Community Calendar: Wednesday, April 9

April 9, 2014 


Boise Blast youth softball clinic: For girls ages 8-14, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday with registration at noon at Timberline High. Cost for the clinic is canned food to be donated to The Idaho Foodbank. Go to

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department's summer coed and men's softball leagues: Each team plays 10 games followed by a double-elimination tournament. Teams may play two games a week. League fees are $375 by Tuesday (registration deadline); $10 Nampa residents, $15 nonresidents.

Payette County Recreation District Freedom Series baseball/softball tournaments: Hosting baseball tournaments Mesa Invitational, Payette County Championships, Mesa Duel on the Diamond and Snake River Slug Fest. The girls fastpitch softball tournaments are Bobbie Davis Memorial, Mesa Invitational, Payette County Championships and Mesa Duel on the Diamond. Cost is $295 per team per tournament. Call 452-3542 or go to


Bryan Dunn Scholarship applications: Available at

Lady Knights camp: For grades 5-8, 9 a.m. to noon June 10-12 at Bishop Kelly. Contact coach McCormick at or go to

Showcase clinic: 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 2-3 at the Boys and Girls Club of Ada County, Garden City. Cost is $50 before May 1, $100 after. Call (503) 213-3413 or go to

Idaho Select: Summer team tryouts will be during the Transition Hoops Boise Showcase, May 2-3 at Mountain View High. Any player who is in the 11th grade or younger may participate. There are generally five teams ranging from ninth- to 11th-graders. Register at least one week in advance. Go to and click on Summer Program.

Timberline High boys camps: High school camp for grades 9-12, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. May 19-22. Junior high camp for grades 6-8, noon to 1:30 p.m. June 16-18. Elementary camp for grades K-5, 10 to 11:30 a.m. June 16-18. Cost is $75 per camp. Brochures at or call coach Bruce at 870-4545.

Boise High boys camps: June 5-7 from 8 to 9:30 a.m. for grades K-3 ($35), 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. for grades 4-7 ($75) and 2 to 4 p.m. for grades 8-12 ($75). Cost is $35 for each additional family member grades 4-12, $15 grades K-3. Contact coach Jeff at

Boise State boys camps: Cost of camps is $80. Contact Ryan at 599-3787 or• Little Broncos Camp 1 for incoming grades 1-6, June 9-10 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. (session 1) and 6 to 9 p.m. (session 2).• Little Broncos Camp 2 for incoming grades 1-6, June 11-12 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. (session 1) and 6 to 9 p.m. (session 2).• Little Broncos Camp 3 for incoming grades 1-6, June 16-17 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. (session 1) and 6 to 9 p.m. (session 2).• Guard/Forward Camp 1 for incoming grades 7-12, June 18-19 from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. (session 1) and 6 to 9 p.m. (session 2).

Mountain View Little Maverick boys camp: June 23-26 at Mountain View High from 9 a.m. to noon for incoming grades 2-5 and 1 to 4 p.m. for incoming grades 6-8. Cost is $70 for either session. Camp for grades 9-12 is from 7 to 10 p.m. June 9 and 16. Cost is $40. Brochures at or contact Jon at 855-4050, ext. 1211, or


Idaho Bocce Ball Club: Play begins at 6 p.m. April 16 at Ann Morrison. League play begins in May. Games are open to all skill levels. Call Lou at 375-5228, Mike at 376-3171 or Judy at 890-4178.


I9 Sports: Spring season youth flag football for boys and girls ages 4-14 begins Saturday in the Boise and Meridian area. Call 561-2101 or go to

Rocky Mountain Grizzlies youth camps: For incoming grades 7-8, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 2-5, and incoming grades 4-6, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. June 23-26 at Rocky Mountain High. Cost is $100 per camp. Registration forms at or contact Dave at

Bishop Kelly youth camp: Contact camp for grades 4-8, June 23-26. For applications and registration, go to or contact Tim at or 949-3907.


ISGA two-person alternate shot/scramble: Shotgun starts at 10 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Eagle Hills. Call Jud at 345-6338.

Coach Zach Ingersoll fundraising tournament, luncheon and auction: 9 a.m. Saturday at Eagle Hills. Ingersoll, a junior varsity coach at Rocky Mountain High, and history teacher and football coach at Eagle High, was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer in January. Non-golfers are welcome to attend the luncheon ($15) and auction starting at 1:30 p.m. Cost is $15-$80. Call 939-0402.

Centennial Ladies Golf Association: Spring league at 10 a.m. Tuesdays (already started) and Thursdays (starts April 17) and 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays beginning April 16. Call Debbie at 939-6669, Kay at 467-7581 or Diana at 467-2642.

