Youth Center

youth center

Youth Center 

Become a Member

Whether your children enjoy basketball, outdoor sports, or just spending time with their friends, then you should consider a membership to the Youth Center.  The Youth Center is for ages 7 to 14 (children ages 5 or 6 can enter with an older sibling that holds a membership).  The center provides them with activities and games to pass the time.


Memberships to the Youth Center are $30 per child ($20 for each additional family member) and expire on December 31, of the current year.   All memberships are available at the Recreation Office, 100 E. Flessner, Rantoul.  Assistance is available for memberships through the Kids Foundation.

After school activities

Homework Help
Reading time
Girl Scouts/Boy Scouts
Art time


The Recreation Department offers multiple programs including dance, gymnastics, karate, multiple sports and many more.  For more info on our programs, please see our Activity Guide. 

After School Transportation

The Youth Center will no longer provide transportation from the city schools, please contact your child's school on pick-up arrangements.

Summer Food Service Program

Summer Food Program

The Summer Food Program is offered to all children 18 & under, this a free lunch program held at the Rantoul Youth Center, 1306 Country Club Ln, Rantoul, IL.  Monday thru Friday, May 24, 2021 to Aug 14, 2021.  The U. S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discriminations against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of  race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.  (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities)

Meals can be picked up or the child can eat at the Youth Center