Sports

July 27, 2012

Sports Shorts – July 27, 2012

Start Smart basketball

Start Smart basketball, a developmentally appropriate introductory basketball program for children ages 3 to 5, is 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays Aug. 14 through Sept. 18 at the youth center. Sign-up is limited to 15 participants. For more information, call (623) 856-7470.

 

Scuba diving classes

A two-day scuba diving class will be held Sept. 1 and 2 at Silver Wings Pool. The cost is $99 and includes all instruction materials and equipment. For more information or to sign up, call (623) 856-7120.

 

Friday family fun

Thunderbolt Lanes is offering Friday family fun night from 4 to 8 p.m. every Friday for $35 per family of four. Two hours of bowling, shoe rental, two adult meals and two kid’s meals are included. For more information, call (623) 856-6529.

 

Body competition

A men’s bodybuilding and women’s physique, figure and bikini competition is Aug. 18 at the Luke Air Force Base Theater. Weigh-ins are 11 a.m., preliminary round is 1 p.m. and the final competition is 5 p.m. The cost to compete is $40 per military member and $50 per nonmilitary. For more information, call (623) 856-6241.

 

Glow Nights

Glow-in-the-dark at Silver Wings Pool Saturday nights. Floats will be provided. For more information, call (623) 856-7120.




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