Free kids raceThe Kennett Area Park and Recreation Board will hold its fifth annual Kids Cross Country Race on Thursday, July 31 at 7 p.m. in the Anson B. Nixon Park. The 1.5-mile race is free, and open to all children ages 14-and-under. Awards will be given to the top-two male and female finishers in the following age groups: 6-and-under, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14. For questions, information about pre-registration or to volunteer, contact Hannah Christopher at 610-925-5158 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Race day registration will begin at 6 p.m. on July 31 at the main pavilion in Anson B. Nixon Park.
Registration for the Southern Chester County Soccer Association's fall recreational league is open until Aug. 8. The season begins on Sept. 7 and the program is for players ages 4 to 17 years old (except those on high school varsity teams). Cost to register is $55, and can be done online at www.sccsasoccer.com. Financial assistance is available. All games are played at either Unionville High School or Charles F. Patton Middle School.