WE ARE NO LONGER ABLE TO SEND PAPERWORK TO PARENTS THROUGH THE SCHOOL SYSTEM. YOU CAN SIGN UP IN OUR OFFICE LOCATED AT 137 N F ST., MONDAY THRU FRIDAY FROM 8AM TO 5PM. WE WILL ALSO BE TAKING SIGN UPS AT STRAW HAT PIZZA ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1ST AND 8TH AND THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2ND AND 9TH FROM 5:30PM-7:30PM. EACH CHILD THAT SIGNS UP AT STRAW HAT PIZZA WILL GET ONE PERSONAL MINI PIZZA FREE. YOU CAN ALSO SEND ME YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND I WILL EMAIL YOU A FORM. Lwachter@exetercityhall.com
Tee Ball Boys and girls who are 3 and 4 years old on or before April 30, 2017 are eligible to participate in this league. This league is strictly to begin to teach the fundamentals of the game. A soft baseball will be used for safety purposes. A game will consist of one half hour of practice and one half hour of a scrimmage against another team. Fee for Tee Ball is $40.00 on or before February 24, 2017. After that date the fee will increase to $50.00. Tentative start week is March 28, 2017. Tee Ball will play on Tuesdays at the Dobson Field Complex.
Midget Baseball / Softball Boys who are 5-6 years old on April 30, 2017 are eligible to participate in Midget Baseball. Girls ages 5-6 years old on April 30, 2017 are eligible to participate in Midget Softball. These programs will teach the basic fundamentals of baseball and softball in a fun, non-competitive atmosphere. Players will learn team play and good sportsmanship. The fee for this program is $40.00, if paid, on or before Febuary 24, 2017. After February 24, 2017 the fee increases to $50.00. Tentative start date is the week of March 29, 2017. Midget boys will play Thursdays and Midget girls will play on Wednesdays. All games will be played at the Dobson Field complex.
NEW Intermediate League Baseball/Softball: Intermediate League is open to boys (baseball) and girls (softball) who are 7-9 years old by April 30, 2017. This league is to prepare players for more competitive baseball/softball. Players will be hitting off a pitching machine. Baseball will play on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Softball will play on Mondays and Wednesdays. All games will be at the Dobson Field complex.
Minor and Major Softball Girls who are 9-14 years old on or before April 30, 2017 are eligible to participate in this league. Games will be played on Mondays and Thursdays. Tentative start week is March 27, 2017. Practices will be determined by the coach. Fee for both programs is $40.00 if paid on or before February 24, 2017. After February 24, 2017 the fee increases to $50.00.
EVALUATIONS WILL BE AT THE DOBSON COMPLEX.
Babe Ruth: is now accepting registration for the 2016 Babe Ruth season. This league is open to boys who are between 12 and 15 years old by APRIL 30, 2016. Any 12 year old can play in the 13-15 Babe Ruth league. The Babe Ruth Organization has strict boundaries and you must have an Exeter, Three Rivers, Lemon Cove or Woodlake address OR attend classes during the traditional academic year within the boundaries to participate. Please call the office if you need clarification. TRAVELING will be involved. Fee is $70.00. All first time players must present a birth certificate at time of registration.
Youth Soccer League Boys and girls ages 4-14 will play together on organized soccer teams learning the FUNdamentals of soccer, team play and sportsmanship. The age your child is on July 1, 2016 is the age they will play under. Leagues will be determined by the number of participants. Some leagues will be co-ed. Games will be played at Dobson field on Saturday mornings and some evenings. Games are tentatively set to begin on Saturday, June 25, 2016. Cost for this program is $50.00. This fee includes a soccer jersey, shorts and socks. Registration deadline is: Wednesday, May 25, 2016. The fee will increase to $60.00 after May 25, 2016. LATE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE PLACED ONLY AS VACANCIES ARISE. NO REFUNDS after league has started. Registrations forms are available in the Community Servcies office located at 137 N F St. For more information please call 592.5262.
Youth Flag Football: Boys and girls in K through 6th grade are encouraged to participate. This program will help teach the fundamentals of football, team play and sportsmanship in an organized setting. Games will be on Tuesdays and Saturdays. The season is tentatively set to begin on Saturday, September 24, 2016. All games will be played at the Dobson complex. Fee for this program is $35.00 if paid by Friday, September 2, 2016. After Friday, September 2, 2016 the fee will increase to $45.00 and players will only be assigned to a team if vacancies arise.
Youth Volleyball: Boys and girls in the 2nd-8th grade are eligible to participate in this program. Participants will learn the basic fundamentals of volleyball in a fun and organized setting. Games will be held on Thursdays and Saturdays. League is set to begin on Saturday,September 24, 2016. Location TBA. Fee for this progam is $35.00 if paid by Friday, September 2, 2016. After Friday, September 2, 2016 the fee will increase to $45.00 and players will be placed as vacancies arise.
Pumpkin Carving Contest: The Community Services/Recreation Department will host the 26th Annual Pumpkin Contest on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. Pumpkin craving begins at 4:30pm at Mixter Park, in downtown Exeter. Kids ages 12 and under are eligible to participate. Age divisions are: 5 and under, 6-7 year olds, 8-9 year olds and 10-12 year olds. You must bring your own pumpkin. Please bring a plastic bag and newspaper for clean up. For more information please call 592.5262.
Lip Sync Contest:
Easter Egg Hunt/Earth Day The Community Services/Recreation Department will hold the Annual Easter Egg Hunt/Earth Day at City Park, across the street from Lincoln, on Saturday March 26, 2016. City Park is located on the corner of Chestnut and D St. Starting at 9am, Exeter 4H will be hosting a FREE Petting Zoo and there will be FREE games for kids to play. EASTER EGG HUNT START AT 10AM and is opening to kids under the age of 10.
X-Men Wrestling The Recreation Department with Exeter Union High School Wrestling offer a free-style wrestling program. Sign ups start Tuesday, March 8, 2016 from 6pm-7:30pm in the Exeter High School wrestling room. You can sign up any Tuesday, Wednesday ot Thursday from 6pm-7:30pm. Ages 6-18 are eligible to participate. Sign up packets are in the Community Services office.
Exeter Water Polo Summer Water Polo. This program start time TBA. Practice will be after school, Monday-Wednesday from 6:00pm-7:00pm for youth, 6:00pm-7:30pm for high school and 7:30pm-9:30pm for Masters. There will be NO PRACTICE scheduled during home Exeter Eels swim meets. The fee for this program is: High School Players: $70.00, Masters: $30.00 (Does Not include tournament fees), Junior High School and below: $30.00 (Dose not include tournament fees)
Youth Basketball All boys and girls in the K through 8th grade are eligible to participate. The season will begin on January 14, 2017. Games will be held on Saturdays and the season will run through March. Registration begins October 13, 2016. Registration fee (LEAGUE ONLY): $40.00 if paid on or before November 28, 2016. Registration fee (LEAGUE AND 3 DAY BASKETBALL CAMP): $55.00 if paid on or before November 28, 2016. ALL fees increase $10.00 after November 28, 2016. LATE LEAGUE REGISTRATIONS WILL BE PLACED AS VACANCIES ARISE. Basketball Camp ONLY: $25.00
Basketball Camp: December 27-29 at the EUHS gym. K-4th grade from 9am-11am. 5th-8th grade 12pm-2pm.
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