All phone numbers are area code 843 unless otherwise listed.
BRITISH OPEN PUB AFTER-SCHOOL JUNIOR GOLF PROGRAM: Where: Old South Golf Links, Bluffton; When: Mondays, Feb. 4-March 4; Time: 4-5:30 p.m. Who: Grades 1 & up; Cost: $25 per week or $100 for five-lesson series; Notes: Includes snack, drink and USGA Rules Book. Clubs and balls included. Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Kristie Fromming 681-7273.
SEAHAWK OPEN: What: Hilton Head Island High School All Sports Booster Club tournament; Where: Sea Pines Ocean Course, Hilton Head Island; When: 10 a.m., Feb. 17; Cost: $150 per player or $500 for four-person team; Format: 4-player Shamble; Notes: Player registration starts at 9 a.m. Longest drive, Closest to the Pin and Hole-in-One prizes, putting contest. Registration party/silent auction from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16, at Aunt Chiladas. Registration: Go to the Island Rec Center, 20 Wilborn Road; Information: Bob Rozek 681-7273 or 683-7204.
FREE LACROSSE CLINIC: Who: Grades 3-6; When: 1 p.m., Feb. 10; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center field; Notes: Equipment will be available; Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Frank Soule 681-7273.
MIDDLE SCHOOL LACROSSE: Who: Grades 6-8; When: Season starts Feb. 25 and ends May 12; practices on Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 5:15-6:45 p.m.; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center field; Cost: $110 (includes uniform and membership to U.S. Lacrosse); Registration Deadline: Feb. 25; Notes: No experience necessary. Limited to first 30 players. Must have lacrosse equipment: NOSCAE-approved helmet, lacrosse gloves, lacrosse pads, stick, cleats, and mouth guard. Equipment is available for rent. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Frank Soule 681-7273.
10 & UNDER LACROSSE: When: Season starts Feb. 26; practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays (6-7:30 p.m.) and Sundays (2:15-3:30 p.m.); Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center field; Cost: $90; Registration Deadline: Feb. 25; Notes: No experience necessary. Limited to first 30 players. Must have lacrosse equipment: NOSCAE-approved helmet, lacrosse gloves, lacrosse pads, stick, cleats, and mouth guard. Equipment is available for rent. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Frank Soule 681-7273.
8 & UNDER LACROSSE: When: Season starts Feb. 26; practices on Tuesdays & Thursdays (6:15-7:15 p.m.) and Sundays (1-2:15 p.m.); Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center field; Cost: $90; Registration Deadline: Feb. 25; Notes: No experience necessary. Limited to first 30 players. Must have lacrosse equipment: NOSCAE-approved helmet, lacrosse gloves, lacrosse pads, stick, cleats, and mouth guard. Equipment is available for rent. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Frank Soule 681-7273.
"BE AN ATHLETE" SPORTS PERFORMANCE PROGRAM: Who: Ages 12 and up; When: 6-7 p.m. Mondays & Wednesdays, Feb. 4-27; Where: Hilton Head Island High School weight room; Cost: $140; Notes: Instructor is Liz Proctor. Focus on improving: flexibility, core strength, power, speed, strength, muscular endurance, knee injury prevention, overall athletic performance. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Island Rec Center 681-7273.
BEAUFORT COUNTY PALS AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM: What: Registration for Beaufort County Parks and Leisure Services After-School Program; Who: Kindergarten through fifth grade; Where: Burton Wells Recreation Center in Beaufort and Buckwalter Recreation Center in Bluffton; Cost: $75 per month, extra fees will apply for full days of after-school care when school is not in session. Notes: The program is from 3-6 p.m. on school days, and includes homework assistance, arts & crafts, snacks and recreation. Applications can be found at www.bcgov.net/PALS, click "After School"; Information: Call 255-6680 in Beaufort or 255-6710 in Bluffton.
