Second annual Strawberry Day 5K, June 18, registration begins at 7:30 a.m. at the National Running Center, 318 Davis St., Clarks Summit. The 5K run/walk will begin at 9 a.m., followed by Kids Fun Run at approximately 10 a.m. The cost of the 5K run/walk is $25 and the Kids Fun Run is free. After the race, there will be vendors selling strawberry-themed items. There will also be pork barbecue available for lunch along with desserts and baked goods. Proceeds from the event will be used toward the renovation of The Gathering Place, 304 S. State St. on the ground floor of the Clarks Summit Borough Building.
PA Fish and Boat Commission Fly Fishing Introduction Course, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25 at Lackawanna State Park. The free course is designed for families interested in learning the basics of fly fishing equipment, casting techniques and on water skills. No fishing license or equipment is needed. Pre-registration is required by 4 p.m.on June 23 and can be completed online at www.gonefishingpa.com under the family fishing program link. Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis and space is limited. Participants should dress for outdoor weather. The program will be held rain or shine. Info: Allan Schreffler at 570-477-2206.
2016 Future Comets Football Camp, 1-4 p.m., June 26 at the practice fields at Abington Heights High School. Cost: $20 for the first child and $15 for each additional child from the same family. All participants will receive a T-shirt. Participants may register the day of the camp but advanced registration is encouraged at www.ahsd.org/pe/repshis. For more information about the camp, contact Coach Repshis at [email protected]
Heritage Explorer Golf Tournament, June 26 at Pine Hills Country Club in Taylor. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Tee-off at 8 a.m. Captain and crew format. Lunch will be served following an awards ceremony. In addition to 18 holes of golf, there will be live entertainment, contests and door prizes. Cost: $100, $50 for lunch only. Proceeds benefit projects and programs supporting the mission of Lackawanna Heritage Valley. Info/sponsorships/registration: [email protected] or 570-963-6730, ext. 8203.