Abington Journal

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

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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