The Rockford Police Department will be hosting its third annual summer safety camp for kids that will be entering fourth and fifth grades this fall. These camps are in partnership with the Rockford Fire Department and Rockford Park District.
The purpose of these camps is to teach children how to safely have fun during the summer in responsible ways. Activities will include bicycle safety, fire safety, water safety, animal safety, and internet safety.
The camps are held over two-day sessions from 12-4 p.m. at the following locations on the following dates:
- June 7-8 – Providence Missionary Baptist Church,2209 Clifton Avenue
- August 2-3 – New Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 604 Salter Avenue
August 4-5 – Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 3300 Rural Street
- August 9-10 – Rockford First Church, 950 Spring Creek Road
Attendance to these camps is free and snacks will be provided for the children.