The Alexander County Parks and Recreation Department is currently accepting sign-ups for spring sports. This spring, the ACPR will offer t-ball, instructional softball and baseball, fastpitch softball, baseball, and soccer.
The leagues include: 3-4 and 5-6 t-ball; baseball for ages 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-15; softball for ages 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, and 13-16; and soccer for ages 7-8, 9-10, and 11-13. All soccer will be co-ed teams. The birthday cutoff is May 1 for t-ball, baseball, and soccer, and January 1 for softball.
The ACPR will accept sign-ups during the month of February at its office in the Alexander County Services Center, located at 151 West Main Avenue in Taylorsville. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office will remain open one extra hour from February 24 to February 27, closing at 6:00 p.m. The office will also be open Saturday, February 22 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The final day of regular sign-ups will be Friday, February 28. Thereafter, late registrations will have a $20 late fee. Anyone who signs up late is NOT guaranteed
to be placed on a team.
The sign-up fees are as follows: one child – $40; two children in same family – $75; three children in same family – $100; and four children in same family – $125.
There must be a signed Waiver of liability from a parent/legal guardian in order for a child to participate in any recreation sport.
For more information, call the ACPR at (828) 632-1104.