The County of Newberry Recreation Department will offer a kick-off basketball clinic from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 16 at the Newberry County YMCA. The clinic will focus on fundamental skills and will include drills, scrimmages and contests, and is a great way to prepare for the upcoming basketball season. No previous experience is necessary. The clinic is for kindergarten age through eighth grade. Registration forms can be downloaded at www.newberrycounty.net/recreation. For more information, contact Gerdi Lake at 924-8328 or Walter Jacobs at 276-9936.