Abington area sports calendar for the week of Jan. 27

January 25th, 2016 12:17 pm

Factoryville Sportsmen’s Club monthly meeting, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 27 at the clubhouse on Lake Winola Road.

Introduction to Ice Fishing, 10 a.m. to noon Jan. 30 at Lackawanna State Park, 1839 N. Abington Road, North Abington Township. The program is free but fishing licenses are required for anyone 16 years of age and older. All equipment and bait will be provided. The program is designed to introduce you to the basics of ice fishing. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Register: www.events.dcnr.pa.gov. Instruction will be provided by Tom Bonacci.

Preseason instructional softball clinic, 1 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at Abington Heights High School. For girls ages 5-12. Current Abington Heights players and coaches will provide instruction in hitting, fielding, throwing, pitching and catching. Girls from any school district are welcome to attend. Register: www.aagsl.org. Info: Karen Kane at abingtonaagsl@gmail.com.

Abington Area Girls Softball League 2016 Registration, open now through March 15, with a $15 discount if registered by Feb. 15. The league is open to all girls ages 5-17 who are interested in playing recreational softball. Register: aagsl.org. Info: abingtonareasoftball@gmail.com.

Abington Little League Registration, open now through April 1. Cost: $85 per player. Register/info: www.abingtonlittleleague.com. The league hosts divisions for all ages. The league will host tryouts on March 5 and 12for the Little League Division, and opening day is tentatively slated for April 9.