Bend Parks and Rec offering program
Registration for the 2013 Bend Metro Park and Recreation District youth tackle football program is underway.
The league is for Central Oregon fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders, and Jefferson County will form a team with kids that reside inside 509-J boundaries.
The registration fee is $110 per player, and sign-ups can be done online at www.bendparksandrec.org, or hard copies of the sign-up documents are at the Madras Pioneer office, 345 S.E. Fifth St.
Games will be on Sunday afternoons, beginning Sept. 8. Practice will begin the week of Aug. 19.
All equipment is provided, and the players will get to keep their game uniform.
For questions about the program, contact Bend Metro Park and Recreation District at 541-389-7275.