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Pasco recreation notebook for July 4

WESLEY CHAPEL — Grace Community of Wesley Chapel has planned an Upward Soccer Camp for children entering grades 1-6. The camp is from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays for five weeks, starting July 13, at Wesley Chapel Elementary School, 30243 Wells Road. Upward Sports is a Christian sports league, and the recreational camp is designed to help new and experienced soccer players improve their skills in a positive environment of healthy competition. Denise Schilte-Brown, head coach of the University of South Florida women's soccer team, will make an appearance on the first day of camp. The cost to participate is $30 and includes a T-shirt, a water bottle and a size 4 soccer ball. Children of deployed military personnel may participate for free, and other financial assistance will be considered on a case-by-case basis. For sign-up forms and more information, visit exploregrace.com online. For questions, call (813) 994-9363 or email [email protected]

SAILING: The third annual Youth Sailing Camps for beginning sailors who are 10 to 14 years old are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 14-18 and July 21-25 at the Gulf Harbors Yacht Club, 3926 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey. Students will receive instruction in sailing fundamentals, boating safety and operation of sunfish-class sailboats. They will spend most of their time at the camp sailing the boats near the yacht club to hone their skills. The last day of both sessions will feature a student regatta, which parents are encouraged to attend. A sailing outing for all students and parents is planned for July 26, weather permitting. The cost for the camp is $150 per student, per session, and both sessions are limited to eight students. Students, who should be comfortable around water and know how to swim, must bring a Type III personal flotation device and lunch each day of the camp. For more information or to register, call Bob Frankel at (727) 869-9435, Mike Ross at (727) 389-6931 or Doug Hockenberry at (727) 514-3742.

TENNIS: A tennis league is forming in Pasco County for men and women in age divisions of 40s, 50s, 60s 70s, 80s and 90s. Individuals, teams and facilities interested in more information or in participating should call Walt Bockmiller at (813) 527-8211.

BASEBALL: Marlins Baseball, a travel team for players in Citrus, Hernando and Pasco counties who are 13 or younger, seeks dedicated, seasoned, committed players to try out for the fall season. Players must not turn 14 years old before May 1, 2015. To schedule a tryout or for more information, call Coach Ted at (352) 585-2574 or Dawn, team official, at (352) 263-0131.

WESLEY CHAPEL — Grace Community of Wesley Chapel has planned an Upward Soccer Camp for children entering grades 1-6. The camp is from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays for five weeks, starting July 13, at Wesley Chapel Elementary School, 30243 Wells Road. Upward Sports is a Christian sports league, and the recreational camp is designed to help new and experienced soccer players improve their skills in a positive environment of healthy competition. Denise Schilte-Brown, head coach of the University of South Florida women's soccer team, will make an appearance on the first day of camp. The cost to participate is $30 and includes a T-shirt, a water bottle and a size 4 soccer ball. Children of deployed military personnel may participate for free, and other financial assistance will be considered on a case-by-case basis. For sign-up forms and more information, visit exploregrace.com online. For questions, call (813) 994-9363 or email [email protected]

SAILING

The third annual Youth Sailing Camps for beginning sailors who are 10 to 14 years old are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 14-18 and July 21-25 at the Gulf Harbors Yacht Club, 3926 Marine Parkway, New Port Richey. Students will receive instruction in sailing fundamentals, boating safety and operation of sunfish-class sailboats. They will spend most of their time at the camp sailing the boats near the yacht club to hone their skills. The last day of both sessions will feature a student regatta, which parents are encouraged to attend. A sailing outing for all students and parents is planned for July 26, weather permitting. The cost for the camp is $150 per student, per session, and both sessions are limited to eight students. Students, who should be comfortable around water and know how to swim, must bring a Type III personal flotation device and lunch each day of the camp. For more information or to register, call Bob Frankel at (727) 869-9435, Mike Ross at (727) 389-6931 or Doug Hockenberry at (727) 514-3742.

TENNIS

A tennis league is forming in Pasco County for men and women in age divisions of 40s, 50s, 60s 70s, 80s and 90s. Individuals, teams and facilities interested in more information or in participating should call Walt Bockmiller at (813) 527-8211.

BASEBALL

Marlins Baseball, a travel team for players in Citrus, Hernando and Pasco counties who are 13 or younger, seeks dedicated, seasoned, committed players to try out for the fall season. Players must not turn 14 years old before May 1, 2015. To schedule a tryout or for more information, call Coach Ted at (352) 585-2574 or Dawn, team official, at (352) 263-0131.

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