Registration is under way by mail, fax (with credit card) and online for Rockford Park Districts popular Kid Zones summer program for youth ages 5-12. The full-day program runs for nine weekly sessions Monday-Friday, June 13-Aug. 8 at four sites around Rockford and Loves Park. Participants learn about healthy leisure lifestyles while exploring lifelong leisure skill options in their community and enjoying the company of friends old and new.
Activities include golf and tennis clinics, field trips, theme days, games, and arts and crafts. The cost is $90 per week ($60 discounted resident rate). Online registration is available through the Districts Web site, www.rockfordparkdistrict.org (click on Registration). Other registrations are taken through the Sinnissippi Park Office, 1401 N. 2nd St.; Customer Service hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. (open Mondays through July until 6 p.m.), and Saturdays (through July), 8:30 a.m.-noon. Registration brochures are available at Park District offices and facilities, or by calling 987-8800 (TTY, 963-DEAF). For disability support, call 987-1600 (voice/TTY). Fee assistance is available to those meeting program qualifications.
From the May 18-24, 2005, issue