BASIC Returns to Birthplace 

From our friends at The American Baseball Foundation:

BASIC Returns to Rickwood

Twenty three years after its birth at Rickwood Field in Birmingham's West side, BASIC returns to the oldest baseball stadium in the United States.  Partnering with the Friends of Rickwood (FOR), BASIC will bring its mix of academics and sports back to friendly confines.

You don't have to wait for June to enjoy the stadium.  This Saturday, April 10th, FOR hosts a memorabillia show from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Free admission. See poster below.

The ABF invites families to register for the Summer 2021 BASIC programming to be held at:

The Guiding Light Church, 1800 John Rogers Road, Irondale, AL 35210 from June 2 through June 30, 8:00 am to 2:30 pm.  Students ages 7 to14. This is the normal BASIC summer program of reading, math and sports

Rickwood Field on 12th Street West  June 2 through June 30, 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Students must have finished kindergarten and have finished one of these grades—1st,2nd, 3rd.  This program features reading, reading games and sports.  This program depends on the amount of families who register.

Transportation:  Families must self-transport, bring own lunches and bring own water bottle with child’s name on it.

Requirement:   Students must attend each day of the program. Families who have vacation planned during June are not eligible to participate. 

Compete and return registration form and medical form with $50.00 fee.

If you have any questions, please call ABF at 205-558-4235

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