Lima area sports calendar

Each week, The Lima News publishes a calendar of events of local interest. Events should be submitted by noon Wednesday of each week to The Lima News.


Allen County: The Allen County Archers are holding traditional 3-D shoots on the third Saturday of the month all year long. They are open to all archery equipment.

Columbus Grove: Columbus Grove Archery Club memberships are available. For info call Tom Frick at 419-384-3033.


Lima: Registration is underway for the K –second grade basketball skill development camp. Skill training begins Saturday, Nov. 23. The registration fee is $20 for members and $40 for non members. You may register online at, by phone at 419-223-6045 or in person at the Lima Family YMCA.


Fort Wayne: A card show will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at the Ramada plaza center and travel hotel (formally the Hotel Fort Wayne) located at 305 E Washington Center Road (exit 312a off of I-69) in Fort Wayne, Indiana, there will be a sports card and collectibles show. Please feel free to bring your items in for appraisal. For more information please contact Brian Mayne at 260-824-4867 or or on facebook at mcs cards.


Cridersville: The Equestrian Therapy Program is holding a Volunteer Orientation and Training Session from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Fassett Farm, 22532 Grubb/Bowsher Road. Those interested in volunteering should contact the program’s Brenda Wilder at 419-371-4881 or For more information about volunteering, go to


Lima: The Allen County Horseshoe Pitchers, located at 1815 C St., have openings in leagues and doubles. Open doubles begins at 8:30 a.m. Saturdays. Corn hole leagues are forming. Horseshoe pitchers are needed for new leagues. Contact Dwaine Klink at 419-235-3677 or Roy Moore at 419-231-3720 for information.


Lima: The Lima Family YMCA is holding a karate program from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The fee is $30 for members and $60 for nonmembers.


Lima: Pickleball is played at Bradfield Center from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. All skill levels are welcome.

Lima: The Lima YMCA is holding open pickleball play from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday (appointment only). Free for YMCA members and $3 per visit for nonmembers or $20 per month for nonmembers (unlimited play). Individuals can register online at

Bluffton: The Bluffton Family Recreation will be offering pickleball from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays and from 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 5-7 p.m. Thursdays.


Findlay: The Girls and Boys Senior District All-Star Game will be held at Findlay High School’s Graham Field on Sunday, Nov. 17. The boys game will start at noon and the girls game will start at 2 p.m. An awards ceremony will held at approximately 1:30 p.m.


Lima: The Lima Sabres have various shooting events. Thursday Trap Practice for Adults/Juniors/Beginners is 4 p.m. weekly. Adult Trap Practice is 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, weather permitting. All trap sessions are open to the public. For additional information, go to or visit on Facebook.


Lima: Registration is under way for the fifth – eighth grade Young Ladies Volleyball Skill Development camp. Training runs through Dec. 11. The registration fee is $20 for members and $40 for nonmembers. Register online at, by phone at 419-223-6045 or in person at the Lima Family YMCA.

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