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Pitching Clinics

At Brewer, WIN Athletic Training Center, pitching with Jon Perry, Saturdays, 9-10:30 a.m., $30 per session, call 561-9561, visit

Speed and Agility Training
At Brewer, WIN Athletic Training Center, speed and agility training on Tuesdays and Thursday, 5-6:30 p.m., $15 per session, call 561-9561, visit

Bangor West Little League
At Bangor, preseason baseball clinics, March 27, at James Doughty School on Fifth Street, ages 6-8 at 9-10:15 a.m.; ages 9-12 at 10:30 a.m.-noon; bring sneakers, glove and bat, registration at same times, call Mike Brooker at 945-4009

March 29-30
At Brewer, Brewer Little League signups for ages 7-16 at Brewer High School cafeteria, 6-8 p.m. each night, visit

Blue Jays Exhibition Series
At Cooperstown, N.Y., Blue Jays Baseball Club exhibition series for high school varsities, spring 2010, also tournaments for 13, 14U, 15U, 16U and 18U, interested coaches contact Harvey Sandig at (631) 650-5759 or

Baseball Fantasy Trip
Eighth annual Baseball Fantasy Trip sponsored by Alfond Youth Center in Waterville, trip is July 28-Aug. 1, limited to 40 people, activities include: July 28, Arizona at Philadelphia; July 29, Atlanta at Washington; July 30, Arizona at Mets; July 31, Baseball Hall of Fame; Aug. 1, Detroit at Boston; $795 per person includes everything except supper, registration fee $195, contact Vaughn Clark at 873-0684 ext. 221

Adult pickup basketball

At Orono, Orono Rec adult pickup basketball, at middle school, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8-9:30 p.m.; fun, noncompetitive atmosphere, at least 10 people needed for a full-court game

Youth Tournaments
At Old Town, Old Town Orono YMCA Bob Messier Bas-ketball Tournaments, boys grades 7-8, Feb. 26-28; girls grades 7-8, March 5-7; girls grades 5-6, March 12-14; boys grades 5-6, March 19-21; $175 per team, 3 round-robin games plus top 6 advance to single-elimination bracket, contact Brian Pordon at 827-9622 or

Calais Tournaments
At Calais, Calais Recreation Department tournaments for grades 5-6, 7-8, March 27-28, call John Rogers 214-8792

March 27-28
At Orono, Boys Maine Basketball Open, grades 6-11, AAU and rec. teams welcome, UMaine Rec. Center, four games guaranteed, for more information con-tact Lance Cote at
At Waterville, MBR “Play On” Series, boys and girls, all age groups, $75 fee, for more information contact Mark Le-clerc at

Saturday, April 3
At Orono, Black Bear North One-Day Easter Shootout, boys and girls, all age groups, $75 fee, for more information contact Mark Leclerc at

April 10-11
At Orono, Black Bear North Hoop Festival, boys and girls, all age groups, $75 fee, for more information contact Mark Leclerc at
At Woodland, Rick Pullen Memorial tournament, boys U16, $125 fee, for more information contact Mark Leclerc at

Saturday, April 17
At South Portland, Women’s 3 vs. 3 basketball tour-nament, Southern Maine Com-munity College, women ages 45 and older, for details and entry information contact Deb Smith at

April 24-25
At Camden, MBR States tournament, boys and girls, all age groups, $75 fee, for more information contact Mark Le-clerc at

June 11-13
At South Portland, New England College Coaches Show-case Camp, boys entering grades 10-12, $275 overnight rate, $200 commuter rate, for more info contact men’s basketball coach Matt Richards at 741-5927

March 31-April 5

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations for its Spring Bowling Program, for ages four through Grade 5, Wednesday evenings 4-5 p.m. at Family Fun Bowling Lanes, $15 for Bangor residents, $20 for non-residents, one string of bowling and shoe rental for all six weeks, visit or call 992-4490

Radio volunteers needed

Waldo County Amateur Ra-dio Association seeks volunteers to assist in radio communications for St. George River Race in Searsmont on March 27 and Passagassawakeag River Race in Belfast on April 3, participants need to gather at 9 a.m. and work until 1 p.m., contact Carol Inman at or call 525-3017

Saturday, March 27
At Searsmont, St. George River Race, 11 a.m., six miles, race-day registration, 8:30 a.m., $15, contact Dale Cross/Waldo County YMCA, 338-4598 or e-mail

Saturday, April 3
At Waldo, Passagassawakeag Stream Race, 11 a.m., 8 miles, race-day registration, 8:30 a.m., $15, contact Dale Cross/Waldo County YMCA, 338-4598 or e-mail

Saturday, April 10
At Hampden, Souadabscook Stream Sprint and Souadabscook Stream Race, Sprint at 9 a.m., 8 a.m. registration, 2 miles; Stream Race at noon, 8 miles, 11 a.m. registration; hard shell helmets required for both races; contact Gary Brooks, 478-8469

