Sport Shorts

The Ocean County Parks and Recreation Department will be conducting golf lessons for children at Ocean County Park, Route 88, Lakewood. The lessons are for children ages 10-15. The fee is $20 for four lessons. All small children must have junior clubs; the park will not provide them. The first session will be on Fridays, July 6 through 27 from 9-10:30 a.m., program No. 213192-1A; or 10:30-11:30 a.m., program No. 21392. The second session will be Fridays, Aug. 3 through 24 from 9:30-10:30 a.m., program No. 213192-2A; or 10:30-11:30 a.m., program No. 21392-2B. Advanced paid registration is required. For application and registration information call 1-877-OC-PARKS (1-877-627-2757).

The Ocean County Parks and Recreation Department is conducting a tennis clinic for adults at the Ocean County Park, Route 88, Lakewood. The clinic will be held July 9, 10, and 11 (rain date July 12) from 6-8 p.m. The course will serve as an introduction to the sport, teaching fundamentals. The fee is $20 per person. Advanced paid registration is required for this program. The program is No. 213494-1A. For application and registration information call 1-877-OC-PARKS (1-877-627-2757).

The Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation will be conducting a future track Olympians program for children ages 5 through 9. The program will be held on Wednesdays, July 11-Aug. 1. The class will be held at the Ocean County Park Tennis Complex, Lakewood, and will run from 9:30-10:30 a.m. This program is designed to teach children various track and field events, including sprints, hurdles, dashes, a softball throw and a standing long jump. The fee is $12 per child. Advanced paid registration is required for this program. For application and registration information call 1-877-OC-PARKS (1-877-627-2757).

The Ocean County Department of Parks and Recreation is conducting an advanced hoops clinic for children ages 8-12. Supervised play will allow children to enjoy basketball while learning the proper techniques and strategies. Children will be divided into age groups and are required to bring their own basketball. This program will be held at Patriots County Park, Jackson, on Mondays, July 23-Aug. 13, the program is No. 213032-3C. The clinic will be 2:30-3:30 p.m. The fee is $12 per child. Advanced paid registration is required for this program. For application and registration information call 1-877-OC-PARKS (1-877-627-2757).

Georgian Court College, Lakewood, will be conducting two weeks of girls basketball camp this summer. July 16-20 will be for girls entering grades 4-8 and July 23-27 will be for girls entering grades 8-11. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and costs $175 per camper. Contact Georgian Court College athletic department for a camp brochure at (732) 364-2200, ext. 683.