Golf season kick-off event at Aldeen Golf Club April 12

Online Staff Report

The public is invited to Rockford Park District’s annual free golf season kick-off from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, April 12, at Aldeen Golf Club Practice Centre, 1902 Reid Farm Road, Rockford (in case of inclement weather, the event will be in the Aldeen Club House).

This year’s event will feature the following opportunities for golfers:

• Get tips from Rockford Park District PGA professionals;

• Have golf clubs repaired;

• Have junior golf clubs fitted;

• Participate in putting and chipping contests;

• Chat with Riverside Community Bank representatives about banking needs;

• Learn about Park District golf lessons and tournaments, and the July 18 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 2014 Rockford Park District four-course golf season permit.

Those attending the event can also enjoy the B103 radio live remote, golf giveaways, and light snacks and refreshments.

For more about Rockford Park District golf courses, lessons, clinics, camps and tournaments, visit, or call (815) 987-8800.

Posted April 9, 2014

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