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"Baseball in the STEAM Zone" Family Day at Beyer Stadium

  • Presented By
    International Women's Baseball Center (IWBC)
  • Location
    Beyer Stadium
    245 15th Ave.
    Rockford, IL 61104
  • Phone
    (815) 637-6430
  • Date
    June 2, 2018
  • Time
    Saturday 9:00am-noon
  • Price
    FREE
  • Visit Website // E-mail
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The International Women's Baseball Center (IWBC) invites the whole family to a morning of hands-on stations on the field that will connect baseball and sports to STEAM subjects -- Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math -- plus History and Nature and Sports, in a fun learning environment.

Baseball skills will be featured on the Beyer Stadium ball diamond. Fire and Police Display Vans will be on site for families to visit. IWBC partners with AAUW Rockford Area Branch, Rockford University, Rock Valley College, Discovery Center, Midway Village Museum, Rockford Art Museum, Severson Dells Nature Center and the Rockford Park District.

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IWBC, in partnership with the Friends of Beyer Stadium, presents a series of fun, family-friendly events over five days (May 30 and June 1-3) to celebrate the Rockford Peaches’ 75th Anniversary and the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL).


Wednesday, May 30 
“Diamonds, Denim and Stars”- 6 - 9 p.m. @ Coronado Theatre 

Friday, June 1 
Rockford Peaches Day at Rockford City Market - 3:30 - 8:30 p.m. @ Rockford City Market 
Rockford Peaches Day on State - 3:30 - 8:30 p.m. @ Downtown Rockford
“A League of Their Own” at Friday Night Flix Dusk - 9:30 p.m. @ Davis Park 

Saturday, June 2 
“Baseball in the STEAM Zone” Family Day-  9 a.m.-Noon @ Beyer Stadium 
Opening Ceremony and Exhibition Game - 1-5 p.m. @ Beyer Stadium

Sunday, June 3 
Home Run Derby and Closing Ceremony 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. @ Beyer Stadium

 

Subarea:Rockford Southeast

Directions:
Beyer Stadium - 245 15th Ave., Rockford, IL 61104 - From I-90, go west on E. State St/US Business 20 about 3 miles. Turn left on S. Alpine Rd. and go about 1 mile to Broadway. Turn right on Broadway and go about 3 miles to Kishwaukee/IL-251. Turn left on Kishwaukee and then right on 15th Ave.

"Baseball in the STEAM Zone" Family Day at Beyer Stadium