Recreation Calendar, Sept. 22

sports@islandpacket.comSeptember 22, 2013 

Listing of recreation tournaments, events and activities for the Hilton Head Island, Bluffton and Beaufort areas

All phone numbers are area code 843 unless otherwise listed.

BASKETBALL

FALL BASKETBALL CLINIC: What: Skills, drills and scrimmage play; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center; Who: Ages 6-8; When: 4-5 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays; Session 1 Sept. 10-Oct. 3, Session 2 Oct. 8-31; Cost: $50 per session; Notes: Children can be picked up from the public elementary schools. Scholarships available; Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, call 681-7273 or visit the Hilton Head Rec Center, 20 Wilborn Rd., Hilton Head Island.

BEAUFORT COUNTY PALS

PALS AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM: What: Registration for Beaufort County Parks and Leisure Services After-School Program; Where: Bluffton center, Burton Wells, Broomfield, Port Royal, Scott Center and Lind Brown; Notes: Registrations will be accepted until each center is full. Registration: Online at www.bcgov.net/PALS, or at the Burton Wells Recreation Center in Beaufort or the Buckwalter Recreation Center in Bluffton; Information: Call 255-6680 in Beaufort or 255-6710 in Bluffton.

CYCLING

PRINCE WILLIAM CYCLE TOUR: What: 62-mile or 35-mile bicycle ride through the country roads of Prince William Parish; Where: Ride begins and ends at Buckfield Plantation in Yemassee; When: 8:30 a.m., Oct. 26; Cost: $35 per rider through Oct. 25, $45 day of; Notes: This is not a race. The annual ride is sponsored by the Yemassee Revitalization Corporation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to restore and beautify downtown Yemassee. An after-ride lunch will be served on the grounds of the plantation. All riders must be at least 16 years of age. Early registration for the event guarantees each rider a T-shirt, cue sheet, snacks, lunch and beverages. Registration: Go to active.com; Information: Go to www.yemassee-sc.org, call 441-7402 or email yrc_inc@Live.com.

GOLF

FAMILY PROMISE TOURNAMENT: When: 10 a.m., Sept. 28; Where: Hilton Head National, Bluffton; Cost: $100 per person; Notes: All proceeds support Family Promise, which helps provide temporary shelter, family stability and permanent housing solutions for homeless families with children. Registration/Information: Call 815-4211.

AFTER-SCHOOL JUNIOR GOLF PROGRAM: Where: Old South Golf Links; When: Mondays, Sept. 23 to Oct. 21; Time: 4-5:30 p.m. Who: Grades 1 and up; Cost: $25 per week or $100 for five-lesson series; Notes: Includes snack, drink and USGA Rules Book. Clubs and balls included. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY TOURNAMENT: What: 16th annual tournament to benefit Hilton Head Regional Habitat For Humanity; Where: Oldfield Golf Club, Okatie; When: 11 a.m., Sept. 30; Cost: $150 per person, $150 to sponsor hole, $600 to sponsor team; Notes: Includes all golf fees, lunch, beverages, bufffet dinner and gift bag. Live auction after round, will include a trip for 2 to Pebble Beach. Information: Call Ric Spiehs at 843-342-8004 or email richard.spiehs@suntrust.com.

CALLAWASSIE ISLAND-PORT ROYAL SOUND FOUNDATION TOURNAMENT: What: Tournament to benefit the programs and conservation efforts of the Port Royal Sound Foundation; Where: Callawassie Island; When: 12:30 p.m., Oct. 7; Cost: $150 per person, $250 to sponsor hole; Notes: Includes all golf fees, lunch, and awards reception with food and drinks. Field limited to 18 teams of four. Registration/Information: Contact Judy Almand at jalmand@portroyalsoundfoundation.org or call 810-6881.

BATTERY CREEK HALL OF FAME TOURNAMENT: What: Tournament to benefit the new athletics hall of fame at Battery Creek High School; When: 11 a.m., Oct. 12; Where: Sanctuary Golf Club, Cat Island; Cost: $60 per player, $240 per team; Format: 4-person teams, captains choice; Notes: Hole sponsorships $100. Mulligans, prizes, post-tournament cookout. Information: Call John Drafts at 322-5574 or 441-1180.

"BE A SAINT" GOLF CLASSIC: What: Tournament to benefit the free prenatal services offered by the Pregnancy Center & Clinic of the Low Country; Where: Hampton Hall Golf Club, Bluffton; When: 9:30 a.m., Nov. 4; Cost: $150; Notes: Separate flights for men, women and mixed teams. Contests and prizes, including $10,000 cash hole-in-one contest. Tournament gift, breakfast sandwich, luncheon buffet, refreshments and snacks. Registration/Information: Call 689-2222 or email hhislim@gmail.com.

