EASTON, Conn. With spring training right around the corner, the Easton Community Center is offering introductory programs for young children looking to become involved in baseball or t-ball.
The first program, Introductory to Baseball is open to boys and girls who are between ages 5-8. The classes, which will be indoors at the center, will get kids ready to hit pitched balls and learn the fundamentals of the game. Players will lean forced outs, tagging runners, batting, catching and throwing skills. There also will be mini games played as the sessions progress. There will be five sessions, from March 8 to April 5, and the cost is $70 for members of the center or $90 for nonmembers.
The second program, Indoor T-Ball also is co-ed instruction and for children ages 4-6. Children will learn the basics of the game, base running, hitting and fielding. There also will be a main focus on teamwork and sportsmanship. This also will be for five sessions from March 8 to April 5. The cost for this program is $70 for members and $90 for nonmembers.
For more information on either of these programs or to sign up, please contact the Easton Community Center at 203-459-9700.
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