The Brooklyn Park Youth Athletic Association is accepting registrations for soccer from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays at the Sugar Shack on 10th Avenue. Children ages 5 to 15 are invited to play. Registration fees are $25 for one child or $40 for two or more.
For more information, call Frank Shipley at 636-1343.
You still have time to enroll your children for swimming lessons. The YWCA of Greater Baltimore offers swimming lessons for preschoolers to advanced swimmers at the North Linthicum Recreation Pool at Overlook Park. A new two-week session begins today and another session on Aug. 9.
For more information, call 768-2500.
Don't forget to join the fun and fellowship of St. John Lutheran Church's Vacation Bible School, 226 Washburn Ave.
Classes are from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from Sunday to Aug. 6. Three-year-olds through sixth-graders and their parents are invited to attend.
For more information and registration, call 355-7295.
Harbor Hospital Center news: The Arm-in-Arm Support Group no longer meet at the center. If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are looking for a support group, call the center at 347-2563 for a referral to another location.
The Pumphrey community is preparing for its Fourth Annual Pumphrey Day on Aug. 21 at the Lloyd Keaser Community Center, 5757 Belle Grove Road.
A limited number of tables and spaces are available for rent. To reserve your space, call 789-7829.
An auction also is planned, and donations are needed. Call 789-9037 or 789-9127.
Children from the local summer playground program at Brooklyn Park Elementary School and the Lloyd Keaser Center in Pumphrey will visit Wild World on Thursday.
Children entering kindergarten, or first, six or seventh grades must have received measles and mumps vaccines.
The Brooklyn Park Health Center, 300 Hammonds Lane, is offering extended hours at its immunization clinic: Thursday, 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Aug. 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Aug. 26, 2 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Fridays. Schedule an appointment. Vaccinations are free, but donations will be accepted. Parents must bring their children's immunization records.
For more information, call 222-6620 or 222-6621.
We all know Brooklyn Park has some of the county's cutest kids, and now's our chance to prove it.
On Sept. 18, the Anne Arundel County Fair will have a contest for the cutest child ages 1 through 8. Separate age categories will be set, and the contest will begin at 9 a.m.
Participants should wear casual clothes. Prizes and ribbons will be awarded.
For an entry form, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: 778 Generals Highway, Millersville 21108. Entries must be postmarked by Aug. 31.