Thursday, September 8, 2005
The Sunnyside Recreation Department is taking sign-ups for
its youth flag football program through next Monday, Sept. 12.
The program is open to youngsters in the third through sixth
Registration costs are $20 for children residing within the
city limits, $26 for those who live in the rural areas of Sunnyside. The
sign-up fee includes the cost of a team t-shirt.
Recreation department officials report that volunteer
coaches are still needed for this fall's games.
Volleyball program open
to S’side kids
The Sunnyside Recreation Department's youth volleyball
program registration deadline has been extended to Monday, Sept. 12.
Boys and girls in the third through sixth grades are
eligible to participate. The registration fee is $20 for local youngsters, $26
for those who reside outside the city limits.
eBay 101 class offered locally
Don't throw it away. Sell it on eBay.
The Sunnyside Recreation Department is offering an evening
class Monday, Sept. 26, teaching people how to turn their attic and garage
treasures into cash from the comfort of their own home. Class participants will
learn how to set up a buyer and seller eBay auction listing, how to take and
upload photographs and how to accept credit card payments on-line.
Instructor Kevin Boyd, certified by eBay as an education
training specialist, will also show tips and strategies for creating and
positioning a successful auction listing that receives the highes and most
The Sept. 26 class will be held at the Sunnyside Community
Center, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Class fees are set at $30. Registration is underway
now at the Sunnyside Recreation Department office, located at the Sunnyside
Community Center at South Hill Park.
Adult volleyball teams sought
A total of 18 adult coed volleyball teams can be
accommodated in the Sunnyside Recreation Department's fall league.
Team registration fees are set at $100. All league matches
will be played on Wednesday evenings from mid-September to mid-December.
Team registration forms are available at the local
recreation office and on the city's website at: ci.sunnyside.wa.us.
Fun & Fitness’ program taking sign-ups now
The Sunnyside Recreation Department, Sunnyside Community
Hospital and the Sunnyside School District are co-sponsoring the new
"School's Out Fun & Fitness Program.
The program will include a healthy lunch, lessons on
preparing healthy snacks, relays, games, building physical skills and
activities that improve hand-eye coordination. Ten youngsters in each grade
level of school, including high school, will be accepted into the program.
The program dates are scheduled for Oct. 14; Nov. 3, 4 and
23; Dec. 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29 and 30; Jan. 2, 3 and 13; Feb. 17; March 17, 30
and 31; April 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7; and May 5.
Sign-ups are underway now at the Sunnyside Recreation
office. The cost to participate is $2 per youngster.
Basketball skills program starts
in late September
A basketball skills program for Sunnyside boys and girls 14
to 18 years of age will get underway Tuesday, Sept. 27.
Sponsored by the Sunnyside Recreation Department, the
program will focus on shooting and conditioning. The 18-night camp will be held
from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside Community Center.
Pre-registration is required. The cost to participate is
$15. Sign-ups are taking place now at the Sunnyside Recreation office.