Recreation Calendar for 4/24

The Fresno BeeApril 23, 2014 

Pickelball is a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping pong. The game is popular among older athletes, because it features less movement and thus strain on body joints.

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Central San Joaquin Valley recreational announcements. Submit items and search a more detailed list of events at All numbers in 559 area code unless noted.


Start Smart: 10 a.m. Saturdays through May 17. Clovis Recreation Center, 324-2780,, $60 per child.

Central Valley Marlins tryouts: 10 a.m. 13-14U, noon 11/12U, 2 p.m. 16/18U Saturday, Edison High, 917-7477.

Fresno Blue Devils: Seeking players 12U, 908-0229.


Reedley College Summer Hoopsters Camp: 8 a.m. June 23-26. Reedley College,, 638-3641, $85.


Scott Smith Invitational: 9 a.m. Friday. Ridge Creek Golf Club in Dinuba, 591-2254,, $90.

Eagle Invitational Tournament: 11 a.m. Friday. Valley Oaks Golf Course in Visalia, 320-2100,, $150 player registration fee.

20th Annual Memorial Tournament, Paul Cappulluti and Judy Powell: 11:30 a.m. Monday. Madera Golf and Country Club, (415) 516-5257.

Central Valley Junior Tournament: 2 p.m. May 4, Riverbend Golf Club, register by May 1, 269-6369,

Swinging for Healing: 11 a.m. May 5. Belmont County Club, 840-1012,

Fourth Annual Arise Solar Golf for a Wish: 11 a.m. May 19. San Joaquin Country Club, 862-6090,, $185 per player or $680 per team.

Ninth Annual Angel Babies Golf Classic: Noon June 30. Copper River Country Club, 320-0308,, $150/golfer, $600 foursome.


Clovis Judo: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays. Alta Sierra Intermediate. 299-3739.

Japan Ways traditional karate: Mondays-Saturdays. Beginner, intermediate, advanced. 432-7817,

Karazenpo karate: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 225-2199, $25 monthly.

Full rules WCK Muay Thai: 7:30 p.m. May 1. Tachi Palace Hotel-Casino, (866) 472-5223,, tickets start at $30.


Fresno Safari Archery tournament: 9 a.m. Saturday. Fresno Field Archers Range, Dunlap, 816-7184, $20-$65.

Sierra Kids Triathlon: 8 a.m.-noon Sunday. Alta Sierra Intermediate, Clovis,, $45-$50.

Central California Soccer Alliance College Night: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Hoover High gym,

Reedley College Summer Hoopsters All-Sports Camp: 8 a.m. June 16-19. Reedley College,, 638-3641, $85.

Youth rugby: Central Valley Rugby Foundation forming U10, U12, U14 teams in Fresno and Clovis. Beginners welcome.

Clovis Rugby Club: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays. Bicentennial Park, Clovis. 322-9160.

Fresno Pétanque Club: Games 1 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m. Sundays, 5 p.m. Tuesdays. Cary Park, 4750 N. Fresno St. Beginners welcome. 431-5944,

Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Winter hours: Nthrough April,oon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through April, then summer hours Summer hours-- 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, summer hoursthrough September. Holmes Playground. 587-1510, 222-4124.

Pickleball: All ages, skills. 834-2688.

Pickleball league: City of Visalia, 18 and older. 8-9 a.m. Saturdays at Plaza Park tennis courts. $35. 713-4381 or

Tulare County Trap Club/Shooting: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. Trap, wobble trap, skeet. 772-2334.


Just Walk With a Doc: Riverway Sports Park, Visalia,, 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 31, June 28, July 26, Aug. 23 and Sept. 27. Woodward Park,

Senior Living Network Alzheimer's Awareness Walk/Run: 8:45 a.m. Saturday. Woodward Park, Park View Shelter, 970-9769,, $35.

10th annual Angel Babies Walk/Run: 7 a.m. May 3. Woodward Park, 320-0308,, preregistration $20 adults, $12 ages 12 and younger; after Friday $25, $15.

11th annual Mother's Day 10k Run: 7 a.m. May 10. Woodward Park, 30 points toward Runner of the Year Series, 673-1010,, $25.

Table Mountain Rancheria 11th Annual Walk/Run: 8 a.m. registration June 14. Table Mountain Rancheria Pow-Wow Grounds, 822-2890, $5 registration fee, $3 seniors 60+ and children 12 and younger.


Cal Odyssey Soccer Club: 6-7:30 p.m. today, ages U9, U10 and U14, Clovis East, 803-7455.

City of Clovis Coed Indoor League: 7 p.m. Mondays through May 12. Clovis Recreation Center, 324-2780,, $360.

Sponsored girls 16U open tryout: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. through May 31. Bullard High,


Central Cal Outlawz 14U seeks fast-pitch players: 7 p.m. through May. Buchanan Softball Complex, Hanford West and Golden West highs, 909-5227.

Cinco De Mayo XXVI: May 3, Plaza Park Complex, Visalia, 747-0796, 564-8752, $125, $150 after first game.

California Destroyers girls tryouts: 14U/16U, Wednesdays, call for time, 363-6035.

Looking for players: Elite fast-pitch girls 14U team, 704-1106,


TACC Jr. Tennis Tournament: 9 a.m. Saturday. Clovis High, 284-3815,, $28.

Summer Tennis Camp for middle and high school students: 8 a.m. July 11-Aug. 1. Reedley College,, 638-3641, $50.


City of Clovis coed: 7 p.m. through May 15. Clovis Rec Center, 324-2780,, $320.

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