Thursday, 02 July 2009 15:44
Registration is now open for the Town of Oyster Bay Outdoor Baseball/Softball Skills Program, according to Town Councilman Joseph G. Pinto.
“The Outdoor Baseball/Softball Skills Program, which is being conducted by former major league baseball player Rusty Torres, is designed to assist athletes in developing the proper batting, throwing, running and fielding techniques,” Pinto said. “Open to boys and girls ages 5 to 12, the free instructional sessions will be divided into different age groups and mini-programs focusing on specialized training skills.”
The councilman went on to say that the four week-long sessions will be held:
July 6-10, Pine Street Park, North Massapequa
July 13-17, Ellsworth W. Allen Town Park, Motor Avenue, Farmingdale
July 20-24, Clifton Park, Glen Avenue, Sea Cliff
July 27-31, Ralph J. Marino Field, Berry Hill Road, Oyster Bay
Registration forms can be obtained online at www.oysterbaytown.com, or by contacting the Parks Department, Recreation Division, at 433-7465 ext. 230. Completed forms should be returned to the Town of Oyster Bay Ice Skating Center, Attn: Recreation Baseball/Softball Program, 1001 Stewart Avenue, Bethpage, NY 11714, no later than Friday before the start of the session for which you are registering your child(ren).
Pinto noted that registration is open only to Town of Oyster Bay residents.