LACROSSE

GIRLS FALL LACROSSE: What: Develop and improve lacrosse fundamentals; Who: Grades 1-8; When: Sundays, Sept. 15-Oct. 27, 1-2:30 p.m.; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center field; Cost: $65 (includes jersey); Notes: Bluffton High School coach Danielle Tosky will be the lead instructor. All skill levels welcome. Equipment will be provided for those who don't have it. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

LAX DOG BOYS LACROSSE: What: Skills, drills and casual games; Who: Grades 3-8; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center; When: Tuesdays, Sept. 17 to Oct. 22; Times: 6:45-8 p.m. (Grades 6-8), 5:30-6:45 p.m. (Grades 3-5); Cost: $60 (includes jersey); Equipment rental available for $35; Notes: Hilton Head High boys lacrosse coach John Werner will be the lead instructor. All skill levels welcome. Players must have NOSCAE-approved helmet in white, lacrosse gloves, lacrosse elbow pads, lacrosse shoulder pads, stick, cleats, and mouth guard. Scholarships available. Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273; Information: Steve Ruiz 681-7273.

MISCELLANEOUS

BEFORE-SCHOOL AND AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS: When: Monday through Friday (regularly scheduled public school days); Where: Hilton Head Island Recreation Center; Notes: Programs combine play with academics. Children in the afterschool program receive homework assistance. Programs focus on youth development, academic success, friendship and character-building. Before-school program children will be walked over to school. There is a registration fee of $30 per child or $50 per family each year. Completed registration forms must be turned in to Rec Center before your child can attend the program. Financial assistance is available to those in need. Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org or stop by the Hilton Head Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. Information: call 681-7273.

ADULT DODGEBALL: What: Wardle Family YMCA fall sports registration; When: Registration runs through Oct. 4; Season runs Oct. 7-Nov. 18; Note: Financial assistance is available for those who meet the criteria. Go to www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com for specific practice dates and times. Registration: Online at www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or at the YMCA, located at 1801 Richmond Dr., Port Royal. Information: Call 522-9622.

ROLLER HOCKEY

ROLLER HOCKEY CAMP: What: Develop and improve individual and team skills and fundamentals; Where: Bristol Sports Arena, Hilton Head Island; When: Sept. 20-Nov. 1; Tuesday practices and Friday games; Times: Ages 4-9, 6-7 p.m.; Ages 10-18, 7-8 p.m.; Cost: $50; Notes: All skill levels welcome. Must have hockey equipment. Scholarships available. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, call 681-7273 or visit the Hilton Head Rec Center, 20 Wilborn Rd., Hilton Head Island.

RUNNING

Hilton Head Island Bridge Run: What: 22nd annual Hargray Hilton Head Island Bridge Run 10K & 5K; When: 8 a.m., Oct. 20; Where: Crossings Park; Notes: 10-kilometer and 5-kilometer races take runners over the Broad Creek on the Cross Island Parkway. All participants receive a T-shirt. Post-race party and award ceremony with refreshments, music and door prizes. Event has raised more than $40,000 for local charities. Registration/Information: Go to www.bearfootsports.com or call 757-8520.

ZOMBIE RUN FOR CAPA: What: 5K race to benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Association; When: 5 p.m., Oct. 27; Where: Naval Heritage Park, Port Royal; Notes: Registration at 5 p.m., followed by the Kids Costume Run at 5:30. Adult Costume Contest at 6 p.m. with prizes in different categories. 5K begins at 6:30 p.m. Registration: https://espbzombierun.eventbrite.com/

SOFTBALL

SEAHAWK FASTPITCH CAMP: Who: Grades 1-8; When: Sept. 17 to Oct. 17; Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4-5 p.m.; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center; Cost: $75 for whole camp, $45 for one day per week; Notes: Camp will be led by Hilton Head High coaches and players. Campers will be divided by age and skill. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Call 681-7273.

SWIMMING

FALL TIGER SHARKS SWIM TEAM: What: Wardle Family YMCA fall sports registration; When: Season begins Sept. 23; Note: Financial assistance is available for those who meet the criteria. Go to www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com for specific practice dates and times. Registration: Online at www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or at the YMCA, located at 1801 Richmond Dr., Port Royal. Information: Call 522-9622.

PARENT/CHILD PRESCHOOL & ADULT SWIM LESSONS: What: Wardle Family YMCA fall sports registration; When: Session 2 Oct. 7-31, Session 3 Nov. 4-28; Note: Financial assistance is available for those who meet the criteria. Go to www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com for specific practice dates and times. Registration: Online at www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or at the YMCA, located at 1801 Richmond Dr., Port Royal. Information: Call 522-9622.

TENNIS

EXHIBITION MATCHES: Where: Van Der Meer Shipyard Racquet Club and Van Der Meer Tennis Center, Hilton Head Island; When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays (Shipyard) and 3 p.m. Sundays (19 Deallyon Ave.); Cost: Free; Notes: Van Der Meer tennis coaches will be playing the exhitibion matches, rain or shine. Information: Call the Van Der Meer pro shop at 785-8388 or go to www.vandermeertennis.com.

FREE TENNIS LESSONS: Who: Ages 12 and up; Where: Van Der Meer Tennis Center, Hilton Head Island; When: 5-6 p.m., Sept. 23-26; Information: Call the Van Der Meer pro shop at 785-8388 or go to www.vandermeertennis.com.

VOLLEYBALL

SAND VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS WANTED: Serious volleyball players are being sought for doubles and triples in the sand. Matches will be played in the Beaufort area on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. until dark. Information: Call 263-3745.

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