Dolphin Station

Dolphin Station is a cooperative venture between the Oak Brook Park District and Butler Community School District 53, providing before and after school supervision for games, homework/reading time, socialization, and other activities.


Registration for this program will be through the Oak Brook Park District. Open registration runs from March-July, and is based on availability begining in August. The program has flexible options to meet the needs of our families. Please read the parent handbook for more detailed information and contact Kim Catris at 630-645-9516 if you have any questions.

You may hold your child(ren)'s place online with your $50 reservation fee (one per family) at This fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. Participation in the program will not begin until the appropriate registration form is received by the park distrtict. Reserve your space online!

To register complete the Oak Brook Park District Dolphin Station Registration form; fax, email, or drop off in person with $50 reservation fee (one per family). Online registration is not available for this program. Please read the Parent Handbook and complete the Program Participant forms (one for each child). All registration questions are to be directed to the Park District at registration [at] or by calling 630-645-9590, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. If you would like to view current year information, please contact Kathy Chartrand at registration [at] or by calling 630-645-9590.


Dolphin Station follows the school calendar for District 53. We are closed when school is not in session and on School Improvement Days (early dismissal days). These days are not included in the fees charged for the program.


Dolphin Station is held at the Oak Brook Park District. 

Dolphin Station Program Hours
Before School...7:15am-8:15am
After School...3:30pm-6pm
Program Dates follow the school calendar.


2021-2022 Program Fees

DurationSession1 Child2 ChildrenAnnual (1st child)
5 DayAM & PM$510$459$4590
 Only AM$170$153$1530
 Only PM$340$306$3060
4 DayAM & PM$408$367$3672
 Only AM$136$122$1224
 Only PM$272$245$2448
3 DayAM & PM$306$275$2754
 Only AM$102$92$918
 Only PM$204$184$1836
2 DayAM & PM$204$184$1836
 Only AM$68$61$612
 Only PM$136$122$1224