Elks Hoop Shoot
Boys and girls ages 8-13 are invited to attend the 2008 Elks Hoop Shoot free-throw contest. The event, which is free to all participants will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the G.T. Bray Gym, 5508 33rd Ave. Drive W., Bradenton.
Hamburgers, hot dogs and soft drinks will be provided free to participants and their families.
For more information, call Dan Tabor at 941-753-4180 or call the Bradenton Elks at 941-792-1511, ext. 21.
Cheerleading back at Center
The Anna Maria Island Community Center’s cheerleading program is now registering girls and boys, ages 7-13 and interested in being on a squad. To register, simply go to www.islandcommunitycenter.com and print a registration form. Cost for Center members is $45 for the first child and $40 for each additional sibling. Cheerleaders will receive a cheer uniform, which includes a skirt, socks, shirt and pompons. Cost for non-members starts at $60.
As part of the cheer program, the center is offering a cheerleading camp on Thursday, Dec. 11 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Practices will start after the camp, with games beginning in January.
The Center also is in need of squad leaders. To become a squad leader, volunteers must fill out a volunteer application, complete a background check and provide a valid Florida driver’s license.
For more information, call the Center’s Andy Jonatzke at 941-778-1908, ext. 9205.