Men’s Basketball Leagues

Hickory Park and Recreation’s registration for adult basketball leagues is open. This includes Men’s Church and Men’s Industrial.

Entry fee is $450 per team and a nonresident fee of $40 per player is required for all players who live outside the city limits.

A managers meeting will be held at Neill W. Clark Jr. Recreation Center on Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m. All teams interested in playing are required to have a representative present at the meeting.

Regular season begins in December. For more information, contact Lou Thomas at 828-261-2254 or email lthomas@hickorync.gov.

Indoor Soccer

Hickory Parks and Recreation’s registration for Indoor Soccer Leagues for boys and girls ages 7 to 14 is open.

Registration is available by phone at 828-322-7046 or online at www.hickorync.gov/recreation. For children that have not participated in a Hickory Parks and Recreation program a parent will need to visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s administrative office to sign a waiver after registering.

Registration ends Oct. 25.

A birth certificate must be presented at time of registration along with a $40 nonresident fee for anyone living outside the city limits of Hickory.

Skills assessments will be held on Oct. 28 and 29 at Neill W. Clark Jr. Recreation Center. Only those aging up a division or new players must attend a skills assessment. Players will need to wear shin guards and indoor shoes at assessments.

Games will be played on Saturdays at Neill Clark Recreation Center.

For more information, contact Gary Long at 828-261-2252 or email at glong@hickorync.gov .

Instructional Mites Basketball

Registration is open for Hickory Parks and Recreation’s Instructional Mites Basketball for boys and girls ages 5 and 6.

Registration is available by phone at 828-322-7046 or online at www.hickorync.gov/recreation. For children that have not participated in a Hickory Parks and Recreation program a parent will need to visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s administrative office to sign a waiver after registering.

Registration ends Nov. 8.

A birth certificate must be presented at time of registration along with a $40 nonresident fee for anyone living outside the city limits of Hickory.

The program will be held at Ridgeview Recreation Center and will begin Nov. 14 with practices on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Gary Long at 828-261-2252 or email at glong@hickorync.gov .

Bantam Basketball

Registration is open for Hickory Parks and Recreation’s Bantam Basketball program for boys, ages 7 and 8, and girls, ages 6 through 8.

Registration is available by phone at 828-322-7046 or online at www.hickorync.gov/recreation. For children that have not participated in a Hickory Parks and Recreation program a parent will need to visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s administrative office to sign a waiver after registering.

Registration ends Nov. 1.

Skills assessment will be held on Nov. 4 and 5. Girls will meet at 5:30 p.m. and boys will meet at 6:30 p.m. and the Highland Recreation Center. All new players must attend one skills assessment in order to be placed on a team.

For more information, contact Gary Long at 828-261-2252 or email at glong@hickorync.gov

Pee Wee and Midget League Basketball

Registration is open for Hickory Parks and Recreation’s Pee Wee (ages 9 and 10) and Midget Basketball Leagues (ages 11 and 12) for boys and girls.

Registration is available by phone at 828-322-7046 or online at www.hickorync.gov/recreation. For children that have not participated in a Hickory Parks and Recreation program a parent will need to visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s administrative office to sign a waiver after registering.

Registration for both leagues ends Oct. 25.

A birth certificate must be presented at time of registration along with a $40 nonresident fee for anyone living outside the city limits of Hickory.

A skills assessment will be held on Oct. 28 and 29 at Highland Recreation Center for players aging up in a division or new players.

For more information, contact Lou Thomas at 828-261-2254 or email at lthomas@hickorync.gov.

Junior Basketball League

Registration is open for Hickory Parks and Recreation’s Junior Basketball League for ages 13 to 15.

Games will be played at Highland Recreation Center on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning at 5:30 p.m. The season is scheduled to begin in December.

Registration is available by phone at 828-322-7046 or online at www.hickorync.gov/recreation. For children that have not participated in a Hickory Parks and Recreation program a parent will need to visit the Parks and Recreation Department’s administrative office to sign a waiver after registering.

Registration ends Nov. 1.

A birth certificate must be presented at time of registration along with a $40 nonresident fee for anyone living outside the city limits of Hickory.

Skills assessments for Junior League will be held on Nov. 4 and 5 at 6 p.m. at Highland Recreation Center. New players and those aging into a new division must attend one skills assessment session in order to be placed on a team.

For more information, contact Sherry Morgan at 828-261-2255 or email at smorgan@hickorync.gov.

Golf Tournament

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute will host its annual Cobra Classic Golf Tournament on Oct. 11 at Cedar Rock County Club in Cedar Rock.

Registration is $240 per four-person team. All proceeds will benefit Caldwell Community College athletics.

Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. followed by a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

For more information or to register, call 828-726-2718.

Creep Caldwell Zombie 5K and Fun Run

The Student Government Association at Caldwell Community College will host a “Zombie 5K” and a 1-mile fun run as part of the Creepy Caldwell community festival on Oct. 26.

The race will start at 4 p.m. followed by the fun run.

The event will include the extra challenge of “zombies” who will try to turn runners with “zombie power.”

Cost for Caldwell Community College students is $10 and $20 for the general public. Entry fee for the fun run is $5.

To register, visit www.cccti.edu/creepy5K before the Oct. 11 deadline.

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