COMMUNITY: Local Events
To submit info: Email to email@example.com, or fax to 541-776-4376.
MBA FALL LEAGUE SIGN-UPS: Registration and practice for boys and girls in grades 3-12 begin Sept. 10. Dates and times vary per grade. Costs $65 per player. League play is Sept. 28-Nov. 2. Registration deadline is Sept. 20. For info, call Manny at 541-499-5749 or visit www.mannysbasketball.com.
YMCA VOLUNTEERS: Those interested in coaching or officiating contact Gary Taylor at 541-772-6295, ext. 107. All volunteers must pass criminal background check and attend coaching clinic.
LAVA LANES CHALLENGE SHOT LEAGUE: Mondays at 6:30 p.m. Two-player teams. Follows USBC standard rules. Costs $20 per week. For info, call 541-245-2755.
ROXY ANN LANES SENIOR TOURNAMENT: Wednesday at 1 p.m. Doubles and singles no-tap draw for partners format. Costs $12. To RSVP, call 541-772-7171.
LAVA LANES SENIOR CLINIC: Aug. 21, 10 a.m.-noon. The clinic is free. For info, call 541-245-2755.
PRECISION CHEER CLASSES/TEAMS: Recreational and competitive teams for ages 4-up. For info, visit www.precisioncheer.com or call 541-245-0432.
TNT CHEER CLASSES: For ages 4-up. No experience necessary. Includes competitive teams, half-season teams and recreational classes. Call 541-941-2450 or visit www.cheerzonegym.com for info.
ROGUE VALLEY BMX: Weather permitting, races each Wednesday with registration from 5:30-6:30 p.m., and each Saturday, with registration from 12-1 p.m. Open to all American Bicycle Association members. For info, call 541-821-5028.
SISKIYOU VELO SATURDAY RIDES: Velo Melo meets are about 20 miles at various locations for all levels. To sign up, write Lisa Brill at firstname.lastname@example.org. Brisk rides are for strong riders only. Routes and times vary. For info, call Dennis Cramer at 541-773-5804 or visit www.siskiyouvelo.org.
SISKIYOU VELO MONDAY RIDE: For moderate to brisk riders on a route from Phoenix to Jacksonville. To sign up, call Dennis Cramer at 541-773-5804.
SISKIYOU VELO WEDNESDAY RACE: For moderate to brisk riders on a 35-mile route through Medford. To sign up, call Bob MacCracken at 425-512-3829.
DISC JAM TOURNAMENT: Aug. 24, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. at Bear Creek Golf Course. Professional disc golfers check in at 7:45 a.m. and recreational players at 12:30 p.m. Costs $40. Fundraiser provides food and shelter to those in need. For info, visit www.accesshelps.org/events, email email@example.com or call 541-774-4312.
MEDFORD YOUTH REGISTRATION: Begins in mid-August for grades 2-6. For info, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.roguevalleyyouthfootball.com.
JUNIOR COMET FOOTBALL SIGNUPS: Signups are open. Training camp and skills evaluation are at Mae Richardson Elementary, Aug. 20 and 22, 6:30-8 p.m. For info or to register, visit www.jrcometsports.com.
ULTIMATE FRISBEE: For boys and girls, ages 16-up. All skill levels welcome. For info, visit www.soupa.org or call Kellen at 541-690-4339.
BOOTS & SPURS COUPLES TOURNAMENT: Saturday-Sunday at Eagle Point. Western-themed tournament featuring live country music. Costs $275 per couple for non-members ($220 for EPGC members). Practice round on Friday, breakfast before both rounds and barbecue after both rounds. For info, call 541-826-8225.
ROGUE VALLEY STROKE PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP: Aug. 24-25, costs $140, includes practice round on Aug. 23. For ages 16-and-up. GHIN handicap required. Limited to first 160 entrants. To sign up, call 541-773-4653 or email email@example.com
SOUTHERN OREGON GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS: Aug. 26-Sept. 2 at Rogue Valley Country Club. Costs $250 per person for married couples, $275 for RVCC members, $300 for non-RVCC members and professionals. Must be ages 16 to play. To sign up, call 541-772-4050.
RAIDER CLUB LITHIA SHOOTOUT: Sept. 11-12 at Rogue Valley Country Club. Four-person scramble. Handicap maximum for men is 36 and 40 for women. Proceeds benefit SOU Raider Club and SOU student-athletes. Deadline to sign up is Sept. 2. For info, contact Bobby Heiken at 541-552-6824.
ETHAN JOSTAD FOUNDATION FOR CHILDHOOD CANCER: Sept. 14 at Eagle Point. Tee times at 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Four-man scramble format. Costs $90, includes cart, light breakfast, buffet lunch and hole-in-one contest. All proceeds benefit children and families affected with pediatric cancer. For info, visit www.ethanjostadfoundation.org/golf or call 541-826-8225.
