Current Session Info

Freedom Firebirds Travel Softball 2020-21

Welcome to the Freedom Firebirds registration page.

Congratulations on making a Firebird team this season.

As you register you will be required to enter a participation code. You can contact your team manager for this code if you have not already received it.

You will also be asked to select a team -- select the team your child will be playing for this season.

If you are a volunteer you need to also register as a volunteer on our websiite and on the CCRP Background link :

You must have tried out for a Freedom Firebird Team and have been selected to play on that team in order to register.

All Registration check payments needs to be mailed to Freedom Rec
Po Box 999 Sykesville, Md. 21784.

Freedom Coed Slow Pitch Over 16 Softball Fall 2020

Adult Coed Slow Pitch fun league for ages 16 and older. Contact me if you have a team.
You must have a participation code to register for this program.

Team Manager will register through the system in the manager division - All managers must register as a Player in the Managers Division and a player and manager in the Players Division. Players will 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 $440.00 per team - fee includes all league and umpire fees. Uniforms are not included - if you wish to order uniforms you can contact Bob at or find a vendor of your choice.

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.

Double header format – 2 -55 minute games – player starts with 1-1 count then 1 foul ball – 7 inning games. ***
Season will run Sept 13 thru - Nov 15 (We have one Sunday in Oct we will not play) - no rain dates.

Location: Freedom Park
Fields 6 - Sundays

All information will be going out via email - if you have scheduling requests please email me.
All payments must be paid by September 1 in order to be included in 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

Freedom Adult Coed (16 & over) Soccer - Fall 2020

Individuals or Teams - everyone is welcome!! Come out and join the fun!!

Registration open July 5 - Aug 1. No late registrations will be accepted.
Registration is not complete until payment has been received.

Season runs from Sept 13 - Nov 15 (10 games)
When: Sundays, game times TBD
Where: TBD
Cost: $55.00 Returned checks will be assessed a $25.00 fee.

Choose your team. If your team is not listed, register under "Team Not Listed" and put your teams name in comments. If you are new to the league we will assign you to a team! If you wish to bring in a team please email ( ASAP with your name and Team Name. Team captains must also register as a volunteer. Team sizes and number of teams will depend on the number of participants.

Refund Policy: 100% before Aug 1 less $20 administrative fee, no refunds after Aug 1. Any games or sessions cancelled due to reasons beyond our control are non-refundable.

Freedom Fire Stars Marjorette Corps 2020-21

FREEDOM FIRE STARS - Currently all registrations will be wait listed
Dance Twirl Teams
Have won numerous Regional and State
Dance Twirl Teams Title over the past 25 years
Here is what we did in 2019

Freedom Fire Stars Dance Twirl Teams place 2nd at the National Baton Twirling Association national Championship. Placing 2nd in the Junior Beginner Twirling Team division.
All the girls placed in the top ten of their individual events.
Kasey Roger's winning 1st place in her national Intermediate open solo.

Come and be apart of a champion baton twirling team! Freedom Fire Stars Dance Twirl Teams are under the direction of Judi Marlatt, a registered National Baton Twirling Association Coach and Judge. Currently accepting new twirling members ages 4 and up. Classes held at Piney Ride Elementary School gym.

Beginner classes
When: TBD

Where: TBD

Cost: $350/year plus $25.00 baton fee. Payment plan available.

Advance Dance Twirl Team
When: TBD
Time TBD

Cost: $400/year plus $25 baton fee.

If you are interested in a payment plan for either Beginner or Advanced, indicate paying by check on our online system.
There will be two payments due by:
First payment due prior to first session
2nd payment due 1 month after date of first session

