June 11, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Jack Batson at 575-626-7238
COMMUNITY INVITED TO TWO FUN ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS:
THURSDAY NITE TRACK AND POE CORN PARK DAY
Runners, jumpers, and throwers of all ages are invited to TNT – Thursday Nite Track held every Thursday through June 26 at the RHS Track from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A final Olympic Day track meet for the season will be held on Thursday, June 26 at the Wool Bowl.
Join for a FREE opportunity to run, jump, and throw in the cool of the evening, where novice athletes can be instructed by experienced coaches and elite athletes can hone their skills. Each event will be timed and scored with ribbons awarded during the last two weeks of the program. Parents/Guardians must sign a one-time permission/waiver form for participants under age 18.
Kids and families are also invited to Poe Corn Park located at 200 South Garden on Saturday, June 14 for a free event from 10 a.m. to noon featuring games, arts and crafts, and healthy snacks. The CTG Poe Corn to the Park event is sponsored by Stripes Convenience Stores, Embrace Inc., ENMU-Roswell, and the NM Department of Health. Kids can learn how to play lacrosse and tennis along with doing fun arts and crafts. Face painting will be provided, and healthy snacks are free to everyone.
For information about either event, contact Jack Batson at 575-626-7238.