Thursday, December 13, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
Featured image: Community members file through the newly opened Lightford Recreation Center during a soft opening for the facility on Dec. 1. | File
The Maywood Park District will be hosting public tours of the new Lightford Recreation Center, 809 S. 9th Ave. in Maywood, on Dec. 15, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Park District officials held a private soft opening for the building, named after Maywood native and state Sen. Kimberly Lightford, on Dec. 1.
The community center features music and dance rooms, an upper level, multipurpose community space, offices and a range of other classrooms.
The district paid for the renovations through a variety of local and state funds, along with private financing. VFP
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