Austin Fire cancels the annual 300 club
It is with great regret that the Austin Volunteer Fire Company announced the cancellation of the annual 300 Club planned for Saturday, May 8th due to the pandemic. AVFD will have a “Live Draw” on Saturday May 8th at 6:30 pm. The link for the live drawing will be posted as the date approaches.
Easter egg hunt planned
Local veterans and aid workers are hosting an Easter Egg Hunt at VFW Post 7810 at 293 Costello Avenue, Austin, from 1:00 pm to 1:00 pm on Saturday, March 27th. Participants should bring a basket to collect eggs. Candy, hot dogs, fries, juice, and water are provided. This event is open to children under the age of 12.
Baseball / softball registrations
The Austin Baseball Association, under new leadership, has announced that registration days will take place on Sunday, March 21st from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm and on Wednesday, March 24th from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm at the concession booth.
Registration forms are available from the school prior to registration and on registration days. Forms can be filled out in advance and submitted when registering.
Registration is valid for the Youth Instructional League (ages 5+), downtown, Little League Girls Softball, Little League Baseball and Senior Little League (Babe Ruth).
The cost to enter is $ 25 per player and is due upon registration. This fee pays for the child’s accident insurance as well as uniform shirt, hat and socks that the player can keep at the end of the season.