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FAMILY AQUATICS SAFETY EVENT

Join The Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center staff at 5 p.m. May 20 for its family aquatics safety event and let it help you and your family prepare for a safe, fun summer by the water. Participate in fun activities to learn about rip tides, sun safety, basic lifesaving, proper lifejacket use and boating safety. Information and activities provided by Aquatics Center Staff and the U.S. Coast Guard.

Call (910) 846-2348 to register. Free for Fitness & Aquatics Center members, $5 per family for non-members. Contact Person: Stacey Reardon at reardons@brunswickcc.edu or (910) 755-8578.

LIFEGUARD TRAINING

The Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center will have a lifeguard training course Friday, June 10th from 4-5:30 p.m. (pre-course test) June 10 and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. June 13- 16. Candidate must be able to attend all classes and pass a pre-course swim test.

Call (910) 846-2348 or e-mail reardons@brunswickcc.edu for details and to register.  Registration deadline May 31.

SUMMER FITNESS CLASSES

Water fitness classes are being offered June 1 to Sept. 1 at the Winds Beach Resort at Ocean Isle Beach. Aqua Zumba is being offered June 2 to Sept. 1. Zumba is being offered 8:15 a.m.-9:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays June 2 to Sept. 1 at Body Dimensions. Fee is $35 a month, $10 drop-in. For information, call Melinda Johnson of Brunswick Parks and Recreation at (910) 253-2672 or send an email to mjohnson@brunsco.net.

YOUTH BOWLING CAMP AND LEAGUE

Brunswick County Parks and Recreation and Planet Fun are sponsoring a bowling camp for those ages 5-18 no matter what skill level. Camp is June 13-16 and Aug. 8-11. There also is six-week league June 21-Aug. 2. Cost for the camp is $30 per child per week. The league cost is $40 per child. Register before June 1 and receive two free bowling passes. Register at Planet Fun or call (910) 755-2386.

WEST BOYS’ BASKETBALL CAMP

The West Brunswick High School boys’ basketball camp is June 20-22, 2011. This camp is for rising third- and eighth-grade boys. Camp will help boys learn the basic skills of basketball and includes fun activities and contests. All campers will receive a T-shirt. Camp cost is $30 per camper. For more information, contact coach Eric Davis at www.edavis@bcswan.net. Registration form available at www.brunswickcountync.gov (camps or youth athletics)

COUGAR TENNIS RALLY

This fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 21 at South Brunswick High School Courts supports boys’ and girls’ tennis teams at South Brunswick. Entry fee is $30. All participants will be paired with a South player for doubles. Contact John Walls 845-2203.

YOUTH FOOTBALL, CHEERLEADING REGISTRATION

Registration is open for the youth football program and the youth football cheerleading squads. Registration forms are available online under youth athletics or call 253-2670 to have one mailed to you. If you would like to volunteer to become a cheerleading coach, contact Ruthie McHugh at 253-2583. Deadline for registration is July 31. Each of the 12 teams is limited to the first 35 players/cheerleaders registered. Fee is $50; after July 31, $65.

BCTA QUICK START TENNIS

Quick Start tennis is for those ages 5-10. Registration fee is $15 and covers the use of a racket, balls and T-shirt. Deadline to register is June 10. Find more information at www.brunswickcountync.gov (youth athletics page) or call 253-2670. This program is sponsored by BCTA and Brunswick County Parks and Recreation Department. Session 1 is June 13-June 24 at Ocean Isle Beach Park tennis courts. Session 2 is July 11- 22 at South Brunswick High School tennis courts.

SUMMER TENNIS LESSONS (YOUTH AND ADULT)

Brunswick County Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations for summer tennis lessons. Lessons are at Smithville Park, Ocean Isle Beach Park and Cedar Grove Park.  Classes for youth are from 8:30-11:30 a.m. Ages and skill level vary. Adult lessons are from 5:30-7:45 p.m. Skill level and times vary. Private tennis lessons also available.

To register or for more information, call Ruthie McHugh at (910) 253-2583 or email rmchugh@brunsco.net. All class information is available on line at www.brunswickcountync.gov (classes).

MEN’S SOFTBALL

Brunswick County Parks and Recreation Department is offering men’s softball leagues. The leagues play a regular-season schedule followed by a double-elimination tournament. The season starts early August. Team registration fees are $500. Teams will play on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday evenings at Lockwood Folly, Shallotte Park or Smithville Park. Two divisions of play may be offered based on level of competition. A league managers meeting is 6:30 p.m. July 15 on the second-floor training room of the Administration Building in Bolivia. For more information, call Aaron Perkins, athletics specialist, at (910) 253-2670 or email aperkins@brunsco.net

WOMEN’S SOFTBALL

Brunswick County Parks and Recreation Department is offering women’s softball leagues. The leagues play a regular-season schedule followed by a double-elimination tournament. The season starts in early August. Team registration fees are $500. Teams will play on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday evenings at Lockwood Folly or Leland. Two divisions of play may be offered based on level of competition. A league managers meeting is 6:30 p.m. July 8 at the second-floor training room of the Administration Building in Bolivia. For more information, call Aaron Perkins, athletics specialist, at (910) 253-2670 or email aperkins@brunsco.net.