Umpire clinic: If you have the desire to umpire adult softball, an umpire clinic is being offered in late January. After just three weeknights, you will be a certified Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation (SCMAF) official and be eligible to work for Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District. Cost for the clinic is $8.
Clinic will be held on the following Wednesdays: Today, Jan. 22, 29 and Feb. 5 from 7 to 9 p.m. And there will be a field clinic the week of Feb. 17-21. If you have the desire and time, umpiring can be a fun, lucrative part-time job. Please contact Dale Long at (805) 584-4400 if you need further information.
Softball: The Rancho Simi Recreation and Park District will conduct adult team softball registration for its spring season. The Church League, which is specially for church member teams, plays Monday nights while the Coed League plays Sunday afternoon/evening. The cost for Church and Coed League is $460 per team plus a $25 refundable forfeit fee. League fees cover all costs.
The district offers Women's Slow Pitch Leagues which play Thursday evenings. The cost is $460 per team plus a $25 refundable forfeit fee.
Registration forms are now available at the district office and will be accepted beginning Jan. 27 through Feb. 7 (sooner if leagues fill) for Coed, Church and Women's Slow Pitch. Teams can register at the Sycamore Drive Community Center, 1692 Sycamore Drive, Simi Valley.
Men's registration is Tuesday, Feb. 4, at the district office: First Priority Teams (Fall Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday Teams) will register from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Second Priority Teams (Fall Monday/Thursday Teams) will register from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
New teams are required to pay a $100 deposit to enter the league lottery Tuesday between 1 to 4:30 p.m. The lottery is held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 4. The league fee is $460 plus a $25 refundable forfeit fee. If you have any questions or need a registration form, please call (805) 584-4400.
More sign-ups: The Conejo Recreation and Park District Office invites you to register for winter recreation activities. The following programs are included: Beginning golf will be held Jan. 30 through March 6 from noon to 1 p.m. at the Los Robles Golf Course driving range. This program will help introduce the game of golf to individuals age 16 and up. Gymnastics will be held Monday through Wednesday evenings and Saturday morning at Thousand Oaks High School. This class is for tots through advanced levels and also includes apparatus. Group tennis classes for children, teens and adults will be held Monday through Thursday evenings and Saturday morning at Triunfo Park, Borchard and Thousand Oaks community parks, North Ranch and Wildflower Playfield. This class is for beginners through intermediate.