Jane Addams Center

The Jane Addams Center, located at 95 Jack Benny Drive in Waukegan, is named in honor of Jane Addams, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and co-founder of the Joseph T. Bowen Country Club. The Jane Addams Center has a maximum capacity of 100 individuals and is ideal for family reunions, group parties, religious services, or meetings. For more information and to reserve the building, contact Jonathan Cochrane at jcochrane@waukeganparks.org or (847) 360-4708.

Rental Information

Rental Rates
Weekdays (Mon – Fri)$40 per hour
Weekends (Sat & Sun)4 hrs or less$81 per hour
Weekends (Sat & Sun)5+ hrs$71 per hour
  • The kitchen is available for a $75 flat fee. A valid identification and security deposit of $150 is required to secure a rental date.
  • Renter must be at least 21 years old to reserve a date.
  • Please note, if you are planning a youth party (any event for ages 13-20 years), a police presence is required for an additional fee of $67 per hour.
  • Reservations are accepted year round for this facility.