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 or by calling 630-645-9590, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. If you would like to view current year information, please contact Kathy Chartrand 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. 


2022-2023 Program Fees

DurationSession1 Child2 ChildrenAnnual (1st child)
5 DayAM & PM$536$482$4,820
 Only AM$179$161$1,607
 Only PM$357$321$3,213
4 DayAM & PM$428$386$3,856
 Only AM$143$129$1,285
 Only PM$286$257$2,570
3 DayAM & PM$321$289$2,892
 Only AM$107$96$964
 Only PM$214$193$1,928
2 DayAM & PM$214$193$1,928
 Only AM$71$64$643
 Only PM$143$129$1,285


During each live/interactive class, your favorite teachers from Music Together of Oak Brook will lead activities for you and your whole family to sing, play, and jam along to. Classes are appropriate for children under 5, but the whole family is welcome to participate!

All nature programs are part of a cooperative agreement between the Oak Brook Park District and the Oakbrook Terrace Park District.

Have your child try a new activity, learn a new hobby, or or get more involved in art.

Dolphin Station is our Before and After School Care program.