ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- The Rockford Park District's updated Parks & Facilities Guide is available free of charge at Park District Customer Service, facilities, and online at www.rockfordparkdistrict.org, in the Program Guide Books section.
The 48-page Guide is a handy 9 x 5-inch size designed to be a
multi-year reference, and contains information on Park District parks,
facilities, and museums, attractions, community centers, fee assistance for
children and people with disabilities, volunteer and employment
opportunities, the Park Watch program, parks and spray pads, recreation
paths, dog parks, and other specialty parks and activities. The Guide is a
reference for facility rental offerings, and also provides details on
obtaining permits for activities such as reserving an area of a park, picnic
shelters and areas, special use of a park, flying model airplanes, garden
plot rentals, and metal detecting.
For more information on Rockford Park District parks and
facilities, visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org. The Park District offers inclusion
services for youth and adults with disabilities to successfully participate
in programs; for information on accessibility, programs, Paralympic and
adapted sports, and support for people with disabilities, visit
or call 815-987-8800 (for TTY users, 888-871-6171). Customer Service
locations are 401 S. Main St. at the Webbs Norman Center in downtown
Rockford, and at Carlson Ice Arena, Riverside and Perryville in Loves Park;
the Customer Service phone number is 815-987-8800.