Archery lesson given by the Yahi Bowmen of Modesto, July 12, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Modesto Reservoir. Open to all youth and families, 8 years old and up. Cost is $30, includes BBQ lunch at the end of the day. Pre-registration required at www.modestogov.com/econnect or in person at the Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Departement, 1010 Tenth Street, Suite 4400. Contact Sandy Wolfe, 209 577-5344.
BATTING LESSONS Private and team instruction with certified hitting coach Greg Young, more than 25 years of experience and MLB trained. Improve your swing. Infield, outfield and base-running lessons, too. Visit: www.MrHittingCoach.com or call Greg at (209) 605-4734.
RAINBOW FIELDS is accepting applications for T-ball and coach pitch (ages 4-6, 6-8) and league teams (ages 8-14). Online at www.rainbowfields.com or every Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. until full.
YOUTH CAMP Every week in June and July at Rainbow Fields. Ages 7-12. For details, visit: www.MrHittingCoach.com/camps.html or call (209) 605-4734.
YOUTH BASEBALL TRYOUTS For summer and fall baseball, ages 8-9 and 10-11, at Rainbow Fields. For information, contact Roman Rodriguez at email@example.com.
FIGHTING DUCKS The 11U Fighting Ducks baseball team seeking players for local competitive team. Team coached by former University of the Pacific baseball player Curt Zimmerman. For more information, call Zimmerman at 209-765-7215.
TURLOCK FALL LEAGUE All players, ages 7 to 17 years old, at Pedretti Field. Age is determined by how old the player will be on May 1, 2015. Season begins Aug. 11 and ends around Oct. 29. Games days are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. One to two games per week. $100 per player. We will take team and individual signups and place players on teams. Sign up online at www.TPRbaseball.com or email Lance@TPRbaseball.com.
FUTURE STARS SKILLS CAMP Three weeks left in the camp. Through July 3, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday. Grades 4-9, ages 9-14. At Johansen High. We will develop ballhandling, shooting, rebounding, post play, passing, defending and footwork. Cost is $60 per player per week or $12 per day. Kids can sign up for any week or all of them. To register, email Allan Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org.
DAVIS DAY CAMP July 8-10, 8:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Grades 1-9. Fundamentals from coach Dan Pacheco, who has 34 years of experience, and coach Tim Garcia. $75. Camp at Davis High School, 1200 Rumble Rd. Registration at 8 a.m. Call Pacheco at (209) 499-4134.
TURLOCK HIGH CAMP Youth basketball camp for boys and girls, July 8-10. Coaching and instruction from Turlock coach Doug Cornfoot, Denair coach RJ Henderson and Stanislaus State assistant coach Ben Riley. Ages 7-10 from 9 a.m.-noon, ages 11-14 from 1-4 p.m. Camp features skill development, fundamental instruction, games and skills contests. Cost is $60 and includes camp T-shirt. Contact Henderson (209) 664-0646 or Cornfoot (209) 535-6076.
MODESTO MAGIC BASKETBALL Season runs from Sept. 6-Nov. 1, Saturday’s only. Games will be held at Modesto Christian High. Open to girls age 4 to high school senior. Cost is $150 with uniform and $125 if you already have a Magic uniform. Early sign-up discounts, plus $10 off for second child and $50 off for third child. Sign-up online at www.modestomagic.com. Contact Stan Silva 209 765-5107.
BAD TO THE BONZ Tryouts for summer program and providing adult and youth classes. Clinic for coaches by professional coach Tony Avila, former coach of Modesto PAL boxing club and now owner of Bad to the Bonz Boxing Gym. The summer special for youth is $175 for two months and includes sign-ups. Visit Modestopalboxing.net or call Tony Avila at (209) 577-1131. Also, we encourage parents to work out for free alongside their children. We have a USA Boxing team. The gym also offers kickboxing training by coach Gene Fields. We offer free classes on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon.
