Area calendar 6/27/12

Wednesday, June 27, 2012


Southeast camps: Southeast Missouri State will hold a variety of sports camps. Camps offered will be for baseball, men's and women's basketball, football, gymnastics, soccer, softball and volleyball. All the camp information can be found on the Southeast athletics department website at

Central Junior High camps: The Central Junior High will hold camps during the summer at the school. The wrestling camp will run from 9 to 11 a.m. July 9 to 13. The football camp will run from 9 to 11 a.m. July 23 to 26. All the camps are free. Info on any camp: 651-6246.

Notre Dame camps: Notre Dame coaches will hold a variety of camps at the high school. A boys basketball camp for kindergarten and first-graders will run from 8 to 9 a.m. July 9 to 13. Cost: $60. A boys basketball camp for grades 2 to 4 will run from 9 to 11 a.m. July 9 to 13. Cost: $70. A boys basketball camp for grades 5 to 8 will run from 1 to 3 p.m. July 9 to 13. Cost: $70. A wrestling camp for grades 4 to 8 will run from 2 to 4 p.m. July 23 to 27. Cost: $50. Info: 335-6772.

Saxony Lutheran girls basketball camps: Saxony Lutheran girls basketball coach Sam Sides will hold camps at the high school July 9 to 12. The camp for girls entering grades 4 to 8 will go from 4 to 5:30 p.m., while girls entering grades 9 to 12 will go from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost: $45. Info: Sam Sides, 204-7555.


First Tee: The First Tee, an international organization that uses golf to teach life skills, is seeking volunteers and participants for an eight-week session in Cape Girardeau. The dates for the session have not been determined. The session is open to boys and girls ages 7 to 17, and all equipment is provided. If interested, contact Sam Blackwell, 335-0791 or

RSVP/VIC tournament: The 14th annual Retired Senior Volunteer Program Volunteer Intergenerational Center golf tournament will be July 20 at the Cape Girardeau Jaycee Municipal Golf Course. The four-person scramble will start at 1 p.m. The tournament is limited to 25 teams. Cost: $75 per person, which includes lunch at noon. Info: 335-7555 or 887-3664.

Food Bank tournament: The Southeast Missouri Food Bank's Full Course Golf Classic will take place Aug. 6 at Dalhousie Golf Club. Lunch starts at noon and the four-scramble begins with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Cost: $125 per person, which includes a cart and lunch. Info: 651-0400.

Central Booster Club tournament: The Cape Central Booster Club will hold its 21st annual tournament July 6 at Cape Girardeau Country Club. Morning and afternoon tee times are available. Info: Jerry Kratochvil, 979-5716, or


Sports physicals: Summer sports physicals will be offered at the Central Junior High from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. to noon July 17. Athletes must have a parent's signature on the physical form. Cost: $20. Info: 651-6246.


Jackson cross country camps: Jackson High School, Jackson Junior High and Jackson Intermediate School will hold a free cross country camp for boys and girls entering grades 6 to 12. The camp will meet at the pavilion near the upper tennis courts at Jackson City Park from 7 to 8:30 p.m. July 16 to 20. Info: Andrea Talley, 275-0976.

Two-mile run: The Deuces Wild 2-mile run will take place at 8 a.m. July 14 at Arena Park. Chip timing and music will be provided. Cost: $10 by Sunday, $15 by July 12, $20 race day. Info:


Youth league: There will be a tennis league for youths from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays. Participation is on a drop-in bases and is free to players. Info: Donna Ryan, 332-1614.

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