Freeland Boys Biddy – This program is open to boys 2nd-7th Grades and runs from the Nov 26- February. The league will consist of two divisions 2nd-4th Grades and 5th-7th Grades and games will be played Saturday evenings. The cost of the program is $50.00 per child and includes a T-shirt. The deadline to sign up for this league is Mon Nov 14. Any registration received after this date will be a charged a $10.00 late fee.
Girls Biddy- This program is open to girls in 2nd-8th Grades and runs from the week of Nov 28. Game times and days will be announced. The cost of the program is $50.00 per child and includes a T-shirt. The deadline to sign up for this league is Friday Nov 25. Any registration received after this date will be charged a $10.00 late fee.
Freeland Church League-This program is open to children2nd-8th Grades and runs from the Nov 19- February. The league will consist of three divisions 2nd-4th Grades, 5th-6th Grades, and 7th-8th Grades and games will be played Sunday afternoon. The cost of the program is $50.00 per child and includes a T-shirt. The deadline to sign up for this league is Monday Nov 14. . Any registration received after this date will be a charged a $10.00 late fee.
The Freeland YMCA Golf Tournament was recently held at Sand Springs. Pictured Y Trustee Bob Broyan, Dave Moon, Joe Hurn, (Championship Flight winners), Tournament Gold Sponsors Austin Anthony and Paul Anthony of PGA Inc. , Kevin Yakubowski, Justin Yakubowski ( Championship Flight Winners), Y Board Member and Tournament Director Jerry Brogan, and Y Board Member Rose Fox. The Y would like to thank all who played, donated, and volunteered to make this tournament a success.
Little Dribblers Basketball– This program is open to children 5 to 7 years of age. The program will take place Tuesday’s at 4:30 pm starting Tues September 27- Nov 15. Practice schedule will be announced.The program consists of fundamental skills of basketball, teamwork, practice, and games. The cost of this program $25.00. That will include a T-shirt. To register please contact the YMCA at 570-636-3640, firstname.lastname@example.org, or at freelandymca.com.
The Freeland YMCA will be hosting its 11th annual 5K run/walk on Saturday, November 5th through the streets of Freeland. It is a moderate course with some hills. The race will start and end at the Freeland YMCA (600 Front Street, Freeland, PA). The 5K run/walk will start at 10 a.m. The proceeds from this event will benefit youth activities held at the Freeland YMCA. The cost for pre-registration is $18.00 before October 29th. Make checks payable to the Freeland YMCA , c/o Run for the Children, PO Box 6, Freeland, PA 18224. Registration the day of the event is $20.00.
Awards will be given to the overall top male and female. Also, the top 3 males and top 3 females in each of the following age groups will receive medals: 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. Finally, the top three walkers (male or female) will receive medals.
In addition to the 5K run/walk, there will be a Kids Fun Run through the Freeland Public Park (approx. ½ mile) for children 12 and under. The Kids Run will start promptly at 9:00 a.m. just before the 5K run/walk. The entry fee is $5.00 per runner. All participants for the Kids Fun Run will be entered into a random drawing for the grand prize gift card, plus all runners will receive a medal.
This race is part of the Greater Hazleton Area Festival of Races. Tricky Trays, raffle tickets and much more will be available.
YMCA 5K Run Walk registration form 2016