Youth and recreation leagues are forming, camps and classes are taking place, tryouts are being scheduled and more is going on around the region.

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Baseball

Big League Edge Summer Camps — for ages 8U-18U are July 8-18 in Kent for position-specific training and overall mechanics. $150 to $250. Instruction from current SU and PLU coaches. Details: 253-333-2158 or visit www.BigLeagueEdge.com

Elite Pitcher’s Velocity Training Camp — is being instructed by a local college coach through Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. Limited enrollment. Contact for details. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net

Hitting, Pitching and Throwing Lessons — are being offered by local area college coaches through Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. Contact for more details. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net

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Nike Baseball Camp — for boys ages 8-12 is Aug. 12-15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dodd Field in Issaquah with Baseball Jazz and Steve Goucher. Details: 800-NIKE-CAMP or visit www.ussportscamps.com/baseball/nike/

Toyota Baseball Seeks Coaches — for 14U, 15U and 16U for the 2014 season. Please e-mail your resume. We prefer coaches with college playing experience. Details: Kevin Frey at 425-591-5815 or e-mail kevin@toyotabaseball.com

Basketball

2013 Lorenzo Romar Camps — for boys grades 4-12 are taking place at Edmundson Pavilion throughout the summer. See website for camp types, dates and prices. Details: e-mail romarcamps@hotmail.com or visit www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html

Advantage Basketball Advanced Training Academy — in Kenmore features team training and monthly training. See website for details. Details: 425-670-8877 or 425-814-2255, or visit www.advantagebasketballclub.com

Advantage Basketball Summer Camps — are run at numerous locations, including Seattle and Kenmore, for different age groups. See website for specific dates and locations. Details: 425-670-8877 or visit www.advantagebasketball.com

Advantage Basketball Unlimited Training — is available five nights per week for $140/month in Kenmore or Edmonds. See website for more information. Details: 425-670-8877 www.advantagebasketball.com

Basketball Open Gym — is every Saturday year-round from 9-11:30 a.m. at Terrace Park School in Mountlake Terrace. $3.50 to $4. Details: 425-776-9173 or e-mail jbetz@ci.mlt.wa.us

Boys Basketball Camp — for grades 6-10 is June 24-28 from 9-11 a.m. at Inglemoor H.S. in Kenmore. Contact for a registration form. Details: Greg Lowell at 425-408-7308 or e-mail glowell@nsd.org

Emerald City Basketball Academy — summer development program for boys and girls grades 3-8 takes place Fridays starting June 7 from 7-9 p.m. in Seattle. Contact for more information. Details: 206-248-9730 or visit www.ecbahoops.com

Harlem Globetrotters Summer Skills Clinics — for ages 6-12 are at 24 Hour Fitness June 22-24 (Issaquah) and June 25-27 (Everett) from 9-11 a.m., 12:30-2:30 p.m. or 3:30-5:30 p.m. $59. Details: Ruby Ramirez at 602-258-0000, ext. 128 or visit www.harlemglobetrotters.com/clinics

Hoopaholics Summer Camp — for boys and girls grades 2-9 is July 23-26 and/or Aug. 13-16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ballard H.S. Groups will be based on age and skill level. Details: e-mail mike23johnson@hotmail.com or visit www.hoopaholics.com

Lorenzo Romar Mini Dribbler Camp — for boys and girls ages 5-9 is July 1-3 from 9 a.m. to noon at Edmundson Pavilion to learn basic skills in a noncompetitive atmosphere. $150. Details: e-mail romarcamps@hotmail.com or visit www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html

Mountlake Terrace Hawks Basketball Camp — for boys and girls ages 7-15 is June 19-21 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace H.S. Campers receive free T-shirt and water bottle. $55 to $60. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

NBI Summer Basketball Camps — for boys ages 8-15 are July 15-19 or July 29 to Aug. 2 at Bothell H.S. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See website for more information. Details: 425-487-1342 or visit www.nwbball.com

NBI Summer Basketball Shooting and Ball Handling — session is Aug. 5-9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bothell H.S. for boys and girls ages 8-15. See website for more information. Details: 425-487-1342 or visit www.nwbball.com

Sealth Basketball and Life Skills Camps — for boys and girls grades 2-9 are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chief Sealth H.S. in Seattle. Camps start June 17, June 24, Aug. 12 and Aug. 19 (advanced concepts). Details: e-mail caslingsby@seattleschools.org or visit chiefsealthhs.seattleschools.org

Seattle Prep Girls Summer Hoop Camp — for grades 7-9 is June 24-28 from 8:30-11:30 a.m. $100. See website for more information and to register. Details: 206-325-2400, ext. 9984 or visit http://http://www.seaprep.org/summerprep“>www.seaprep.org/summerprep

