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Kids Club in Evanston

Fitness and fun for the kids.

CAC Evanston Gym Kids Club | What to Expect

At Kids Club, we focus on creating an engaging and nurturing environment through the use of developmentally appropriate toys, props, structured activities, and daily classes. Our Evanston Gym Kids Club creates a safe, welcoming program for your child to make new friends while staying active and having fun. Our trusted Kids Club Staff take an active interest in your child’s experience, getting to know their likes and dislikes, helping them through transitions, and building a lasting relationship. We hold ourselves to the highest expectations for providing exceptional childcare, with a priority on safety, wellness, and tons of fun!  


Childcare While You Workout | CAC Evanston

The CAC Evanston Kids Club is here to provide quality childcare while you workout. We know how difficult it can be to plan your workout around your childcare. This is what inspired our Evanston gym's in-house Kids Club. This gives you the peace of mind that your child is safe in our expert care so that you can enjoy your group fitness class, personal training session, or time with our advanced equipment. Our Evanston Kids Club also features additional events such as our Kids Camps, Parents Night Out, and birthday parties. Find full Kids Club hours, rules, and details below. Please do not hesitate to contact our Evanston gym experts with any questions you may have. We look forward to welcoming your child to the Chicago Athletic Clubs Evanston Kids Club today!

Ages 8 weeks and up.  For more information contact Kathleen Dickinson at kdickinson@chicagoathleticclubs.com 


Kids Club Hours


9:00am-1:30pm | 3:30pm-7:00pm
Saturday + Sunday

Evanston Kids Club Programs

Parents Night Out

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Little Picasso Night at Kids Club!

Saturday, March 14th

Join EAC kids club staff for a night if artistic exploration at our Little Picasso Night! Although aprons will be provided, please send your kids in clothes that could get messy. Space is limited so early registration is encouraged.

Drop Off: 5-5:30pm
Activities & Snack: 5:30-7:30pm
Pickup: 7:30-8pm

Members: $25 up to 2 kids / Non-Members: $30 up to 2 kids / Additional Siblings: $5 each

Ages: 8 weeks & Up

Must pre-register online!

Give the kids a night of fun and give yourself a night out when you sign up for one of our Parents Nights Out events! From a Splash Party to a Little Picasso Night, kids will enjoy a fun evening with our engaging staff doing a variety of activities.


Kids Basketball Program at EAC

Kids Club Basketball

Starts March 11th

MONDAYS & FRIDAYS Ages 14 -17yrs
4:00- 5:30PM | 6 week session
No class week of March 25-29

Youth basketball program designed to not only develop great ball playing skills but also build strong leaders. Classes focus on basketball fundamentals: ball handling, shooting, footwork and much more!

Rates: Full session 12 days $240 | Drop-in Class $25

Register online here!


EAC Kids Camp

CAC Kids Winter Camp 2019/20!

December 26th and 27th
January 2nd and 3rd

Time: 10am-4pm
Ages: 3-7
Pricing: $50 a day (ages 3-4), $60 (ages 5-7)
Online registration required 24 hours in advance if preferred camp date
Space is limited

Join us at EAC Kids Camp this winter! Activities Include: Swimming lessons, indoor rock climbing (ages 5+), arts and crafts, sports & movement classes, group games, and more! Parents will receive weekly update emails with photos of their little campers. We hope you’ll join us!

All campers must be potty trained to participate in camp.

All campers must be potty trained to participate in camp.

View our Kids Camp Policies here.


Birthday Parties

Host your next party with EAC Kids Club! Within your 2-hour party reservation, include one of our fun add-ons: live guitar, our indoor climbing wall, basketball court or pool! A Kids Club staff member is on duty to assist you for the duration of your event.  We’re excited to help you plan a party your child will never forget!

Please complete our online form and someone will be touch with you shortly!


