Sports Bash set to begin on Tuesday |

Sports Bash set to begin on Tuesday

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Instruction in volleyball, basketball and tennis will be provided this week when Me-for-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) hosts its Holiday Break Sports Bash for students in first through eighth grades.

Clinics in those three sports will be held — with a focus on basic fundamentals — Tuesday through Thursday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

Volleyball sessions for second through eighth graders will be held from 9-11 a.m., basketball sessions from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and indoor tennis sessions from 1-3 p.m.

The basketball and tennis clinics are open to first grade students.

The cost is $75 for a single camp, $130 for a choice of two camps and $160 for all three. Participants need to bring proper shoes, a snack or lunch and water bottle.

Call 782-5500, ext. 1, or email for information.

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