Sunday, April 11
At Frankfort, Marsh Stream Sprint and Marsh Stream Race, Sprint at 11 a.m., 1 mile, 10 a.m. registration; Stream Race at 1:30 p.m., 8 miles, registration at 10 a.m.; hard shell helmets required for both races; contact Bill Deigham, 234-2510

Kenduskeag Stream Race
At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec accepting registrations for 44th Kenduskeag Steam Canoe Race, preregistrations taken until 1 p.m. on April 16; race April 17; preregistration $18 per person, $35 race day, visit or call 992-4490

Saturday, April 24
At East Machias, East Machias River Challenge, 11 a.m., 6 miles, 10 a.m. registration at Palmer’s Landing, contact Rick Scribner, 255-1204 or e-mail:
At Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis River Race, 11 a.m., 7:30 a.m. registration, registration forms are available at:

Sunday, April 25
At Machias River (Airline Bridge), Machias River Race, 11 a.m., 10.5 miles, 9 a.m. registration ($15 with ACA number), contact Greg Dorr, 852-8755; hard shell helmets required

Saturday, May 1
At Houlton, Meduxnekeag River Race, 10 a.m., 8 miles, registration 8-9:30 a.m., $15 for adults, $10 for youth, contact Peter Blood, 532-2577 or e-mail:

Sunday, May 2
At Bangor, Kenduskeag Slalom Race, 8 a.m., class II and white water, $15 registration for first race, $10 for second and third, hard shell helmets required, contact Clayton Cole at 285-7886 (day) or 285-7356 (evening) or

Saturday, May 8
At Ashland, Kiwanis Aroostook River Race, 8 a.m., public boat landing, 30 miles, registration $30 per paddler, contact Randolf Michaud at 227-8885 or

Saturday, May 15
At Ashland, Moose River Race, 11 a.m., public boat landing, 30 miles, $30 per paddler, contact Randolf Michaud at 227-8885 or email

Saturday, May 22
At Thomaston, St. George Saltwater Challenge, public boat landing, 3:30 p.m., mile race, 2 p.m. registration, contact Paula Lunt at 372-8195 or email
Saturday, June 5
At Burnham, Sebasticook River Race, 10 a.m., 10 miles, $15 registration, contact Kimberly Dixon at 426-9651 or email

Saturday, June 12
At Ellsworth, Union River Race, 11 a.m., Grand Lake Dam, 4.5 miles, white water, hard shell helmets required, $20 registration, contact Tammy Kelly at 667-3947 or

Sunday, June 13
At Bethel, Bethel River Race, 11 a.m., Androscoggin River, 4-mile recreational race, 8-mile pro boats and cruisers, 9 a.m. registra-tion at Bethel Outdoor Adventure Center, contact Don Wescott at 547-3594

Saturday, June 19
At Sebec Village, Kiwanis Sebec River Race, 10 a.m., class II white water, 7 miles, 8 a.m. registration, for more information contact Mike Sproul at 449-0452

Thursday, June 24
At Orono, Stillwater River Race, 6:30 p.m., at Brown’s Beach, flat water group training and run race, for more information contact Jeff Owen at 866-2348 or

Thursday, July 1
At Brunswick, Androscoggin River Race, 6:30 p.m., Water Street boat landing, flat water group training and run race, for more in-formation contact Laurie Stearns at

Saturday, July 3
At Wiscasset, Sheepscot River Race, 4 p.m., Wiscasset boat launch, 6 miles, registration at 8:30 a.m., $15, for more information con-tact Scott Shea at 865-4189 or

Eastern Football League

Eastern Football League is seeking business/football-minded individuals to organize a team in the Bangor area for the 2010 season, serious individuals only, full-contact football, ages 18 and up, AAA-level league with a new A-level division, maximum 60 players on AAA team, 30 players on A-level team, games begin in July for AAA, August for A; contact Peter Vorias at 229-9950, Bob Kalinyak at 15-8921, Peter O’Kane at 617-922-3275 or Derek Wright at 617-438-1440

Women’s Hockey

At Bangor, Sawyer Arena, Stick and Puck, Sundays 8:10-9:10 p.m., $10, helmet with cage, gloves, stick mandatory, contact Chris Henderson at 862-5506 or Lynn Caron at 947-4851.

