NFL Flag Football registration open house set for Sept. 6

Online Staff Report

Rockford Park District will hold a registration open house event for its NFL Flag Football fall season youth program from 10 a.m. until noon, Saturday, Sept. 6, at Carlson Ice Arena, Perryville and Riverside, Loves Park, Illinois.

Registration is open online at (click My RPD), by fax (with credit card), by mail, and at both Park District Customer Service locations: Webbs Norman Center in downtown Rockford, and at Carlson Ice Arena in Loves Park.

NFL Flag Football leagues are for boys and girls ages 5-8 and 9-11, and include weekly Saturday games Sept. 13-Oct. 25 at Brown Park in northwest Rockford (practice locations vary); the season consists of six to eight games, plus playoffs. All participants will receive an official NFL Flag Football jersey, trophy, set of flags, and NFL certificate, as well as a field trip. The registration fee is $85 ($95 non-resident) per player. Fee assistance may be available to eligible residents.

More about the NFL Flag Football program is available in the Park District’s 2014/2015 Fall/Winter Program Guide, now available online at, and at Park District offices and facilities. Details are also available from the Rockford Park District Youth Sports office at (815) 962-7469, or Customer Service at (815) 987-8800; information about inclusion support for participants with disabilities is also available from Customer Service.

Posted Sept. 3, 2014

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