Rec Cal

The Recreation Calendar lists recreational and participation sports submitted by nonprofit organizations. Mail to: Recreation Calendar, Reporter Newspapers, 18080 NE 68th St. #A150 Redmond, WA 98052, fax to 425-867-0784 or e-mail to sports@reporternewspapers.com.

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The Recreation Calendar lists recreational and participation sports submitted by nonprofit organizations. Mail to: Recreation Calendar, Reporter Newspapers, 18080 NE 68th St. #A150 Redmond, WA 98052, fax to 425-867-0784 or e-mail to sports@reporternewspapers.com.

BASEBALL

LAKE WASHINGTON SELECT BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS

Tryouts for 2009 season will be held Sept. 27-28 for 5th-9th grade teams. Times will be: 2 p.m.-3:15 p.m. for 9th grade, 3:15 p.m.-4:30 p.m. for 8th grade, 4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. for 7th grade and 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. for 6th & 5th grade. For more information visit www.kanghoops.org or call 425-463-5135.

BASEBALL JAZZ

Pro baseball instruction lessons, camps, and team clinics with instruction by former Pro Steve Goucher. More info at www.baseballjazz.com or 206 230-9011.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS SELECT TRYOUTS

Club will be holding individual tryouts for the 16U, 17U and 18U 2009 season. Call Steve McGee 206-948-3980 or e-mail him at nationalsbaseball@comcast.net to arrange a time and day.

PUGET SOUND

STARS KOUFAX

Tryouts for the 2008 Sandy Koufax and tournament season. Tryouts Tuesday, Thursday and Sundays based on availability. Call Chris at 206-499-0431 or e-mail ish891@aol.com for a complete package about the program.

FOOTBALL

KIRKLAND BOYS & GIRLS FOOTBALL

The Kirkland Boys & Girls Club is now taking registrations for Jr. Kang and Rebel tackle football and flag football. Contact Stephanie Davidson at 425-250-4754.

SOFTBALL

NW LADYSHARKS 14U

A catcher and a few select position players needed. Call Dave, 206-419-7234 or Jeff, 206-730-5178.

BASKETBALL

LAKE WASHINGTON SELECT BOYS TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the upcoming 2008-2009 season will run Sept. 27-28 for 5th- through 9th- grade teams. Times for both days will be: 9th Grade 2-3:15 p.m.; 8th Grade 3:15 – 4:30 p.m.; 7th Grade 4:30 – 6 p.m.; 6th & 5th 6-7:30 p.m. For more information visit www.kangshoops.org or call (425) 463-5135.

KYLE KEYES BASKETBALL CLINICS

For boys and girls ages 6-17. Learn tips and tricks to improve your game and play like a pro from local basketball player Kyle Keyes. First session begins Sept. 14. Cost is $99 for ages 6-12 and $119 for 13-17. To register call 425-485-9797 or contact Chris Bellecourt at cbellecourt@seattleymca.org for more information.

SKYLINE BASKETBALL COACH OPENINGS

Skyline Basketball Club is hiring coaches for the 6th-8th grade select teams for the 2008-2009 season. Compensation TBD. Interested parties should contact jon Gacek at (206) 369-5800 or jon.gacek@adic.com

I-9 SPORTS BASKETBALL CLINIC SERIES

Held on Saturdays starting Sept. 6 at Overlake Christian Church. Registration open for boys and girls in K-6th grade. To register call (877) 475-2949.

KIRKLAND H.S. BASKETBALL FALL LEAGUE

The Kirkland Boys & Girls Club is taking registration now for girls basketball high school fall league. Contact Stephanie Davidson at 425-250-4754.

KIRKLAND BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

Registration available for K-2 and 7th grade boys. Call 425-827-0132 or visit www.onepositiveplace.org.

NO FEAR LEAGUES

For boys and girls third grade through high school. 425-670-8877 or visit www.nofearbasketball.com.

SOCCER

NORTHSHORE YOUTH SOCCER LEAGUE

Indoor league, Lil’ Kickers (ages 3-4) runs September 13-Oct. 18; $55, League for ages 5-12 runs Sept. 15-Nov. 15; $75. Offered at Northshore YMCA. To register call 425-485-9797. For more information contact Chris Bellecourt at cbellecourt@seattleymca.org

ICWSL CO-ED 30+ TEAM

ICWSL, a Co-ed Over 30, non-competitive just for fun league, is looking for new players. Friday nights on Eastside all-weather turf fields. www.icwsl.org

KICK SOCCER SCHOOLS

Life is a Kick Soccer Schools presents Scott’s Hot Shots Summer Soccer Camps (ages 5-12) and Scott’s Soccer Tots classes (ages 4-6) at the Woodinville Indoor Soccer Center, 12728 N.E. 178th St. Call director Scott Hall at (206) 909-1212 or visit www.lifeisakick.com.

