Current Session Info

Freedom Fighters Rugby Summer 2020

Registration closes in 8 days

Registration for Summer 2020 Season

Ages 7-16

Price: $65.00 per player, multi-player family discount of $10.00

No experience needed

Season Runs from June thru End of July
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 - 8:00 pm at Hodges Park

Refund Policy:
No refunds after June 19th
$10.00 administrative fee will apply to all refunds

Stepping Stars Elite/Adv Int Classes 2019/2020

CLASS LOCATION: South Carroll Senior & Community Center, 5928 Mineral Hill Road, Eldersburg, Md 21784.

Classes start September 16, 2019

Elite/ Advanced Intermediate - Add on class $250.00 Fri 5:15-7:15pm
Intermediate - Add on class $225.00 Fri 7:15 to 8:15pm

Must be at least in 7th Grade & approved by Ms. Selena

You must have a participation code to take this class - for additional info or this code Contact Ms Selena at

REFUND POLICY: There is a $50.00 per participant non refundable administrative fee (included in the cost listed). The balance will be refunded if request is sent in writing and postmarked by 1/22/20. Send requests to: FARC, PO BOX 999, Eldersburg, MD 21784.

ERR Arrows CompetitionTraining Program-Spring/Summer 2020

WHAT:Focused training for youth track and field athletes who have a strong drive to compete at meets both during the regular season as well as in post-season. Please note: This is not the general ERR Arrows Track and Field Program
WHO:Runners, throwers, and jumpers, aged 10 and older who are serious about competing and want to improve their skills through more customized and intense training. Track and Field must be their primary sport and participants must commit to attend four (4) or more regular season meets.
WHEN:Mon, Tues, and Thurs:5:30–7:30(running practice 5:30to6:45 and field event practice 6:45to7:30) from Mar 16 to Aug 3. The summer CTP program is now included, but NOT required. Spring only participants will end on June 9 and Summer only participants may start anytime after Memorial Day.
WHERE: South Carroll High School Track
COST: $145 for Spring /Summer, $115 for Spring only or $35 Summer Only. The registration cost DOES NOT include a uniform. The CTP uniform cost is $70 to $80 depending on the style chosen. Financial assistance is available. Contact Coach for more information about uniforms or financial assistance.
MEETS: Regular season meets are most Sundays from Apr 5 to June 7. Post season meets are usually two to three days on the weekend throughout the summer.
Track and field must be their primary sport-Age 10 or older by the end of 2020-No previous experience is necessary, and athletes do NOT need to be fast runners, However, they must be committed to improving themselves, willing to listen, and always give their best.-Track and Field is an ALL-WEATHER sport, and for that reason, we train in all weather conditions. Arrows will be expected to show up for practice appropriately dressed for the conditions, even the cold and rain (safety is always a primary concern, so practices will be modified to fit the weather conditions).
For additional info visit

Freedom Coed Slow Pitch Over 16 Softball Spring 2020

Freedom Adult Coed Slow Pitch Softball – Spring 2020 – Registration will open February 1, 2020

You must have a participation code to register for this program.

All managers must register as a Manager in the Players division and a player in the Managers division.
Players register in the player division as a player.
Registration is by Team Only - if you have a team please email for Participation
Code and send Team Info.

Cost is $550.00 per team - fee includes all league and umpire fees. Uniforms are not included - if you wish to order uniforms you can contact Bob at

If you are an individual player looking for a team, please email us at and we will try to find a team for you.

Registrations are not considered complete until payment has been received and your team has registered as players. Please email a list of your players so I know when your team is complete

We will once again use a double header format – 2 -55-minute games – player starts with 1-1 count then 1 foul ball – 7 inning games.

Season runs March 29 through July 12 Sundays at Freedom Park Field 5 & 6 (No Games Easter Sunday, Mother’s Day, Memorial Day Weekend and Father's Day) -10 weeks and two rain dates)
Location: Freedom Park

Team Managers meeting Sunday February 23 at Freedom Optimist Hall Upstairs 7:00 PM.

All payments must be received by March 8th or your team will not be added to the schedule

Refund Policy - There is a $25.00 non-refundable admin fee. There will be a $25.00 fee for any returned checks.

