Forsyth County Parks and Recreation is inviting local youth ages five to 18 to sign up for spring baseball and softball.
Four registration sessions will be available Saturday, Jan. 10 and Jan. 17, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Sunday, Jan. 11 and 18, from 2 to 4 p.m.
Registration sessions will be held at the following locations:
- Bennett Park Baseball and Softball
Chestatee Elementary – 6945 Keith Bridge Road
- Coal Mountain Park Baseball and Softball
Coal Mountain Park Community Building – 3560 Settingdown Road
- Central Park Baseball and Softball
Central Park Recreation Center – 2300 Keith Bridge Road
- Midway Park Baseball and Softball
Fowler Park Recreation Center Community Room – 4110 Carolene Way
- Sawnee Mountain Park Baseball and Softball
Sawnee Mountain Park Community Building – 3995 Watson Road
- Sharon Springs Park Baseball and Softball
Sharon Springs Athletic Association Building – 1950 Sharon Road
Booster clubs are taking online registration now. Visit the Web site of the park of your choice for registration information. Please note Bennett Park and Sawnee Mountain Park do not hold online registration.
Youth baseball and softball is offered for ages 5 to 18. The age control date for youth baseball is the athlete’s age prior to May 1, 2015. The age control date for youth softball is the athlete’s age prior to Jan. 1, 2015. Both sports allow youth athletes who turn 5 years old before September 1, 2015 to participate. Each youth athlete must present a birth certificate.
Practices are scheduled to begin the week of Feb. 16 with games beginning the week of March 16. The season will culminate in a postseason tournament starting May 15.
For more information, contact Clayton Munnell at 770.781.2215 or firstname.lastname@example.org.