Golf course openings set

Winnebago County golf courses Atwood Homestead, The Ledges and Macktown are scheduled to open for the season Wednesday, March 23, weather permitting.

The Winnebago County Forest Preserve District office will be open on two Saturdays, March 26 and April 2, from 8 a.m. to noon to sell Premier season golf passes and Student Player Cards. Also, equestrian permits and shelterhouse reservations will be available. More info: (815) 877-6100 or visit

Rockford Park District courses tentatively are scheduled to open Friday, April 1. However, Aldeen and Elliot could open sooner depending upon the weather.

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