Outdoor softball at Melas Park from May through September. Game days Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays - weather permitting. Located at 1500 W Central Rd, Arlington Heights.
Indoor softball at the Schaumburg Sports Center from late October through April. Game days Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Located at 1141 W Irving Park Rd, Schaumburg 847/891-1266.
Indoor softball at the Rosemont Dome from late October through April. Game days Tuesday and Friday. Located at 34 Jennie Finch Way. 847/993-8458.
We're proud to have participated in a news segment captured by channel 2 CBS News back in September 2016. Take a couple minutes and watch as we 'Balk at Hanging It Up', https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2016/09/23/senior-softball-players-balk-at-hanging-it-up/
Ages 50+ 12 inch softball played on respective days per location. Fields open 8:30AM, Batting practice at 9:00AM, Game time 10:00AM til 12:30PM.
Join us at Melas Park - pay $5/day or sign up for season at highly discounted rate ($60 for 2019) - which typically includes a picnic (or two) and a baseball cap. Annual registration forms were emailed early spring to returning members. New applicants may request a form - see the COMMITTEE page for contact info. Schaumburg and Rosemont are pay at the door per day ($4 and $5 respectively).
Looking for fun, exercise, camaraderie or just love of the game. Not sure if it's for you? Come on out and just visit, or bring your mitt and bat and join the fun. No pre-registration required. No set rosters or teams - Drop In concept.
At Melas Park each game day a decision will be made considering weather. A message is recorded on our Hotline Number to indicate Game On or Game Canceled.
Generally by 7:00AM our hotline is updated for the day. Call 847/577-3003 extension 6 for the prerecorded message.
In addition to the Hotline recording an email is generally sent out to the registered Melas Park ballplayers and this website is updated ONLY IF THE DAY'S GAMES ARE CANCELED.