Recreation Calendar

Recreation calendar for Oct. 14

Pickleball 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.
Pickleball 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. Fresno Bee file

Central San Joaquin Valley recreational announcements. Submit items at All numbers in the 559 area code unless noted.


Premier9 Baseball Lab: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. daily, training and development. Roosevelt High, 4250 E. Tulare Ave., 633-9522, $125-$225.


Evening Ride to Millerton: 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 27. Steven’s Bicycles, 1365 N. Willow Ave., 960-7127.


Central Valley Junior Golf: Noon Oct. 25. Nine holes, stroke play, Pheasant Run Golf Club, 19 Clubhouse Drive, Chowchilla, 269-6369, Ages 9-19, parents may caddy.

Fresno Ski Club golf tournament: Noon Oct. 18. Fig Garden Golf Course, 7700 N. Van Ness Blvd., 906-4471, $25-$42.

Garabedian Group Golf Tournament Benefit: 11 a.m. Oct. 23. Benefiting Fresno Community Food Bank. Dragonfly Golf Club in Madera. 472-7370.


Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Tour: Daily through Oct. 31. Cobb Ranch, 8805 N. Highway 41, 289-8874,


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. Beginner, intermediate, advanced. 432-7817,

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


Visalia Senior Games: Oct. 21-25. Riverway Sports Park, 3611 N. Dinuba Blvd. 713-4365. $25.

Youth rugby: Central Valley Rugby Foundation, U10, U12, U14 teams in Fresno and Clovis. 225-9283,

Gymnastics Beat: Open Explore 10-11 a.m. Fridays, ages 5 and younger, $3 members, $5 non-members; Oct. 30 Pumpkin Bash, 10-11:30 a.m. $8, 5 and younger, games, costume parade, crafts; Oct. 30 Fang-tastic Extended Open Gym, 7:30 p.m.-midnight, all ages but 7 and younger must be accompanied by adult, $10 members, $15 non-members, 5620 W. Barstow Ave., 271-9400.

Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Noon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Holmes Playground. 587-1510, 222-4124.

Pickleball: All ages, skills welcome. 834-2688.

Pickleball league: 8-9 a.m. Saturdays. City of Visalia, 18 and older at Plaza Park. $35. 713-4365,

Ice Skating: Call to check schedule, Gateway Ice Center, 2473 N. Marks Ave., 277-2233,, $4-$7.50.

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

Easton Lions Club Turkey Shoot: Clay targets only, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 8. 750 E. South Ave., 281-6574. Expert, novice, and 12 and younger shoots.


5K Tri-Series: Dec. 12. 2-mile walk, 1-mile fun run for youths up to eighth grade. Benefits Dennis Wong Memorial Scholarship Fund. 685-6100.

2015 Fresno AIDS Walk: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 17. Woodward Park, 7775 Friant Road, 486-1469,, donations.

Step Up for Down Syndrome 5K run & walk: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 24. Clovis Rodeo, 748 Rodeo Drive, Clovis, 228-0411,, $15-$35.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure: 6:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 24. Fresno State, 5200 N. Barton Ave., 392-9082,, $15-$35.


Westside Bullets 18 Showcase: Seeking pitcher and utility player, Stan (209) 620-3377.