MODESTO PAL Stanislaus/Modesto PAL Boxing is a free program for ages 10-17. Sign up Monday and Thursday from 4-5 p.m. at 615 Sierra Drive. No experience needed. Call Randy Buchanan at (209) 572-9614 or email email@example.com.
KICKBOXING Turlock-based Team Voodoo Kickboxing has team tryouts for the summer leagues. Our self-defense clinics for adults will be starting soon. Kids camps start this month. Two-month special is $140 with unlimited program. Parents train for free with every kid’s signup. 1226 Seventh St., Modesto. Call (209) 262-8976 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
MJC CAMPS The Modesto Junior College football program will hold fundamental camps this summer. The “Hitman” camp for linebackers and defensive backs is June 30-July 1, from 6-8 p.m. The “Trench Warrior” camp for offensive and defensive linemen is July 7-8, from 6-8 p.m. Both camps are $40 and pre-enrolled campers will receive a free T-shirt. All pre-enrolled campers will receive a T-shirt. Sign up at www.mjc4life.org or email MJC coach email@example.com.
MODESTO PATRIOTS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEER Register anytime online at www.modestopatriots.com. We can help with registration and/or answer any questions you may have. Contact Kastin via phone/text at (209) 595-8432 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
KIDTIME FITNESS CLASSES Kid Time, in partnership with the City of Modesto, Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Department are offering Summer session classes beginning July 6. Open to youth age 3-12. Cost is $48 for 8 sessions. Classes include: Ballet, 4theboyz Hip Hop and Tumbling, and Cheernastics Cheer and Tumbling. All classes will be held at Fitness Evolution, 4120 Dale Road, Suite G. Pre-registration required at www.modestogov.com/econnect or in person at the Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department, 1010 Tenth Street, Suite 4400. Contact Sandy Wolfe, (209) 577-5344.
SPORTS AND FITNESS CAMP Monte Vista Chapel and Calvary Baptist Church of Turlock are co-sponsoring a sports and fitness camp for boys and girls ages 9-13 or in grades 4-8. The camp is July 14-18 from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The cost is $6 per day or $30 for the week. Camp T-shirts and water bottles are also available for an additional $7 and $2, respectively. The camp will be supervised and staffed by trained adult and high school leaders. Each camp will be divided into younger and older age groups. Camp brochures are at MVC, Berkeley and Monte Vista avenues, (209) 634-4935, CBC, 700 E. Monte Vista Avenue, (209) 632-2391, or, by calling Doug at (209) 632-8492, or, online at www.montevistachapelonline.org.
LADIES CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster offering clinics for ladies on Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the McHenry Golf Center. Clinics for women of all ages and ability and will cover the full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, rules and etiquette. Cost is $15. For information, call (209) 523-5151.
JUNIOR CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster and staff offering clinics for juniors ages 4 to 12 on Saturdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the McHenry Golf Center. Clinics cover full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, rules and etiquette. Cost is $12. For information, call (209) 523-5151.
RED, WHITE, BLUE OPEN July 4, 9 a.m. shotgun start. Everyone plays from forward tees. 15-inch cups, easiest tournament you will ever play. $69 includes green fees, cart and lunch. Call Jim (209) 595-3517 for information.
VFW POST 2922 TOURNAMENT Will be at Creekside Golf Course in Modesto on July 19. This is a charity tournament, and proceeds will benefit veterans in the local community. We are looking for players and sponsors. Registration 10 a.m., shotgun start at 11:30 a.m. Cost $100 per person and $350 per foursome. Contact Dan (209) 847-4871 or Steve (916) 743-4477; email email@example.com.
EPPIE’S GREAT RACE The 41st annual EGR is July 19 along the American River Parkway near Sacramento. The race includes a 12.5-mile bike ride, a 6.35-mile paddle boat ride and a 5.82 mile run. Both teams and individuals can compete in divisions from 14 years old to over-70. To participate or volunteer, go to www.eppiesgreatrace.org.