PGA JUNIOR LEAGUE: At Centennial and Quail Point courses for boys and girls ages 13-under of all skill levels. Instruction by PGA and LPGA professionals. Register at www.pgajrleague.com or email Brian Sackett at firstname.lastname@example.org.
STEWART MEADOWS LADIES TWILIGHT LEAGUE: Wednesdays with tee times from 4-5:30 p.m. Costs $20 for nine holes to walk, $30 to ride. Open to all ages and abilities. For info, contact Dana Didericksen at 541-601-8784.
CENTENNIAL WOMEN’S ROSE CLUB: Thursdays at 10 a.m. Costs $40 with cart, $35 to walk. For info, call 541-601-7650 or 541-773-4653. All levels of golfers welcome.
OAK KNOLL LADIES LEAGUE: At Oak Knoll, open to all ages and abilities. Contact Sydney Embry at 541-488-0725 or email@example.com for more information.
STONE RIDGE SENIOR TOUR: Wednesdays at 10 a.m. at Stone Ridge. Costs $25 to walk, $35 to ride. To sign up, call 541-830-4653.
EAGLE POINT SENIOR DAY: Mondays, 10 a.m., for players 50-older. Costs $30 to walk, $35 to ride. For info, call 541-826-8225.
CENTENNIAL SENIOR DAY: Costs $40 every Tuesday. Fee includes cart. For info, call 541-773-4653.
LAUREL HILL LADIES CLUB: Open to all ages and abilities. For info, call Toni Defty at 541-779-7844 or the clubhouse at 541-855-7965.
STEWART MEADOWS LADY NINERS: Tuesdays at 10 a.m. For info, call 541-770-6554.
QUAIL POINT LADIES LEAGUE: Thursdays at 9 a.m. All skill levels welcome. For info, call Barbara Field at 541-857-6884.
CENTENNIAL WOMEN’S ROSE CLUB: Thursdays at 9 a.m. All skill levels welcome. Costs $40 with cart, or $35 to walk. For info, call 541-601-7650 or 541-773-4653.
MPR ADULT LESSONS: For ages 17-and-up at Centennial. Costs $52 per three-lesson session. To sign up, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.
SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAMS: Southern Oregon Gymnastics Academy. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays. Costs $40 per month. Call 541-245-9379.
ROGUE VALLEY YOUTH ASSOCIATION: Accepting coach applications for all age groups. For info, email John at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.usahockey.com/rogue_valley.
HOCKEY LESSONS: Saturdays, 12:30-1:15 p.m. at The RRRink. Costs $90 for eight sessions. For info, call 541-770-1177 or visit www.therrrink.com.
HORSESHOE PITCHERS ASSOCIATION: For info, free club membership opportunity and practice times, call Alan Ringo at 541-779-6867.
ADULT SKATING: Skate time, Wednesdays, 10-11:45 a.m. at The RRRink. For ages 18-up. Costs $5. For info, call 541-770-1177 or visit www.therrrink.com.
LEARN TO SKATE: Tuesdays, six-week group lessons, 5:15 to 6:45 p.m., at The RRRink. Ages 3-5, $69; ages 6-up, $92. For info, call 541-770-1177 or visit www.therrrink.com.
OPEN GYM: Monday-Friday, 8-11 a.m. at Little Butte School gym at the corner of Main and Shasta in Eagle Point.
MPR ADULT DROP-IN GROUP: For all skill levels Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 7:30 a.m.-11 a.m., Fichtner-Mainwaring Park.
YMCA YOUTH: Every Tuesday and Thursday, 4-7 p.m. for all ages. Free to members, $5 for nonmembers. For info, call 541-772-6295 or visit www.rvymca.org.
COWBOY ACTION CLUB: Western-style shooting with Table Rock Rangers, 10 a.m., Jackson County Sports Park, 6900 Kershaw Road in Central Point. First Sunday and second Saturday each month. Costs $13. Call 541-772-9941.
RV SENIORS COED SLOW-PITCH: Open to all players. Batting practice Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m., at U.S. Cellular Community Park. Games at 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays. For info, call Bill Schmidt at 862-812-9128.
ROGUE SHARKS: Year-round swim team coached by Tom Higgins. For info, call 503-867-4407 or visit www.teamroguesharks.org.
YMCA LESSONS: Tuesdays and Thursdays. Seven-week, half-hour classes. Costs $70 for nonmembers. For info, call 541-772-6295 or visit www.rvymca.org.
FITNESS GROUP LESSONS: Avamere Health Club. For children and adults. Non-members welcome. For times, call 541-773-7718, ext. 400.
YMCA FREE FAMILY NIGHT: Third Friday each month, 6-8 p.m. at the Rogue Valley Family YMCA. For info, call Holly Hawley at 541-772-6295 or email email@example.com.
JUNIOR COMET VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Coaches, assistants, board members and other volunteers are needed. If interested, call Emily at 541-941-7533.
SOUTHERN OREGON GIRLS CLUB: Open to ages 3-and-up. Practices Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5-7 p.m. at Crater High. For info, call 541-261-1350 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.