Volleyball and basketball camps at First Baptist Church
First Baptist Church's Family Life Center is hosting volleyball and basketball camps later this summer. The volleyball camp will be July 22-24, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. for rising grades 4-6 and from 1-4 p.m. for grades seven and up. The cost is $15.
The basketball camp will be July 29-Aug. 1, with the camp for rising grades 1-3 from 5-6:30 p.m. each evening and rising grades 4-8 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. The cost is $20.
Registration forms can be obtained from www.firstbaptistsanford.com.
Summer on the gridiron
Union Pines is hosting Viking Football Summer Camp July 15-17, from 8-11 a.m. each day, for players ages 8-14.
The camp will cover all position groups and prepare campers for their upcoming season. The camp will be at Wilhoit Stadium at Union Pines. The registration fee is $35.
For more information, call Viking head coach Ryan Riggan at (910) 639-4878 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cheer Extreme hosting summer camps
Cheer Extreme Sanford is offering a variety of camps, which are open to the public, this summer. All camps are $125 with the exception of the all boys tumbling camp which is $75.
Cheer Extreme Sanford is located at 3492 Cameron Drive, Sanford. Please call Anita Hearn at (919) 353-0822 to reserve a spot or for any additional information.
The camps and dates are:
July 8-10: Boys Only Tumbling Camp, 9-11 a.m.
July 8-12: Flyer Camp, 12-2 p.m.
July 22-26: Flyer Camp, 9-11 a.m., Back Handspring Camp, 12-3 p.m. (no criteria)
Aug. 5-9: Standing/Running Tucks Camp, 12-3 p.m. (must have a solid back hand spring)
Aug. 19-23: Flyer Camp, 9-11 a.m., Standing/Running Tucks Camp, 12-3 p.m. (must have a solid back hand spring)
Swim lessons filling up
Lee County Parks and Recreation swim lessons at O.T. Sloan Pool are filling up fast. There is a limited number of spaces still available for the remaining sessions. They will be filled based on availability on an in-person, first-come, first-serve basis at the Parks and Recreation office, at 2303 Tramway Road, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
The fee is $29 for county residents and $39 for non-county. Lessons are available for ages six months to adult.
The class dates are: session 3 - July 1-11, session 4 - July 15-25 and session 5 - July 29-Aug. 8. In sessions 2-5, times are 9, 10 and 11 a.m. and 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.
Grace Christian hosting Soccer Academy
Grace Christian head coach Chris Pratt and Grace Christian will be hosting Coach Pratt’s Soccer Academy July 27-Aug. 2 for ages kindergarten through eighth grade.
College and high school players will help staff the camp. The cost is $60 and includes a camp t-shirt. For more information please call Pratt at (919) 356-7875.
Sanford Golf Course hosting parent child tournament
The Sanford Exchange Club 2013 Parent Child Golf Tournament is set for July 27 at Sanford Municipal Golf Course.
To register or for more information, please contact David Von Canon or Brandon Honeycutt at (919) 775-8230.