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BASEBALL

BASEBALL DIAMONDS


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BASEBALL -

Upper Keys Athletic Association - In Key Largo the Upper Keys Athletic Association offers Little League Baseball and baseball to age groups 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15 . Groups are sponsored by local businesses. Teams play at Harry Harris Park and the Key Largo Community Park

The Upper Keys Little League is also looking for volunteers to officiate at the games and they do provide training for prospective umpires. If you would like to help out, call board member Hermes Garcia at 305-522-1060.

Upper Keys Little League - Also sponsors Girls Fastball Pitch softball for girls 9 to 16. Those interested, can call Marilyn Beyer at 305-451-1444.

 

Marathon

Marathon provides children in T-ball for pre-K through 1st grade. Children learn non-competitive baseball practices through games as well as practices skills and rules of baseball to prepare them for little league.  The season begins in February.

Little League Baseball Inc, 3090807 Marathon Youth

Contact Info:
Wendy Bonilla
8000 Tuna Dr
Marathon, FL 3305

 

 Big Pine Little League - Player of baseball and girls softball - Registration in November, tryouts in January, call Liz Madisetti of Big Pine Athletic Association 305-872-0292

Programs
Little League T-Ball, Baseball and Softball - over 175 players, ages 4 through 18, play at Watson Field from February to June each year

Possibly call
Scott Wade Director Blue Heron Park
Email: bpkpark@aol.com
Lyttons Way
Big Pine Key FL 33043
Office: (305)872 0292

 

Key West

Little Conch Baseball

Northside Dr. and Kennedy Dr.
Key West
Florida
33040

(305) 293-8367

The Key West Little Conch Baseball League has a fall season slated to begining in September. Possible resource contact - League President David Niles. Teams in four age brackets, will not compete against other leagues.

 

Big Pine Athletic Association - BPAA has operated the Blue Heron Park Youth Center on Big Pine Key.

http://newsbarometer.com/2012/05/04/bpaa-youth-club-to-merge/

BPAA in 2012 became a subsidiary of the Boys and Girls Club of the Keys. http://www.bngkeysclub.com/

Key West
(305) 296-2258
(305) 296-4632 fax
Big Pine Key
(305) 872-2400
(305) 872-2401 fax

Boys and Girls Clubs of the Keys Area, Inc.
Board Members
President: Julio Avael javael@bellsouth.net
Vice President: Billy Davis apsmccrp@aol.com
Treasurer: Jon Dick ccaps97@aol.com
Secretary: Loriellen Robertson lori7801@gmail.com
Manny Madruga manny.madruga@gmail.com
Shawn Smith sdsmith@keywestcity.com
Chris Bridger bridger@hotmail.com
Rhonda Flores rhondaflores1@hotmail.com
Kevin Boucher aork@msn.com

To contact the Boys and Girls Club
By Phone:
Key West Club (305) 296-2258
Big Pine Club (305) 872-2400
By Email:
Dan Dombroski, Executive Director, bgckeysdan@bellsouth.net
Sue Kent, Unit Director Key West, bgckeyssue@bellsouth.net
Cece Williamson, Lower Keys Unit Director, cecewilliamson@yahoo.com

Programs
Little League T-Ball, Baseball and Softball - over 175 players, ages 4 through 18, play at Watson Field from February to June each year

 

Marathon Alumni Athletic Association (adult softball league) - call Kevin Woodland- 305- 743-1853

 

 

BASEBALL- DIAMONDS

Harry Harris Park - MM 92.5. oceanside Tavernier - several ball ields, playground, picnic area, skating, swimming beach
and protected tidal pool for small children, boat ramp 852-7161

Friendship Park - MM 101 - Key Largo - ball field, playground, basketball court

Marathon Community Park - ball field, tennis courts, skate rink and basketball courts, restrooms - Marathon

Public Schools throughout the Keys

SCHOOLS - Monroe County Public School (elementary student hours)

Key Largo Elementary - 104801 Overseas Highway, Key Largo - baseball field running track

Plantation Elementary - 100 Lake Road, Tavernier - 305-853-3278
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30

Poinciana Elementary - 1212 14th Street, Key West, 305-293-1630
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30

Stanley Switlik Elementary - MM 48.8 , Marathon 305-289-2490
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:15 preschool through 6th

Big Pine Key Neighborhood School - Palomino Horse Terrace, Big Pine, 305-872-1266
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30 kindergarten through 2 rd grade

Sugarloaf Elementary/Middle School - 255 Crane Road, Sugarloaf Key, 305-745-3282
(Elementary 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM) for Middle School students (8:45 AM - 3:30 PM) 6th through 8th grades, offers after school academic programs and activity choices

Sigsbee Elementary - Sigsbee Naval Base - Key West 305-294-1861, 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM, after school care 'til 5:30 for children of servicemen

Gerald Adams Elementary - 5855 College Road, Key West, 305-294-1861
7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, offers after school care 'til 5:30 for Kindergarten through grade 5.

