One-pitch softball to benefit creative playground

A one-pitch men's slowpitch benefit softball tournament will be played Aug. 15-16 at Young's Field in New Milford.

Proceeds will be used to help build a new creative playground at Pettibone School.

The team entry fee will be $150. Checks payable to the New Milford playground fund may be sent to Carl and Michelle Johnson, 6 Jewel Lane, New Milford, CT 06776.

Cost would be $175 and payable by cash if paid after Aug. 9. Signup will close Aug. 11.

For information, call (860) 210-7988 or e-mail