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HOOPS FOR TEENS: The Midget Basketball League, for ages 13-15, runs from March 1 to May 1 at the MLK Community Center (401 South 8th Street in Wilmington). Registration is open until Feb. 19. Practices are Monday and Wednesday nights and games are Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Register online or call (910) 341-0057.

FURRY FUNDRAISER: Camellia Cottage Bed & Breakfast (118 South Fourth Street, Wilmington) dedicates the month of February to Sparkfest. They will donate all pet fees received during the month to Monty's Home, the local doggie rescue/adoption organization that has many services for furry friends in need. Call (910) 763-9171 for more details. 

A NEW YOU: Express YMCA (11 South Kerr Avenue, Wilmington) offers a 10-Week Team Weight Loss Challenge beginning Feb. 10. The cost of $225 includes weekly wellness seminars, team shirt, nutrition tips, workouts, weigh-ins, support, and prizes. Register before Jan. 15 and save $25. Non-YMCA members welcome. Register online or call (910) 251-9622 for more phentermine 37.5mg online

CALL FOR ARTISTS:  Wilmington Art Association (WAA) invites artists to submit work for its 36th Annual Juried Spring Show and Sale, scheduled for April 7-15, during the annual North Carolina Azalea Festival. The show is open to ages 18 and older and include original works in painting, pastel, drawing, printmaking, photography, digital imaging, fiber art, mixed media and three-dimensional work. Monetary and merchandise awards will be in excess of $4,000. Please go online to see a full Prospectus or call (910) 343-4370. Deadline is Feb. 26.

FUN ON THE FANTAIL: Tickets are now available for Caine Mutiny Court-Martial, a Thalian Association Community Theatre production to be staged in July on the fantail of the Battleship North Carolina. The play is based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Herman Wouk. Also planned is a special 4th of July performance with City of Wilmington fireworks to follow. Call (910) 251-1788 for more details.