- Northern Illinois to get $8.3 million for state construction projects
- Tree-lighting festival kicks off holiday season in Machesney Park
- Roscoe Boy Scout Troop’s tree stand at new location
- Tips for selecting safe toys for kids this holiday season
- Prayer service for World AIDS Day Nov. 30
- Food Bank joins national #GivingTuesday movement
- Lee Hamilton: What lies ahead for Congress
- Rockford Public Schools faces $8.8 deficit, board OKs flat tax, HR chief
- Literary Hook: A holiday tradition: ‘This Thanksgiving, Remember’
- Cold snap does not negate global warming
Skating: Shamrock Skate public skating session set for March 17
Bring your lucky family and friends for a fun and active St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Carlson Ice Arena’s annual Shamrock Skate from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, March 17.
Carlson Ice Arena is at 4150 N. Perryville Road, Loves Park.
Enjoy ice skating, music by a live DJ, free Learn to Skate lessons, fun decorations and prize drawings.
Admission is $5, which includes skate rental; ages 2 and younger are admitted free. No coupons or passes are accepted.
For more details, visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org/iceskate or call (815) 969-4069. For information about accessibility and adapted equipment for skaters with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.
From the Feb. 29-March 6, 2012, issue