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Youth Basketball and Indoor Soccer

NEWTON, NC (Oct. 13, 2017)—Registration is underway at the Newton Parks and Recreation Department for 2017-18 youth basketball and youth indoor coed soccer.

Youth basketball leagues will be available for boys and girls ages 4-16. Players must be at least 4 years old before the Nov. 17 and cannot have turned 16 before Aug. 31. Registration is limited in each league. Once a league is full, registrants will be placed on a waiting list. The deadline to register is Nov. 17.

Youth indoor coed soccer leagues will be available for boys and girls ages 7-16. Players must be at least 7 years old before Nov. 17 and cannot have turned 16 before Oct. 15. Registration is limited in each league. Once a league is full, registrants will be placed on a waiting list. The deadline to register is Nov. 17.

To register for either youth sport, each child must meet the following requirements:

» Submit a completed registration card signed by a parent/guardian.
» Have a birth certificate on file with the Recreation Department.
» Have emergency medical treatment and consent forms on file and notarized.
» Have a signed parental code of ethics on file.
» Proof of residency is required. If applicable, pay a $30 non-resident fee (non-refundable) and return any loaned equipment from a previous sport.

For more information, call the Newton Parks and Recreation Department at 828-695-4317.