The Rockford Police Department will celebrate the opening of the first home of the Resident Officer program with a kick-off “ROCK on the Block” party. Neighbors will have the opportunity to meet each other, and their Resident Officer Community Keeper (ROCK) while enjoying a variety of family- friendly games and activities. Refreshments will be served.

Special thanks to the following sponsors for their generous donations: Center for Nonviolence & Conflict Transformation, Citizens Assisting Police, Kroozin Kooler Frozen Treatz, Lifescape Community Services, Lincoln Rent-All & Sales, Mrs. Fisher’s, Rockford Housing Authority, Rockford Park District, Rockford Police Explorers Post 911, Signs Now, and St. Bernadette Catholic School. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.


Wednesday, May 3, 2017

4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Program

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Block Party


2200 Block of Winnebago Street*

*Rain location: St. Bernadette Catholic School Gymnasium 2300 Bell Avenue, Rockford