with weights, arts and crafts room, game room, outdoor water splash pad, and much more. Proctor offers after-school programs and fitness classes! With all of its amenities, Proctor Recreation Center also makes an excellent option for birthday parties.


  • Rentals
  • Classes
  • Birthday Parties
  • Trails / Hiking
  • Weddings
  • Baseball Fields
  • Basketball Courts
  • Playgrounds
  • Shelters
  • Public Restrooms
  • Picnic Tables
  • Special Events
  • Pool
  • Splash Pad

The splashpad is open from 11am-7pm, Memorial Day through Labor Day.

The pool is closed for the season!

Pool Rules:
  • All swimmers must shower before entering the pools.
  • Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult 18+ or older.
  • Children 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult in the water and within arm’s reach.
  • Only Coast Guard approved Type II or III life jackets may be worn
  • No water wings, floating swim suits, inner tubes, or other flotation devices.
  • Lifejackets are not allowed off the diving board or down the slide.
  • All children who are not toilet trained must wear a swim diaper or tight-fitting rubber pants when in the pool. Cloth diapers or regular disposable diapers are not allowed unless a suit with elastic leg holes is worn over them.
  • SWIM SUITS REQUIRED TO ENTER THE WATER. No T-Shirts, street clothes, mesh shorts, leotards, or sports bras allowed in the pools. Swim shirts and swim jackets are allowed.
  • No boisterous play. This includes dunking, sitting on shoulders, carrying on backs, and excessive splashing.
  • No goggles or glasses on the slide or diving board.
  • No glass in the pool area.
  • Keep food in the designated food areas.
  • People with bandages or casts will be asked to refrain from entering the water.
  • If you are asked to leave by the pool staff please do so quickly.

Proctor Recreation Center offers many types of programs and events. Check our website for details, dates and times.

Proctor’s Dream2 program is just what you have been waiting for….a program that has everything in one place so that your child can experience It all. Drama, Recreation, Education, Arts, Music, and Mindfulness. The facility also offers preschool programming.

Proctor has a variety of community events which include the Streets Belong To Me, National Night Out, Jazz by the Pool, Haunted Hallways, Jazz by the Pool and Frosty’s Holiday Giveaway. Proctor also hosts a Black History Month Program, a community hallmark, every February!

Proctor Center offers many programs for youth ages 4-14 which includes after school programs, sports instruction for basketball, t-ball, soccer, cheer, summer camp, and much more!

Proctor Center offers daily, monthly or yearly memberships for use in the weight room or the gymnasiums. The weight room includes dumbbells, treadmills, and weight benches. Proctor also hosts open gyms for basketball as well as gym rentals for your next birthday party, field trip or get together.

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