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Pop Warner sign-ups on Saturday

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Dustin Campini, shown here in the front, won the Elks State Hoop Shoot championship for the boys 10-11 division on Feb. 17. Also pictured are Dave Pressler, NSEA president, Steve McBride, NSEA Hoop Shoot director, and Gary Wendt, director of the Douglas Hoop Shoot program.
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Douglas Pop Warner football will kick off sign-ups for the 2018 season with its Super Saturday festivities from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Douglas County Community Center.

Discounted registration fees, free food, opportunities to talk with coaches, parents and administrators will be available during the festivities.

Douglas Pop Warner offers football and cheerleading for boys and girls ages 5 to 14. Pop Warner features the Heads Up Football safety program throughout the entire league and stresses fun, safety, participation and scholastics for the athletes.

Douglas Pop Warner is now accepting applications for coaching positions in football and cheer. Forms are available on the website. The deadline to file head coach applications is March 28. Interviews are scheduled for March 29.

Visit http://www.douglaspopwarner.com, call Jim Valentine at 781-3704 or email to dpwtigers@hotmail.com for information.

Fly Casters banquet Saturday

The High Sierra Fly Casters will hold its annual Spring Banquet on Saturday at the Elks Lodge in Gardnerville.

The cash bar opens at 5:30 p.m., with a dinner catered by Minden Meats and Deli starting at 7 p.m. Cost of the dinner is $30 prepaid, which includes one drink at the bar. There will be limited ticket sales at the door for $40.

Call the Anglers Edge at 781-7112 to reserve a place or for more information. Tickets may be purchased online at https://store.hsfc.us/ and to learn more about the organization, visit hsfc.us or Facebook at High Sierra Fly Casters.

The goal of the High Sierra Fly Casters is to promote and preserve the enjoyment of fly fishing. The club meets on the second Wednesday of each month at the Elks Lodge at 7 p.m.

Hunter safety class set for March 17

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will host its annual Spring Hunter Safety Class on March 17.

The Saturday class will be held from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. Classes are limited to 40 students and pre-registration is required. Registration is accepted online at the Nevada Department of Wildlife website.

Completion of a work book is mandatory prior to the class. Work books may be obtained at the sheriff’s office or purchased online. The cost of the course is $5, unless the participant is under 18 years of age. The cost for students under 18 will be paid for by the Carson Valley Chukar Club.

Call the sheriff’s office at 782-9900 during regular working hours for information.

Silver Oak club taking sign-ups

The Silver Oak Senior Men’s Golf Club in Carson is accepting applications for its 2018 season.

The club is open to golfers 55 years of age and older and all handicap levels. The club plays every Tuesday morning from April through October. Various formats are scheduled throughout the season.

Dues are $75, which includes membership and handicap posting in the Northern Nevada Golf Association GHIN service.

Members are entitled to reduced green fees at Silver Oak Golf Club. The season tees off on April 3 at 8:30 a.m. Coffee and donuts along with a short informational meeting will be served at 8 a.m. on opening day.

Each week’s tournament employs a shotgun start format beginning at 8:30 a.m. in April, 8 a.m. from May through September and 9 a.m. in October. Weekly games and closest to pin contests are available each week. Three travel days are scheduled this season to courses in Northern Nevada and/or California.

Visit the Silver Oak Golf and Event Center website http://www.silveroakgolf.com to find applications, schedules and information.