Community Calendar: Tuesday, July 19


Boise Blast: ASA softball tryouts, 6 to 8 p.m. July 29 at Bishop Kelly High for U-12; 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5 at Timberline High for U-18; and 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 6 at Timberline High for U-16. Call King at 869-6783.

Boise State softball kids camp: For players ages 5-12, Aug. 9-10. Cost is $150. Go to or contact Joel at joeloliver617


Boise Slam pre-tryout camp: For boys and girls grades 3-8, Aug. 1-4 and 8-11. For more information, go to boiseslam .com or email Mike at boise

Boise BAM Jam: 3-on-3 tourney, Aug. 6-7 in Downtown Boise. Register at


Idaho Bocce Ball Club: League play at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the USBF courts, Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome, free lessons. Cost is $10 per person for a season of league membership. Call Lou at 336-2453 or Mike at 376-3171.


Upward Sports: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls entering grades K-6. Go to


Upward Sports flag football: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls and boys entering grades K-6. Go to


TVDSA Trisomy 21 Open: 9 a.m. Saturday at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Treasure Valley Down Syndrome Association. Cost is $75 per player, free for those with Down syndrome. Call 863-0796.

Alzheimer’s Idaho tournament: Registration at 8 a.m. and shotgun start at 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at Plantation. Cost is $105 per player or $420 per team. Call 914-4719 or email

TGA Premier junior summer camp: For ages 5-15, Aug. 15-19 at Indian Lakes. Morning or all day sessions. Equipment provided. Private instruction also available. Register at or call Todd at 761-4944.

Killebrew-Thompson Memorial Tournament: Aug. 17-20 at Sun Valley Trail Creek and Elkhorn courses. Practice rounds on Wednesday-Thursday, welcome barbecue Thursday, tournament Friday-Saturday. Fundraiser for St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI). Cost is $2,500. For details and registration, go to

Golf with Beaver Nation: Shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 20 at Purple Sage, Caldwell. Join fellow Oregon State Beavers in the Treasure Valley area. Cost is $65 per player or $220 per foursome; $20 for lunch only. Registration and details at

Daughters of the Nile tournament: Registration at 7 a.m. and shotgun start at 8 a.m. Sept. 10 at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Cost is $80 per player or $300 per team. Payment needed on or before Sept. 1. Contact Sonjia at 869-6922 or


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.


Run Wild at Zoo Boise: 9 a.m. Saturday at Zoo Boise. Two races through the zoo: ages 2-5 (.25 mile) and ages 6-11 (1 mile). Registration is $25 ($20 for Zoo Boise annual passholders) and includes breakfast at Zoo Boise, after party, and participant (+1 parent or guardian) admission to the zoo. Registration is not available after 3 p.m. on July 22, but will be available at 8 a.m. on the morning of the event. Register at or call 608-7744.

Run for Your Life 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: Aug. 6 on the Boise Greenbelt. Benefit for Camp Rainbow Gold. Go to

FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: Sept. 24 at the Idaho State Capitol. Packet pick-up at the FitOne Expo on Sept. 22-23 at the Boise Centre, as well as free health screenings, FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to

Onward Shay! Boise Half and Full Marathon: 7 a.m. Oct. 30 at Payette Brewing Company. Held in honor of Shay Hirsch, wife of George Hirsch. Shay was brought up in Boise, daughter of Pat and Morley Nelson, founder of Boise’s World Center for Birds of Prey. Early registration for the marathon is $100; half is $65. Go to

Senior Games

Idaho Senior Games: Athletes ages 50 and older are invited to compete in August. Go to or contact Mike at or 861-8000.


Valley United Football Club: Player development camp, 7:30 to 9 a.m. Aug. 1-4. Cost is $40. Register by contacting coach Mark at Go to for more info.

EPL West Ham United: Open to players U-9 through U-22, July 23-26 at Joplin Elementary. Session times, information and registration at

Real Soccer Club: Fall Youth Academy Program for U-4 through U-9. All players accepted. Practices start Aug. 22; first game Sept. 10. Cost is $25 per session for U-4 and U-5, $35 for U-6 through U-9. Register at or call 713-8924.

Track and Field

YMCA Team Idaho Track Classic: Thursday at Centennial High. Open to all track enthusiasts. Cost is $10 for four events. Decathlon, heptathlon, pentathlon and triathlon will be July 20. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270; or go to Volunteers also needed.


YMCA Gar Hackney Y-Not Tri Triathlon: Saturday at Quinn’s Pond along the Boise Greenbelt, with the first wave starting at 8 a.m. Course options for every participant level. Also offering SUP 1k race for $25. Call 344-5502, ext. 280; email or go to If interested in volunteering, contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, or


Peak camp: For grades 5-12, Aug. 2-4 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Cost is $250. Go to, e-mail or call (530) 448-0519.

Cherry Pit Mud Volleyball: Aug. 20 in Emmett. Coed 6 vs. 6; 21 and older. Fundraiser for Emmett fireworks show. Cost is $180 per team. Call 365-5748.

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