Program includes drills, scrimmages

The six-week Pigskin Princess flag football program begins in Geering Park in Fishkill on Sunday, April 3. The first session, for 3 to 5 year olds, starts at 11 a.m., and the second, for 6 to 8 year olds, at noon.

A pigskin princess takes a snap (photo provided)
A pigskin princess takes a snap (photo provided)

Founded by social worker Laura Bagnarol, the program includes drills, agility activities, obstacle courses and scrimmages, as well as a “strong girl” discussion each week that will focus on a woman currently in the news. The project also will be taking part as a team in the Krazy Kids Inflatable Fun Run on May 21 at Barton Orchards in Poughquaq (

The cost for Pigskin Princess is $100; to register, or call 845-803-1749. The project also offers a $150 morning summer camp from June 27 to July 1 at Fishkill Recreation for girls ages 7 to 9.

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