RESOLUTION RUN/WALK 5K: What: Second annual event to benefit LowCountry Habitat for Humanity; Where: Marina Drive, Dataw Island; When: 10 a.m., Jan. 19; Cost: $30 per person; Notes: Flat course for runners, walkers or strollers. Awards will be given to finishers in eight categories. Registration/Information: Call Habitat at 522-3500 or email email@example.com.
RUN WITH THE RAVENS 3 MILE RESOLUTION RUN: What: Second annual Run with the Ravens 3-Mile Resolution Run; When: 3:30 p.m., Jan. 20; Where: Pinckney Colony fields, Bluffton; Cost: $10 per runner/walker; Notes: The run/health walk raises money for St. Gregory the Great Catholic School. Strollers allowed. First 300 participants receive a SGGCS water bottle. There are refreshments, music and door prizes. Prizes will be awarded to top three overall males and females. Race-day registration is available from 2:15-3:15 p.m. with a $5 late fee. Registration/Information: www.playhardinbtown.com.
5K LOVE RUN: What: 5-kilometer run or walk; Where: Honey Horn Plantation, Hilton Head Island; When: 9 a.m., Feb. 2; Cost: $25 by Feb. 1, $30 for day of registration; Notes: Runners should arrive no later than 8:15 a.m. Awards will be given to the top three men and top three women. A participant gift will be given to all racers. Party after the race. Participants will receive a race T-shirt; Information: Sarah Calvert 681-7273.
HILTON HEAD HALF MARATHON: What: 11th annual Hilton Head Island Half Marathon, 10K and 5K; When: 8 a.m. Feb. 9; Where: Jarvis Creek Park, Hilton Head Island; Notes: A percentage of proceeds will benefit the Hilton Head Rotary Club, Hilton Head High School athletics and NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness). Free Toddler Trot for kids 8 and under. The half marathon will take runners over the Cross Island bridge. Gift cards and prizes will be awarded for the top three male and female overall finishers. Long-sleeve shirt to all pre-registered runners. An awards ceremony with refreshments, food, live music and a craft beer garden will be held after the race. Registration: Go to www.bearfootsports.com; Information: Call Bear Foot Sports at 757-8520.
LOWER COASTAL SOCCER ASSOCIATION REGISTRATION: Who: Boys and girls, ages 6-18; Where: Dick's Sporting Goods, Bluffton; When: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Jan 19 & Jan. 26; Note: LCSA teams compete against other top soccer clubs from the region. LCSA is afilliated with US Youth Soccer and SC Youth Soccer. Information: www.lowercoastalsoccer.org.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND SPRING REC SOCCER LEAGUE: Who: Boys and girls, ages 4-15; Cost: $85 (includes uniform and pictures); Registration deadline: Feb. 23; Note: Season runs from March through May at Chaplin Park. New players ages 6 and older must attend placements at 9 a.m., Feb. 23, at Chaplin Park. Registration: www.islandreccenter.org; Information: Bob Rozek 681-7273.
FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES HIGH SCHOOL BOOT CAMP: Where: Hilton Head Beach and Tennis; When: 1-4 p.m., Feb. 2; Cost: Free; Notes: Camp limited to 50 players. Must pre-register. Camp is designed for players of all levels. Local tennis professionals and high school coaches will conduct the camp. Drills on strokes, movement, shot selection and positioning. Sessions on strength, stretching and conditioning. Registration/information: www.southcoastalfca.org.
FREE TENNIS LESSONS: Where: Van Der Meer Tennis Center, Deallyon Ave., Hilton Head Island; When: 5-6 p.m., Feb. 11-14; Notes: The free "Guinea Pig" sessions will be given during TennisUniversity week, which has attracted teaching pros and prospective pros throughout the world. Lessons will be given by the visiting pros. For all ages and skill levels. No reservations necessary. Come rain or shine. Information: Call the Van Der Meer pro shop at 785-8388 or go to www.vandermeertennis.com.