5th Grade Tiger Football
Orientation Clinic will be
held on Tuesday, August 21 and Thursday, August 23 from 5:30pm-7:00pm at the
Marshall Middle School. Incoming 5th
grade football players will solidify their football equipment and be introduced
to football positions and practice routines leading up to the first official
practice – must be registered for the MCS 5th-6th grade
Tackle Football program. Fee: $10 per
Clicking with K9’s Dog Obedience will be held on Tuesday evenings August 21 through September 25. Class is 6 sessions: 1 orientation session at the Adult Community Center without dogs (8/21) at 7:00pm and 5 training sessions with dogs at the Lyon County Fairgrounds (8/28-9/25) at 7:30pm. Focus is on basic obedience and manners. Dogs will learn sit, stay, come when called, settle on mat, targeting, polite leash walking and more. Needed for class: 6 ft leash, flat buckle collar or harness, towel or mat for dog, clean-up bags, treat bag and clicker. There is a $2 fee for clickers, due orientation night. Dogs must be licensed and vaccinated for distemper/parvo and rabies. Fee: $45 per person.
Tackle Football (7th-8th grade girls and boys) will be held Monday, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 3:30pm-5:30pm and on Wednesdays from 2:30pm-4:30pm beginning August 27th at the Marshall Middle School football complex. Up-to-date physicals are required and must be on record. Equipment handout is scheduled for Monday, August 20th from 10:00am-11:00am at the Marshall Middle School. Fee: $90 per person.
Cross Country Camp for boys and girls in grades 2-6 will be held at the Marshall Middle School track from 5:00pm-5:45pm on August 27, September 4, 17, 24 and October 1. Meets will be held in Marshall on Monday, September 10 (for all participants) and in Alexandria on Saturday, October 6 (for grades 5-6). Fee: $30 per person.
Tackle Football (5th-6th grade girls and boys) will begin on Tuesday, August 28th. Practices are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30pm-7:00pm at the Marshall Middle School football complex. Games are played on Saturday mornings. Up-to-date physicals are required and must be on record. Equipment handout is scheduled for Monday, August 20th at the Marshall Middle School from 1:00pm-2:30pm for 6th graders and from 2:30pm-4:00pm for 5th graders. Fee: $80 per person.
Back to School Event at the Red Baron Arena & Expo will be held on Thursday, August 30 with a free showing of the movie Ferdinand. Doors will open at 5:30pm with the movie beginning at 6:00pm. Seating will be available in the bleachers, or you can bring your own chairs/blankets. Popcorn will be available courtesy of Vast Broadband.