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Crestwood Boys Basketball Booster Club will have its next meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 30, at Cavanaugh’s Grille.


FAST Aquatic Club Swimming (West Side Sharks) will begin registration on Monday, Sept. 30 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. for the fall season. Practices will begin on Tuesday, Oct. 1. Session one will run from Oct. 1

Hanover Area Youth Basketball Signups for boys and girls grades 3-6 will be held Sept. 29 and Oct. 6 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Elementary. The cost is $40 for a single child and $70 for two children. For more information, text or call Jim Richmond at 570-817-1102 or email jimkim1020@verizon.net.

Wyoming Area Elementary Wrestling will have sign-ups for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade outside the gym at the secondary center Wednesday, Oct. 2, Thursday, Oct. 10 and Wednesday, Oct. 16. Wrestlers must be a resident of the Wyoming Area school district. Wrestlers must also provide a copy of their birth certificate and a proof of residency.


Benjamin August Memorial 3-Mile Run and Walk will be held Sunday, Oct. 20 at 10:30 a.m. The event is organized by the Jewish Community Alliance of Northeastern PA’s Physical Education Department and sponsored by Sandy Arnold Rifkin in memory of Sandy’s father, Benjamin August. The course will be through South Wilkes-Barre with the start at Northampton Street and finish on the River Commons. Runners and walkers registration fee before Oct. 7 is $17. the fee is $20 after Oct. 7 or on race day. Preregistration race packets may be picked up starting at 9:15 a.m. Race day registration will be held at the JCC beginning at 9:15 a.m. Registration closes 10 minutes prior to the race start. Registration forms can also be found at NEPARunner.com. Make checks payable to JCA. Mail pre-entry fee and official entry form to Bill Buzza, Recreation Director; JCA 60 South River St., Wilkes- Barre, PA 18702. For more information, call 570-824-4646.

Commonwealth Medical College will have its fifth annual golf tournament Monday, Sept. 30, at Huntsville Golf Course in Shavertown. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the tournament begins at 10 a.m. All proceeds benefit The Commonwealth Medical College scholarships. For more information, call 570-504-9619.

King’s Softball will have a golf tournament Sunday, Sept. 29, at Four Seasons Golf Course. The cost is $75 per golfer, which includes 18 holes of golf, cart, beverages and a meal. The format is captain and crew. Reservations are required by Sept. 20. For more information, email softball@kings.edu or call 570-208-5855.

Plains Sports Hall of Fame will induct four new members Sunday, Oct. 20. Inductees include Richard J. Binker, James Blazek, Thomas Buckler, Jr. and Thomas Buckler, Sr. Tickets are available from the Hall of Fame Board president, Clarence Ozgo, or other board members including Francis Gavin, John Kelly, Joe Kropiewnicki, Dom Pape, Gary Vanderburg or Dan Wallace. The dinner and induction ceremony will be at the Plains American Legion.

Shavertown United Methodist Church 7th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at the Mill Race Golf and Camping Resort in Benton Saturday, Oct. 5. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the tournament begins at 10 a.m. Entry fee is $80, which includes green fees, carts, free use of driving range with unlimited balls, snacks, barbecue chicken dinner following the tournament, souvenirs and prizes. Hole sponsorships are available for $80, which gives sponsors a sign at the tee box and a listing in the program. To donate prizes for the golfers, call the church. Make checks payable to SUMC and include the names of those in your foursome. Singles will be paired. Mail checks and entry form to Shavertown United Methodist Church 163 N. Pioneer Ave., Shavertown, Pa. 18708.

Swoyersville Little League will be hosting a ‘Night Out’ at the Susquehanna Brewing Company (SBC) in Pittston from 6-8 p.m. on Oct. 18. With a $25 donation, the guest will receive beverages compliments of SBC, catered food from the Tipsy Turtle in Swoyersville, and live entertainment. This is a 21 and over event. To purchase tickets, please contact Dave Zasada at 570-899-3750 or Bob Bell at 570-709-9697.

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