Park District’s golf season kick-off at Riverside Community Bank March 23

• Putting tips, information about lessons offered at free event

Staff Report

The public is invited to Rockford Park District’s annual free golf season kick-off event hosted by Riverside Community Bank, a longtime partner of the Park District, Saturday, March 23, from 9 a.m. until noon, at the Perryville and Riverside location in Rockford.

This year’s event will feature opportunities for golfers and attendees to get a quick putting tip from a PGA professional; learn about Park District golf lessons and tournaments, and the Aug. 12 Great Golf Ball Drop event; pick up information about the Rockford Area Men’s Golf Association and the Aldeen Men’s Golf Association; and sign up to win a 2013 Rockford Park District four-course golf season permit.

For more about Rockford Park District golf courses, lessons, clinics, camps and tournaments, visit, or call (815) 987-8800, where information about accessibility and programs for golfers with disabilities is also available.

From the March 20-26, 2013, issue

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