Summer Basketball Camps — for boys and girls grades 3-8 are July 15-18 and July 22-25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lynnwood H.S. run by Lynnwood players and coaches. Space is limited. Details: Michael Richards at 425-431-1373 or e-mail richardsm@edmonds.wednet.edu

Watts Basketball Year-Round Training — is for competitive boys, girls, coaches and teams of all levels who want to advance their game. Pricing and locations vary. Details: 206-420-2064 or visit www.wattsbasketball.com

Coaching

Youth and Sports Fitness — seeks volunteer coaches ages 16 and up for the spring soccer (Robinswood Community Park) and track and field (Tillicum Middle School) season. Details: 425-452-6881 or visit www.bellevuewa.gov/youth_sports.htm

Football

Puget Sound Football Camp — for grades 4-9 is June 20-22 from 9 a.m. to noon at Kent-Meridian H.S. Non-contact camp with Kentridge coach Marty Osborn and his staff. $90. Details: Marty Osborn at 253-373-4248 or 253-891-2294, or visit www.kentridgefootball.com

University of Washington Summer Camps — are offering strength and condition camp, 7-on-7 passing camp, fundamentals camp and more. See website for camp types, times, ages, cost and to register. Details: visit www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html

Golf

Puget Sound Golf Association — invites you to play at a variety of courses in the region at guest rates, including Chambers Bay (May 27-28, $85), Plateau Club (June 24) and Sahalee (Oct. 14). Details: 206-226-5332 or 206-634-3251, or e-mail agagolfer@yahoo.com

Gymnastics

Gym Dawgs Camps — are June 24, July 22 or Aug. 5 at the University of Washington. See website for more information and to register. Details: 206-799-2164 or visit www.gymdawgscamp.com

Seattle Pacific Falcons Gymnastics Center — offers year-round training and summer sessions. See website for information about the recreational program and current team program. Details: 206-281-2883 or visit www.spu.edu/depts/fgc/

Miscellaneous

Edmonds Summer Sports Camps — for ages 3-14 include baseball, football, soccer, track and field, tennis and more, and are taking place throughout the summer. See website for details. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org

Highline Public Schools Summer Sports Camps — are offering basketball, swimming, tennis, soccer, football, volleyball, wrestling and more in south King County. See websites for times, locations and cost. Details: 206-433-2418 www.highlineschools.org/athletics/

Ironman World Championship eBay Auction — to benefit the University Family YMCAs Partners With Youth Annual Campaign will auction one entry per week until May 26. Contact for more information. Details: 206-382-4368 or visit www.universityfamilyymca.org

Moyer Foundation Season of Camps for Children — offers free bereavement camps for children who have suffered the loss of a parent, sibling or other influence (Camp Erin), or addiction in the family (Camp Mariposa). Details: 206-298-1217 or visit www.moyerfoundation.org

Nike Sports Camps at Seattle University — are offering tennis, soccer, volleyball, basketball, swimming, golf, baseball and more this summer. See website for camp types, times and to register. Details: visit www.goseattleu.com

Seattle Pacific Summer Youth Camps — will feature basketball, soccer, volleyball and running. See website for camp information, dates and times, and to register. Details: visit spufalcons.com

Seattle Prep Athletic Camps — for grades 5-7 are being offered throughout June and July. All camps run by current varsity coaches. See website for camp types, dates, times and prices. Details: 206-325-2400 or visit www.seaprep.org/summerprep

Skyhawks Summer Camps — for different ages is offering golf, lacrosse, baseball, flag football, tennis, soccer and more at Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

Sports Collectors Association’s Summer Convention — is June 1 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.) and June 2 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) at Meridian Park Elementary in Shoreline. $2 admission. Children under 7 free. Details: 206-795-4683 or visit www.wssca.net

Step Up to the Plate for Todd McDougall — is asking every head baseball coach in the state to raise $100 to help support McDougall, who has been diagnosed with an in operable brain tumor, and his family. Details: Brian Jackson at 253-683-6263 or visit bjackson@bethelsd.org

Running

Color Me Rad 5K — is Aug. 10 at Marymoor Park in Redmond to benefit Seattle Children’s Hospital. See website for information, prices and to register. Details: e-mail info@colormerad.com or visit www.colormerad.com

Cougar Mountain Trail Run Series — returns to Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park with a new format that includes more opportunities to race through this one-of-a-kind park. Details: visit www.seattlerunningclub.org/CMTRS

Run of the Mill 5K — to help support the victims of the Boston Marathon, local cancer charities and local high school athletics is July 6 in the Mill Creek Town Center. Details: e-mail info@cfundingmortgage.com or visit www.mcrunofthemill.com

Soccer

Sounders FC Scoring School — for boys and girls ages 6-14 is July 19, July 26, Aug. 2, Aug. 9 and Aug. 16 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila. $200. Details: 425-203-8315 or visit www.soundersfc.com