Glenn Archer/Reynolds Elementary - White Street, Key West, 7:45 AM - 2:15 PM, no program

 

SCHOOLS (Secondary Student Hours)

Coral Shores High School  7:50 AM - 2:30 PM

Key Largo Middle School 8:40 AM - 3:10 PM

Plantation Key Middle School 7:45 AM - 2:15 PM

Sugarloaf Elementary/Middle School - 255 Crane Road, Sugarloaf Key, 305-745-3282
(Elementary 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM) for Middle School students (8:45 AM - 3:30 PM) 6th through 8th grades, offers after school academic programs and activity choices

Horace O'Bryant Middle School 8:40 AM - 3:30 PM

Key West High School   8:50 AM - 3:45 PM

Marathon Middle School 8:35 AM - 2:35 PM

Marathon High School    7:45 AM - 2:35 PM

 


 

A to Z INDEX OF CATEGORIES   

A -

ACCOMMODATIONS - FAMILY ORIENTED RESORTS
ACCOMMODATIONS FAMILY - OTHER

AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS
AIRPLANE RIDES
ANIMALS
ART AND CRAFTS

ACTIVITIES, BOOKS, GAMES, IDEAS FOR TRAVEL

B -

BABY FOOD, ACCESSORIES, BABY SITTING
BASEBALL AND BASEBALL DIAMONDS
BARBERS AND BEAUTY SALONS
BATHROOMS

BEACHES AND BEACH ADVISORIES
BEACH PHOTOGRAPHERS

BICYCLES

BIRDS AND BUTTERFLIES

BIRTHDAY PARTIES - BALLOONS, COSTUMES, ENTERTAINMENT, MAGICIANS
BOATS - CANOES, RENTALS, SAILING, TOURS AND SCENIC RIDES
BOWLING

C -

CAMPING
CAR SEATS
CHILDREN'S CAMPS
CHILD CARE CENTERS
CHILDREN'S SERVICES
CHRISTMAS
COMPUTER GAMES

D -

DANCE LESSONS
DENTISTS
DEPARTMENT STORES
DOCTORS - FOR CHILDREN
DOLPHINS PROGRAMS AND ENCOUNTERS

E -

ENVIRONMENT

F -

FISH FEEDING, FISHING - DOCKS - MARINAS - PARTY BOATS

FOOD - CHILD FRIENDLY RESTAURANTS , BURGERS , PIZZA

FESTIVALS

G -

GAMES - COMPACT FOR TRAVEL

GOLF
GYMNASTICS

H -

HOCKEY
HOSPITALS

I -

ICE CREAM

J -

JOURNALS, TRAVEL DIARIES AND SCRAPBOOKS FOR KIDS

K -

KARATE
KAYAKING

L -

LACROSSE
LESSONS (See
tennis, wind surfing, wakeboarding, piano,sailing, swimming, recreation programs, arts and crafts )
LIBRARIES

M -

MAGICIANS
MOVIES
MUSEUMS

N -

NATURE WALKS
NURSERY SCHOOLS (See CHILD CARE CENTERS )

P -

PARASAILING
PHOTOGRAPHY FOR CHILDREN / FAMILIES
PIANOS LESSONS
PLAYGROUNDS AND PARKS (see also SCHOOLS)

 

Q -

QUARRY

R -

RAILROADS
RECREATION
READING
RESCUE SQUADS

 S -  

SAILING - LESSONS, SAILBOAT RENTALS, SUPPLIES, EQUIPMENT
SANDALS AND SHOES
SCHOOLS - REGISTRATION, IMMUNIZATION (public),
SCHOOLS (private),
SKATING
SNORKELING AND SNUBA,
SOCCER
SPAS
SUMMER RECREATION
SUNSET CELEBRATIONS AND CRUISES
SWIMMING

T -

TACOS
TENNIS COURTS AND LESSONS,
TOURS
TOYS
TRANSPORTATION
TUTORING

V -

VIDEO MOVIE AND GAME RENTALS,

W -

WAKEBOARDING,
WALKING,
WINDSURFING SUPPLIES AND LESSONS,
WEDDINGS

Y-

YOUTH GROUPS, ORGANIZATIONS, AND CENTERS (see also CAMPS),

Z -

ZOOS (see ANIMALS )

 


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