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Program Details


Activities Offered
  • Aerobics
  • Basketball
  • Fitness
  • Various Recreational Activities
  • Various Sports
  • Volleyball
  • Water Aerobics/Exercise
  • Weight Training
Membership Fees
  • Fee to participate in the Program : Fee assistance is available to qualified Evanston residents on a sliding scale according to the number of family members in relation to the total family income. Scholarships are not available for special events or trips. If you are interested in obtaining information about this process, please ask at the Levy Center office.

  • Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes

    The CTA #97 bus stops right in front of the Levy Center. It runs between Westfield Old Orchard and Howard Street. The CTA #93 bus also stops right in front of the Levy Center. It runs from the Dodge/Emerson intersection to Howard Street. The ADA Paratransit Service is for riders whose disability or health condition may prevent them from using a fixed route service such as buses and L trains. This is a shared, curb to curb ride. Please call (312) 681- 3098 for more information.
  • Transportation Provided by the Program: Yes

    The Levy Family donated a 22- passenger bus to shuttle members to and from the Center. The bus does not leave Evanston boundaries and it does not make door-to-door pick-ups or drop-offs.


Levy Center membership is open to adults age 55 years and older. Programs for seniors are held weekdays from 9am to 5pm. Programs for all ages are held in the evening and on the weekends.

Membership in the new Fitness Room has proven to be a very popular option for seniors, while younger adults may purchase a Fitness Room pass valid on evenings and weekends. Drop-in basketball and volleyball programs also have been added to the schedule of activities for seniors.

Exercise classes and Health & Wellness classes
Levy Center members pay a discounted fee for those classes which limit participation to those age 55 and older. Regular fees apply for classes geared to adults of all ages.