Contact: 919-934-2148; smithfield-nc.com
Registration for youth basketball with the Smithfield Parks Dept. has been extended until Oct. 31. Leagues are offered for boys ages 5-18 and girls ages 5-12 (as of Dec. 31). The cost is $40-80. Practices begin in late November and games start in January.
Fright Night 5K run
The Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department will hold a Haloween-themed 5K race and a 1-mile fun run/walk on Saturday, Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m. There will be family fun beginning at 4:30 p.m. To register, visit www.frightnight5k.com or contact Gaston Orahood at firstname.lastname@example.org or 919-934-2148, ext. 112. Proceeds will benefit Friends of the Park, the Miracle League Park and Smithfield Rotary Club service projects.
Pickleball is offered on Fridays at the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatic Center from 2-4 p.m. on Fridays. Members of the SRAC play for free; others pay $2. The paddle, balls and net are provided. Info: Tiffany at 919-934-2148, ext. 112.
Aquatics, fitness programs
The Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department offers a variety of aquatics classes and fitness programs. Visit SRAConline.com or call 934-1408 for more information. Offerings include Cycling, Zumba, Hip Hop Hustle, Piyo, Turbo Kick, Total Body, Tai Chi, Inferno Cycle, P90X and Cycle Fusion. For more information regarding classes, please call 934-1408. All classes are roughly an hour long.
Contact: 919-975-1411; selma-nc.com
Youth basketball for boys ages 4-18 and girls ages 4-15 (as of Jan. 1, 2015) will be offered through the Selma Parks and Recreation Department. Teams practice once a week throughout the season and games are played on Friday evenings and Saturdays. Practices will be at Selma Elementary School and/or Harrison Gymnasium. Home games will be played at Selma Middle School and/or Harrison Gym. The fee is $25-30. Register by Nov. 7.