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Placerville Ducks Unlimited will celebrate its 35th anniversary Friday, May 10 when it holds its annual dinner/raffle/silent auction at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds from 6 p.m. to 10:30. Tickets, $65 individual/$600 for a table package of eight, are limited. RSVP to ensure a spot. There will be an auction and games and drawings for lots of chances to win prizes. The raffle’s grand prize is a 2013 Polaris Ranger. All tickets include DU membership, hats, hosted bar and dinner. The table package includes the aforementioned along with two, $100 raffle packages. Buy tickets online at ducks.org or contact Todd Reynolds at 530-676-1288.
Join Union Mine varsity boys coach Mike Verbitsky and staff at the Fast Break Basketball Camp June 3-6 at Union Mine High School. Camp is for boys and girls in grades 2-8. Grades 2-4 is from 9 a.m. to noon and cost $50 while grades 5-8 runs from 9 a.m. till 3 p.m. and the cost is $100. T-shirt included. For information call 530-363-8944.
The Hangtown’s Women’s Tennis Club is sponsoring the 27th annual Hangtown Junior Tennis Clinic June 3-7 at Union Mine High. Under the direction of Clinic Director Martha Downing, a certified tennis professional and former Director of Tennis at Millennium SportsClub El Dorado in Shingle Springs, the clinic is for boys and girls age 12-to-18. Racquets and balls will be provided but participants are asked to bring your own water. The Fee is $25/$15 for second child, includes t-shirt. Times are 8:30 a.m. to 10 for beginners to low intermediates; 10-11:30 for intermediate to advanced. Register by May 27. For questions, call Martha at 530-677-5318 or e-mail her at email@example.com.