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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.
Doty Park Sprayground Closing Date
The Doty Park Sprayground will be open until September 30, 2018, the hours are still 11 am – 8 pm. After this date, the facility will be shut down as the temps start to fall and we focus on our Winter operations at Doty Park. Thank you for a great season and we look forward […]
All About Lawn Rust
You may have noticed a rust dust on your shoes or pets feet while walking in the grass this time of year in the parks. The culprit is lawn rust. Lawn rust is a fungus that grows on bluegrass or ryegrass. This fungus is mostly cosmetic, […]
FITNESS COURT OPENS IN BELVIDERE
FREE OUTDOOR FITNESS COURT OPENS IN BELVIDERE Launch Party and Fitness Court Challenge Come to Illinois BELVIDERE, Illinois – June 15, 2018 – OSF HealthCare has partnered with National Fitness Campaign (NFC), inventors of the Fitness Court®, and Belvidere Park District, to install and activate a state-of-the-art outdoor gym facility for all ages at […]
Special Recreation Craft & Vendor Fair 2018
The Belvidere Park District Special Recreation will be hosting their annual Craft and Vendor fair on October 20, 2018. If you would like to be a vendor please download the application here Vendor Application 2018 For more information please contact Katie Humphrey at 815-547-5711 Ext 14 Belvidere Park District Special Recreation Facility 6581 Revlon Dr, Belvidere, […]
Board approves new non-resident fee policy
On June 12, 2018, the Belvidere Township Park District Board approved a new non-resident fee policy. Individuals residing outside of the Belvidere Park District boundaries are required to pay the non-resident fees. The districts old policy was non-residents fee would be 50% higher than the resident fee. This revision would help make us more competitive in […]