Golf: Park District offers 2012 golf guide, ‘Rockford Golfs!’

Staff Report

Rockford Park District’s 2012 golf guide, Rockford Golfs!, is available free of charge at Park District Customer Service, golf courses, facilities and viewable/downloadable online at

The 16-page guide contains features about a variety of topics, including season permit descriptions and fees, the Riverside Community Bank Spring Golf Kick-off event at Elliot Golf Course March 24, a list of 2012 tournaments and special events, as well as information about private lessons, the new PGA Youth Academy, environmental initiatives at the courses, and the new terrace addition at Aldeen Golf Club.

A brochure detailing 2012 Park District group golf lessons and clinics for all ages, as well as Girls’ LPGA and Boys’ PGA academy program offerings is included as an insert in the guide.

Lesson, clinic and tournament registrations are open at (click “Register Now”) for most golf activities; registration forms and information about fee assistance are also included in the brochure.

Registrations are also accepted by mail, fax (with credit card payment), and at both Park District Customer Service locations (downtown Rockford, and at Carlson Ice Arena, Riverside and Perryville in Loves Park).

For more about Park District golf, including information about accessibility, programs and support for golfers with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.

From the March 7-13, 2012, issue

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