Three-on-three tourney dates set
The deadline to register for an upcoming three-on-three basketball tournament for Wake County middle school and high school students is April 12.
The tournament will be held in the Zebulon Middle School gymnasium beginning Friday, April 19 (4-9 p.m.) and ending Saturday, April 20 (11 a.m. until done).
To enter, athletes must be able to present a current Wake County school ID card, and the cost is $5 per athlete per event.
There are four divisions for the tournament, including high school boys, high school girls, middle school boys and middle school girls. Aside from the three-on-three tournament, there will also be slam dunk, 3-point and free throw contests.
The winners from the middle school divisions will play the winners from the high school divisions to determine the overall winner for each gender. Middle school teams, however, will get a fourth player on the floor in those games.
For more information on the event, or to register, contact Zebulon Middle School at 919-404-3630, or email firstname.lastname@example.org@wcpss.net or email@example.com@wcpss.net.
Date set for golf tournament
The Zebulon Boys & Girls Club Board of Directors is slated to host the club’s 13th annual charity golf tournament on Friday, April 12, at Zebulon Country Club.
Levels of support for the Kitahata Cup Tournament include platinum, gold and individual entries. Individuals will be placed on a team the day of the tournament. Tee box sponsorships are also available. Proceeds will benefit the operational costs of the Zebulon Boys & Girls Club.
For registration information, call Tom Schmidt at 919-880-0043 or Rob Landrum at 919-404-3851.
Knightdale opens summer sign-ups
Registration for Knightdale Parks and Recreation’s youth basketball summer leagues for boys ages 9-17 will run through April 15.
All ages are determined as of May 1, 2012. The cost to join one of the four age divisions is $35 for Knightdale residents and $50 for non-residents. Practices should begin in the middle of May.
Registration forms can be mailed to Knightdale Parks and Recreation, 950 Steeple Square Court in Knightdale, 27545, or completed in person at that location.
Coed softball registration will also run through April 15, with a fee of $35 per player. Team or free agent registration will be accepted.
For more information, call Jay Chalk at 919-217-2231 or 919-217-2232.
Warriors to hold fundraiser
The East Wake wrestling team and Omega Championship Wrestling plan to host a fundraising wrestling show at East Wake High School on May 25 to help the Warriors purchase a new wrestling mat.
Tickets are now on sale for the event. For more information, call Brian Staples at 919-291-1871.
Yoga meets in Knightdale
Knightdale Parks and Recreation is now offering Wednesday night yoga classes at the Knightdale Clubhouse.
The classes will run from 5:45-7 p.m. at a cost of $7 per class. Participants are asked to bring their own mat and bottled water.
For more information, call 919-217-2236.
Aerobics classes ongoing
Mandy’s Aerobics is an ongoing class held at the Knightdale Recreation Center.
Class are held Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30-9 a.m. (abs) and 9-10 (step/sculpt).
Classes also meet Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30 p.m., and Sundays beginning at 6 p.m.
The cost is $5 per class, and all equipment is provided except for a mat or towel and water bottle.
For more information, call 217-2236.
Zebulon holds fitness classes
The Zebulon Community Center has several offerings for those interested in exercising.
• Boot Camp PM meets on Tuesdays through Nov. 13 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Zebulon Community Center.
The six-week program is taught by Andrea Gravenhorst and is designed to benefit both athletes and fitness beginners.
The cost is $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents. For more information, call the center at 919-823-0432.
• Beginners trekking will meet on Wednesdays from Nov. 7-28.
Those interested in some outdoor walking can meet at the Zebulon Community Center for the 10-11 a.m. sessions with Amy Skaggs. In the event of inclement weather, the program will meet inside the community center.
The cost of the six-session program is $18 per resident and $24 for non-residents. For more information, call the center at 919-823-0432.
• Yoga classes are held Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. at the Zebulon Community Center under the instruction of Ganel Johnson.
The cost is $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents for seven sessions. For more information, call the community center at 823-0432.
• Zumba classes are held on Mondays from 6-7 p.m. under the instruction of Jennifer Underwood.
The cost for seven sessions is $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents, or $5 for one class.
• The Get Fit Pass is good for seven sessions of four different classes held at the Zebulon Community Center.
Zumba meets Mondays and Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m., Trekking meets Tuesdays from 9-9:50 a.m., Pilates meets Wednesdays from 9-9:50 a.m., and Strength Training meets Thursdays from 9-9:50 a.m.
The cost for seven sessions is $25 for residents and $30 for non-residents.
Workouts in Wendell
The Wendell Community Center has several offerings for those interested in exercising.
• Total Body Fitness with Beth Narron is held Tuesdays at 8 a.m. and Zumba is held Tuesdays at 6 p.m.
• Bootcamp Fitness Class with Beth Narron meets Wednesdays at 7 p.m. and another round of Total Body Fitness is held Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8 a.m.
• The community center weight room is open Monday-Thursday from 6 a.m.-9 p.m. and Friday from 6 a.m.-4 p.m. The cost is $10 per month for residents and $20 per month for non-residents.