Falcon Crest Men's League: Now taking applications. League matches are 6 p.m. Wednesdays, April through July, with an end-of-season tournament. Cost is $20 per night for nine holes, includes cart. Go to or call 362-8897.

Boise City Championship: April 19-20 at Warm Springs. Cost is $120. Call 343-5661.

Unplug and Be Outside Week: Free large bucket of range balls for ages 17 and younger, April 19 at Ridgecrest and Centennial. Call 468-5888, 468-5889.

Mayor's tournament: Shotgun start at 8 a.m. May 2 at Centennial. Benefits junior golf and college scholarships. Cost is $300 per team. Call 468-5889 or go to

Western Cheer Elite tournament: 9:15 a.m. May 17 at Indian Lakes. Cost is $55 per person or $200 per foursome. Email Jennifer at

Sheridan Academy scramble: Noon June 30 at Plantation. Call 880-6927 or go to


Free clinic: For new players ages 5-13, 11 a.m. April 19 at Idaho IceWorld. Equipment provided. Registration required. Call 608-7716 or go to


Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Jack at 938-5436 or


Free clinic: For boys and girls in grades K-8, 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the BSU Recreation turf field. No experience necessary. Go to


5k "Beat the Doc" Fun Run: Registration at 9 a.m. and start at 10:30 a.m. May 3 at Kleiner Park, Meridian. Chadwick Hunt from the Intermountain Veterinary Hospital will be the doc to beat. There will also be a one-mile pet walk at 11 a.m. and a pet fair from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. with contests, silent auction, vendors, music and demonstrations. Benefit for the Helping Hand Fund. Registration for 5K or one-mile is $30 by April 26, $35 after. Call 888-2910 or go to 5k Run/Walk: 2 p.m. May 4 at Ann Morrison band shelter. Competitive wave and non-competitive wave. Proceeds go toward pediatric cancer research. There will also be a bake sale at 1 p.m. Cost is $10. Register at or on race day.

Susan G. Komen Boise Race for the Cure: Competitive timed 5k (new this year) at 9 a.m. and non-competitive 5k and 1-mile at 9:05 a.m. May 10 at Albertsons headquarters. Fees vary. Call 384-0013 or go to

Outpost Days 5k Fun Run and Walk: Check-in at 7:30 a.m. and walk begins at 8 a.m. June 7 in Murphy. Cost is $20; 15 percent discount for family of four or more. Call (208) 495-2319 or go to

Run or Dye: June 28 at ParkCenter Park. A color-blasted 5k where participants get showered in safe, eco-friendly, plant-based cornstarch dye every kilometer. Go to

Fit For Life Half Marathon, 10k and 5k: 7:30 a.m. July 12 at Memorial Stadium, Garden City. Register at or go to

Ponderosa Pine Relay: July 18-19 from Weiser to Cascade. 200-mile overnight event. Go to or contact Pattric at or (503) 516 5935.

Payette Lake Run 30K, 8.6-mile and 5k: 8 a.m. Aug. 31 at Depot Park, McCall. Register at or go to

Twilight Dragon Relay: Sept. 6 in McCall. 56-mile team event. Go to or contact Pattric at or (503) 516 5935.

City of Trees Marathon and Half Marathon: 8 a.m. Oct. 12 at ParkCenter Park. Register at or go to


Free clinic: For beginners ages 4 and older, 1:30 and 2 p.m. April 19 at Idaho IceWorld. Skates provided. Registration required. Call 608-7716 or go to


I9 Sports: Spring season instructional league for boys and girls ages 3-10 begins Saturday in the Boise and Meridian area. Call 561-2101 or go to

March Forth College I.D. camp and showcase: April 18-20 at Optimist Sports Complex. Ten women's college programs; six men's college programs. Register at Email or call 863-2782 with questions.

Meridian United Soccer Club: Tryouts for ages 8-18, 5:30 p.m. June 2-3 at Settlers Park. Go to or call 887-6366.


Hershey's Track and Field Games: May 21 (ages 7-8, 9-10) and May 22 (ages 11-12, 13-14) at Timberline High. Registration begins at 4 p.m. both days; events start at 5 p.m. No entry fee is required. Participants must pre-register by May 18 at the city rec office, 110 Scout Lane, Boise. Go to or call 608-7650.


Boise Peak camp: For girls ages 10-18, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28-30 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Cost is $225. Call (530) 448-0519 or go to


Fellowship of Christian Athletes summer camp: June 23-27 at Northwest Nazarene campus. Provides training in basketball, cheer, cross-country, football, golf, lacrosse, pole vault, soccer, tennis, track, swimming, volleyball and wrestling. Participates will get twice-a-day instruction in their specific sport, as well as nutrition, strength training, and a daily speed, agility and quickness training session. Sign up at

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