Teens ages 13-15 interested in self-development and working with children are invited to enroll in Rockford Park Districts Junior Leader Camp this summer. Teens will learn leadership skills, art, recreation, sports, how to teach cooperative games, as well as basic group planning and communication skills. The camp, which will be used as a feeder for the Summer Playgrounds Junior Leader Volunteer Program, will be June 11-17, 1-5 p.m. at Patriots Gateway Center; registration fee is $45 ($30 discounted resident rate). Teens selected after completing camp will be assigned to work at one of the Park District summer playground sites.
Registration ends May 20 by mail, fax (with credit card), or in person at the Park District Sinnissippi Park Office, 1401 N. 2nd St. Program details and registration form available online at www.rockfordparkdistrict.org (click on Registration), or by calling 987-1600 (voice/TTY). For disability support, call 987-1600 (voice/TTY).
From the May 4-10, 2005, issue