A full refund, minus a $5 service charge, will be processed for refund requests received 10 days prior to the start of the program. Refund requests received less than 10 days prior to the start of a program and prior to the 3rd class session will be granted a 50% refund minus a $5 service charge. Program supplies and other nonrefundable materials will be deducted from the refund total. Refunds are not given for special events unless the event is canceled by the Palatine Park District. Refunds for trips will not be given unless the Park District cancels the trip or the Park District can fill the spot with a patron from the trip's wait list. Refund payment will be made by check for payments made by cash or check within 14-21 business days of refund request. Payment by credit card will be applied back to the original card. Special refund policies apply to several different programs. If there is a variation of this policy it will be noted next to the program information. Refunds of less than $5 will not be processed.