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Special Needs Baseball/Softball Opportunity

2016-03-31

Tippy Stars Baseball/Softball Team
WHAT:  The Tippy Stars is set to kick off another season as part of a partnership with Klondike Summer Recreation.  This is a baseball/softball/t-ball opportunity for special players aged 5 to 18.  Briefly, team/or teams will be created from players with unique needs.  These teams will then have fun developing baseball skills, and playing ‘mixed scrimmage’ games against/with teams composed of baseball/softball players from area Summer Recreation programs.  The Tippy Stars and guest team will be divided and then re-selected to make two teams with players mixed from each of the original teams.  The players on the team will then work together to create a fun, rewarding baseball experience for all participants.  The games will be conducted in a relaxed, flexible, yet controlled environment that should accommodate everyone’s needs while ensuring a good time is had by all.
 
WHO:  Special players ages 5-18 and area baseball/softball teams from surrounding Summer Recreation programs. 
 
WHERE:  Currently, all activities are scheduled to occur at the Klondike School fields.  However, depending on the teams being played and the number of registrants, activities could be scheduled at ball fields throughout the Greater Lafayette area. 
 
WHEN:  The team(s) will be established and notified by May 2.  The Stars activities will begin the week of May 9 (specific dates and times to be announced) and run through end of June.  Activities are expected to primarily occur on Tuesday and Sunday evenings. 
 
TO DO: 

  • If you are interested in participating, please visit https://klondikesummerrec.com/ and click on Spring Ball.  Then, scroll to the bottom of the screen to find Tippy Stars Registration.  The cost to participate will be $70.
  • If you have additional questions on anything related to the program, including financial assistance, please contact tippystars@gmail.com.
  • If you are interested in coaching, please note your desire on the registration form. 
 
This will be an exciting and fun opportunity for our children to enjoy the love of baseball while being included with typical peers.  A fun learning experience for all players involved!  Hope to see your child on the field!

 

Camp WACK 2016 is FULL!

2016-04-13

Wow, thanks everyone for signing up so quickly this year.  Camp is now full but we will still take waiting list names in the event of a cancellation.  Please remember payment is due within 10 days of signing up.  If you will be unable to attend camp for some reason please let us know ahead of time so we may offer your spot to someone on the waiting list. 
You can get on the waiting list by going to the registration link to the left and signing your camper up as usual.  You do not need to pay unless we contact you to fill a spot.

Amie

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