footballNewton, NC – The Newton Parks and Recreation Department and the Catawba County Hornets will sponsor a football skills clinic for boys and girls ages 4-12 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 22.

The clinic will be held at Westside/Jaycee Park, which is located at the intersection of Southwest Boulevard and West J Street. A $5 donation is suggested from participants. Participants will learn football fundamentals and coordination skills at several stations according to ages. All participants will receive a T-shirt and lunch.

Newton Parks and Recreation Department and Catawba County Hornets participation waivers are required. Waivers are available when registering at the Newton Recreation Center, 23 South Brady Ave. No child will be allowed to participate in the camp without properly signed waivers.

For more information, call the Newton Parks and Rec Dept at 828-695-4317 or visit