WHAT’S ON DECK?
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MD 5 CHALLENGER DIVISION Elections to be held
MD5 Challenger Division is holding elections for the 2017 season. The positions we are seeking are: President at large (working with acting president as a “president in training”;
Treasurer; Sponsor advocate (responsible for reaching out to contacts for sponsorship of our league); Buddy coordinator (responsible for coordinating on field buddies) and General board member (responsible for attending monthly board meetings and having your voice heard).
Our league teaches physically and mentally challenged children ages 5-21 baseball in Cecil County. If you are interested, we will hold an election meeting Tuesday, Nov. 29th at 7 p.m. at the Perryville American Legion, 500 Cherry Street, Perryville, MD 21903.
For more information contact Shiela Malatesta 443-928-9189 or firstname.lastname@example.org
CECIL COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION 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. Search programs and register at cecilrec.com.
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 Dec. 9. The six-week program will focus on positive reinforcement to correct and teach proper behavior. The program will run for six weeks 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. Register at cecilrec.com.
Three classes: Wednesday night 6 p.m., Thursday morning 9:30 a.m. (Vinyasa) and Saturday morning 9:30 a.m. (Ages 5-plus). Classes will be guided by Stacy Rodgers and Alexandria Martin at the Cecil Community Center. The six-week classes are ongoing and begin December 8 and 10. Fee for all six weeks is $32. Drop-in also available for $6 per class.
Winter Lacrosse Academy
The academy will be held at the Cecil Arena, Sunday mornings for eight weeks and will concentrate on the improvement of lacrosse skills and conditioning, stickwork, footwork and positional training. The fee for the eight-week session is $75. Open to boys and girls ages 6-15.
High School Indoor Lacrosse Leagues
Top of The Bay Sports will run winter lacrosse leagues at the Cecil Arena starting the first week in January. Find information
online at cecilrec.org or register your team at topofthebaysports.com/leagues.
YMCA Youth Outdoor Field Hockey League
Every Saturday from Sept. 10-Oct. 29. There will be three divisions for grades 1-8.
Grades 1-3 will practice 9-10 a.m.; Grades 4-5 will practice 10-11:30 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 410-3929622.
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 410-392-9622.
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.
BOWLING Elk Lanes United States Bowling Con-
gress (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).