OLD TOWN — Registration open for Old Town Recreation Center’s Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for children ages 8-11 or Little League age eligible and Junior League for ages 13-14 played on 50/70 or regulation-size field, with teams from surrounding areas playing games on weekends; 10-game regular season plus playoffs; $60 per person, $175 for team; for complete league rules and registrations, visit or reach director Adam Mahaney via email at or visit


AUGUSTA — The fourth annual Dirigo Fall Basketball League will start play on Sept. 30 and run through Oct. 28. The pick and play series lets teams play one or both days on a weekend. Fees are $125 for two games per day, or $250 for four games on a weekend. Games will be held from Bangor to Saco. The league is open to teams in grades 3-12. For more information email or call Lenny at 207-749-9492.

BANGOR — “The Basics of Basketball Coaching and Playing,” an interactive program for anyone interested in coaching, playing, or learning more about the game, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 5-Oct. 31, at Eastern Maine Community College’s Johnston Gym. Course components include development of coaching philosophy, system development, execution of fundamentals, and improving knowledge in all phases of the game, and open discussion and on-court elements. Course is free and open to all in the Bangor area, including male, female, active coaches, prospective coaches and players of all levels; and parents. EMCC students welcome. Bring pencil, paper, and sneakers. Director: Chris Murphy, with 30 years college coaching experience. For information, contact at or 944-3247.


TOPSHAM — Third annual Drive Out Cancer Field Hockey Tournament, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, Mt. Ararat Middle School, 66 Republic Ave. High school teams from Mt. Ararat, Morse, Boothbay, Brunswick, Lisbon, Freeport, Maranacook and Lincoln Academy will compete. The teams work together collectively to raise money for the Maine Children’s Cancer Program. There is a mid-morning ceremony featuring a biodegradable balloon release to honor loved ones. Anyone who wishes to donate to the Maine Children’s Cancer Program through our event may do so at: . For information, contact Krista Chase. 522-9156.


HERMON — The 21st annual Harold O. Bouchard Memorial Golf Tournament, presented by Pine Cone Council 114 of the Knights of Columbus and H.O. Bouchard Inc., will be held on Saturday, Sept. 9, at Hermon Meadow Golf Course, 8 a.m. shotgun start, rain or shine; four-person scramble, $80 per golfer, includes greens fee, cart, and a barbecue dinner after the tournament; hole-in-one prizes include a Chevrolet from Quirk Auto Park, closest-to-pin contests, awards for first and second gross and net. Amateur players only. For information or to register contact: Knights of Columbus, c/o Jon Harvey, P.O. Box 994, Bangor, ME 04401 or call 207-941-0513. Proceeds benefit the efforts of the Pine Cone Council.

SCARBOROUGH — 12th annual golf tournament benefiting the Children’s Museum & Theatre of Maine, noon-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, at Nonesuch River Golf Club, 304 Gorham Road. Light lunch and registration at noon, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. A barbecue dinner with prizes and an auction after tournament, at approximately 5:30 p.m. Families and individuals welcome to attend dinner portion. Register online, in person, or by phone. $155 for individuals; $560 for foursomes. Both include a cart, lunch, snacks, barbecue dinner, and souvenir. Dinner reception only: $20, $9 for children. For information, 828-1234;


BREWER — Brewer Youth Hockey is partnering up with the Boston Bruins to offer a special program for new skaters. Presented by Friendly’s, the program is available to 50 boys and girls ages 5-8. The $100 fee includes a full free set of CCM equipment, a professional personalized fitting, and four weeks of on-ice instruction at the Penobscot Ice Arena in October. The participants are then encouraged to join the Brewer Youth Hockey/Dunkin Donuts Learn To Skate program that meets weekly through the winter. To preregister, email Paul Pangburn at


HAMPDEN — Warren Bishop Memorial Run, 9 a.m., Aug. 26, at new Hampden Academy, 3.1 miles on the Reeds Brook Trials or 1.5-mile fun run/walk. Preregistration, $6 or $12 with a T-shirt; race-day $10 and $15 7:30-8:45 a.m. Registration forms available at Hampden Academy, mail entry to Danielle Johnson, Hampden Academy, 89 Western Avenue, Hampden, Maine 04444. All proceeds go toward the Warren Bishop Scholarship.

NORTHEAST HARBOR — 40th annual Northeast Harbor Road Race and Family Fun Walk, Saturday, Aug. 26, to benefit Northeast Harbor Ambulance Service. Runner check-in 7:30-9 a.m. at Great Harbor Museum, Main Street. Walkers race, 9 a.m. and runners race 9:30 a.m. on Sargeant Drive. Participants will be taken to starting line by bus. Fee $30. To register visit and click on 2017 Road Race

BANGOR — Bangor Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations for the 55th annual Labor Day Road Race, 9-10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 4, Bangor Parks and Recreation Center, 647 Main St. Race-day registration 7:45-8:45 a.m., entry fee $25, male and female age divisions. The Robin Emery trophy is awarded to the top female finisher, and the Bob Hillgrove trophy is awarded to the top male finisher. The Ralph Thomas trophy is awarded to the top male master finisher, and the Leona Clapper trophy is awarded to the top female master finisher. Registration options: Online at ; send in registration; visit office. For information, call 207-992-4490 or visit


BANGOR — Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its 2017 Fall Soccer Program. Teams will practice one day per week and play games on Saturday mornings at the Union Street Athletic Complex. Open to children in grades K-1, 2-3 and 4-6. The fee is $35 for Bangor residents, $45 non-residents, but there is a $10 late fee for registrations after Sept. 14. There will be a meet and greet on Saturday, Sept. 16. No registrations will be accepted on this date. Register online at or at 647 Main St. For information, call 992-4490.

BANGOR — Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is looking for coaches for its youth Fall Soccer Program. Teams practice one day per week and play Saturday mornings. If you are interested, call Tim at 992-4493 or email at