Sports and recreation events on and off base
Mullins Field will close Monday and remain closed through June 11 to resurface the track.
Armed Forces Kids Run
America's Armed Forces Kids Run will be held June 9 at 9 a.m. in the parking lot behind 2234 Huber Road.
The run, billed as the "world's largest children's running event," is open to ages 5 to 13.
Cost is free; each youth participant will receive a T-shirt.
Register online at americaskidsrun.org.
For more information, call 301-677-1179.
First Responders Golf Classic
The Directorate of Emergency Services will sponsor the First Responder Golf Classic on Sept. 7 at Compass Pointe Golf Course in Pasadena.
Registration begins at 7 a.m. Cost is $100 per player.
The field is limited to 36 teams, so register early. Breakfast is provided.
The shotgun start is at 9 a.m. An awards dinner banquet follows the tournament.
The event features a Captain's Choice Best Ball four-player team. (Those who cannot fill all four are paired with other singles.)
Prizes will be awarded for long drive, straightest drive, closest to the pin (male/female) and top-placed teams. Door prizes also will be presented.
For more information, call Keith Willard at 301-677-7681.
Cost is $55 for ages 5 to 8 and $65 for ages 9 and older.
For more information, call 301-677-1149.
Summer sports camps
Registration for SKIES summer sports camps for ages 6 to 17 are underway.
Soccer camp will run June 18 to 25, football camp will be June 25 to 28 and basketball camp will run June 25 to 28.
Cost is $85 a camp.
For more information, call 301-677-1196
Summer Sizzler 5K Run and One-Mile Walk
The installation's annual Run Series continues with the Summer Sizzler 5K and One-Mile Walk on June 16 at 8 a.m. at the Rock Avenue Pool.
The pre-registration cost for individuals is $15. Cost on the day of the run is $25.
The pre-registration cost for groups of seven to 10 is $85.
The pre-registration cost is $40 for a family of three to six people. On the day of the event, cost is $60 per family.
All pre-registered runners will receive a T-shirt.
The next run will be the Football FanFare 5K Run and One Mile Walk on Sept. 22 at Constitution Park.
For more information, call 301-677-7916.
Fall sports registration is under way at Parent Central Services, 1900 Reece Road.
Youth sports are available for ages 3 to 18 years old. Fall sports include cheerleading, football and soccer.
Participants ages 9 and older are encouraged to register as early as possible, especially those interested in tackle football.
For more information or to coach, call 301-677-1156 or 301-677-1149.
For more Fort Meade sports, visit www.quickscores.com/ftmeadesports.
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