District News

Heritage Days 6/21 – 6/24

June 18, 2018

Belvidere Park District is ready to celebrate Heritage Days! Events start Thursday 21st and run through June 24th. The Belvidere Park District will be hosting a couple events during the 4-day event.  A movie will be set up at Doty Park located at 365 W. Locust Street. The movie will start at 9 pm and […]

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NASR’s Teen University 2018

June 12, 2018

New this summer for the NASR program is a specially designed camp for teens. Teen campers will enjoy the same University theme this summer. Teen Univerity activities and trips will be more age appropriate while the teen campers spend time working together in group activities and hanging out with friends, and learning to develop positive social skills.

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Summer Reading Program

June 12, 2018

Camp Compass was the recipient of a summer reading program grant received from school teachers at District #100.  District #100 teachers will be attending camp starting June 4th for 4 weeks. The teachers read to kids in groups and afterward the kids were able to pick out a book for themselves.  We always love programs that help and […]

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WGP – Golden Guard Award

June 8, 2018

The Belvidere Park District is proud to announce that William Grady Pool lifeguard Maddie Visser has been recognized as a Golden Guard from Jeff Ellis & Associates. They are the nations leading organization in aquatic training and safety management. Visser received this honor during a recent safety audit by Jeff Ellis & Associates and the […]

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Six Flags Tickets Now Available

May 15, 2018

The Belvidere Park District now has Six Flags Tickets available A daily general admission ticket is $49.00 each A season pass is $81.50 each. CASH ONLY for G.A. ticket sales and tickets can be purchased at Rivers Edge Recreation Center.  

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Comcast Cares Cleanup Day

April 13, 2018

There is still time to volunteer for the Comcast Cares Day 2018 Boone County Community Cleanup. You can volunteer to help your community by responding to this email with your name, t-shirt size and lunch choice (ham, turkey, roast beef or veggie) and your work site preference if any, or by registering online at  https://www.comcastinthecommunity.com/Project/Detail?projectId=9818  […]

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Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season 4/7

March 16, 2018

Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season Opens April 7 Spring Catch-and-Release Fly Fishing Season Opens March 24 at Select Sites SPRINGFIELD, IL – The 2018 Illinois Spring Trout fishing season is just a few weeks away. Anglers will need both a fishing license and an Inland Trout Stamp to participate, unless they are under the age […]

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#2 Interpretive Hike Scheduled 3/10/18

March 5, 2018

The public is invited to join Parks & Conservation Foundation volunteers to explore the Kishwaukee Valley Conservation Area on Saturday, March 10th. This event will take about 1.5 hours & starts at 10:00 AM. Participants should enter the site at 9416 US Highway 20, Garden Prairie – look for Kishwaukee Valley Conservation Area sign along […]

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Bonus Week at the Ice Rink – 1 more week !

March 1, 2018

The Riverside Ice Arena will be extending its season for one more week! During the week of March 5th-March 11th, come out and skate for free and enjoy free skate rentals as well. Please see our Rainout Line mobile app or check the BPD website for skating hours. Also, rink rentals have been cut in […]

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Interpretive Hike Scheduled Feb 24th

February 19, 2018

The public is invited to join Parks & Conservation Foundation volunteers to explore the Ballard Farm Conservation Area on Saturday, Feb. 24th. This event will take about 1.5 hours & starts at Noon. Participants should enter the site at 7431 Shaw Rd., Belvidere. The hike features a behind the scenes look at conservation efforts. Learn […]

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