Ela Township Youth Program
380 Surryse Rd., Lake Zurich, IL. 60047

Hours:  Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.



Director of Youth Services: Chris Urry

Assistant Youth Program Director: Steven MacDonald 
Youth Program Staff: Felipa Salgado

The mission of Ela Township Youth Program is to provide comprehensive and innovative programs that serve all youth in our community, our programs assist children in reaching their full potential as healthy and well-adjusted individuals.


Homework Club

Cool Creations Club


Shooting Stars Summer Program

Safe Sitter Program

Ela Township Middle School Club

Volunteer Opportunities

Ela Coalition Against Youth Substance Abuse



Be a Holiday Hero to a Child!

Select a mitten from the Giving Tree at the Ela Community Center at 380 Surryse Rd. in Lake Zurich and purchase a gift for a township child in need. Gifts are limited to $20 per child. Please bring your unwrapped gift to the center by Monday, Dec. 19. No time to stop...

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Youth Winter Break Registration

Youth Program Winter Break Schedule ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM Ela Township children in kindergarten through fifth grade can participate in our winter break activities from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on days listed below. Each day costs $10 per child. Register and pay in person...

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