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Football opportunities at Newton Rec

NEWTON, NC - The Newton Parks and Recreation Department and the Catawba County Hornets are sponsoring a Football Skills Clinic for boys and girls ages 4–12 years. The clinic runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 12, 2014 Westside/Jaycee Park. A $5 donation is suggested from the participants.

Kids will learn football fundamentals and coordination skills at several stations according to ages. All participants will receive a t-shirt and lunch will be provided. Newton Parks & Recreation Department and Catawba County Hornets participation waivers are required, which will be available when registering at the Newton Recreation Center. No child will be allowed to participate in the camp without the properly-signed waivers.

The Newton Parks and Recreation Department is offering football physicals from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. July 22, 2014 at the Newton Rec Center, 23 S. Brady Ave. Carolina Orthopaedic Specialists will provide the physical examinations at a cost of $15 per child.

All interested recreation players are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity. For further information, contact Carol Stiles at Newton Parks and Recreation Department at (828) 695-4317.

Learn more about youth football sign-ups here.