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Hokendauqua: HPPA registration to start

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Hokendauqua Park & Playground Association (HPPA) will be holding boys and girls registration for the upcoming baseball and softball season at Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St., on the following days: 6-8 p.m. Feb. 2 and 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10.

Online registration starts Jan. 15 at hokeypark.org and will close Feb. 10. Registration forms may be downloaded from the website.

When registering in person, bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate (for first-time players), proof of health insurance and contact information (including phone numbers and an email address).

For questions regarding baseball or softball registration, contact the group’s commissioner, Chris Hudak, at hudakchris7@gmail.com; for questions regarding Girls Lehigh Valley League 10U through 18U, contact Harvie Oliver at harvieoliver@gmail.com.


In continuation of HPPA’s Bob Warke-Dale Horn Scholarship program, the association will again be awarding two $1,000 scholarships.

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be a Class of 2018 high school eligible graduate, be continuing your education in the fall of 2018, have participated in the HPPA’s baseball, softball or basketball youth programs and complete the scholarship application form and return it to the HPPA by Feb. 28.

Additional requirements are listed on the application and the association’s website, hokeypark.org.

The organization will review all of the applications and select one girl and one boy to receive the scholarships at its March/April meeting.

To download the application, visit the website; for more information, email Bill Sabol at wsabol@rcn.com.


Camp Rhythmo’s spring production of “Peter Pan Jr.” will be held 7 p.m. March 9 and 2 p.m. March 10 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road.

Open to second- through ninth-graders, all students will be cast.

Auditions are Jan. 23, and rehearsals begin Jan. 25.

For cost and other information or to register, visit camprhythmo.org or call 866-430-0810.


Does your church, club or organization have news for the Hokendauqua column? Send me an email at skoch@tnonline.com by Jan. 19 to meet the next column deadline.