PRO SOCCER CAMP Fifth annual camp held at the Ripon Mistlin Soccer Complex. Boys and girls of all skill levels, age 5-13. July 21-25, from 9 a.m.-noon. Call (209) 404-8012 or visit www.ProSoccerCamp.net.
MARY GROGAN ADULT LEAGUES Registration is open. Men’s open and coed will start in July with women’s and men’s over 30 coming soon. Visit http://www.mysa-ajax.org/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
SOCCER CLASSES Kidz Love Soccer, in partnership with the City of Modesto, Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department, are offering youth soccer classes, ages 2-10, July 12 at Woodrow Park. Cost is $80 for 7 classes and includes: Mommy/Daddy and Me, Pre/Tot Soccer, Soccer 1 and Skillz and Scrimmages. Jersey is included. Pre-registration required at www.modestogov.com/econnect or in person at the Parks, Recreation and Neighborhoods Department, 1010 Tenth Street, Suite 4400. Contact Sandy Wolfe, (209) 577-5344.
RAINBOW FIELDS is accepting applications for Men’s, Coed, and new Women’s League – Wednesdays (in June), Thursday, and Friday nights available. Online at www.rainbowfields.com.
MISTLIN FIELDS LEAGUE Taking signups for Mistlin Fields new softball league for co-ed, women’s and men’s recreational teams. Play at the new Mistlin Fields in the first season. Sunday, Monday and Wednesday nights. Season begins after July 7. Ten games, followed by playoffs. Cost is $595 per team. Payment due by July 1 or when sold out. Limited number of teams. For information, visit www.MistlinFields.com or pick up a flier at Ripon City Hall. Email Lance Boullion at: LBoullion_CA@yahoo.com for information, or call (209) 380-2212.
YOUTH CLINIC Open registration for youth ages 6-17. Clinic sessions will be held at Bret Harte High School, Angels Camp and Wintercreek Tennis Facility in Murphys. Sessions from Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.; July 7-11 and July 14-18. Cost is $90 per clinic per person. For information, contact Angella Woods at (209) 728-2497 or (209) 770-5076 or email@example.com.
RIPON CAMPS – The Pulse Volleyball Club will hold four camps for girls in July at Ripon High School. The “Young and Mighty” camp for fourth- to eighth-graders is July 7-9 from 1-4 p.m. Registration is $85. It’s an all skills camp. Players will be placed in a group that fits their level. The “Elite Camp” for eighth-graders to 12th-graders is July 14-16 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with lunch break from noon-1 p.m. Cost is $140. Morning session on position play and individual skills. Afternoon for position play in game situations and more. On July 20, there are two one-day camps. Third- to sixth-graders from noon -2 p.m. Cost is $15. From 3-6 p.m., seventh- to 12th-graders for $20. For more information, email Pulse director and coach Adrienne Beltrami at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BIG VALLEY CHRISTIAN Volleyball camp July 7-10, from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Open to campers ages 5-19. Cost is $60. Contact Kelly Heese, (209) 568-9253.
MODESTO/STANISLAUS Modesto/Stanislaus water polo are practicing at Downey High School – high school boys from 7-9 a.m. and high school girls and pre-high school girls and boys from 9-11 a.m. Visit ms.aquanite.com.
RAIDER WRESTLING CLUB For ages 5-13. Call Becky Aldana at (209) 380-2078.
MODESTO GRAPPLING CLUB The Modesto Grappling Club offers courses to ages 12 and up. No experience necessary. Classes at Beyer High on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7:30 p.m. Call Don Hunnell at (209) 277-5875 or visit www.modestograpplingclub.com.
TURLOCK CLUB YOUTH Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-7 p.m. Ages 5-18 welcome. Club cost is $40, plus all wrestlers must have a USA Wrestling Athlete card (available at www.themat.com). Contact Mike Contreras at (209) 678-1240 or email@example.com.
CENTRAL YOUTH Freestyle program is open. Call Paul at (209) 470-5637.