COVID-19

Naval Station Great Lakes COVID-19 Update


This is your one stop for current operating information. 
Last Updated on August 4, 2020

Child Development Center (CDC) Bldg. 2700 will close on Tuesday, August 4.  That facility will remain closed for 7-10 days for health precautions and deep cleaning. Bldg. 2700 operations will transition to Bldg. 3110,  starting on Wednesday, August 5 until further notice. We will continue to work this issue and will make regular updates to all those directly involved.

Morale, Welfare & Recreation (MWR)

All MWR facilities have detailed reset/recovery plans in place and upon approval from higher authority, we will open back up again when it is safe for both our staff & customers.  The following MWR programs and services are open back up, at least on a limited basis.  Please continue to check back for frequent updates.


 

‚ÄčNUNN BEACH IS OPEN

Hours: Fri, Sat & Sun: Noon-6pm Weather and Water Quality Permitting

Click here for all the details.

 

‚ÄčLIBRARY CURBSIDE PICKUP

Open to all eligible library users: active duty, dependents, DoD civilians and contractors, reservists and retirees. Click here for all the details. Our online catalog: https://eosfcweb01.eosfc-intl.net/N30012/OPAC/Index.aspx

 


ZAPPERS 236, 616 & 621 are OPEN

Hours: 7:45-11:30am

Click here for all the details. 

 

SPORTS & FITNESS EQUIPMENT RENTAL at the EPICENTER 
Hours: Mon-Fri: 4-8pm; Sat & Sun: 2-6pm

Walk-up or Email Reservations: Contact Sports and Fitness via Email: grlkmwrsportsand.fct@navy.mil for a reservation, or walk into front entrance of the Epicenter, Bldg. 525 during the hours listed above. All equipment is checked out for a maximum of 24 hours except on weekends, which has a max of 72 hours. For more details and a list of what is available, click here.
 

MWR RECREATIONAL GREEN SPACES OPEN (parks, beach, sports fields, playgrounds)

For a full listing of all the recreation and green spaces opening, click here.
 

SPINZ Restaurant at the EPICENTER: Delivery and Pick-up

Full Menu Available! 
Hours: Mon-Fri: 4-8pm; Sat & Sun: 2-8pm
To order: Call 847-688-7898 or Download our “Dine On The Go - Midlant” App by texting DOTGMA to 33733. For menu and details: Click Here

 

EPICENTER PATIO - serving a full SPINZ menu

Come relax and grab a bite to eat with your friends while social distancing on our outdoor patio!
Hours: Mon-Fri: 4-8pm; Sat & Sun: 2-8pm


The Great Lakes Marina & Outdoor Rentals

Enjoy the lakefront!
Hours: Sun.-Sat.: 8:30am-4:30pm 
Click here for the limited services and rentals that are available. Please review them thoroughly prior to arriving.

 

Veterans Memorial Golf Course is OPEN

Advanced Reservation Required. Call 847-688-4593 to book a tee time!
Hours: Golf Course: Weekdays: 6:30am-7pm; Weekends & Holidays: 6am-7pm
Buckley's Restaurant: Mon & Tues: 11am-6pm; Wed & Thurs: 11am-8pm; Fri: 11am-6pm; Sat, Sun & Holidays: 10am-6pm 
For more details Click Here

 


MWR will continue with our local virtual recreation programming and other Navy wide virtual programming via our Facebook page. To see what's going on, go to our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/MWRGreatLakes

 


Are you looking for something to do while stuck at home? Let us help you make your time at home more enjoyable and productive! 
https://www.navymwrmidlant.com/athome

 

Child & Youth Programs (CYP) and
School Liaison Program (SLO)

Child Development Center (CDC) Bldg. 2700 will close on Tuesday, August 4.  That facility will remain closed for 7-10 days for health precautions and deep cleaning. Bldg. 2700 operations will transition to Bldg. 3110,  starting on Wednesday, August 5 until further notice. We will continue to work this issue and will make regular updates to all those directly involved.

 

CYP operations are OPEN and at Level 2

All CDC operations are consolidated into Building 2700 and School Age Care is in Bldg. 8190.
Hours of Care: Mon-Fri: 6am-6pm

 

Non-medical counseling for youth now available by video, click here for more information. 

CYP-CYES Online Resources Elementary-Secondary

CYP-CYES Online Resources Secondary

 

Great Lakes School Liaison Program

Great Lakes Community School Start Updates

As of July 30, 2020

 

Fleet & Family Service Center (FFSC)

The Fleet & Family Service Center Building is Closed

For assistance with an urgent situation, please use the following phone numbers: FFSC We Can Still Help PDF

MyNavy Family App Information Sheet
 

Family Advocacy Program (FAP): 847-707-4780

Sailor Assistance and Intercept for Life (SAIL): 847-707-4780

Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program (SAPR): 847-343-8132

Counseling; Tri-Care or Military One Source: 800-342-9647

Emergency Financial Assistance, contact the American Red Cross: 877-272-7337

 

Resources:
MilTax 2020 Service Member Flyer

MilLife Learning Fact Sheet

Coping with COVID-19 Financial Stress

Stress Busting Workbook

COVID Resources

Live Well Resiliency Webinar

Quick Fixes for a Bad Mood

Love Every Day Flyer

New Parent Support COVID Flyer


FFSC August Webinars

Career Fair
Parenting
PreSep
Life Skills
Personal Finance

Job Search

 

Navy Exchange (NEX)

The Navy Exchange is OPEN

Currently providing modified services throughout the base.
NEX Complex: Update August 4

Barber Shop Update August 4

Commissary

The Commissary is OPEN

No Early Bird Hours.
Special hours for elderly (60+), pregnant, and disabled: Sun/Wed: 10-11am

Sun: 11am-6pm
Mon: CLOSED
Tues: 10am-7pm
Wed: 11am-7pm
Thurs: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-7pm
Sat: 8am-7pm
Extra precautions being taken at the Commissary

Galley

The Galley is OPEN

Hours:

Mon-Fri: 5-7am; 10:30am-12:45pm; 4:45-630pm & 11:30pm-1:30am
Sat, Sun & Holiday's: 6:30-8am; 9am-Noon & 4-5:30pm

Navy Gateway Inns & Suites (NGIS) / Family Housing

Navy Gateway Inns & Suites and Family Housing are OPEN

 

Navy Gateway Inn & Suites
24-Hour Operation - Front Desk: 847-688-6675
Note: room service two days per week.

 

Family Housing
Housing Office closed to walk-in customers. Call: 847-688-3440
Only urgent/emergency maintenance service requests are being performed, all routine maintenance is suspended. Call: 847-689-4312.