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Thursday, April 1, 2010 N/Warren Town and County News Page Three OFFICE INFORMATION Pick up registration forms 24 hours a day at the Parks and Recreation office or print them off our website: www.ci.norwalk.ia.us. You can mail registrations forms, place them in our drop box or walk in. Our office is located at 1100 Chatham Ave. (Public Safety Bldg). Of- rice hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Fri- day. The drop box is open 24/7! If you have any ques- tions, please call us at 981-9206. Online registration is ready[!! (See below.) UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS Baseball & Softball, through April 2; Flashlight Eas- ter Egg Hunt, through April 2; Community CPR, through April 2; Disc Golf League, April 12 to April 23; Senior Trip to Pella Tulip Festival, April 19 to April 30; Family Tae Kwon Do, April 26 to May 7; City Wide Scav- enger Hunt, May 3 to May 14; Coed Slow Pitch Softball, May 3 to May 14; Initial Swim Lesson at Library,. May 8; Fitness-Step bench, Early Bird, May 10 to May 21;" Base- ball and Softball (Kindergarten and PreK), May 10 to May 21. ***NEW-ONLINE REGISTRATION! Now you are able to register for Parks and Recre- ation programs 24/7! Go to the City of Norwalk website: www.ci.norwalk.ia.us. Click on the Parks and Recreation Program Registration link (right side of screen). This will take you to our site for registrations. Follow the on-screen directions and you will be registered before you know it. The new 2010 Spring/Summer Brochure has been mailed out! Watch your mail box and keep it for future dates and sign up registration times!! Remember this brochure has the summer swimming lesson schedule. ADULT COED VOLLEYBALL STANDINGS (Winter Season) Week 11 tLLeag (Final Standing) LAkcag00 Just Do It 52 Dinks R On Us 49 Old Farts 44 Big Hitters 48 Court Jesters 39 Safe Sets 44 All Out 38 Net Assets 43 My Bad 36 Still Standing 41 1-2-3 Team 34 FAMILY FLASHLIGHT EASTER EGG HUNT When the sun goes down, the fun begins. It's a hunt for the golden egg[ Families will be required to bring their own flashlight (size limited to no larger than 2 "D" cell batteries.) After the hunt and awarding of the prizes, there will be hot chocolate and treats for all. An adult must accompany all children. This program is designed for children under the age of 13. Registration Dates: Through April 2; ProgrAm Date: Saturday, April 3; Time: 7:45 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.; Loca- tion: Norwalk McAninch Sports Complex*; Equipment needed: Flashlight; Cost per Family: $10 resident/S11.50 non-resident; Minimax: 30/100 participants. *If inclem- ent weather, will be held at Oviatt Elementary. BASEBALL & SOFTBALL PROGRAMS Because games will be played at the sports complex, the concession stand will be open and in need of work- ers. We are requiring parents of first through fourth graders to participate, either by actually working or by opting out and we keep the concession fee. We will col- lect an additional $20 per prayer participating. If you work in the concession stand or volunteer to coach, your $20 will be credited to you. For those volunteering to work, you will be assigned one 2 1/2 -hour time slot. MINOR BASEBALL & SOFTBALl. (3  & 4 m grade) This program is for children who are currently in third and fourth grades. Girls will play softball and boys will play baseball. The children will have fun while learning the fundamentals of baseball or softball. Vol- unteer coaches will be needed and there will be two weeks of practices and four weeks of games (dependent on number of teams). Registration Dates: Through April 2; Softball Nights: Monday and Wednesday; Baseball Nights: Tuesday and Thursday; Program Begins: May 17 (weather permitting); Time: 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.; Location: Norwalk-McAninch Sports Complex; Equip- ment Needed: Glove; Cost: $65 (includes concession fee) resident, $72 (includes concession fee) non-resident. PeeWee Tee Ball (Kindergarten) and BamBam Blast Ball (PreK) will register from May 10 through May 21 and begin play in July. COACH PITCH - BASEBALL & SOFTBAI,I. (1 't & 2nd grade) This program is for children who are currently in first NORWALK PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT LEISURE LINE '"7 By Nancy Kuehl, Director and second grade. Girls will play softball and boys will play baseball. The children will have fun while learn- ing the fundamentals of baseball or softball. Coaches will pitch to the batters. If the batter does not get a hit, the ball will then be placed on a tee. Volunteer coaches will be needed. There