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About NASR-Belvidere

Northlands Association for Special Recreation (NASR) is a cooperative partnership between the Belvidere, Freeport, and Rockford Park Districts (referred to as a member district). NASR Programs are open to any individual with a disability-related special need such as physical, mental, and developmental disabilities, and persons with mental illness, behavior disorders, visual or hearing impairments. Member district residents are invited to participate in specialty/therapeutic (TR) programs offered through any member district at the resident rate. For participation in inclusion services at a member district other than your own, you must pay the non-resident rate for that specific program.


Comcast Cares Cleanup Day

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  […]

Illinois Spring Trout Fishing Season 4/7

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 […]

#2 Interpretive Hike Scheduled 3/10/18

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 […]

Bonus Week at the Ice Rink – 1 more week !

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 […]

Interpretive Hike Scheduled Feb 24th

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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  1. Pool Passes – Spring Special Rate

    February 1 - May 4
  2. Tumbling

    February 6 - April 24
  3. Craft Night

    April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. Preschool Annual Art Fair

    April 25 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  5. Kickball 4 Cans

    April 30 - May 4