Winter Sports Bash Dec. 28-30 |

Winter Sports Bash Dec. 28-30

Staff Reports

The MEFIYI Winter Sports Bash will be held on Dec. 28-30 at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

Presented by the Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department and MEFIYI, the camps are being held for students in first- through eighth-grades to provide instruction for those who enjoy sports or want to learn skills and drills in basketball, volleyball, indoor tennis and speed-track.

The schedule includes: 10 a.m.-noon for the basketball camp, 1-3 p.m. for the indoor tennis camp, noon-2 p.m. for the Northern Nevada Juniors Volleyball Club camp, 8:30-9:45 a.m. for sixth-though-eighth graders then 3-4:15 p.m. for first-through-fifth graders in the speed-track camp

The camps cost $75 each and a parent must complete a permission form at time of registration.

Call the parks and recreation department at 782-5500, ext. 1, for more information.

Adult flag football league sign-ups continue to Dec. 18

Early registration for the Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department’s adult flag football league will continue through Dec. 18.

The registration fee is $530 per team. Games will be played at Ranchos Aspen Park. The season will include 10 games and a single elimination tournament.

Information can be found a or call 782-5500, ext 1.

Coaches still needed for youth basketball league season

The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department is still accepting sign-ups from players and coaches for its winter youth basketball program.

A boys league is offered for players in third through 12th grades and a coed league for third through 12th graders. Leagues will be organized for third-fourth grades, fifth-sixth grades, seventh-eighth grades and high school coed.

The season is scheduled to begin in January and continue until March with games at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center. Players will be assigned to teams through a draft system. The cost is $90.

Volunteer coaches are also needed for both leagues. Applicants are required to submit an application and background check packet by Nov. 30.

For information, visit or call 782-5500, ext. 1.