Sonora Swim Club begins Thursday; Area events

The Union Democrat Sports Department

The Sonora Swim Club, a program through the Tuolumne County Recreation Department, will begin on Thursday and run Monday through Friday, through Aug. 5.

Children ages 7-10 will swim from 8-9 a.m. while kids ages 11-and-up will swim from from 9-10 a.m.

For more information, call the Tuolumne County Recreation Department at 533-5663.

Sonora High offers athletic physicals

Sonora High School will offer free athletic physicals on July 25 and July 26.

The physicals will take place at Sonora Regional Medical Center (Professional building) at 6 p.m.

On July 25, physicals will be for boys while on July 26 the physicals will be for girls.

This is a one-time event and boys and girls must show up on their scheduled day.

Short and Tall golf event set for July 30

The 2nd annual Short and Tall Golf Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 30, at Phoenix Lake Golf Course. The Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m.

The event benefits the Mentoring Works program and teams are made up of one adult and one child. The tournament will be played with alternate shots over nine holes. At each hole a game or surprise is planned.

"We promise to keep you smiling from beginning to end," said Elena Linehan, coordinator of the Mentoring Works program. "Our committee is coming up with wonderful games, prizes and obstacles for the course. It will be like a miniature golf course, but the challenge and the fun will be full-sized."

Mentoring Works is a program of the Amador Tuolumne Community Action Agency and provides one-on-one matches between caring adults and children needing a friend. Research shows that boys and girls with such role models are more likely to make better choices about drugs and alcohol, and avoid risky and violent behaviors.

The entry fee for the Short and Tall Charity Golf Tournament is $50 per player and includes green fees, a golf cart rental for the team, tee prizes, and lunch.

Hamburgers and hot dogs will be the lunch special with vegetarian meals available on request.

Registration is required and the deadline is July 21.

This is an alcohol free event. Mentoring Works is also accepting donations for raffle prizes and hole sponsorships.

For more information call Elena Linehan at 533-1397 ext. 229.

11843998
The Union Democrat
This image is copyrighted.

Reach all of Sonora, Calaveras County, Tuolumne, Angels Camp, Twain Harte, & Jamestown with your items to sell.

Ads appear Online and in Print

View Classifieds Place an Ad

Connect with The Union Democrat

Union Democrat Newsstand

Sunday August 28, 2016

Read digital interactive editions of our publications

Read Today's Edition Take A Tour

More Publications by The Union Democrat

View All Publications
Calaveras High School moving on without a mascot

08/23/2016

Some of the most iconic figures go by only one name. Prince. ... more

Traditional powerhouse wants to get back MLL title

08/23/2016

The last time Calaveras High School played two consecutive seasons without winning ... more

Sonora dominates Oakdale for 1st time in a decade

08/27/2016

The scene was almost surreal. Sonora celebrating after playing Oakdale. Wildcat players ... more

Bears rally to beat Coyotes in Denair

08/27/2016

DENAIR — The first time the Summerville Bears touched the ball and ... more

Sonora hosts 3-way scrimmage Saturday

08/18/2016

An important evaluation process will take place Saturday morning when the Sonora ... more