Sports Calendar: Monday, Nov. 18, 2013
Kulpmont Football/Baseball Association
Meetings, first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Shamokin Chapter of PIAA Basketball Officials
Meeting, Sunday, Nov. 24, noon at the American Legion Gym.
Any girl in grades fourth through sixth in Shamokin Area who want to play intramural basketball should report to the Annex gym on Tuesdays or Thursdays at 6 p.m. or contact Bob Getchey at 644-0234.
Trivia Night Fundraiser
The Schuylkill Black Diamonds travel baseball team will host a trivia night Nov. 23 at the Glovers Hill Club in Shenandoah. Cost is $20 per person. Teams of 8 are requested. Food and beverages are included. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. and the contest begins at 7 p.m. For tickets, contact Bill Conroy at 570-933-0505 or by email at conroyb firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ed Romance Hall of Fame
Applications are being accepted for the 2014 ballot for the Ed Romance Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame. Applications should be dropped off at Community Pharmacy in Mount Carmel by Nov. 24.
Turkey Trot 5K
The Shamokin Rotary Club's third annual Turkey Trot 5K Walk/Run will be held Thanksgiving Day at 9 a.m. at the Shamokin Area High School campus. Registration will start at 8 a.m. Proceeds from the race will help the Rotary support local charity projects in the community. Runners are urged to pre-register as soon as possible. T-shirts will be awarded to all pre-registered runners and awards will be given to top finishers. Cost to pre-register is $20, $10 for runners under the age of 19. Registration fee is $25 the day of the race. Pre-registration for the event can be done at Bader's Fine Furniture, 704 N. Liberty St. Shamokin, or by visiting https://sites.google.com/sites/ShamokinRotary.
VNA 5K Jingle Run/Walk
Hosted by VNA Health System will be held Saturday, Dec. 7. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with a race start at 8:30 a.m. from the VNA Corporate Office, 21 W. Independence Street. Pre-registration rate is $20 by Nov. 18. Only pre-registered entrants are guaranteed a race day t-shirt. Day of race rate is $25. Awards ceremony will follow race. It includes ages 14-and-under through 70-plus. Most festive dressed entrant will be awarded a Holiday prize. Santas, reindeer, elves and snowmen are welcome to participate. Register online at Active.com or call the Business Development Office at 570-648-8989.
Meeting, Monday, Nov. 18, 6 p.m. at Rob's Good Time Grill, Market St., Shamokin. Board members, managers, coaches and team moms are required to attend. Parents are welcome.