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June 26, 2013

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The speed and agility camp will be held in two sessions for children age 7 to 17. Session I will be July 15 to 17 and Session II will be Aug. 5 to 7. Both sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $75 per participant per session or $100 per family per session. For more information or to register, contact Kyle Roepnack at 534-3472 or

The boys and girls basketball camp will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m July 22 to 25. The camp is for kids age 7 to 16 and costs $110 per camper. For more information or to register, contact Matt Lee at 866-0300, ext. 8344 or

For more detailed information or a registration form, go to

Shoot for a Cure planned

The Cooperstown Sportsmen’s Association will sponsor a weekend of clay target shooting at its club facility. This event will he a fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society. All proceeds generated from the Shoot for a Cure, after expenses, will be donated to the fight against cancer. 

The event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, July 13 and 14.

For those skeet shooters who are current members of the National Skeet Shooter Association and the New York Skeet Shooters Association, there will be the opportunity to shoot for registered targets on Saturday, July 13. Registered shooter registration will start at 1 a.m. for this two gun event; 20 gauge in the morning and 28 gauge in the afternoon. Entry fee of $30 per gun will be charged and all targets will be registered with the NSSA. No prize money will be awarded.

The open Skeet and trap segment will be held on Sunday, July 14, for those sportsmen who are not registered shooters. Skeet will be shot in the morning starting at 9 a.m. and trap will be shot in the afternoon starting at 1 p.m. A fee of $7.50 will be charged for each round of skeet and trap. As in the Saturday shoot, the proceeds, after expenses, will be donated to the American Cancer Society. 

The Cooperstown Sportsmen’s Association is on state Highway 28, two miles west of Cooperstown. The clubhouse will be open at 7:30 a.m. and coffee will be available for both mornings. For more information, contact Ted Kantorowski at 547-5528 of Spike Boyd at 547-8141.

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