Note: Activities may be canceled due to coronavirus outbreak. Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events must be presented by noon Monday of each week in The Lima News.


Allen County: Allen County Archers conduct 3-D shootings on the first Saturday and Sunday of each month through September. It is open to all equipment. They also conduct traditional 3-D shootings on the third Saturday of the month throughout the year, weather permitting. They are open to all equipment for archery. Archers will conduct “stump shooting” for traditional bows only on the fourth Saturday of each month, weather permitting. Go to or call Neil Wallace at 567-825-7109 for more information.


Delphos: The 12th annual Nathan Miller Memorial Tournament will be held June 3, 4 and 5 at Park Stadium. The tournament is held in a team format of 16-20 among young men aged 11-12 (age limit – March 1). The tournament will be a billiards game with a three-game guarantee. Players must be from the same school district. Awards will be presented. The cost is $ 200 with a non-refundable fee of $ 50. The deadline for applications is May 13. Contact Sam Miller 567-825-8631 for more information.


Elis: Dakota Mathias basketball camp is scheduled for June 20-21 at Elida Fieldhouse. The camp is designed for boys and girls from kindergarten through eighth grade. All skill levels are welcome. Cost $ 99. Registration is available at

Sydney: The camp for boys will take place from 13:00 to 15:30 on June 13-16 at Lehman Catholic High School. For more information or to register, contact Coach Pat Carlisle at [email protected] or 937-369-4458.


Lima: Children will be held through the summer openings from June 6 to August 19 at the Family YMCA Lima at 345 S. Elizabeth St. Space is limited, so parents are encouraged to sign up earlier by having camp packages available at the YMCA counter. The cost is $ 85 per week for members and $ 110 for non-members. For more information contact the Lima YMCA at 419-223-6045 or email [email protected]


Delphos: On Saturday, June 18, the Delphos Country Club will accept a Tom Sakemiler Scholarship. The sake of “Sake” will take place at 13:30, followed by lunch. The format will be as a four-person Powerball Scramble, where three team members will play scrambler on each hole, and a fourth team member will play Orange Powerball for a separate account. The team will take turns playing Powerball on each hole. The field will be divided into three equal flights depending on the number of entries, and equal prizes will be awarded to the winner of each flight and the Powerball winner. Entrance fees will also include a game of skins and eight competitions on the course. Upon completion of the game, all Orange Powerballs will be put up for a $ 400 cash prize. Cost $ 75 per golfer. All proceeds will go to the Tom Sackemiller Scholarship Fund at Fort Jennings High School. To register a team or get more information, email Mike Allen at [email protected] or by phone 419-230-1628.

Lima: On Saturday, June 25, at the Tamarac Golf Course, on Saturday, June 25, the high school sports department of Lima High School will hold the first fight of four players with a gun at 9 p.m. The trip will be useful for sports programs and student-athletes. The cost is $ 60 per person or $ 240 per team, which includes lunch, a cart and a green. The deadline for registration is June 20. There will also be prizes from the door, a 50/50 raffle, a $ 20 skinny game per team and $ 5 each for the mobsters (maximum four per team). The teams that took the first, second and third places will receive cups. Send records (including the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of each player on the team) to the Lima Senior Athletic Department, c / o John Zell, 1 Spartan Way, Lima, OH 45801. Checks or money orders must be issued to Lima Senior Athletics. The sports department also accepts donations and prizes for door prizes and $ 100 sponsorships. Any donations or prizes worth more than $ 100 will also receive sponsorship. For more information, contact the Athletic Office at 419-996-3050.

Harrod: The John Shivley Memorial fight will take place on Saturday, July 16, at 1pm at the Colonial Golfers Club. The cost is $ 60 per person or $ 240 per team. The fee includes 18 holes, a cart, a ticket for food and tickets for drinks. There will also be a 50/50 draw, proximity to selected holes and a game of skins. Sponsorship funds are also available. The Shively Memorial Scholarship Fund will receive $ 500, and the rest of the proceeds will be split between Perry’s football and baseball programs. Contact Seth Evans at 937-441-6715 or [email protected] to get questionnaires and get more information.


Lima: The pitchers of “Harshu” Allen County, located at 1815 C St., have discoveries in leagues and doubles. The open doubles starts Saturday at 8:30 p.m. Corn pits are formed. Horseshoe jugs are needed for new leagues. Contact Dwayne Blade for information at 419-235-3677 or Roy Moore at 419-231-3720.


Lima: Band Of Mudders is a brand new racing event that will take place on Saturday, May 7, at 10 a.m. at Allen County Fairgrounds, 2119 Elida Road. The 2-mile race will consist of 12 different obstacles that participants must pass. Registration on the day of the race will not be allowed. Go to for more information.


Lima: Pickball is played at the Bradfield Center from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. All skill levels are welcome.

Lima: Lima YMCA holds open pickball from 10 a.m. to noon on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays (by appointment only). Free for YMCA members and $ 3 per visit for non-members or $ 20 per month for non-members (unlimited games). Individuals can register on the website. Call 419-223-6045 for more information.


Spenceville: The Summerfest 5K Run will take place on Saturday, June 25, at 9 p.m. Register at by June 18 for $ 15, shirts are available for $ 10. There is an online entrance fee. Go to,, or to download the application form. Race contact director Brian McMichael at [email protected] or by calling 419-647-6433 for more information. 5K is the third race in the Superior Running Series.


Lima: OHENEBA Soccer Academy will hold its fourth summer football camp from Tuesday, July 12, to Saturday, July 23.

To sponsor a child from a low-income family, visit

Write to coach Edward Egan at [email protected] or by phone 419-905-4708 with questions about enrollment in this year’s camp.


Lima: The LATA summer camp will take place Monday through Thursday, June 6-16, at Collett Street Courts. Pee Wee sessions for those ages 5 to 8 will run from 8:30 a.m. to 9:15 p.m., and a junior program for those ages 9 to 17 will run from 9:15 a.m. to 11:15 p.m. The tournament will be played with the juniors on June 16. Fridays will be days of rain makeup. Pre-check-in is from 10 a.m. to noon on Friday, June 3, and noon until 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 4, at Collett Street Courts. Pre-registration is only accepted with donations. The number of classes will be limited. Those on the waiting list will replace the indications. Participants must wear appropriate tennis shoes, shorts and shirts and carry water with them. Rackets will be provided if required. Email [email protected] for more information.


Lima: Lima Sabers conducts various shooting events. Thursday practice traps for adults / juniors / beginners – 4pm weekly. Fishing practice for adults takes place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays, weather permitting. All traps are open to the public. For more information, go to or visit Facebook.

YMCA classes

Lima: The Lima Family YMCA offers classes for adults including karate, swimming, water aerobics, water arthritis, chair classes, yoga (chair and regular), HIIT, BodyPump, Yoga Pilates Flow, CX core workouts, fighting, zumba , cardio and tone and cycling. Participants receive free ground fitness classes and a discount on other classes. Non-members may join classes for payment per class or per session. To register and get more information, go to Lima Y at 345 S Elizabeth St., call 419-223-6045 or go to

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