  • Basic Room Rental - $199 *
    • Two hour room rental (set-up and clean-up included in time)
    • One staff to help
  • Room Rental with Party Coordinator - $249 *
    • Two hour room rental (set-up and clean-up included in time)
    • Two staff to help and plan activities for kids
  • Pool Party - $275 ***
    • Two hour rental (one hour in pool, one in Kids Club) (set-up and clean-up included in time)
    • Two staff (one Kids Club, one Lifeguard) to help and plan activities for kids
  • Basketball Court - $249 ***
    • Two hour rental (one hour on bball court, one in Kids Club) (set-up and clean-up included in times)
    • Two staff to help and plan activities for kids
  • Live Guitar Circle - $249 *
    • Two hour room rental (set-up and clean-up included in times)
    • Included two staff + live guitar instructor to help and plan activities for kids
  • Climbing Party - $249 **
    • Two hour total rental (one hour climbing wall, one hour Kids Club) (set-up and clean-up time is included in time)
    • Includes two Kids Club Staff: Party Facilitator to help with set-up, clean-up, and guest relations and Climbing Wall Assistant to supervise the climbing wall and enforce policies
Add Ons
  • Additional pool time – 30 mins for $85
  • Additional party coordinator - $50 per staff
  • Additional room rental time - $100/hour
  • Additional lifeguard for larger parties - $50/staff
Scheduling Parties
  • Parties can be scheduled on Saturday or Sunday Only
  • Can accommodate Friday Night parties with enough notice
  • All parties are pending availability and are not booked until the initial deposit of $100 has been collected
  • Time of party depends on package being purchased/space availability

*These parties are available to be scheduled any time between 11am-7pm

**Climbing parties for ages 5+ only; all climbers must have parent signed climbing waiver; climbing parties available Saturday after 5pm and Sunday after 5:30pm ONLY
Download our required climbing waiver here.

***Pool and basketball court times are subject to availability

Kids Zumba Classes

Free Pop-Up Kids Zumba Class on
June 10th, 1-2pm.
Register here to attend!

Kids Yoga Classes

Kids Club General Pricing & Guidelines

Evanston Kids Club Pricing

Singe Visit (per child):
$12 per visit
$190 for a 20 pack

$75/month for a 1 child unlimited
$100/month for 2 child unlimited
$125/month for 3+ child unlimited

*Packages are charges monthly on the first of the month along with dues.  Cancellation is required by the 25th of the month in order to cancel for the following month.

Guidelines & Policies

Guidelines & Policies

Information and Regulations

  • Kids Club services are provided for children ages 8 weeks and up.
  • Please sign each child in and out.
  • Parents are only permitted to bring and pick up their own children, unless an authorized child release form has been signed daily.
  • Parents will be called upon to deal with extreme behavior (biting, excessive aggression towards others, three time-outs) and illness.
  • Parents must remain on club premises.
  • There is a 2-hour maximum time limit per visit and a limit of one visit per day.
  • Due to allergies, food and gum are not permitted (bottles for babies are allowed).
  • Shoes must be worn at all times by children who are walking.
  • Please label all items brought from home, including cups, bottles and diaper bags.
  • Please provide diapers and wipes. If your child is being toilet trained, please bring an additional change of clothes and diapers or pull-ups.
  • Please limit your transition time to 15 minutes for both pick-up and drop-off.

Safety Policies

  • There is a security buzzer system in place to gain entry.
  • All Kids Club staff are CPR and First Aid certified and trained in safety precautions.
  • Children will only be allowed to leave with the parent who dropped them off, unless an authorized child release waiver has been signed.
  • Parents and children under 15 months will be offered ID bracelets upon drop-off. Bracelets for older children are available upon request.
  • There is a direct telephone line from the athletic club to Kids Club.
  • Two criminal background checks have been run for each Kids Club employee in addition to a thorough employment screening
  • No nuts of any kind, small barrettes, or small toys brought from home.

Wellness Policy

Please do not bring your child to the Kids Club if they are showing any of the following symptoms: fever, vomiting, diarrhea, excessive nasal discharge, rash, pink eye, excessive coughing or sore throat. We reserve the right to refuse admittance at our own discretion and to interrupt your workout if your child is exhibiting any of the above symptoms while at Kids Club.


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