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Sluggers Indoor Facility

At Brewer, Indoor Winter League accepting individual and or team registrations for U10 and U12 Winter League and U13-U16 Winter Hitting League for both baseball and softball, 60 Acme Road. Season runs Feb. 23-April 6. AAU 10U-16U and ASA JO U10-U18 tryout dates

listed at mainesluggers.com

Husson camp

At Brewer, Coach Jason Harvey’s Husson Baseball Camp, at Sluggers indoor facility, Feb. 18-20, 8-10 a.m., $125, hitting emphasis, also defensive skills, pitching and catcher; for info contact Harvey at Harveyja@husson.edu or call (207) 992-4948 or go to the Sluggers website

USM camp

At Gorham, 23rd University of Southern Maine baseball clinics, at Costello Sports Complex Fieldhouse, grades 3-12, Feb. 17 and Feb. 23, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; pitching, defense and hitting techniques taught by USM baseball staff and team members; participants grouped by age and ability, bring own bat and glove; $50 per day or $90 for both; for more info contact coach Ed Flaherty, 207-780-5474

Little League meeting

At Hampden, Hampden, Newburgh and Winterport Little League baseball and softball annual public meeting, 7 p.m. Feb. 24, at Town Office, for parent, coach or prospective volunteer looking to provide feedback, hear about the plans for upcoming season or interested in being on Little League board, leagues are for boys and girls ages 7-16 , for more info contact Pete Huston, 862-2117


March 15-17

At East Sullivan, junior high ournament at Sumner High School, $150 entry fee, 8 boys teams and 8 girls teams, round-robin, for more info contact Wayne Newenham at 460-4483 or wnewenham@rsu24.org

Open gym

At Bangor, the Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is offering open gym for adults to play basketball on Tuesdays from 8-9:30 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation Center at 647 Main St., $2 fee per person each night, for info contact the Parks and Recreation at 992-4490 or go to www.BangorParksandRec.com.

At Brewer, The Brewer Parks and Recreation Department will host women’s pick-up basketball games 7-8:45 p.m. Tuesdays this winter. The fee is $2. For information, call 207-989-5199.

Orono-Veazie Hoop Classic

At Orono and Veazie, Annual Orono-Veazie Hoop Classic Tournament for boys in grades 5-8, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 23-24, at Orono High School, Orono Middle School and Veazie Community School. Girls tournament 8 a.m.-4 p.m. March 2-3, same schools. Registration fee $180 per team, first-registered basis. Registrations not accepted over the phone. To receive registration form, Orono Parks and Recreation Department, 866-5065, or kristene@orono.org.

EM Travel Festival

At Orono, Eastern Maine Travel Festival basketball 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday in February and March at the University of Maine New Balance Recreation Center. Grade 3-4 boys, Feb. 16-17; grade 7-8 girls, Feb. 23-24; grade 7-8 boys, March 1-2; grade 5-6 boys, March 8-9; grade 5-6 and 3-4 girls, March 15-16. Lance Cote 207-852-7111 or ljc22871@gmail.com, or www.jaymadcorp.com.


Hockey instruction for adults

At Brewer, Hockey instruction for adults, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Penobscot Ice Arena. Open to those age 18 and up. Full equipment is required. $15, hour of practice followed by a game. Coach Jon Davis, 207-852-1736.

Stick and puck

At Sawyer Arena, Bangor, Women’s Ice Hockey Stick and Puck, Sundays 8:40-9:40 p.m., full equipment recommended, but helmet with cage mandatory, for info call Chris Henderson, 862-5506 and Lynn Caron 947-4851.


Maine Games

At Brewer, registration for ninth Maine Games State Powerlifting Championships opens Jan. 1. Event is March 23, Brewer Auditorium, open to athletes 10 years and older. Random drug testing. Event medalists will qualify for 2013 State Games of America held this summer in Hershey-Harrisburg, Pa. http://www.planetReg.com/MaineGamesPowerliftingRegistration.


Saturday, Feb. 16

At Houlton, 5K run, first race in the Aroostook Musterds County Challenge Series, Millar Civic Center, Community Park. Registration, 9:30-10:35 a.m., $12. Walk, 10:45 a.m.; run, 11 a.m. Open to those age of 14 and up. Donations to the scholarship fund will be accepted. Larry Tonzi, 207-532-7548 or ltonzi@gmail.com.

Sunday, March 9

At Brewer, Chamberlain March Half Marathon and 5K Road race, 10 a.m. start at Brewer Armory, 133 Elm St., $15 preregistration for 5K, $35 for half-marathon via website www.chamberlainmarch.com, race-day registration 8 a.m., $20 and $45, respectively.

Saturday, March 30

At Lamoine, the Flattop 5K, memorial race for Bill Pinkham, Kids 1 Mile, 9:30 a.m., 5K 10 a.m., registration $1 for Kids 1 Mile, $15 for 5K, race begins at the Lamoine School, six miles from the intersection of Routes 1 and 184, for info contact Robin Emery (667-9219) or Tom Kirby (667-9771).


Racing program

At Hermon, Penobscot Valley Ski Club Alpine Racing Development Program for skiers ages 8-14, to improve ski technique and develop racing skills, Saturdays 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., at Hermon Mountain, January through February, more details and registration materials available at www.pvskiclub.org, for more info email Lindsay at l.hogman@yahoo.com

Sunday, Feb. 10

At Orono, Black Bear 3K and 14K cross-country ski races, 11 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, University of Maine ski trails. Registration in the Recreation Center at the back entrance. $10 for both races; make checks payable to the University of Maine. Separate divisions in the 14K for classical and skate divisions. Thad Dwyer at 581-1234 or thad.dwyer@umit.maine.edu.


Sluggers Indoor Facility

At Brewer, 60 Acme Road, new baseball and softball training facility, accepting registrations for individual hitting and pitching instruction with veteran coaches; indoor winter league teams (ages 9-12); hitting leagues (ages 13-16); for info contact Director of Baseball Billy Kane, Director of Softball Terren Hall or General Manager Darrell Pluard at 951-2250 or dpluard@mainesluggers.com


Pickup games

At Brewer, volleyball, 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays or 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, Brewer Parks and Recreation Department. 207-989-5199.

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