Sign-ups for the Atchison Recreation Indoor and Outdoor Soccer programs will be accepted until Friday, Aug. 18, at the Recreation Office at Memorial Hall, 819 Commercial St. Office hours are 9 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. on Monday through Friday.
Coed Indoor Soccer: Boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth grade are eligible to sign up for the coed indoor soccer program. Soccer practices will be held the week of Sept. 5-8. Games will be played on Mondays and Wednesdays starting Sept. 11 and running through the month of October. All practices and games will be held at Memorial Hall.
Outdoor Soccer: Boys and girls in pre-school (must be 4 years of age) through eighth grade are eligible to sign up for the outdoor soccer program. Practices will start the week of Sept. 5. Games will be played on Saturdays starting Sept. 9 and running through the month of October. All practices and games will be held at the Atchison Sports Complex soccer fields.
There is a $20 fee per child for each program and a parent or guardian must sign a permit card. Family discounts and scholarships are available. Those unable to sign up during the scheduled hours or who need more information about the soccer program should contact the Atchison Recreation Commission at 913-367-3352. Online signups for soccer will be accepted at www.atchisonrec.com. There is a $2 convenience fee for online signups.