Room Rentals

The Depot

401 Thatcher Avenue

Originally built in 1912, The Depot is sited at the intersection of the METRA train line and Thatcher Avenue. The building was acquired by the River Forest Park District in 1974 and has since been restored to its former beauty. Today the building houses the Park District Administration Offices and has two rooms to host Park District programs, or is available for meeting and party rental opportunities to River Forest residents and Oak Park/River Forest businesses.

 

The Upper Level Meeting Room (600 sq. ft.)

Fully restored back as a 1950’s train station waiting room, this room includes large windows, a terrazzo tile floor, and the original wood panel wainscot. Two ADA compliant bathrooms are adjacent to the room. This room is perfect for group meetings and/or parties of 10-25 persons.

 

The Lower Level Meeting Room (325 sq. ft.)

Directly off the parking lot, this room has brick and concrete walls, ceilings & floor; and a small kitchenette. An ADA compliant bathroom is adjacent to the room. This room is ideal for children’s birthday parties of 10-15 persons.

 

Single Room Rental

  • $500 security deposit must accompany all rental application forms
  • 2 Hours (Flat Rate) $100. Each additional hour $50

 

Entire Building Rental

  • 2 Hours (Flat Rate) $150. Each additonal hour $75
  • Table and chairs included in the rental fee.

 

AV Equipment Fees (Business Meeting Use Only)

  • An additional $250 deposit is required to rent either the 46″ flat panel TV/DVD
  • $10

 

Keystone Center

7920 Central Avenue

Adjacent to our new platform tennis courts and recently renovated, it is a great option for your meetings and events.

 **Note:  The Keystone Center is unavailable for rental during the fall and winter/spring platform tennis season.  The dates generally fall between September 15th and April 15th.

Meeting Room (800 sq. ft.)

Renovated in 2012, this room has a large open space with a carpeted floor, cathedral ceiling, and skylights. Two ADA compliant bathrooms are adjacent to the room.* This room is ideal for meetings and/or parties of 10-35 persons.

*Please note the bathrooms are shared with the general public between April 1 – November 1.

 

Room Rental

  • $500 security deposit must accompany all rental application forms
  • 2 Hours (Flat Rate) $100. Each additional hour $50

AV Equipment Fees (Business Meeting Use Only)

  • An additional $250 deposit is required to rent either the 46″ flat panel TV/DVD
  • $10

 

Contact us at 708-366-6660 for more information.

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