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About Belvidere Special Recreation Cooperative Partnership

Belvidere Park District Special Recreation and Northlands Association for Special Recreation (NASR) is a cooperative partnership between the Belvidere, Freeport, and Rockford Park Districts (referred to as a member district). 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.



Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Dance

The Special Events staff are currently taking registration for the Annual Daddy Daughter Sweetheart Dance taking place on February 2nd at Rivers Edge Recreation Center. This event is always a highlight of many dads out there who get to spend an evening with their daughters that create lasting memories through the years. Pre-registration is required.  The fee […]

2019 Board Meeting Schedule Set

The Belvidere Park District has set their 2019 Board Schedule for the 2019 year. Meeting are held at 5:00 pm twice a month every other Tuesday. Meeting are held at the Baltic Mill Conference room at 920 W. Lincoln Ave unless otherwise stated on the schedule. Agenda’s and Minutes for the meeting as well as the […]

Winterizing Bathrooms

With the continued cold temperatures we will begin restroom and drinking fountain shut downs in all of the parks beginning October 16, 2018.  The shutdowns should be complete by the end of the week. Baltic Mill, MC, PF, and Doty will remain open until October 31. From October 31 through April 1 the only exterior […]

BPD Receives Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award

Belvidere Park District Receives Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award Jeff Ellis & Associates, Inc. awarded the William Grady Pool of the Belvidere Park District the prestigious Platinum International Aquatic Safety Award. The award is given to aquatic facilities recognized as a model of risk management and aquatic safety and demonstrates that the facility consistently exceeds […]

Tree Removal In Park

Many of you that frequent the Belvidere Park may have noticed white X’s on trees. The trees identified with white X’s have had risk assessments performed and have been slated for removal. The document below provides the detail of the assessment and why the trees must be removed. The trees in our parks are of […]

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  1. Let It Glow

    January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Cookies & Canvas (Ages 5-13)

    January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  3. Team Day Theme Skate

    February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. Daddy/Daughter Sweetheart Dance

    February 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Schools Out Camp

    February 15