The Braidwood Recreation Club will hold its’ Annual Meeting and Election on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Club Office.


One Petition was submitted for the Position of Director by Russ Toler. The following Incumbents have chosen to run for re-election as well; Justen Bohac, Rich Bolatto, Mike Foster, and Bud Montana. Election will be for a 3 year term.


The names that will appear on the Ballot for Election will be; Justen Bohac, Rich Bolatto, Mike Foster, Bud Montana, and Russ Toler.


No Petitions for By-Law Changes were submitted.


Voting hours for Resident Members will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. There is one vote per Membership. The Annual Meeting will begin at 7 p.m.


There will be no processing of Club Dues on this day.



Board of Directors

Braidwood Recreation Club

 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.

 The Board of Directors has made a decision to allow Golf Carts to be used on Club grounds other than on the Golf Course. Please click on the Golf Cart Rules below to view the list of rules that must be followed.

Golf Carts must be inspected and Certificate of Insurance provided annually before cart tag can be purchased.

Appointments are required and may be made by phoning the Club Office at (815) 458-2150.

Golf Cart Rules

Rules for Use of Golf Carts.pdf Mar 28, 2018 2:00 PM

2018 Newsletter

2018 Newsletter.pdf Apr 19, 2018 8:32 PM


Braidwood Recreation Club Annual Meeting and Re-Organization Meeting


The Braidwood Recreation Club held its Annual Meeting on January 13, 2018. Four Directors were up for re-election, Incumbent Michael Faletti, Jr. chose to Retire from the Board of Directors after 15 years.

Incumbents Dan Koslowski, Rich Friddle, and Allen Crisco as well as Petitioners Tyler Geiss and Troy Ehringer, Sr. were placed on the ballot.


180 votes were cast with the following results; Dan Koslowski 108, Rich Friddle 108, Allen Crisco 100, Tyler Geiss 136, Troy Ehringer, Sr. 46. The following four individuals accepted 3 year terms on the Board of Directors; Dan Koslowski, Rich Friddle, Allen Crisco, and Tyler Geiss.


A Re-Organization Meeting was held on January 15, 2018 with the following assignments;


                                   The new Executive Council consists of;

      President – Rich Friddle                             Vice-President – Bud Montana

      Executive Treasurer – Allen Crisco          Executive Secretary – Justen Bohac


                                      Council Assignments are as follows;


                             Administration                                   Dan Belcher

                            Area, Tennis & Winter Sports          Bud Montana                                                       

                            Beach                                                    Tyler Geiss                           

                            Camping                                              Dean Geiss               

                            Concession                                          P.J. O’Reilly, Jr.

                            Fishing                                                 Dan Koslowski

                            Gate & Fence                                       Rich Bolatto

                            Roads                                                    Justen Bohac

                            Pro Shop                                              Frank Perucca

                            Golf                                                      Allen Crisco

                            Membership & Activities                 Mike Foster

Board of Directors, Braidwood Recreation Club


The gates will close for the season on Monday, October 16th. You must have your gate card to gain entry on and after this date.

Newsletters will not be mailed out in 2018, a limited number will be printed and be will available at the Office for pickup.

The Newsletter will be available online on the Club Documents page.

Dues Notices will be mailed out mid December and Dues are payable after January 1st of each year. Dues must be paid by no later than March 1st of each year.