Snowmobile drag races scheduled for Feb. 15
KINGS BAY — The Northern Tier Sno Runners has scheduled its 2014 Annual Snowmobile Ice Drag Races for Feb. 15 on King’s Bay in the Town of Champlain.
The races start at noon. Registration is from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and costs $25.
All races will be conducted under International Snowmobile Racing regulations. There are multiple classes, with a series of single elimination races used to determine a champion in each class.
Admission to watch the races is $5 per person, with children under 10 free. The entrance to the event is from Kings Bay Road, off Route 9B near the Lakeview Pub and Grill.
The club is seeking volunteers to help with the event.
In the event of rain, the races will be rescheduled for March 1.
The event is a fundraiser for the club, to help with trail grooming and maintenance.
For more information, please call 420-3000.
Plattsburgh YMCA has openings for indoor soccer
PLATTSBURGH — The Plattsburgh YMCA has openings for its indoor soccer league for boys and girls ages four through seven. This program is divided into two divisions: Kickers (ages 4 and 5) and Dribblers (ages 6 and 7).
The program runs from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. at the YMCA gym once a week during the week for the Kicker (Tuesday or Thursday) and 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. once a week during the week for the Dribblers (Monday or Friday). This instructional league is designed to be a fun, family activity, while learning how to play soccer.
You may register at the Downtown YMCA at 17 Oak St. Children from all area communities are welcome to participate. The practice/games will run for one hour for eight weeks beginning the week of February 10. Children will receive a t-shirt uniform and a trophy. Volunteer coaches are needed for this program.
For more information, call the YMCA, at 561-4290. The application form can be downloaded at PlattsburghYMCA.com. Registration deadline is February 6.
Rouses Point to hold public skating, open hockey
ROUSES POINT — Public skating and open hockey will be held in February at the Rouses Point Civic Center.
Public skating ($2) will be held on February 8 and 13 from 5 p.m. to 6:50 p.m. and February 15 from 4 p.m. to 5:20 p.m.
Open hockey, with full equipment required, is being offered every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 11:20 a.m.
Open hockey will not be available on Monday, February 3.
Duprey tosses 815 series in Weekenders League
PLATTSBURGH — Chad Duprey, bowling for Team No. 5 in the Weekenders League at North Bowl Lanes, rolled a 299 game and finished the evening with a 237-279-299-815 series Jan. 18.
Howard rolls 300 game in Weekenders League
PLATTSBURGH — Jeremy Howard, bowling for Team No. 4 4 in the Weekenders League at North Bowl, tossed a 300 game and finished the night with a 203-163-300-666 series Jan. 25.
Bushey tosses 300 in North Country Handicap
PLATTSBURGH — Richard Bushey, bowling for Reisdorf’s in the North Country Handicap League at North Bowl Lanes, rolled a 300 game and ended the evening with a 300-165-210-675 series Jan. 28. Bushey carries a 209 league average.