Mary Lubko Center


The Wheaton Park District Mary Lubko Center isn’t just for seniors; it offers a wide variety of programs for active adults!

The Mary Lubko Center, formally known as the Leisure Center, is conveniently located in downtown Wheaton’s picturesque Memorial Park, home of the bandshell. The Mary Lubko Center building was built in 1888 by Judge Elbert Gary to house his horses and carriages. Friendly staff are available to welcome you, answer questions, and help you get involved.

  • Programs are open to fun-loving adults of all ages
  • You don’t need to be a Wheaton resident to participate – you can bring all your friends
  • Membership: 3,000
  • Number of programs offered yearly: 102!

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Interested in Renting the Mary Lubko Center?

Consider a casual, comfortable space for your next gathering. Rental Details

Programs & Trips

Click on topics listed below to view programs and trips published in our latest issue of MLC News.

Tip: registration codes in the newsletter link to the online registration portal.

Rent This Facility for Your Next Gathering

The Mary Lubko Center is located within Memorial Park on 2.5 beautifully manicured acres. Originally a coach house built in 1888, the Mary Lubko Center offers a casual comfortable space with classic wood-paneled walls, a large stone fireplace, and beautiful views of Memorial Park. It is handicap accessible.

For information about renting this unique space, or to make a reservation, please contact Megann Panek at 630-510-5030 or by email.

Mary Lubko Center Rental Brochure (PDF)