Mail checks to:
Po Box 999
Sykesville, Md 21784

No refunds will be given.
For general program information contact Judi at

Stepping Stars Dance 2020-21

CLASS LOCATION: All Classes via Zoom - Our recital program will be broken into sessions this year..Classes start September 14, 2020
Fall Session 1: 9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/5, 10/12, 10/19
Fall Session 2: 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
5:30-6:30: 3 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
6:30-7:30: 5 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
7:30-9:00: High School 9-12th Grs (Ballet, Tap, Jazz) $65
Fall Session 1: 9/15, 9/22, 9.29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20
Fall Session 2: 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15
10:00a-10:3 0a: 2 year olds (Ballet only) $45
10:30a-11:30a: 4 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
5:30-6:30: 4 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
6:30-7:30: 2nd Gr (Ballet, Tap) $55
7:30-9:00: Middle School 6-8th Grs (Ballet, Tap, Jazz) $65
Fall Session 1: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21
Fall Session 2: 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16
10:00a-11:00a: 3 year olds (Ballet, Tap) – Zoom only $55
11:00a-12:00a: 5 year olds/Kindergarten (Ballet, Tap) $55
6:30-7:30: 3rd Gr (Ballet, Tap, Jazz) $55
7:30-8:30: Diva Squad (Tap, Light Jazz) $65
Fall Session 1: 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22
Fall Session 2: 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17
5:30-6:00: 2 year olds (ballet only) $45
6:00-7:00: 1st Gr (Ballet, Tap) $55
7:00-8:30: 4th/5th Gr (Ballet, Tap, Jazz) $65
Friday: Adv Beg, Intermediate, Elite - under separate registration
Fall Session 1 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24
Fall Session 2: 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12/12/19
10:00-10:30: 2 year olds (Ballet only) $45
10:30-11:30: 4 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
11:30-12:30: 3 year olds (Ballet, Tap) $55
12:30-1:30: 5, K, 1st, 2nd Gr (Ballet, Tap) $55
Dance attire can be ordered online at Use teacher code TP115593 for an 8% discount on your first order.

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:

Freedom Area Basketball - 2020/21

The mission of the Freedom Area Basketball League (FABL) is to provide instruction and recreation in the game of basketball. In addition to skills development, sportsmanship and the enjoyment of participation will be emphasized. We offer an Intramural program, as well as select Travel Teams for more competitive play. We welcome all grades K-12.

Travel Players:
if you are interested in travel please indicate on your registration.

Online registration will be open on August 15 - All registrations will be wait listed and players will be released pending approval by CCRP of our season
Leagues Available
League Grades Gender
Kindergarten K Co-Ed
Instructional 1st/2nd Boys/Girls
Clinic 3rd/4th Boys/Girls
Intermediate 5th/6th Boys/Girls
Junior 7th/8th Boys/Girls
Senior 9th-12th Boys/Girls

Registration Cost:
Kindergarten and Instructional - $60.00/player
Clinic, Intermediate, Junior - $110.00/player
Senior Boys - $150.00/player
Senior Girls - $100.00/player - No cost to register initially.
(ONLY If there are enough players and a league is formed, will fees be charged).

Family Max: $280

Refund Policy: There will be a $10.00 fee deducted from any refund that is issued

FSC Travel Soccer 2020/2021

FSC Travel Soccer Club (U8 - U19) — 2020/2021 Season
• Tryouts are TBD. For tryout information and to register for tryouts please visit:
• If selected for a FSC team, Players must register and pay within 3 days from time offer is made to join a team.
• Players must have a participation code to register. To obtain a code please contact your coach.
• Player registration fee is $165 (non-refundable). Should any significant portion of the 2020/2021 season be cancelled due to COVID, the Board will evaluate issuing any refunds. Credit card or checks accepted. ($25 charge for returned checks).
• Coaches, assistant coaches, team managers, treasurers, and board members MUST also register here as a volunteer and must have a participation code to register.

Stepping Stars Elite/Adv Int Classes 2020/2021

CLASS LOCATION: All Classes currently via Zoom

Classes start September 16, 2020

Adv Beg, Intermediate, and Elite- Add on class $75.00 Fri 5:30-7:30pm

Fall Session 1: 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23

Fall Session 2: 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/19

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 $25.00 per participant non refundable administrative fee (included in the cost listed). Send requests to: FARC, PO BOX 999, Eldersburg, MD 21784.

Freedom Rec Soccer Fall 2020

Registration is closed

Registration is open for volunteers only

Welcome to Freedom Optimist Rec Soccer Registration
Registration is open from July 1 - July 31 - No late registrations!!
Fees are: $95.00/player
$10.00 sibling discount for each additional child in the family registered in our program.

Registration is not considered complete and your child will not be placed on a team until payment is received.

If you are volunteering in our program you must register as a volunteer - Make sure you register - after you register your child. If you are a volunteer Coach, Assistant Coach or Team Parent. You must also complete the Carroll County Background check– follow the instructions on the front page.

For additional information go to our website at or contact Ryan at

You should hear from your coach by early August.

Practice should begin 2nd/3rd week in August except for 3 & 4 year olds that when start on September 12 when the season begins.

Refund Policy: 100% thru July 31 less $20.00 administrative fee, No refunds after July 31, 2020 (Unless you have tried out for a high school team and have decided to not play with FOS this season - you will receive a full refund)

Anyone interested in refereeing can register starting July 5 at our referee registration on this site.

Team sizes and age grouping will depend on the number of participants. Any sessions cancelled by circumstances beyond our control are non-refundable.

