WHAT’S ON DECK?
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CECIL COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION High School Futsal League
Futsal is an indoor soccer game with a few rule changes and a smaller, weighted ball. 5 vs. 5, minimum of eight players and a max of 10 per roster. Coed minimum of one player from each gender must be playing at all times. Teams will be selfcoached. 100-percent non-contact play. Games will be held on Friday nights during the regular season, and Friday and Saturday nights during playoffs at the Cecil Arena. Games will start at 8 p.m. during the regular season. Registration fee is $35 per person. Eight-week season. Games begin on Nov. 25.
Sports and Arts elementary after school programs
Programs are available at multiple elementary schools throughout the county. Most programs begin at dismissal and are one hour in length. Cost of most programs is $32 for a six-week session.
Dog Obedience Training
Certified trainer Kathryn Boris will lead Level 1 dog obedience training at the Rising Sun Community Center every Friday night, starting on Oct. 7. The six-week program will focus on
positive reinforcement to correct and teach proper behavior. The program will run on Friday nights from 6-7 p.m. Cost of the program is $110. Dogs must be at least 16 weeks old to be enrolled.
Youth Basketball Tournament
The first ever Outdoor Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held at Calvert Regional Park on Sat, Oct. 22. Brackets will be offered for grades 5/6, 7/8 and 9/10 for both boys and girls. Registration must be done online at ccgov.org or by clicking the “sign up” button on our Facebook page.
Teams must have four players; registration fee is $15 per player. Registration must be done individually, but players must indicate team name on registration. All players MUST have a team, no free agents. Email dmencer@ ccgov.org or call 410-658-3000 with questions.
Classes will be guided by Stacy Rodgers. Classes meet at the Cecil Community Center on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. The six-week class begins Sept. 28, with a fee of $32.00. Drop-in also available for $6 per class.
Tennis One-on-one and group lessons
are available at the Community Center in Rising Sun, taught by professional instructor Terry Tallman. Call 410-658-3000 to register for one-on-one lessons, or register for group lessons at ccgov.org.
Adult Soccer League Teams are guaranteed eight games in the first outdoor league held on the Calvert Park turf. Games will be short- sided 6 on 6 on Saturday and Sunday nights starting in September. Must be 18 or older to play. Cost is $ 400 per team plus $ 20 referee fees each week. If interested in entering a team, contcat David Mencer at dmencer@ ccgov. org.
YMCA Youth Outdoor Field Hockey League
Every Saturday from Sept. 10Oct. 29. There will be three divisions for grades 1-8.
Grades 1-3 will practice 9-10 a.m.; Grades 4-5 will practice 1011:30 a.m.; Grades 6-8 will practice 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Registration begins Aug. 8. The fee is $60. For more information call 410-392-9622.
Youth Volleyball League Every Monday and Wednesday
from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the YMCA beginning Sept. 12. There will be two new divisions: elementary grades 1-5 and middle school grades 6-8.
Teams will practice/play once a week.
Registration begins Aug. 8. For more information call 410-3929622.
YMCA Youth Basketball League
Registrations begins Tuesday, Sept. 6. For boys and girls in grades 1-8, on a first come, first serve basis . Practice is held in a local gym and games played at the YMCA. Fee is $75 per child with sibling discount. Contact 410-392-9622 for more information.
Elk Lanes United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Youth Bowling League begins Saturday, Sept. 10 at Elk Lanes, 406 Bow Street in Elkton.
Youth age 7-18 bowl every Saturday morning at 9 a.m. by age divisions. Cost is $9 for three games plus additional sign-up fee the first week.
Bumper bowling league for youth ages 4-6 begins Oct. 22 at 9 a.m. at a reduced rate. For information call Elk Lanes at 410398-1664.
LACROSSE Rise Lacrosse Indoor Lacrosse League
A Cecil County indoor lacrosse league for boys and girls will run this winter.
Both the boys and girls indoor leagues will run for eight weeks of 7 on 7 action at the Cecil Arena (six weeks of regular season and two weeks of playoffs and championship). Cost is $65 per player.
Boys will run Thursday nights, Jan. 5-Feb. 23. Girls will run Monday nights Jan. 2-Feb. 20.
No long poles, no cleats. Players will wear their own uniforms but teams must have matching colors. Minimum of 10 players per team, no max. All players must have a USL Number and complete the release form. For more information on the league go to www.topofthebaysports. com
Please make checks payable to: Top of the Bay Inc., 3250 Level Road, Churchville, MD 21028 (Please mail checks and form altogether).
LITTLE LEAGUE Chesapeake City L.L.
Chesapeake City Little League will hold annual officer elections on Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. If interested in serving on the Board, call Larry Crouse at 443-309-0991 for more information.