will be two weeks of practices and four weeks of games (dependent on number of teams). Registration Dates: Through April 2; Softball Nights: Monday and Wednesday; Baseball Nights: Tuesday and Thursday; Program Begins: May 17 (weather permitting); Time: 6 p.m. and 7:15 p.m.; Loca- tion: Norwalk-McAninch Sports Complex; Equipment Needed: Glove; Cost: $55 (includes concession fee) resi- dent, $61 (includes concession fee) non-resident. PeeWee Tee Ball (Kindergarten) and BamBam Blast Ball (PreK) will register in May and begin play in July. COMMUNITY CPR - FIRE DEPARTMENT This classroom-based, video and instructor-led course is for friends, families and members of the com- munity who want to learn CPR but do not need a course completion card. It contains information on how to per- form the basic skills of CPR in adults, children and in- fants and how to help an adult, child or infant who is choking. Those needing a CPR completion card (certification) may contact the Fire Department at 515-681-9321 for class availability. Registration: Through April 2; Date: April 10 (date change from brochure); Day: Saturday; Time: 9 a.m. to noon; Place: Public Safety Building Train- ing Room; Min/Max Participants: 6/12; Cost: $10. OPALS (Older People with Active Life Styles) WELL SEASONED POTLUCK (The meat as well as the people) All are invited, age 55 or older, to attend a potluck dinner to enjoy and socialize with the Parks and Recre- ation staff. Meat, tableware and coffee/beverage are pro- vided. Dust off the cookbooks and be creative to bring a side dish and/or dessert to share with everyone. After the meal we will have some form of entertainment from local talent. Let us know your email address and we will send out reminders with what meat we plan to have on that day. Call the office to register two days before the event. Date: April 9, May 14; Time: 11:30-1 p.m.; Location: Norwalk Public Safety Building. (Note new location this season). POLICE REPORT Disclaimer: All defendants are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Marchdg_ Officer was dispatched to the 1000 block of E. 17 th Street in reference to a Harassment report. Infor- mation gathered and for- warded to the Warren County Attorney Office. Officer was dispatched to the 1300 block of Hunter Drive to investigate a Theft report. Case is currently under investigation. Officer was dispatched to the 900 block of E. 17 th Street in reference to a Harassment report. Infor- mation gathered and for- warded to the Warren County Attorney Office. March20 While on patrol officer initiated a traffic stop and Christopher James Leon, 22, of Des Moines was ar- rested for Possession of Marijuana and on a war- rant for Non-Support of Child. Officer was dispatched to the 200 block of Elm Street to investigate a Criminal Mischief report. TED LARE GARDEN CENTER 2701 Cumming Ave. 981-1075 www. tedsgardens.com 1 0077- EASTER EGG HUNT SAT., APRIL 3, 10 A.M. (_) Toddler through 5th Grade. k Bring a container for your Easter eggs. Need an Easter treat For someone? AsK about our Visa Gift Cards! BANK Case is pending further investigative leads. Officer was dispatched to the 700 block of High Road to investigate a Prop- erty Damage Accident. Vehicle driven by Alex Dan Palmer, 16, of Norwalk struck a parked vehicle owned by Morrissey, Inc. of Des Moines. Officer was dispatched to the 800 block of Cherry Parkway to investigate a Burglary report. Case is pending further investiga- tive leads. Officer was dispatched to the 600 block of North Avenue to investigate a Property Damage report. Vehicle driven by Jerilyn j Sue Hunt, 54, of Norwalk collided with a vehicle driven by Summer Suzanne Fuller, 26, of Norwalk. Officer was dispatched to the 900 block of E. 17 th Street to investigate a Theft report. Case is pending further investigative leads. March23 While on patrol, officer initiated a traffic stop and Jennifer Jayla Clark, 19, of West Des Moines was ar- rested and charged with OWI 1 st and Speed. MatrA24 Officer was dispatched to the 2100 block of 50 th Avenue to investigate a Burglary report. Case is currently under investiga- tion. Officer was dispatched to the 1900 block of Cedar Street to investigate a Theft report. Case is currently under investigation. Mart&25 Officer arrested Kevin Robert Mann, 26, of Ankeny on a warrant for Harassment 1 st. Officer was dispatched to the 8900 block of Maplecrest Drive to inves- tigate a Harassment re- port. Case is currently un- der investigation. LIBRARY HOURS Monday - Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday &Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, 1-5 p.m. Closed Sundays (Memori,'d Day-Labor Day)