Youth football signups set

Registration for this season of the Bend youth tackle football program is open from May 7 to June 1. The program is open to kids entering grades 4-6 during the 2007-08 school year.
   The season starts the week of Aug. 20 and continues to Oct. 21. This league includes teams from the Madras area. Those teams will practice in Madras with most games in Bend, primarily on Sunday afternoons.
   The league has a fee of $105 per player. All protective equipment such as a helmet, shoulder pads, football pants will be provided. The league also has a weight limit for ball carriers.
   Registration forms are available at the Pioneer office.
   For more information, call the Bend Metro Park and Recreation district office at (541) 389-7275.