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Turkey Skate set for Nov. 20 at Carlson Ice Arena
Enjoy some exercise with the family while having a “gobblin’ good time” at the annual Turkey Skate special ice skating session from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20, at Rockford Park District’s Carlson Ice Arena.
Enjoy live DJ music while skating, taking a free lesson, turkey bowling, and having pictures taken with “Mr. Turkey” ($2 per photo). Prize drawings will also be part of the fun.
Admission is $5, which includes skate rental; ages 2 and younger admitted free. (No discount coupons accepted for this event.)
Carlson Ice Arena is at 4150 N. Perryville Road (at East Riverside Boulevard) in Loves Park.
Visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org/iceskate, or call (815) 969-4069 for more details. For information about accessibility and adapted skating equipment for people with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.
From the Nov. 16-22, 2011, issue