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Posted April 02, 2010, at 12 a.m.

BASEBALL
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 www.wintrainingcenter.com

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 www.wintrainingcenter.com

Bangor T-Ball
At Bangor, Parks and Recreation Spring T-Ball, May 4-May 27, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m., at Union Street Athletic Complex, volunteer coaches needed, $20 Bangor residents, $30 nonresidents, to register call 992-4490 or visit www.bangorparksandrec.com

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 Cooperstown314@aol.com

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

BASKETBALL
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 bpordonotoy@roadrunner.com

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 Mark@mbr.org
At Fort Kent, Aroostook Youth Basketball League boys and girls tournaments at UMaine-Fort Kent Sports Center, games start at 9 a.m., finals start at 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m., contact Eric Werntgen at 834-7828

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 Mark@mbr.org
At Woodland, Rick Pullen Memorial tournament, boys U16, $125 fee, for more information contact Mark Leclerc at Mark@mbr.org

Saturday, April 17
At South Portland, Women’s 3 vs. 3 basketball tour-nament, Southern Maine Community College, women ages 45 and older, for details and entry information contact Deb Smith at N2Ldeb@yahoo.com

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

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

BOOSTER CLUBS
Tuesday, April 6

At Orono, Orono High boosters meeting, 5:30 p.m., at high school cafeteria, groups and clubs interested in raising funds can sign up to help with concessions for spring season, for more info call Pam Forbes at 866-4220 or Mike Archer at 866-4916

BOWLING
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 nonresidents, one string of bowling and shoe rental for all six weeks, visit www.bangorparksandrec.com or call 992-4490

CANOEING
Radio volunteers needed

Waldo County Amateur Radio Association seeks volunteers to assist in radio communications for 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 KB1KDX@arrl.net or call 525-3017

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 director@waldocountyymca.org

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 www.bangorparksandrec.com 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: scribner@maine.edu
At Dover-Foxcroft, Piscataquis River Race, 11 a.m., 7:30 a.m. registration, registration forms are available at: www.dfkiwanis.org/canoe.html

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: cibpgb@myfairpoint.net

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 c1cole@roadrunner.com

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 Rmichaud42@roadrunner.com

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 Rmichaud42@roadrunner.com

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 lunt@mackro.org

Saturday, June 5
At Burnham, Sebasticook River Race, 10 a.m., 10 miles, $15 registration, contact Kimberly Dixon at 426-9651 or email clinton.parksandrec@ymail.com

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 tammykwh20w@hotmail.com

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 jcowen_01@yahoo.com

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 sculpture@lauriestearns.com

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 info@seaspraykayaking.com

CYCLING
Saturday, June 5

At Ellsworth, Downeast Folks on Spokes-Bike to Benefit Children, Ellsworth to Columbia Falls, compete on 12, 30, 60 or 100-mile rides, register at www.downeasthealth.org or call 667-5304

DODGEBALL
Saturday, April 10

At Bar Harbor, Downeast Dodgeball Tournament, 10 a.m. start, $90 per team must be completed by April 7 at 9 a.m. or $100 fee on April 10, costumes encouraged, double elimination, proceeds benefit MDI Model United Nations’ trip to New York in May, registration forms may be picked up in the MDI High School main office or call 288-5011 ext. 116

FOOTBALL
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

HOCKEY
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.

Friday, May 7
At Brewer, University of Maine men’s hockey team banquet, 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 CDICEmom2@aol.com

MISCELLANEOUS
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 www.bangorparksandrec.com 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 www.teenstotrails.org, students $10, adults $20, for more info contact Carol Leone at 882-9613 or email teens2trails@gwi.net

Little Reckees Program
At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation Little Reckees Program, six weeks, each week a new sport or activity will be introduced, children ages 4-5, every Tuesday starting April 27 until June 1, $20 Bangor residents, $30 nonresidents, to register call 992-4490 or visit www.bangorparksandrec.com

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

ROAD RACING
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 gzane@unity.edu

Saturday, May 1
At Orrington, Orrington 10K and 1-Mile Fun Run at Center Drive School, third race in Sub5 Race Series, registration at 8 a.m., Kid Fun Run at 9 a.m., 10K at 9:30 a.m., T-shirts to first 70 entrants, $12 pre-registration or $15 on race day, $2 for fun run, call 825-3868

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

RUNNING
Acadian Running Camp

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

SOCCER
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 www.bangorparksandrec.com or call 992-4490

Girls College Training Camp
Prime Time Elite Girls College Training Camp, to prepare players for upcoming collegiate season, Mondays and Wednesdays, June 14-Aug. 11, only open to graduating seniors and collegiate players, $395 if paid before May 1, $495 after May 1, for more information call 516-313-3034 or email primetimesoccer@hotmail.com

June 26-27
At Saratoga Springs, N.Y., 8th annual Mad Dog Mania College Showcase, boys and girls U16 and U17 premier, select and clubs teams invited to apply, four games per team, $675 fee, 55-minute games, 18-player roster, deadline is May 20, visit www.maddogmania.com

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 fhorne@nycap.rr.com or call 518-587-4962

SOFTBALL
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 www.wintrainingcenter.com

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 Cappuccio 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 www.bangorparksandrec.com or call 992-4490

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

TRIATHLON
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 www.waldocountyymca.org

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