(NOTE: Some weekly events change for the holiday schedule)


BREC UPPER DECK BATTING CAGES: Open daily, BREC Milton Womack Park, 6201 Florida Boulevard, Baton Rouge. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403. Email: rsmith@brec.org.

TRYOUTS/REGISTRATION: Through December. Christian Home Educators Fellowship of Baton Rouge Patriots. Home-schooled students. 3 teams, 14-under, junior varsity & varsity (ages 13-19). Call Gary Smith (225) 603-2026. Email: athletics@chefbr.org. Website: www.chefbrathletics.org.

TRYOUTS: Through December, Redsticks 14 AAA/Major 2016 team. Call Robert Samson (225) 776-1570 or Randy Hamilton (225) 938-1660. Email: rsamson3@cox.net.

YMCA AMERICAN LEGION REGISTRATION: Through January, Cedar Ridge Park, Baton Rouge. Ages 9-10, 11-12, 13-14. Fees $1,400, $1,500 after Dec. 31. Call Kerry Wilkerson (225) 767-9622. Email: kwilkerson@ymcabr.org.

MIDDLE & JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUES: Jan. 15 registration deadline. Teams in 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th grades, Belleview District Park, Plaquemine. Fee $150/team. League begins in February. Call Dwayne Lambert (225) 279-6362.

TRYOUTS: Through Jan. 23, Saints 12-under spring/summer tournament team needs 1-2. Call David Kibbe (225) 963-0330.


LUNCH BUNCH: Noon, Tuesdays/Thursdays, Istrouma Baptist Church gym, Baton Rouge. No fee. Call ML Woodruff (225) 295-0775, Ext 118.

BREC YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 4, Co-ed, boys & girls in 6-under through 14-under & 15-and-older age groups. LHSAA/AAU rules. Fee $200/team. Call Ashton Hawkins (225) 273-6402. Email: ahawkins@brec.org.

KINGDOM ADVANCEMENT YOUTH LEAGUE REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Jan. 7. Fee $200/team. Preseason (no fee) jamboree Jan. 9, Friendship Capitol High School, Baton Rouge. Call Joseph London (225) 505-6758 or Hollis Elzy (225) 317-0088. Email: kingdomac29@gmail.com.

LADY PANTHER MIDDLE SCHOOL TOURNAMENT: Jan. 8-9, McKinley High School, Baton Rouge. Boys & girls teams. Fee $65/team or $100/both teams. Call Krystal Huggins (225) 301-3650. Email: khuggins1@ebrschools.org.


BREC GYM: Open daily, BREC North 14th Street Boxing Gym, 100 North 14th St, Baton Rouge. For more information call (225) 343-0228 or ahawkins@brec.org


CPR/FIRST AID COURSE: 5-8 p.m., Jan. 20, Paula Manship YMCA, Baton Rouge. For professional rescuer. Ages 16-older. Preregistration required. Fee $60 members, $90 nonmembers. Call Billie Babin (225) 767-9622. Email: bbabin@ymcabr.org. Website registration: www.ymcabatonrouge.org.


HOWELL PARK WEEKLY TUESDAY TOURNAMENT: 9 a.m., Tuesdays, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Men & women flights with individual play with net winners. Fee $20. Call Howell Pro Shop (225) 357-9292. Email: jmiller@brec.org.

HOWELL PARK SUNDAY TOURNAMENT: 8:30 a.m., Sunday’s, Howell Park, Baton Rouge. Stroke play. Fee $45. Call Pro Shop (225) 357-9292.

U.S. KIDS TOUR: Jan. 10, Copper Mill GC, Zachary. Ages 5-1414. Fees $37/9 holes, $47/18 holes. Website: uskidsgolf.com. Email: pga1916@aol.com.


BREC CEDAR RIDGE LEAGUES: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays; 5-9 p.m. Sundays. Call Tom Burkhart (225) 752-5905/(225) 751-2563.

BREC PLANK ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays & Thursdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC HIGHLAND ROAD PARK: 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesdays; 8 a.m. – noon Fridays; 8 a.m. – noon Saturdays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225)273-6403.

BREC FORREST PARK: 6-9 p.m., Thursdays & Fridays. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

BREC LOVETT ROAD PARK: 6-9 p.m. Mondays, Central. Call Richard Bentley-Smith (225) 273-6403.

JOHN SLIDELL PARK GYM: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. Open to public. Call Johnny Venezia (985) 707-4656.


HAPPY’S RUNNING CLUB: 6:15 p.m., Dec. 22, Happy’s Irish Pub, Third Street. Fee $35 annual membership. Call Scott Higgins (225) 810-5124 or Michael Lang (225) 252-9621.

RESOLUTION RUN: 8 a.m., Jan. 1, Tennis Court parking lot, City Park, Baton Rouge. No fee, no clocks, no set distances. Social run to kick off the new year.


FUN & FROLIC CLUB: 9 a.m.-noon, Sundays, Roosevelt Mall, City Park, New Orleans. Weekly pick-up softball games. Club founded in 1922. Fee $15/month. Men 18-older. No registration required. Call Jay Royal (504) 858-8547.


CRAWFISH AQUAFIT + WELLNESS: Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:15-7:15 a.m. & 9:30-10:15 a.m. and Mondays/Wednesdays 10:30-11:15 a.m. 8 classes. Fee $80. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Ashley Stevenson (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishwellness.com.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS SPRING TEAM, NOVICES & HOMESCHOOL: Jan. 12, new members evaluations week. Ages 4-8, 4:30-5 p.m.; ages 9-14, 5:15-5:45 p.m. Call Kayla Dicharry (225) 769-4323.

CRAWFISH AQUATICS SPRING TEAM: Begins Jan. 18, developmental competitive team groups. 4:30 p.m./age 5-8, 5:30 p.m./9 & older. Fee vary. Anselmo Lane, Baton Rouge. Call Kayla Dicharry (225) 769-4323. Website registration: www.crawfishaquatics.com.


The deadline for Fun & Fitness Calendar notices is 5 p.m. Friday. Notices will be accepted four weeks in advance of the event. Submissions must include activity/sport, date, time, site, entry fees, entry deadlines, the full name of contact person(s) and telephone numbers with area code. Only two contacts with telephone numbers/Email addresses will be published. Submit notices to: Fun & Fitness Calendar, Advocate Sports, P.O. Box 588, Baton Rouge LA 70821. FAX (225) 388-0318. Email: sports@theadvocate.com.