Adult softball managers meet June 9

Registration for the 2009 adult men’s and coed softball leagues has closed and a mandatory meeting for all team manages has been scheduled for 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, at Town Hall.

Managers are reminded that all players on their respective rosters must be at least 16 years of age or older is eligible to participate in the leagues. Also, the maximum number of players allowed on each team is 15.

Team registration fees are $250, plus a $30 fee per player. The team fee is due prior to the start of the season; the player fees must be paid by the second game of the season. Fees may be paid by cash, check or money order; checks and money orders should be made payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs.

The leagues are tentatively scheduled to begin in late June. For more information, call Andy Rice, recreation supervisor, at 264-4151, Ext. 231.

Youth tennis

The registration deadline for the July session of youth tennis for ages 7-13 is June 26.

Registrations are available online through the recreation department link at www.townofpagosasprings.com and are also available at the recreation office in Town Hall. The cost for the July session is $30. A minimum of four participants per division will be required to conduct the session.

If registrations are sufficient, participants in all age divisions will meet twice a week at the Wyndham Resorts tennis courts for one-hour intervals. Sessions for ages 7-10 will be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-noon, and sessions for ages 11-13 will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m.-noon.

Participants must have a tennis racquet and non-marking athletic or tennis shoes. Running shoes can cause injuries as they are not designed for lateral movement. All necessary equipment may be ordered from Dale Schwicker at very reasonable costs; he can be contacted at 731-3363.

For more information contact Andy Rice, recreation supervisor, at 264-4151, Ext. 231.

Youth baseball

Schedules for all youth baseball leagues except the 13-14 division are available at the recreation office in Town Hall and have also been posted on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.

Games continue tonight in the 9-10 division, with the Dodgers taking on the Angels at 5:20 p.m. on Field 1 and the Pirates facing the Rockies at 7:05 p.m. on Field 1.

For more information on this year’s program, call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.

Fireworks donations

The recreation department is accepting donations for this year’s Fourth of July fireworks show.

Donations in any amount will be accepted; checks and money orders should be made payable to Town of Pagosa Springs.

Donations should be addressed “Attention: Fireworks” and mailed to P.O. Box 1859, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. If you would like to make a cash donation, please do so in person at the front desk in Town Hall.

Sports hotline

General information concerning the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department can be obtained by calling the Pagosa Springs Sports Hotline at 264-4151, Ext. 301, or logging on to townofpagosasprings.com and going to the parks and recreation link.

All schedules and upcoming events are updated on a regular basis.

If you have questions or concerns, or need additional information about any of the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department adult or youth sports programs, call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.