Sounders FC Summer Camps — for boys and girls ages 4-15 are taking place July and August all over Puget Sound for half day ($160) or full day ($230). See website for dates and locations. Details: 425-203-8315 or visit www.soundersfc.com

Sounders Women and U23 Pre-match Clinics — for boys and girls ages 6-18 begin two hours before each Sounders Women and Sounders U23 home match. $100. Includes two grandstand tickets. Details: 425-203-8315 www.soundersfc.com

WestSound FC Soccer Camps — are taking place in Silverdale and Bremerton. See website for different camp types, locations, costs and to register. Details: e-mail info@westsoundfc.org or visit www.westsoundfc.org/programs/camps/

Softball

Adult Men’s and Coed Summer Softball Leagues — start June 4 at Meadowdale Playfields in Lynnwood through The City of Edmonds. $712/team for 10 officiated games and playoffs for top teams. Details: Todd at 425-771-0229 or visit www.reczone.org

Champs Camps Youth Softball and Kickball Camps — for grades 1-12 are being offered in Shoreline starting in June/July. See website for more information. Details: 206-420-4625 or visit www.champssportsleagues.com

Mountlake Terrace Men’s, Women’s and Coed Leagues — are taking registrations through June 2. Games begin the week of June 23. $701/team for five doubleheaders and playoffs for top teams. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit www.mltrec.com

University of Washington Softball Camps — are offering a hitting clinic, pitching clinic, advanced skills position play clinics and more. See website for camp types, dates, costs and to register. Details: 425-736-7916 or visit collegesoftballcamps.com/softball/huskies

Swimming

Edmonds Yost Pool Swim Team — for ages 5-18 practices Monday through Thursday June 24 to Aug. 15 with meets on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings. $181 to $208. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org

Tennis

Aces Tennis — of Renton is offering tournaments, flights and private lessons, and is also putting together USTA mixed doubles and USTA junior teams. Details: 425-235-9495 or visit www.acestennis.net

Edmonds Adult and Youth Tennis Lessons — start the week of June 18 for adults ($36 to $42) and June 24 for youth ($33 to $38). See website for dates and times. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org

University of Washington Tennis Camps — for advanced beginners and up ages 9-18 are Mondays through Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. $425. See website for dates and to register. Details: 425-205-5601 or visit abcsportscamps.com/uwtennis

Track and field

University of Washington Lil’ Dawg Camp — introduction to all track and field events is July 8-11 from 9-11:30 a.m. for ages 5-9 at the UW Outdoor Track. $145. Details: 206-790-6824 or visit www.washingtontrackcamps.com

University of Washington Summer Camp — covering all track and field events is July 8-11 from noon to 5 p.m. for ages 10-18 at the UW Outdoor Track. $245. Details: 206-790-6824 or visit www.washingtontrackcamps.com

Volleyball

Champs Camps Youth Volleyball Participation Camps — for grades 1-12 are being offered in Shoreline starting in June/July. See website for more information. Details: 206-420-4625 or visit www.champssportsleagues.com

Champs Sports Adult Recreational Coed Volleyball — plays on the grass at Greenlake starting in June. See website for more information. Details: 206-420-4625 or visit www.champssportsleagues.com

Cougar Volleyball High School Team Camp — is July 10-13 in Pullman with WSU head coach Jen Greeny and her staff. $315/person including overnight accommodations and meals. Details: 509-335-7169 or visit www.wsucougars.com/camps/volleyball.html

Cougar Volleyball Individual All-Skills Camp — for grades 7-12 is July 7-10 in Pullman with WSU head coach Jen Greeny. $350 overnight, $295 commuters with meals, $245 commuters with no meals. Details: 509-335-7169 or visit www.wsucougars.com/camps/volleyball.html

Cougar Volleyball Youth Camp — for grades 1-6 is June 13-14 from 9-11:30 a.m. in Pullman with WSU head coach Jen Greeny and her staff. $60. Details: 509-335-7169 or visit www.wsucougars.com/camps/volleyball.html

Marysville Youth Volleyball — for ages 7-15 is June 19 to Aug. 17 at Strawberry Fields Athletic Complex on Wednesdays (6-7 p.m.) and Saturdays (9-10 a.m.) through the USYVL. Details: 888-988-7985 or visit www.USYVL.org

WSU Summer Satellite Camps — are available with limited dates in June and July. Will take place at local schools and cost $100 to $150 depending on desired camp hours. Details: 509-335-7169 or visit www.wsucougars.com/camps/volleyball.html

Mail items to: Recreation Datebook, c/o Seattle Times Sports, P.O. Box 70, Seattle, WA 98111 (include phone number for confirmation). Fax: 206-464-3255. E-mail: sports@seattletimes.com.