ORONO — University of Maine Baseball will hold its annual Fall Class for high school-aged players on Sundays, Sept. 4-Sunday, Oct. 2. There will be six games played in five weeks. For details and to join, contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or by email at .


SOUTH PORTLAND — Registration is open for the Maine Sports Hall of Fame third annual golf classic at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19, at Sable Oaks Golf Club, 505 Country Club Drive. Registration and check-in for the 18-hole scramble is at noon, play begins at 1 p.m. The fee of $125 per person/$400 per foursome includes golf cart, a barbecue lunch and prizes. Sponsorship opportunities are available and funds raised will go toward Maine Sports Hall of Fame functions. For information, to register or to become a sponsor, contact Mary Mitchell Friedman, MSHoF executive director, at or 272-2178, or visit

ROCKPORT — Husson University Golf Program Tournament will be held Thursday, Sept. 22, at Samoset Resort, 9 a.m. shotgun start, $500 per team of four. Proceeds will benefit the building of the golf program’s practice facility. For information and registration forms, visit J.W. Parks Golf Course in Pittsfield, or call 487-5545.

ROCKPORT — The annual Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament, 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 7, at Samoset Golf Course, 220 Warrenton St., to benefit chamber membership programming. Event and hole sponsorships available. Scramble format with interactive contests throughout the morning including: Putting contest, longest/shortest drives, and hole-in-one contest. Cost is $125 per player, $500 for foursome, $600 for Gold Foursome, which includes a hole sponsorship. Registration and breakfast begins at 7 a.m., golf tees off at 8 a.m. sharp. Call the Chamber at 596-0376, or register online at


BREWER — Brewer Youth Hockey and The Penobscot Ice Arena are co-sponsoring a series of four sessions of Try Hockey For Free for Girls at 5 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 22 and 29, at Penobscot Ice Arena, 90 Acme Road. Sessions are for ages 3-17 who want to try ice hockey. Participants may take part in one session or in all of them. There is loaner gear available including for the goalie position. For information, contact Ellen White at 866-2593 or or George Bishop at 944-5965 or Pre Register online for this event at

ORONO — The Maine Junior Black Bears youth hockey organization is now accepting Tier IV and Instructional registrations for the 2016-2017 season. Visit to sign up.

BREWER — Brewer Youth Hockey is accepting registrations for its Learn to Skate/Learn to Play Hockey sessions. There will be two 12-week sessions this season. Participants can sign up for one session or both. Sessions will be held at 12:40 p.m. on Sundays, beginning Oct. 23, at Penobscot Ice Arena, 90 Acme Road. The cost is $75 per session. All 3-year-olds skate for $33. The second session starts mid-January. Registration is open for all other teams including Mites, Squirts, Pee Wee, Girls U10, U12 and U14 and Bantams. For information, contact Kevin Nilsson at; register at


BANGOR — Komen Bangor, Maine Race for the Cure will hold the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 5K at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, beginning at Bangor Waterfront. Register online at or call 922-3303, Race morning registration is 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the waterfront.

AUGUSTA — The sixth annual 5K Run/Walk, Run for the Trees — Run to End Hunger will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at Viles Arboretum, 153 Hospital St. Registration starts at 9 a.m. This scenic route will take you through the trails of Augusta’s hidden gem and will be professionally timed. All proceeds from the race stay local, and go to the Viles Arboretum and Maine State Credit Union’s annual Ending Hunger Campaign. Register at

OLD TOWN — The Old Town-Orono YMCA is assembling a team to participate in the Insane Inflatable 5K on Saturday, Oct. 1, at the University of Maine. YMCA Warrior Fitness instructors Josh and Ali O’Keefe are team leaders. Get “pumped up” for a course filled with the world’s largest and most extreme inflatable obstacles ever produced. To register, visit Click register and scroll down to find the team name Old Town-Orono YMCA. Sign up for the 8:30 a.m. wave (if full, sign up for 9 a.m.). At the end, use promo code 10INSANE2016 to save 10 percent.

OLD TOWN — Penobscot/Piscataquis/Hancock Area Special Olympics will hold a benefit 5K road race at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at the Old Town/Orono YMCA in Old Town. The race is a fundraiser for the events that the area program puts on throughout the year. The race is being called Mickey’s 5K, commemorating Mickey Boutilier, the founder of Maine Special Olympics. Registration is $20, but will increase to $25 on Oct. 2. T-shirts are available for the first 75 registrants. Trophies will be awarded to the first-place male and females finishers, medals for the top two male and female runners in various age groups. Registration can be completed online at The course for this race is flat and fast, utilizing roads and bike paths.

BREWER — Brewer Federal Credit Union is sponsoring a 5K road race, 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at Brewer Federal Credit Union, 229 Dirigo Drive. All proceeds from the event will go directly to Make A Wish Maine. This event is open to runners of all abilities as well as walkers. Registration will be held 8-9:45 a.m. and costs $20. Participants who raise $50 or more in pledges will have the registration fee waived. To download a race application form and pledge sheet, visit or For information, contact David Stanhope at 989-7240 ext. 209 or


BANGOR — The Penobscot Valley Ski Club will hold its annual ski and snowboard equipment sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17, at Bangor Parks and Recreation, 647 Main St. New and used equipment including cross country and downhill skis, boots, poles, apparel, helmets and snowboards will be available at discounted prices. Bring used equipment to sell 5-7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 16. The cost to participate is $1 per item. Name your price and the club will sell it for you, less a 15 percent commission. The Penobscot Valley Ski Club is a nonprofit organization that supports local ski activities. For information about the club and the ski sale, visit or find it on Facebook.