Sports calendar for the week of Sept. 30


Factoryville Sportsmen’s Club monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at the clubhouse, Lake Winola Road, Factoryville. All meetings are open to the public.

Electric City 500, 5 to 9 a.m. Oct. 2, starting at Courthouse Square in downtown Scranton. Members of the Anthracite Bicycle Coalition and their partners encourage bicycle riding and safety in the greater Scranton community. Participants may ride their own bicycles, or borrow bikes through Bike Scranton, a free bike share program hosted by Lackawanna Heritage Valley.

Catching Classes by Josh White, beginning Oct. 4. Catchers ages 7-13 can choose a session at 9 or 10 a.m. The session for catchers age 14 and older will begin at 11 a.m. Cost: $20 per class. Info/register: CDD027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

Keystone College baseball Third Annual ‘Ball Fore’ Golf Outing, Oct. 18 at Stonehedge Country Club, 287 German Hill Road, Factoryville. The four-person scramble format will include a golf, food at the turn, prizes and a steak dinner. Cost: $400 per team with funds benefiting the Keystone College baseball team. Registration: 9 a.m., 10 a.m. shotgun start. Registration/info: 570-945-8234.

Inaugural Pitching with the Pros Camp, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19, Oct. 26 and Nov. 2 at the Sandlot Baseball Academy, 700 North South Road, Scranton. Kyle McMyne, of the Cincinnati Reds, and Rich Condeelis, of the Minnesota Twins, will provide instruction. For ages 7-13. Cost: $100. Info/register: CDD027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

Fielding and Agility Camp, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 20, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3 at the Sandlot Baseball Academy, 700 North South Road, Scranton. The camp, for children ages 7-13, will focus on fielding techniques for infielders and outfielders. It will also focus on agility and sliding. Cost: $75. Info/register: CDD027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

Reach the Abington Journal office at 570-587-1148 or news@theabingtonjournal.com.

Reach the Abington Journal office at 570-587-1148 or news@theabingtonjournal.com.

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