Community Calendar: Monday, June 22


Boise Senior Softball league: Taking registrations for senior men’s metal bat draft leagues over 50 and over 58. All skill levels welcome. The 50-plus league plays on Wednesday nights and the 58-plus league on Tuesday nights in the Boise area beginning mid-July for eight weeks. Go to

Baseball and fastpitch instruction: Hitting and pitching lessons for individuals, groups and teams. Call Jeff at 941-3968 (baseball) or Julie at 989-8979 (fastpitch).

Baseball instruction: Hitting, fielding and throwing mechanics available from former major league player Eric Fox. Call 371-0145 or email

Baseball pitching instruction: Lessons available for all ages in group or individual setting from a current college coach and major-league associate scout with 16-plus years experience. Contact Andy at or 484-6860.

Baseball and softball instruction: Coach Bobby Sutcliffe is providing instruction for all ages and levels. To schedule, go to For questions, email


Boise Slam “Summer Slam” camp: Skills and offensive attack, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at Boise Slam Warehouse, 3670 E. Lanark Drive, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. for boys grades 6-8, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for boys grades 3-5 and 3 to 5 p.m. for girls grades 3-8. Cost is $50. Register at or call Mike at 830-2723.

BAM Jam 3-on-3: Aug. 8-9 on the streets of Downtown Boise. Divisions for all ages and abilities. For more information and to register, go to

Bocce Ball

Idaho Bocce Ball Club: Accepting registrations for the Wednesday night league, which plays at 6 p.m. at the USBF regulation courts at Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome. Cost is $10 per person for an entire season of league membership. Call Jared at 336-2453, Mike at 376-3171 or Lou at 375-5228.


Rocky Mountain Grizz youth camp: Youth full contact for incoming grades 4-6, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Registration forms at or contact Dave at

Bishop Kelly youth camp: For incoming grades 4-8, Monday-Thursday. For applications and registration, go to or contact Tim at or 949-3907.


Idaho Statesman Junior Clinic: 5 p.m. July 8 at Hillcrest. Part of the Albertsons Boise Open activities. Free. Go to


Mountain High Skills and Goaltender Training Camp: June 29-30 at Idaho IceWorld. Register at or sign up at


Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Terry at 921-0063 or

Boise Pickleball Club: 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at Fort Boise Community Center. No equipment necessary and all skill levels welcome. Lessons are free. Call 608-7680.


Rugby Idaho: Go to

•  Camp from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday-Thursday with four locations. League is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 8, 15, 22 and 29 at Winstead Park. Programs are for incoming grades 1-8. Registration is $30 for one or $60 for both.

•  Summer 7’s is for boys in grades 7-12. Season matches will be four Thursday nights starting June 25 at 6 p.m. High School State Championship tournament will be Aug. 1. Registration is $55 for high school and $45 for grades 7-8.


Live4Life 5k Family Fun Run/Walk: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Storey Park, Meridian. Celebrate Life after-party with music and sponsor booths. Benefits the cause of Right To Life of Idaho and Stanton Healthcare. Cost is $15. Register at

Melba Quick Responders Fun Run: Six-mile run at 7:45 a.m. and two-mile run/walk at 8 a.m. July 4 at Melba City Hall. Cost is $18 general, $12 children 10 and younger. Call 495-2604.

Fit For Life Half Marathon, 10k, 5k: Start times are 7:30, 7:40 and 7:50 a.m. July 11 at Memorial Stadium. Cost is $38, $28 and $23. Register at

Boise Women’s Classic Half, 10k, 5k: 7:30 a.m. July 18 at Julia Davis Park. Cost is $35-$65. Register at

Run Wild at Zoo Boise: Check-in at 8 a.m. and race at 9 a.m. July 25 at Zoo Boise. A .25 mile for ages 2-5 and 1 mile for ages 6-12. Registration is $25 ($20 for Zoo Boise annual pass holders) and includes a giveaway, after-party, breakfast and participant admission (plus one parent/guardian) to the zoo. Register at or call 608-7754.

Race to Embrace: 8:30 a.m. Aug. 8 at Settlers Park, Meridian. Cost is $8-$13 for the one mile and $20-$25 for 5k. Register at

Payette Lake Run: 30k and 18.6 mile starts at 8 a.m. and 5k at 9 a.m. Sept. 6 at Depot Park, McCall. Cost is $23, $33 and $38. Register at

Riggins Salmon Run: 9 a.m. for the half, 9:30 a.m. for 10k and 10 a.m. for 5k Sept. 12 along the Salmon River. Cost is $20, $30 and $40. Register at

Idaho NF Walk and Fun Run: 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at Julius M. Kleiner Memorial Park, Meridian. Interactive superhero characters as well as superhero activities and training. Costumes encouraged. Benefit for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Cost is $20 general, $10 children 4-10, free for ages 3 and younger. Go to

Harvest Classic: 9 a.m. Sept. 19 at Nampa Recreation Center. Features an 8k run or wheelchair race, 2-mile run or walk, 1-mile noncompetitive race, food, prizes, entertainment, vendor booths and a school competition. Cost is $10-$25. Register at

FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: 7 a.m. Sept. 26 at the Idaho State Capitol. Pick up your packet at the FitOne Expo Sept. 24- 25 at the Boise Centre, as well as participate in free health screenings and interact with FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to


ChievoVerona International Academy Elite Player ID Camp: For boys and girls U-9 through U-19, July 6-8 at Hawthorne Park, Middleton. Sessions are noon to 2 p.m. for U-9 through U-11, 9 to 11 a.m. for U-12 through U-14 and 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for U-15 and up. Cost is $160. Go to

Free skills training: For boys and girls ages 5-10, 6 to 7 p.m. July 7, 9, 14 and 16 at Mountain View High. To register, call coach Alyssa at 761-1007.

Real Soccer Club: Register at

•  Youth Academy for U-5 through U-9 (fall): All players are accepted. No tryouts needed. Locations in Middleton and West Boise. Cost is $25-$35.

•  Competitive for U-10 through U-18 (fall-spring 2016): Call 713-8924 for assessments.

Seniors games

Idaho Senior Games: Features 19 different sports to men and women over 50. Online registration at or contact Mike at


Boise Parks and Recreation tournaments: For boys and girls ages 6-10, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 17 and Aug. 21 at Ann Morrison. Cost is $10 per session. To register, call 608-7680. On-site registration will be taken day of the event, if available.

Boise Tennis Coalition: 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at Fort Boise.

Track and Field

Simplot Games track camp: July 8-10 at the Idaho State University campus, Pocatello. Go to or contact Shannon at or (208) 251-4818.

YMCA Team Idaho all-comers track meets: 5:30 p.m. for field events and 6:30 p.m. for running events through July 30 at Timberline High. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270; or go to


College of Idaho camps: Middle school camp for incoming grades 5-8 is from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. July 20-21. Setters/attackers and defense/passing skills camp is July 30-31. Coyote High School camp for grades 9-12 is from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 3-5. Registration forms at or contact Liz at with questions.

Peak Volleyball camp: For grades 5-12, Aug. 4-6 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Registration is $230. Go to, email or call (530) 448-0519.


Wildcat camp: 9 a.m. to noon July 6-9 at Columbia High. All ages and skill levels welcome. Cost is $60. Contact Todd at

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