Originally created 03/03/05

Area Announcements



Note: Announcements for participatory events must be written, delivered, mailed or faxed to The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928, with a return address and phone number. No phone calls are accepted. Fax number: (706) 823-3408. The announcements will be published weekly.

Baseball

  • The Augusta Recreation and Parks Department will hold baseball/softball registration for boys and girls age 5-17 through Friday at Diamond Lakes, Eisenhower, Fleming, May Park, and W.T. Johnson. Hours will be noon until 6 p.m. For more information, call 796-5025.
  • A free baseball and softball clinic with the Silver Bluff High School baseball and softball coaching staffs will be held Saturday at Jackson Ballpark. The clinic will be from 8:30 a.m. until noon, and includes a free hot dog lunch. Registration will be available at the clinic for Jackson, Beech Island, and New Ellenton teeball and baseball, ages 4-14, and girls softball ages 7-16. For more information, call (803) 471-2229.
  • Basketball

  • The Harlem Globetrotters will play the New York Nationals at 7 p.m., March 11 at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center. Tickets start at $14 and will be available at the civic center box office and area Publix stores, by phone at (706) 828-7700, or online at ticketweb.com. The game is part of the Globetrotters' World of Fun North American Tour. For more information, go to www.harlemglobetrotters.com.