Rockford Park District’s Carlson Ice Arena will host the annual Skate With Santa public ice skating session from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 15.
The family-friendly fun will include free skating lessons, prize drawings, pictures taken with Santa ($2 per photo) and holiday music by a DJ.
Admission including skate rental is $5; children ages 2 and younger are admitted free. (Discount coupons not accepted for this event.) Adapted equipment is available for skaters with disabilities.
Sapora Playworld becomes Gingerbread World — Santa’s Workshop from noon to 5 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, where children ages 1-12 can play all afternoon, join in holiday games, arts and crafts, cookie decorating, and have their pictures taken with Santa ($2 per photo). The three-story indoor playground is inside Carlson Ice Arena, 4150 N. Perryville Road, Loves Park, Ill. Admission is $5 for children ages 3-12, $2 for ages 1-2. (Discount coupons not accepted for this event.)
Special Skate ’N Play offer — attend both the skating and Playworld special events Dec. 15 for $7 per person.
For more information, visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org or call Carlson Ice Arena at (815) 969-4069 or Sapora Playworld at (815) 969-4082. For information about accessibility for people with disabilities, call (815) 987-8800.
From the Dec. 12-18, 2012, issue