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Football tryouts

The Charles County Lions semipro football team will hold tryouts from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 14 and 21 at The Lions Den, 12545 SubStation Road, Waldorf.

The cost is $20. For more information, call coach Pogar at 240-472-3399.

Adult sports leagues

Charles County Department of Community Services will hold registration for its basketball leagues, which are for adults 18 and over and play on Sundays at various locations. The cost is $725 and the registration deadline is Oct. 19.

Register online at For more information, call 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388, ext. 5152.

5K in La Plata

Charles County Recreation and Partnerships for a Healthier Charles County's chronic disease prevention team will hold an inaugural 5K run/walk sponsored at 8 a.m. Oct. 20 at La Plata High School. Registration begins at 7 a.m.

The 5K will start and finish in the La Plata High School parking lot next to the football field. Runners will enjoy scenic trails around Tilghman Lake and Laurel Springs before returning to La Plata High School via Radio Station Road.

The cost is $25 for adults until Oct. 8, then becomes $30 after that date. The cost for children 18 and younger and each additional family member is $10.

For more information or to register, call 301-934-9305 or 301-870-3388 ext. 5152 or go to

Turkey Trot

The College of Southern Maryland La Plata campusí Wellness, Fitness and Aquatics Department will hold the Turkey Trot, a 5K run/walk and a one-mile walk, at 9 a.m. Nov. 18. The run will take place at the La Plata campus and will start and end in front of the Physical Education center.

The cost is $25 for the 5K run/walk, $15 for one-mile walk and $15 for senior citizens. Preregistration for the event ends Nov. 15.

Registration will be open the day of the event from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. outside the center. The cost is $35 for race-day registration.

All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society and the CSM Foundation.

For more information or to register, call Christopher Tuttle at 301-934-7706 or email or call Jane Pomponio at 301-539-4740 or email Or go to

Rugby players wanted

Patuxent River Rugby Club is looking for new menís and womenís players.

For more information, go to or call 877-806-7775.