UMaine Hockey Banquet
At Brewer, University of Maine men’s hockey team banquet, May 7, at Jeff’s Catering, 5:30 p.m., individual tickets $30, reserve table of eight for $240, reservations must be made by April 24, for more info email banquet chairperson Cherie Damon at

Zumba Classes

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec is holding Zumba classes Thursdays through April 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at the Bangor Parks and Recreation Center, $25 per person for full six weeks, drop-ins welcome at $5 per class, visit or call 992-4490

Saturday, March 27
At Brewer, Wii-Lympix at Brewer Auditorium, part of the Maine Games, 1 p.m., Nintendo Wii game systems; gold, silver and bronze medals in Wii sports baseball, bowling, tennis and others, heptathlon event, $5 per person, proceeds benefit Maine Games, email

Tuesday, March 30
At Bangor, Maine Outdoor Adventure Club meeting at Epic Sports, 6 Central Street, 6 p.m., visit

March 30-May 11
At Bangor, registration for Bangor Parks and Recreation Little Reckees Program, six weeks, Tuesdays, new sport each week, ages 4-5, Bangor residents $20, nonresidents $30, visit or call 992-4490

Saturday, April 3
At Windham, Teens to Trails Conference, at Windham High School, outdoor experts will share skills and knowledge with public, doors open 7:30 a.m., registration is available at, students $10, adults $20, for more info contact Carol Leone at 882-9613 or email

Saturday, May 8
At Danforth, East Grand Adventure Race, 8 a.m. at East Grand High School, teens and adults, 1.5mile off-trail compass trek, 7- to 10-mile mountain bike ride, 7-mile canoe trip, and climbing wall challenge, enter as pairs, $40 per team, for more information contact Dave Con-ley at 448-2260 or 448-2743

Saturday, March 27

At Lamoine, The Flattop 5K, commemorates Bill Pinkham, starts at Lamoine School, Kids Mile, 9:30 a.m.; 5K, 10 a.m.; $1 entry for Kids Run, $15 for 5K; first event in Eden Athletics-Jack Russell’s Steakhouse Point Series; contact Robin Emery (667-9219) or Tom Kirby (667-9771)

Saturday, April 17
At Unity, Unity College Spring 5K, 9:30 a.m. start, registration at 8 a.m. in the College’s Activities Building, $10, for more informa-tion contact Gary Zane at 948-3131 ext. 241 or email

Saturday, May 15
At Ellsworth, Yesterday’s Children 8K, 9 a.m., $15 registration fee, please make checks out to Yesterday’s Children Inc. and mail registration forms to Yesterday’s Children Inc., P.O. Box 829, Ellsworth, ME 04605

Acadian Running Camp

At Bar Harbor, Acadian Running Camp, July 25-28, for high school and college-bound runners, register online at

Mighty Mite Soccer
At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation Mighty Mite Soccer, parent-child program registration, ages 2-6, parents asked to stay and participate each week, conducted by UMaine women’s soccer team, Wednesdays at 4-5 p.m., April 14-May 12 at Union St. Athletic Complex, $20 for Bangor resi-dents, $30 for nonresidents, visit or call 992-4490

Soccer Camp for Adults
At Canton, N.Y., Adirondack Adult Soccer Camp at St. Lawrence University, 14 full soccer fields plus indoor facilities, five-night residential program, men and women, July 19-24, email or call 518-587-4962

Hitting/Fielding Clinics

At Brewer, WIN Athletic Training Center, softball hitting and fielding clinics, little league and middle school ages on Mondays, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; high school ages on Sundays, 5-7 p.m., $15 per session, call 561-9561, visit

Softball Winter Clinics
At Orono, University of Maine softball winter clinics, Sundays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., grades 5-12, $15 for one session, $25 for two, $30 for three, for more information contact Linda Cap-puccio at 581-2267 or Linnea Utecht at 581-4509

Summer Adult League
At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec seeks teams for Summer Adult Softball League, all levels of ability welcome, league starts May 17, 14-game schedule with season-ending City Champion-ship, $650 per team with all Bangor residents, $700 for teams with at least one nonresident, fees due before May 7, visit or call 992-4490

Softball players needed
At Bangor, men’s softball team based in Bangor needs players, call Ted at 942-3709

Sunday, March 28
At Hampden, Hampden-Newburgh Girls Little League Softball signups at Hampden Academy Gymnasium, noon-1:30 p.m., all players ages 9-12 on Dec. 31, 2009.

Youth program

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec tennis program, ages 7-12, introductory level, Monda
ys, March 15-April 5, ages 7-9 meet 3:45-4:30 p.m. and ages 10-12 at 4:45-5:45 p.m. at Parks and Rec Center, $25 for Bangor residents, $35 for nonresidents, visit or call 992-4490

Sunday, March 28

At Orono, Maine Association of USA Track and Field will conduct track and field officials clinic, council chambers in Orono town office building, registration noon, clinic 1-4:30 p.m., for anyone interested in officiating track and field at youth, high school or college level and/or becoming certified or re-certified, no cost, contact Mary Cady at 866-5674 or

Saturday, May 15

At Belfast, Waldo County YMCA Triathlon Festival, 7:30 a.m. start, adult triathlon ages 14 and up, swim 525 yards, bike 12.2 miles and run 3.5 miles, YMCA members $60, nonmembers $75, kids triathlon at 1 p.m., $25 and $35, for more info or to register visit

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