Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of February 14, 2018

February 12th, 2018 3:52 pm

Free Teens Fly Fishing School, every Saturday, for four weeks, starting Feb. 17, at the Scott Township Municipal Building. Classes: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For ages 14-18, no experience or equipment needed. The class qualifies for the Boy Scout Merit Badge and Girl Scout Stream Girl patch. Info: Charlie Charlesworth at 570-954-5042 or ffnepa@epix.net.

Fly Fishing and Wing Shooting Expo, Feb. 24-25 at Split Rock Resort, Lake Harmony. Fly fishing and sporting dog training demonstrations along with vendors and the new Youth Discovery Zone. Cost: $15 — discounts for veterans. No admission cost for children 12-years-old and younger. Info: 215-317-0259.

Abington Heights Girls Lacrosse Booster Club Designer Purse Bingo, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at The Marketplace at Steamtown. $25 for entry and 48 chances to win, four special purse tickets will be on sale for $5 and tickets for a 50/50 game for a special purse will be on sale for $5. There will be a basket raffle, and pizza, pretzels and baked goods will be available for purchase. Info: girlslaxabington@gmail.com. Tickets: http://bit.ly/2mp1Hci.

8th annual Softball Spring Training, six weeks on Sundays, for players age 6-14, March 11, 18, 25 and April 8, 15, 22 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Sandlot Baseball Academy, 337 E. Gibson St., Scranton. Cost: $150 per player. Info/register: cdd027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

8th annual Sandlot Spring Training, six weeks on Saturdays or Sundays, March 17, 24, 31 and April 7, 14, 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or March 11, 18, 25 and April 8, 15, 22 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Sandlot Baseball Academy, 337 E. Gibson St., Scranton. For players age 6-14. Info/register: cdd027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

Sandlot Rookie Camp, four weeks, starting March 17 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at the Sandlot Baseball Academy, 337 E. Gibson St., Scranton. Instruction will include the basics of the game. For boys and girls age 4-6. Cost: $75. Info/register: cdd027@aol.com or 570-445-1155.

17th annual J&B Sportsmen’s Hunting & Fishing Show & Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 24 at Clarks Summit United Methodist Church, 1310 Morgan Hwy. Cost: $10 (early bird 9-10 a.m.), $5 (general admission 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.). Free parking. Kitchen will be open for breakfast and lunch. Items for sale will include fishing and hunting licenses, shell boxes, plugs, reels, fishing rods, and more. Info/register a table: 570-587-4427, 570-587-1302, bobkester57@gmail.com or jack.kester@odfl.com.

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