Community Calendar: Tuesday, Aug. 9


Boise State softball kids camp: For players ages 5-12, Tuesday and Wednesday. Cost is $150. Go to broncosports .com/camps or contact Joel at

Diamond Rats Baseball: Tryouts for the 2017 U-12 season, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Guerber Park, Eagle.


Ignite Fire Team tryouts: For boys and girls grades 3-8, Aug. 15, 16 and 18 at North Star Charter. Go to playignitesports .com or email info@playignite


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.


Borah Hall of Fame: Coaches Ed Troxel and De Pankratz, along with Ted Buck, Darrell Burchfield, Tom Perkins, Greg Phillips, Jeff Phillips and Tony Wallace are being inducted Saturday at 6 p.m. at the Boise Clubhouse Event Center. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to


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 playtga .com/Boise or call Todd at 761-4944.

Golf for Gold tournament: Two flights at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Aug. 16 at Bigwood, Ketchum. Fundraiser for Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation’s Gold Team. Cost is $175 for golf and dinner, $100 dinner only. Register at

Killebrew-Thompson Memorial: 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 killebrewthompsonmemorial .com.

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

Swing fundamentals lesson: 9 to 10 a.m. Aug. 20 at Boise Ranch. Taught by Jeff Thomsen, PGA professional. Beginners invited, seasoned players. Cost is $35. Limited to the first five players. Register by calling 860-2465.

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 sonjiayates@


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. Call 608-7680.


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. Early registration for the marathon is $100; half is $65. Go to

Zeitgeist Half Marathon: Nov. 5 in Boise. Post-race party includes a meal, band, awards and prize drawings. Fundraiser for Racing Unlimited, Inc., a non-profit that funds research to find treatments and a cure for Polycystic kidney disease. Go to or call 853-1221


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


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 academy or call 713-8924.


YMCA Team Idaho youth cross country program: Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270; jack.ward@ymcatvidaho or go to or

▪  Practices on Mondays and Wednesdays at various locations and times, Sept. 7 through Oct. 26. Designed for runners ages 6-13 of all levels of experience and ability. Cost is $55 for Y members and $80 nonmembers.

▪  Meets from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Sept. 21 through Oct. 26, alternating between Hobble Creek Park and Camel’s Back Park. Open to anyone ages 6-13. Free to YMCA cross country participants and $2 for non-participants.


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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