Registration is open for Lee County’s 2021 Senior Video games and Silver Arts, an annual match for individuals age 50 or older that was canceled final yr as a result of coronavirus pandemic.
The match contains a wide range of sports activities occasions, together with desk tennis and pickleball competitions, in addition to contests for native artists. Since COVID-19 nonetheless presents a risk, the match could have a mixture of in-person and digital occasions this yr, based on county spokeswoman Jamie Brown.
The video games are set for June 2-18. With a purpose to keep away from massive group gatherings, the match is not going to embrace its conventional opening ceremony. All Silver Arts occasions are digital.
“Occasion workers and volunteers will proceed to look at pandemic protocols and tips to assist guarantee all individuals stay secure and wholesome all through the competitors collection,” Lee County Senior Providers Director Debbie Davidson stated within the information launch. “For these uncomfortable competing in-person, we have now organized for quite a lot of alternatives to compete just about.”
Registration charges have been waived for all 2021 individuals however occasion charges for bowling and golf nonetheless apply, the discharge acknowledged. Registration kinds should be accomplished and returned by Might 15.
Registration kinds can be found on-line at leecountync.gov/departments/seniorservices or on the Lee County Enrichment Middle, 1615 S. Third St., Sanford. For extra data, name 919-776-0501.