Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano has announced that Old Bethpage Village Restoration will be holding an Old Time Base Ball Clinic on Saturday, September 17th or Sunday, October 9th.
Ever wanted to play baseball as it was at its beginnings? Now is your chance! Join our Old Time Baseball Clinic and become a member of the Old Bethpage Village Barnstormers! Kids will learn the history, rules and 19th century terminology of the game. They will also play a game with wooden bats and period reproduction baseballs!
The Old Time Base Ball clinic is open to children ages 12-14 and pre-registration is required. The fee is $45.00 for one child and $75.00 for two children. Please call (516) 572-8400 to register.
Old Bethpage Village Restoration provides visitors with a unique and wonderful opportunity to step back in time and experience life in a recreated mid-19th Century American village set on more than 200 acres. Hours are Wednesday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Entrance fees are: $10 for adults, $7 for children (5 – 12), seniors and volunteer firefighters. Old Bethpage Village Restoration is located at 1303 Round Swamp Road in Old Bethpage (Exit 48 of the Long Island Expressway).
For more information about Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation and Museum, please call: (516) 572-0200, or visit the website at: www.nassaucountyny.gov/parks.