Trout Day is Saturday, April 4th; As the Office is closed until 4/7/20, if you have a 2019 boat decal on your boat, you may enter the Club; new decal must be purchased when the Office re-opens.

Per State Regulations, Golf Course is closed until further notice. (3/27/20)

As per State Regulations, the Office is closed until April 7, 2020.

The Club is open as usual, as we have not received any directive from either the State of Illinois or Will County that we are required to limit access.
Due to the ongoing health concerns surrounding the spread of coronavirus, and in order to protect the health of our membership, we will not be holding New Member Group Interviews this season. Instead, all new memberships will be issued via mail.
New Membership letters as well as Transfer Approvals have been mailed on 3/19/20. When you receive your letter, please follow the instructions carefully in order to obtain your membership. Please mail all requested documents promptly and your new membership credentials will be mailed to you after processing. Payments will be accepted by check, money order, or cashiers check only.



BRC and Silver Oaks is Hiring for the 2020 Season

Concession Stand - Must be at least 16. Open daily 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Duties include stocking, cleaning, food prep, and customer service. One individual will be hired as an Assistant Manager.

Custodians - Must be at least 16 and be open to a flexible schedule.

Certified Lifeguards - All applicants must be CPR and Lifeguard Certified and be at least 16 years old. Proof of certification MUST be provided at time of application.

Gate Guards - Average 5 hour shifts.

Pro Shop Clerks - Must be 21 years old. Duties include stocking, cleaning, and customer service. Must have open availability for holidays, days, evenings, and weekends.

Click below for an application. Please return to Club Office during normal business hours.


2020 Dues Notices were mailed on 12/18/19. Dues must be paid by March 1, 2020. Please call the Office at

(815) 458-2150 prior to 2/22/19 if you feel that you may be having difficulties making payment by the due date.

If you have misplaced your Dues Notice, click here to print another.

Dues Notice 2020.pdf

Braidwood Recreation Club Annual Meeting and Re-Organization Meeting


The Braidwood Recreation Club held its Annual Meeting on January 11, 2020. The names of three Incumbent Directors; Frank Perucca, P.J. O’Reilly, and Dan Belcher along with Petitioners Troy Ehringer Sr. and Rich Bolatto were placed on the ballot. Incumbent Director Dean Geiss retired from the Board and chose not to run for re-election.


157 votes were cast with the following results; Frank Perucca 69 votes, P.J. O’Reilly 87 votes, Dan Belcher 99 votes, Troy Ehringer, Sr. 75 votes, and Rich Bolatto 92 votes. The following four individuals accepted 3 year terms on the Board of Directors; P.J. O’Reilly, Dan Belcher, Troy Ehringer, Sr., and Rich Bolatto.


A Re-Organization Meeting was held on January 14, 2020 with the following assignments;


The new Executive Council consists of;

            President – Justen Bohac                            Vice-President – Russ Toler

            Executive Treasurer – Allen Crisco          Executive Secretary – Tyler Geiss


Council Assignments are as follows;


                        Council                                                                                  Director

                        Administration                                                                    Dan Belcher                                                                                        Area, Tennis & Winter Sports                                           Bud Montana                                                                                      Beach                                                                                     Troy Ehringer                                  

                        Camping                                                                               Rich Bolatto             

                        Concession                                                                           Dan Koslowski

                        Fishing                                                                                  Tyler Geiss

                        Gate & Fence                                                                        PJ O’Reilly

                        Roads                                                                                     Russ Toler

                        Pro Shop                                                                                Rich Friddle

                        Golf                                                                                        Allen Crisco

                        Membership & Activities                                                  Mike Foster



Board of Directors, Braidwood Recreation Club  



Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Illinois

Law Enforcement Torch Run

Saturday, March 14th - Check in 10:00 A.M. to 11:45 A.M.


Event Starts at 12:00 Noon and ends at 2:00 P.M.

Register today at

Click here for flyer

Contact; Patty Welsh at or (708) 929-2113

Click Here for a printable flyer

2020 Polar Plunge poster_11x17_Braidwood.pdf

 As of 11/7/18, there will be no savings of parking spots on "Fireworks Day" or any day of the year, unless you are physically sitting or standing in 1 spot.

No claiming of picnic spots until midnight of the night before.