Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Offers Summer Baseball League and Receives Lots of Support
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s John Will Anderson Club in Gary discovered the love for baseball is alive and well in Northwest Indiana! Prior to the start of summer programming, Home Field Advantage Foundation partnered with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s John Will Anderson Club with the goal of offering youth, residing in Gary, the opportunity to learn, play and love baseball. Equipment to help start the league was received through Major League Baseball through the efforts of Lloyd McClendon, a Gary Roosevelt product and current coach for the Detroit Tigers.
Valpo Parks and Northwest Indiana Clean Air Showcase Quiet Beauty of Valparaiso at Annual Night Ride
Valparaiso is one of the most bustling and vibrant cities in the Region, but on Saturday hundreds gathered to tour the community at its quietest, the dead of night, for the Valpo Park’s annual Night Ride.
NWI Lions United Brings Community, Athletics, and a Passion for Soccer to Northwest Indiana Kids at Season Kickoff
Northwest Indiana’s soccer community is vibrant and growing, and nowhere was that more evident than Northwest Indiana Lions United Season Kickoff on Saturday. Kids of all ages gathered on the Hamilton Fields outside Lowell for a day of friendly tournaments, skill games, and camaraderie.
It is time to get ready to BUMP, SET, and SPIKE for Duneland Boys & Girls Club’s 2018 Volleyball League! League registration begins July 23 and is open to all girls and boys from grades 3rd through 8th. The Club’s Volleyball League season will run from September 18 through November 17. All teams will have one practice during the week and an eight game schedule. All games will be played on Saturday at the Club.
The LaPorte Community Turbos Swim Club is growing and taking things to the next level. We are excited to see where our competitive swim club is headed and we are currently looking to add to our coaching staff. If you want to work with great coaches and have an interest in helping swimmers learn and reach their goals, then we want to hear from you!
The American Legion Junior Baseball Regional will be held Friday through Sunday at Ron Reed Field in Fox Park in La Porte. The four-team double-elimination begins with a doubleheader Friday night. The brackets are attached. Please see the schedule below.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is Offering County-Wide Summer Flag Football - Registration Now Open!
About the League:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Flag Football League is a co-ed league held at our Duneland, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso Clubs. Teams come together on Saturday’s to play other Clubs at Field of Dreams in South Haven. Our leagues focus on developing good sportsmanship and having fun while learning the fundamentals of the game.
Children will practice during the week and play games on Saturdays. Practices will begin around the end of March and 1st game is Saturday April 14th. Participants receive soccer socks, and shirt.
The ice is thick, the air is brisk and the sun is glistening across the blanket of snow on the lake. For some fishing enthusiasts, it’s the perfect day to break out the rod and tackle for some good, old-fashioned ice fishing.