Freedom Rec Soccer Referees 2020

Registration is closed

Welcome to Freedom Rec Soccer Referee Soccer Registration

For Youth Referees you must play soccer for Freedom Optimist Soccer, FSC, or Liberty, Century or South Carroll High School.
Adult Referees must have previously refereed for FO Soccer Program.
When you register click on the player tab.

If you are a 1st or 2nd year referee you must attend 2 indoor clinics and possibly an outdoor clinic.
Session #1 Monday August 17th from 6:00 - 7:45 PM or 8:00PM – 9:45 PM at the Optimist Community Center Downstairs.

Session #2 Monday August 24th from 6:00 - 7:45 PM or 8:00PM – 9:45 PM at the Optimist Community Center Downstairs.

You must attend all sessions.

If you are a 3rd or more year referee then you must attend 1 clinic on Tuesday August 18th from 6:00 - 7:45 PM or 8:00PM – 9:45 PM at the Optimist Community Center Downstairs. . You must attend a session to referee.

You must attend a session to referee.
If you are a 3rd year or more and wish to referee at Eldersburg and not Freedom Park, then you need to attend the 1st & 2nd year referee clinics.

If for some reason you cannot attend the required sessions you must contact Chris at If you do not attend required sessions and do not have a waiver from the referee coordinator you will not be allowed to referee.

There is no fee to register. Registration will be open till August 16h for 1st & 2nd year referees and August 17th for 3rd year and beyond referees.

If you are a third year and beyond who would be interested in helping with training or be a lead referee at Eldersburg or Freedom Park.

If you are over 18 and are volunteering to help you will need to complete the Carroll County Background check.
Instructions can be obtained at our website: If you have any questions email Chris at

Freedom Optimist Fall Softball 2020

Registration is closed

Welcome to Freedom Girls Fall Softball Registration!

Registration will be from 08-26-20 - 09-09-20

Did you miss softball this Spring.
We are bringing Fall Ball back this year. In order to keep the girl’s skills fresh, we are going to make this an instructional league. We will have practices on Tuesday and Thursday nights and scrimmages on Sunday afternoons at Old Liberty Road Park.

There will be two divisions:
Grades 3-6 (Tuesdays)
Grades 7-9 (Thursdays)

The seasons will run from 9/13 through 11/1.

Registration is $30 per child. T-Shirts will be provided with registration.

If you are volunteering you MUST register online.

All umpires will be volunteers for the fall season.

Refund Policy:
There is a $10.00 non-refundable administrative fee on all registrations.
No refunds after 09-02-20

Freedom Field Hockey Fall 2020

Registration is closed

High School Division open from August 31-Sept 4 Cost $40.00
The Freedom Field Hockey program full season
Practice one evening each week . Play days are held on Saturdays or Sundays throughout the season and hosted by other programs starting in September and ending the first weekend of Nov.
3rd-4th Grade: $115.00 games
Practice two evenings each week, games on Sun.*
5th-6th Grade: $130.00 full season
Practice two evenings each week, games on Sun.*
7th-8th Grade: $130.00 full season
Practice two evenings each week, games on Sun.*
We will also be offering an optional Skills & Drills Practice Division:
Skills and drills practice option for those families who prefer to not play games. Sessions will allow for skill development, conditioning and team building. Team shirts will be provided and fee determined after participation level is assessed.
*Tournaments: A total of three tournaments are available and are typically held on Saturday (one in Sept and two in October) at an additional cost. Tentative dates for tournaments are as follows: Sept 20,Oct 4, &Oct 26,27 .
Each Player will receive a tee-shirt included.
Email questions to:
Find us on Facebook: Freedom Field Hockey

Getting Help

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

For assistance with Freedom Firebirds Travel Softball,

For assistance with Freedom Coed Adult Slowpitch Softball League,

For assistance with Freedom Coed Adult Soccer League,


For assistance with STEPPING STARS DANCE,

For assistance with Freedom Optimist Hall Rental,

For assistance with Freedom Area Basketball League,

For assistance with FSC Travel Soccer,

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

For assistance with Freedom Optimist Rec Soccer,

For assistance with Freedom Rec Soccer Referee Registration,

For assistance with Freedom Youth Softball,

For assistance with Freedom Field Hockey,

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



Welcome to the Registration page for the

Freedom Area Recreation Council

In cooperation with Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks


For program specific questions please contact program directors listed bottom left of this page under Getting Help   









Step 1) Click LOGIN/REGISTER and create an account - please include cell phone number - if you have                

              already created an account for another FARC program using this site use the same account.

Step 2) Add your children (when adding grade use current grade in school) and/or spouse to the account

Step 3) Register your participants - scroll to find the program you want to register for

Step 4) Register yourself or your child to volunteer. 









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