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Saturday, Mar 24, 2018 3:30p to 5:30p
8U,9U & 10U Evaluations: 
March 24 Evals NYA 3:30-5:30 for 8’s 9/10’s 
9/10’s rec players only 
8’s whoever wants to play travel  friendship travel tryouts will also be taking place.
8’s will stay til 6 PM for travel tryout. 
Saturday, Mar 24, 2018 5:00p to 6:00p
8U Travel Tryouts: 

 8U Summer Friendship/Travel Team

  • Registration for the 8U Summer Friendship Team is now open on the Newtown Babe Ruth web site. Registration is free, but players registering will need to commit to being able to playing most games (over 50%), which will run through to late July.
  • Teams will be put together through a Draft Process based off of player evaluations.
  • Evaluations for this will occur on March 24th from 5-6pm (immediately following Evaluations for 8U Spring 2018 Rec League). 
  • Practices for Friendship Teams would begin first week in May. There would typically be 1-2 games per week, and games would run through to late July.
  • Machine pitch and USA Certified Bats will be used for Summer Friendship games.
  • Burdick Tournament – The tournament would occur in late June, and be held in Stratford, over the course of 1-2 Weeks. Details to follow as this gets a little closer.
  • Michelle Garrity will be at the Evaluations for any additional questions that parents may have regarding 8USummer Friendship.

Let me know if you need more information, and I will be sharing more information over the coming weeks…


Sean O'Neil

8U Division Director




Tuesday, Apr 3, 2018 8:30p to 9:30p
NBR Monthly Meeting: 

Newtown Babe Ruth will hold its April meeting from 8:30 PM - 9:30 PM in The Lower Meeting Room of the Edmund Town Hall.

Thursday, Apr 5, 2018 2:00p to 7:00p
Field of Dreams: 

Newtown Cultural Arts Commission presents Field of Dreams starring Kevin Costner. The movie will be shown in The Edmund Town Hall at 2 PM and 7 PM on Thursday April 5. Tickets are $3 at the door.

Sat, Apr 7, 2018 9:00a through Sun, Apr 8, 2018 7:00p
Dick's Sporting Good Day: 

Save 20% on everting in the store, Saturday April 7 and Sunday April 8th at Dick's of Danbury.

Saturday, Apr 7, 2018 11:00a to 2:45p
Newtown Nighthawks Futures : 

NHS Head Coach Ian Thoesen is hosting a clinic on the Newtown High School Baseball Field on Saturday April 7th. Please register your child for the free clinic.

Clinic times:


11:00-12:15   7/8’s
12:15-1:30    11/12’s
1:30-2:45      9/10’s
Sunday, Apr 8, 2018 12:00p to 2:00p


                 FAMILY COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT  8’s - 12’s divisions

           12:00PM - 2:00PM 

            Boys will sweeping out barn, organizing tools, walking trails clearing debris 

            Stacking hay bails 

            This is not a drop off parents need to stay and help 

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 5:30p to 10:00p
Cover 2 Fundraiser: 

Cover 2 will donate 10% back to NBR on all purchases.

Saturday, May 19, 2018 8:00a to 3:00p
NBR Picture Day: 

NBR Picture day will take place on Saturday May 19 at The Newtown Middle School.