• High school holding open gym for students interested in badminton

    Bellefonte Area High school is holding open gym for students interested in playing badminton. It will be held 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays in the auxiliary gymnasium at the high school. The first session is June 11.

    Physical education teacher Tina Rhoades said students of all skill levels are welcome. There will be six courts set up with plenty of playing opportunity. Equipment will also be provided.

    When arriving at the school, park in the student lot located at the right side of the building as if looking at the front of the school. Please enter the building from the side gymnasium entrance. Once inside the building, take your first right and enter the gymnasium. Restrooms are located outside the gym area.

    Other dates are June 18 and 25, July 16, 23 and 30 and Aug. 6, 13 and 20. Dates are subject to change. For more information, contact frhoades@basd.net.