Sports

April 14, 2016
 

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Junior golf clinic

The Falcon Dunes Golf Course is featuring a junior golf clinic 9 to 10 a.m.  April 23. The cost is $20 per clinic or $30 for both. Instruction includes grip, stance, driving, chipping, putting and golf etiquette. For more information, call 623-535-9334.

Base family camp out

Outdoor recreation is featuring a base family campout today and Saturday at Fowler Park. The cost is $10 for a family of four, $5 per additional members, free for R4R deployed family members and includes bouncers, movie in the park and s’mores. For more information, call 623-856-6267.

K-1 speed racing

Outdoor recreation is featuring K1 speed racing at 10 a.m. April 23. Race to beat your own time. Top three racers receive a T-shirt and an award. For more information, call 623-856-6267.

Cheerleading and football camp

The 56th Force Support Squadron Bryant Fitness Center is featuring Pigskin Patriots, a free cheerleading and football camp Saturday. Ages 5 to 9 meet at 9 a.m. to noon and ages 10 to 14 meet at 1 to 4 p.m. at the fitness center. The event is led by NFL players and cheerleaders. Register at the 56th FSS Youth Center. For more information, call 623-856-7470.




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