May 6, 2016

Weekly Recreation Report – May 6, 2016

The Whitewood Fun Run is upcoming this June! Whitewood will be the host of a 2.5k, 5k and 10k fun run on the morning of Sunday, June 26th. Your registration gets you a ton of goodies including a race shirt, medal, pancake breakfast and an entry into all the door prizes. Registration is done online through the and is $35 for adults, and $20 for youth under 18 years of age. Register by May 24th to guarantee your t-shirt!

Registrations are now being accepted for swimming lessons at the Whitewood Pool this summer. New this year are evening lessons in June. Our first set of lessons are in the evenings from June 20th to July 1st, the second set is in the mornings from July 4th to July 15th, the third set is evenings from July 18th to July 29th and the final set is mornings from August 8th to August 19th. Cost for lessons is $35 to $55 with a season pass or $55 to $75 without. Season passes are $180 for a family or $80 for a single and daily rates are still $4.00 for seniors/children, $5.00 for adults and $15.00 for families. Registration forms are available at

Any women interested in playing fastball this summer? The Whitewood Ladies Fastball team is looking for interested players who want to get out on the field, throw the ball around, and hit a few dingers. Anyone who wants to lace’em up and join the team should contact Kate Leepart at

The Whitewood Falcons are looking to three-peat as Southeast Men’s Fastball League champions this year. The team will play their games on Tuesdays and Thursdays like in years past and are expected to start their season in Whitewood on May 24th. The Pipestone Valley Pistons are also back and will again be playing out of Larson Park in Whitewood. That means every Tuesday and Thursday beginning May 24th through to July 7th will feature a fastball game in Whitewood!

Until next week