Annapolis is accepting sports equipment donations for “Pass, Pick & Play” – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The City of Annapolis accepts gently used sports equipment for its annual “Pass, Pick & Play” event that helps underserved families obtain equipment they otherwise could not afford.

By March 11, the city will accept equipment for the following sports:

  • baseball
  • soft ball
  • basketball
  • hockey/skating
  • soccer
  • the Crosse
  • Field hockey
  • volleyball
  • tennis

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The city will not accept weights, golf clubs, bicycles, bicycle helmets, sneakers, and broken or damaged items.

Lachlan Armstrong, a junior at The Key School and co-founder of the initiative, said organizers of the event, now in its fifth year, had to find creative ways to distribute the equipment during the pandemic. .

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Now the event returns to the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center on March 11 from 10 a.m. to noon.

“I look forward to helping kids choose new equipment – ​​I really love seeing the smiles on their faces as they try on cleats, swing a bat or kick a soccer ball,” Armstrong said.

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Donations are accepted at the following locations:

  • “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center at 273 Hilltop Lane
  • Calvary United Methodist Church at 301 Rowe Blvd.
  • The Key School at 534 Hillsmere Blvd.
  • Discoveries: The Mall Library at 2250 Annapolis Mall Road

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