200 South McKinley Street
Havana, IL 62644

The Chester Center is the home of the Havana Park District’s main office and Park Fit fitness center. The Chester Center also features a recreation room that is used for programs such as yoga and stretchersize, has a lounge area for teens & families, and is also available for rentals.

The NEW Chester Center opened on March 20, 2018. It is the replacement building for the previous Chester Center that was lost due to a fire in 2015 and is located in Rice Park.

Chester Center Rental – Recreation Room Rental Fees:

  • $45/Hour/Resident
  • $57/Hour/Non-Resident
  • $55/Hour/Resident if reserved less than 2 week before the rental
  • $69/Hour/Non-Resident if reserved less than 2 week before the rental


           – Due to high demand reservations will be cancelled if rental payments are not paid within one week after the date the reservation was made.

*Refunds & Cancellations

            – Due to high demand for rentals, refunds can only be given if the rental was cancelled one week prior to the event date. Refunds will not be given if cancellations were made within the week of the event date.

Park Fit Fitness Center
Recreation Room available for Rentals
Teen & Family Lounge Area