Any Sessions cancelled for reasons beyond our control are non-refundable

Arnis Tae Kwon-Do - 2019-2020

Arnis Tae Kwon-Do

Develop confidence, self defense, discipline, courtesy and self-control through the Korean martial art of Tae Kwon-Do. Classes are coed, 10 weeks long, and offered year-round. Classes are held at the Linton Springs Elem. Community Room, 375 Ronsdale Road, Eldersburg for the following age groups.
5-7 year old, 8-12 year old and 13 year old - Adult

Program geared for beginners to black belt.

10 Week Sessions
Fall Sep 3-Nov 5 Late fee after Sept 17
Winter Nov 12 - Jan 23
Winter/Spring Jan 28 - April 9
Spring TBD

Age 5-7 - Thursdays 5:30 PM -6:15 PM
Age 8-12 - Tuesday 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Thursday 6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
Age 13-adult - Tuesday 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
Ages according to start of session.

1 class per week for 10 weeks $76 (10 classes)
1-1/2 classes per week 10 weeks $93(15 classes)
2 classes per week for 10 weeks $107(20 classes)

Late fee $15.00

Please contact 410-871- 2125 for any questions.

Volleyball 2019 - 2020

Place: South Carroll Senior & Community Center
5928 Mineral Hill Rd. Eldersburg, MD

We have sessions throughout the year. Days vary by session
Fall, Winter and Spring will have:
*Skills Day (you will get an email with your assigned time the week before Skills Day)
*Team practices-(Time slots will be emailed after skills day)
*Multiple weeks of league play - time frame listed on divisions

Summer Sessions
See specifics under registration - Grades 3-12

Please be advised that if you are paying for registration by check prior to first day of the session- your registration will be deleted if payment has not been received.

Refund Policy: Twenty dollars of the tuition in non refundable. Refunds on remaining balances may be requested in writing no later then 14 days prior to the beginning of each session.

Adult Volleyball - 2020

Adult Volleyball - Drop in Adult Volleyball
Players age 18 or High School varsity level skill or better may be accepted. Contact: Peter Martin for details -

Friday and Saturday Nights

South Carroll Senior Center
5928 Mineral Hill Rd
Eldersburg, Md 21784

Register online - bring your confirmation email to your first session. Drop in and join the fun.
Players age 18 or High School varsity level skill or better may be accepted. Contact: Peter Martin for details
Cost - $15.00

One time fee for all sessions thru December 31, 2020
First night is free for introduction and team placement.

Friday Night Drop in
Time: 10:00 PM - 12:15 AM
For additional information for Fridays contact :
Skip Bird -

Saturday Night Drop in
Jan - March Time: 9:30pm to 12:30am
April - Oct Time: 6:00 PM - 12:30am
Nov - Dec Time: 9:30pm to 12:30am
For additional information for Saturdays contact:
Keith Kauffman 410-236-3675

Hall Rental - Freedom Optimist Building 2020

In order to rent the the Freedom Hall please email and you will receive a participation code so that you can register and pay.

Fees are:
Upstairs (Capacity - 60): $50.00/hour plus $275.00

Downstairs (Capacity - 225):
$600.00 - 4 hours
$650.00 - 5 hours
$700.00 - 6 hours
$750.00 - 7 hours
$800.00 - 8 hours

With this registration I agree that I will abide by all rules, regulations and terms set forth below for the Rental of the Freedom Optimist Hall (upstairs & downstairs) for the date and times listed on my registration.
IMPORTANT: You must email ( a copy of a Certificate of Insurance for General Liability in the amount of $500,000 naming the Optimist Club of Freedom District as “additionally insured” which can be secured from either a business or homeowner’s insurance provider once registration is complete. If this form is not received within 20 days of registration – this registration will be cancelled.

CANCELLATION: ½ of rental fee is Non-Refundable
BUILDING SECURITY: Upon completion of event and inspection credit card payers will be issued $200.00 refund back to your credit card from your rental fee within 30 days after your event date

For Pictures go the the link below:

Getting Help

If you need help with the registration process, click here to submit a request, or contact:

For assistance with Freedom Fighters Youth Rugby Club,

For assistance with Stepping Stars - Int/Adv - Pointe - Add on Classes,

For assistance with ERR Arrows Competition Training Program (CTP),

For assistance with Freedom Coed Adult Slowpitch Softball League,

For assistance with Arnis Tae Kwon-Do,

For assistance with Freedom Youth Volleyball League,

For assistance with Freedom Adult Volleyball,

For assistance with Freedom Optimist Hall Rental,

For more information, visit the Freedom Area Recreation Council website at



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