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Free youth sports open house April 12 at Carlson Ice Arena
Online Staff Report
LOVES PARK, Ill. — Rockford Park District will hold a free youth sports registration open house from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 12, at Carlson Ice Arena, 4150 N. Perryville Road, Loves Park, Ill., where parents of children ages 3-18 can learn more about Rockford Park District’s youth sports programs — NFL Flag Football, NFL Cheer, Tennis, F.I.R.E. Track & Field, and Sports Camps — which provide quality, fun recreational opportunities where youth learn and develop sports and leisure skills they can enjoy for a lifetime.
Coaches and volunteers will be on hand to provide information and answer questions about the programs, and information will be available at the event for those interested in becoming a coach or volunteer.
Free giveaways and special drawings for Park District facility admission tickets will also be held. Information will also be available about this year’s May 17 Rockford Football Training Camp at Rockford Auburn High School, where a featured special guest appearance is scheduled with Tim Jennings of the Chicago Bears.
For more about Park District youth sports programs, visit www.rockfordparkdistrict.org/youthsports, or call Park District Customer Service at (815) 987-8800.
Posted April 9, 2014