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Briefs for June 24
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The YMCA is offering a Brazilian jiu jitsu camp July 18-22.Camp for children ages 8-12 is from noon-1 p.m. and camp for children ages 13-16 is from 1:15-2:15 p.m. For more
information, call 368-9622.

LCRD cheer camp in July
The Liberty County Recreation Department will conduct a cheer camp from 5:30-8 p.m. July 11-14 at Stafford Pavilion. The camp is open to children ages 7 and older, and the cost is $30 per camper. Registrations is from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekdays at the LCRD office. For more information, call 876-5359.

BI softball workouts

The BI softball team will conduct summer conditioning every Tuesday and Thursday from 6-7:30 p.m. and every Saturday from 9-10:30 a.m. at Lady Tigers Field. For more information, call coach Sharyl Eastlake at 977-2016.

Derby Devils skate again
The Savannah Derby Devils will host their second home bout Saturday at the Savannah Civic Center against the Lowcountry High Rollers of Charleston and the Catawba Roller Girls of North Carolina in another doubleheader.
At 5 p.m. the SDD’s Hostess City Hellions take on the Catawba Valley Roller Girls of Morganton, N.C., and friends. Guest skaters from the Blue Ridge Roller Girls of Asheville, N.C., and the Lowcountry High Rollers will round out their bench.
At 7 p.m., the SDD All-Stars battle the Tragic City Rollers of Birmingham, Ala. The TCR are 2-1 in 2011, while the hometown All-Stars are 1-2.
The evening includes two one-hour games, live music, kids’ activities, raffles, roller derby merchandise, giveaways and concessions.
Doors open at 4:30 p.m. Single event tickets are $12 at the door or $10 for tickets purchased in advance through the Civic Center box office or
Military, students and seniors with ID receive a $2 discount at the door. Admission for children ages 3-12 is $2; ages 2 and younger are admitted for free. Surcharges may apply. Groups of 20 or more can receive a rate of $8 per ticket by calling 912-651-6557.

Basketball fundamentals
Sessions led by South Georgia Kings founder Jessie Fleming are from 1-3 p.m. every Sunday at the YMCA. The fee is $15 per session. For more information, call 320-9869 or email

Summer slam vendors sought
The annual Summer Slam  is scheduled for July 3 at Salter’s Field, and event director Ernie Walthour is accepting applications for food vendors and musicians/bands. The gates will open at 1 p.m. Admission is $5 per person.
The daylong event will feature a music contest at 3 p.m., car and motorcycle show at 4 p.m. and live music at 5 p.m. Evening headliners include Dirty Dollars, Milkk Mann and Fame Entertainment’s Lil Bun. For vendor information, call Walthour at 912-980-4559.

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