Recreation Calendar

Recreation calendar for April 9

Central San Joaquin Valley recreational announcements. Submit items at


12U tryouts: 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Glacier Point School, 4055 N. Bryan Ave., 307-7196.

Junior High Development League: Grades 6-8, 9 a.m. Saturdays through April 25, Roosevelt High, 4250 E. Tulare St., 492-7173,, $75.


Bullard Little Knights: Grades K-8 at Bullard High. $85. 451-4353,

Men’s league: 6 p.m. Mondays, through May 25, Northside Christian Church, 2709 E. Nees Ave., 323-9675, $30.


Central Valley Junior Golf: Ages 9-18 (18-year-olds must still be in high school), parents may caddie, nine holes of stroke play, entry fees include golf and range balls; check out additional details and see the calendar of tournaments at

Golf for all ages: 9-11 a.m. April 25-May 16, Rancho Del Rey Golf Club, 5250 Green Sands Ave., Atwater, (209) 358-7131, $75.

Reedley Eagles Golf Tournament: 8 a.m. April 25, Ridge Creek Dinuba Golf Course, 3018 Ridge Creek Drive, Dinuba, 591-2254, $85-$100.

Sequoia Height Christian Camp Golf Tournament: 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m. April 9, Dragonfly Golf Club, 43369 Avenue 12, Madera, 292-1214,, $85.

VFW Post 8900 Golf Tournament: 8 a.m. April 11, Riverside Golf Course, 7492 N. Riverside Drive, 905-2666, 287-2513, $75.


West Clovis Judo Club: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays. Kastner Intermediate. 434-3459,

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

Japan Ways traditional karate: Mondays-Saturdays. Instruction at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. 432-7817,

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


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

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

Gymnastics Beat: Open Explore 11 a.m.-noon Fridays (ages 5 and younger), free; Intermediate/advanced Parkour/Urban Gymnastics Class 6-7 p.m. Fridays, $12; Open Gym 7:30-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, $10, $7 members; 5620 W. Barstow Ave., 271-9400.

Knights of Columbus “Time to Fly” Kite Festival: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 12, Livingston Middle School, 101 F St. Livingston. Competition for ages 6-9, 10-15 and 16-plus, with trophies and cash prizes to be awarded, plus candy drop, pie-eating contest and safety demonstrations. Also, Kite Building Day 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 10, with supplies provided at Livingston Community Center.

Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Winter hours begin at noon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through April. Summer hours starting May 1 begin at 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays through 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. 713-4365 or

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


Run for the Children 5K: 7 a.m. April 11, Railroad Park, 805 N. Peach Ave., Clovis,, $25-$40.

Cross the River Run: 7:15 a.m. April 12, Woodward Park,,, $15-$30.

Show Me the Finish Line Fun Run: 8 a.m. April 19, benefits Armenian Relief Society, Sophia Chapter, Woodward Park, 275-6318, $20, $10 kids run.

Shinzen Run & Walk: 6:15 a.m. April 25, Woodward Park, Shinzen Japanese Garden, 275-6318,, $8-$33.


Men’s League: 6 p.m. Thursdays, April 9-May 28, Northside Christian Church, 2709 E. Nees Ave., 323-9675, $25.