CROSSFIRE 18/19 PREMIER

Openings for additional players for its state GU-19 Division team next winter and spring. Contact coach Mark Korn at 206-719-5952.

VOLUNTEER COACHES NEEDED

For the City of Bellevue Fall Youth Sports soccer season. Must be available Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Call 425-452-4627 for more information and to receive a $20 discount towards your registration fee for being a volunteer coach.

LACROSSE

EASTSIDE EAGLES GIRLS LACROSSE SIGNUPS

Signups for 3/4, 5/6 and 7/8 grade teams. Details on www.egylax.org. E-mail info@egylax.org or call Greg & Patty Chapman at 425-788-1466.

LAKE SAMMAMISH GIRLS LACROSSE CLUB REGISTRATION

For Lake Washington and Northshore School District 9th -12th grade students. No experience necessary. Bruce Reid at 425-822-2889 or bruce.reid@verizon.net. www.lakesammamishlacrosse.com.

ISSAQUAH LACROSSE

SIGN UPS OPEN

Issaquah Lacrosse fall youth boys and girls registration is now live for 2nd -8th graders. Go to www.issaquahyouthlacrosse.com.

WRESTLING

KIRKLAND BOYS & GIRLS JR WRESTLING

Practices for Kindergarden – 6th grade are Monday and Wednesday evenings at Kirkland Jr. High. Call 425-827-0132.

NORTHSHORE

WRESTLING

The 25th annual Northshore Kids Wrestling program will take place from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays Oct. 8-Nov. 3 in the Inglemoor High wrestling room. For information, call Tom Sewell at (206) 999-5622.

VOLLEYBALL

ADULT VOLLEYBALL OPEN GYM

The league begins Sept. 15. Open gym runs 6 to 8:30 p.m., Monday every Monday at the W.A. Anderson Gym (18603 Bothell Way NE, Bothell). Cost: $3 drop-in fee. For details, or to register, visit www.ci.bothell.wa.us or call 425.486.7430.

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE CO-ED VOLLEYBALL

League registration ends Sept. 7 in both recreational and competitive divisions. Matches played on Tuesday evenings. Cost is $295 per team for ten officiated matches plus playoffs. Contact recreation supervisor Jeff Betz at (425) 640-3101.

BOTHELL ALUMNI VOLLEYBALL MATCHES

Match will pit current JV and varsity Cougars against Bothell alumni volleyball players. Match will be on Sept. 15, JV at 6 p.m. and varsity at 7:30 p.m. To register contact coach Russell Monsef at rmonsef@msn.com.

HOCKEY

SNO-KING BEGINNING HOCKEY PROGRAM

For boys and girls ages 5-10 on Saturday’s at Kingsgate Ice Arena in Kirkland and Sunday’s at Castle Ice in Renton. Visit www.snokinghockey.com for more information and season start dates.

RUNNING

TEAM FASTT

Team FASTT, a triathlon team open to men and women of all ages and abilities, is encouraging anyone interested in triathlon’s to learn more about the organization at www.teamfastt.com or by contacting Lisa Worthington at 425-248-0908.

GOLF

BELLEVUE WOMEN’S 18-HOLE GOLF CLUB

Accepting membership applications for women interested in playing competitive golf. Weekly tournaments are held every Tuesday morning, through October at the Bellevue Municipal Golf Course. Molly Tomita (425-885-0561) or Anita Wong at (425-576-1456).

SWIMMING

SEATTLE SYNCRONIZED SWIN TEAM FREE TRY-IT SESSION

Free “try-it” session on Saturday, Sept. 20 at the Carolina Ann Wald Memorial Pool in Kenmore from 11 a.m.-noon. Learn more at seattlesynchro.com.

SWIMMING LESSONS OFFERED

Wave Aquatics is currently registering swimmers of all levels for spring and summer seasons. The program covers the Northshore, Lake Washington and Riverview School District service areas. For more information go to www.waveaquatics.org, or contact Jim Verdier at coachjim@waveaquatics.org or (206) 403.6933.

CAMPS & CLASSES

NON-CONTACT TAE KWON DO

For ages 7 and up. Learn traditional (non-contact) Tae Kwon Do Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. Maywood Hills Elementary Gym in Bothell. Cost: For eight sessions $52 (residents) & $57 (non-residents). For details, or to register, please call 425.486.7430.

