Summer Play Schedule for Fabbrini Park
Monday: 9:00 a.m. – Noon 50+ balls provided
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – Noon Advanced Open play bring balls to share Durafast 40
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Ladies Open play bring balls to share Durafast 40
Wednesday: 9:00 – Noon 50+ balls provided
Thursday: 6:00 p.m. - ? Advanced Open play bring balls to share Durafast 40
Friday: 9:00 a.m. – Noon 50+ balls provided
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – Noon Open Play bring balls to share Durafast 40
Outdoor pickleball will run from June 1, 2016 through the end of October.
Outdoor pickleball courts at Fabbrini Park are open for play. Six dedicated courts with wind screens and are lighted for night play until 10:00 p.m.
Courts will be reserved for the 50+ Club from 9 until noon on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Please go to the Triphan Center for your 50+ I.D.
The cost of a 2017 50+ Pickleball only I.D. is $15.00. Be sure to let the desk workers know you are are signing up for just 50+ pickleball, otherwise the fee is $50.00 for a full 50+ membership.
Sign up for the 50+ club is at theTriphan Center, 1685 W. HIGGINS RD, HE, IL. 847-885-7500
Indoor Play: Indoor play at Prairie Stone Goes from November - May. All days are for players 50+.
Indoor pickleball at Prairie Stone. For those of you who have never played indoors with us, we play indoors at Prairie Stone Health and Fitness,located at 5050 Sedge Blvd, Hoffman Estates.
Monday: Ladder league until 10:30, then open play until noon.
Tuesday: Level play 3 courts novice-intermediate, 3 courts advanced from 9:00 - 10:30, then open play until noon.
Thursday: Open play from 9:00 - noon.
Friday: 9:00 - noon, 3 courts for ladies only and 3 courts for open intermediate or advanced play only.
When you play at Prairie Stone,the cost is $5.00 for each 3 hour session, but you have to pay for 3 ($15.00) or 10 ($50.00) sessions at a time, unless you are a new player, in which case you get the first time free. The passes never expire. Each time you come to play, you go to the desk to check in. You will receive two receipts. You keep one, and you place one in the notebook on a table in the gym. We suggest that you keep track of your receipts in case there's any confusion about how many plays you have remaining.
Beginner lessons by appointment. Please contact Bill or Linda at 847-902-9276.
Regularly Scheduled Social:
As requested, we will have a regularly scheduled social after pickleball on the first Monday of every month during our indoor season at Pinstripes in the Arboretum at the corner of 72 and 59. The cost is $12.00/person and includes all the pizza, flatbread, salad, nonalcoholic drink, Bocce, and bowling you can fit into the time between noon and 3:00 p.m. Also, if you bring (or pick up) the Pinstripes wristband, you are entitled to a free glass of wine or root beer float or chocolate Sunday every time you visit the restaurant for life.
ABC7 190 North pickleball video:
The ABC7 news show 190 North did a feature on pickleball and chose our very own Prairie State Pickleball club to showcase the sport in the Chicago area
The Most Amazing Shot in Pickleball
"The Joe Shot"
Those of you that have a Hoffman Estates 50+ Club card for pickleball are eligible to participate in all the 50+ Club activities. Select the link above to see all the offerings of the 50+ Club.
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