NORTHSHORE SPORTS CAMPS

Camps for ages 4-18 at Northshore YMCA. Camps are held in Bothell, Woodinville, Duvall and Lake Forest park. Register by calling 425-485-9797. Camps include: football, soccer, basketball, baseball, track & field, volleyball, cheer, speed, agility and quickness.

BELLEVUE PARKS AND RECREATION

Fall programs have started for the Bellevue Parks and Recreation program. To register call 425-452-6885 or go to MyParksandRecreation.com

• Mini Mites (Ages 3-4)

• Sports-a-palooza (Ages 3-5)

• Pre-Season Basketball Clinic (Ages 6-13)

• Mighty Mites Soccer League (Ages 5-6)

• Youth Soccer League (Ages 7-9)

• Junior Soccer League (Ages 10-12)

• Saturday Programs

• Biddy Sports Programs (Ages 3-6)

KIRKLAND BOYS & GIRLS CLUB

The Kirkland Boys & Girls Club is accepting registration for the following classes with information available at www.onepositiveplace.org:

• T-Ball/Tossball

• Spring Basketball grades 3-6

• Spring Flag Football grades 1-6

• Basketball boys grades 8-9 and girls grades 7-9

• Tae Kwon Do grades K-6

• Indoor Soccer Clinic ages 4-7

• Pee Wee Basketball ages 3-5

INTERLAKEN TRAILBLAZERS VOLKSSPORT CLUB

Held at 7 p.m. the first Wednesday of the month. Bellevue Regional Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E., Bellevue. atthepond3@comcast.net.

SPEED CAMPS

The Washington Institute of Sports Medicine in Kirkland is offering sport specific training to enhance speed, running technique, agility and power for athletes of all ages, sports and ability levels. 425-820-2110 or visit www.washington-institute.com.

FREE INLINE SKATING LESSONS

Skatejourneys offers lessons every month at Alki in skating, stopping and turning, 6 p.m. Visit www.skatejourneys.com.

VELOCITY SPORTS TRAINING

Programs geared to enhance athleticism. Individual, small group and team programs both on and off site are available. Visit www.velocitysp.com/redmond or call 425-881-0647.

City of Bothell Parks & Recreation offers:

FISHING

CASTMASTERS BASS FISHING CLUB

Noncompetitive, meets 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of every month at the Round Table Pizza in Bellevue (Overlake area). Non-boaters welcome. Visit www.castmastersbassclub.com.

NORTHWEST BASSMASTERS CLUB

First Tuesday of each month at Bellefield Office Park Conference Center, ll50 114th Ave. S.E. Contact Kirk Bain, 425-922-3469.

RECREATION

LEARN TO ICE SKATE

Kingsgate Ice Arena in Kirkland for adults or youth to learn to ice skate or enhance the skills of experienced skaters for ice hockey or figure skating, 14326 124 Avenue, N.E. Visit www.kingsgateskatingclub.org or 425-821-7133, ext. 5.

BELLEVUE AQUATIC CENTER

Full range of programs for swimmers of all ages in aquarobics, water tai chi, group swim lessons and programs for developmentally and physically disabled persons. 60 143rd Ave. N.E., 425-452-4444.

BOTHELL/KENMORE POOLS

Northshore and Carole Ann Wald are two NW Center-managed pools in the Bothell/Kenmore area. Visit www.nwcenter.org.

CHEER

I-9 SPORTS CHEERLEADING CO-ED CLASSES

Held Sundays beginning Sept. 14 at Eastlake High School. Registration open for grades K-6. To register call (877) 475-2949.

LIBERTY BELL CHEER SQUAD

New classes will be offered on Tuesdays, Oct. 7 through Nov. 11 for children 4-14. Schedule is as follows: Cheerleading I: Ages 4 to 7, 6-6:45 p.m;

Cheerleading II: Ages 8 to 14, 7-7:55 p.m. at Lytle House in Bothell. Cost: $52 (residents), $57 (non-residents).

LIBERTY BELL SPIRIT SQUAD SAMMAMISH

Come and get your spirit on! Join Liberty Bell Spirit Squad staff as they teach cheerleading classes for all levels. The fundamentals of cheerleading as well as a competition routine to be performed on Nov. 15 will be taught over the six-week session. Uniform purchase available in class (cash or check on first night) for $35, includes: T-shirt, skort and poms. Come and join the fun! To sign up, visit www.libertybells.net. You can also contact Kindra at 206-303-9859 and Kindra@libertybells.net.




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