TRURO - The Knights of Columbus are hosting the 42nd annual Basketball Free Throw contest later this month.
The event will be held Jan. 25 at 1 p.m. at Redcliff Middle School and is open to Colchester County boys and girls from age 8 to 14.
There is no entry fee and participants receive free pizza and pop afterwards along with a shoulder patch and certificate of participation.
The winners of each age group receive a trophy and move on to regional and provincial championships.
Entry forms are available through the Colchester Basketball Association, Colchester County schools, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at the door on competition day.
The competition has been held since 1972 with more than five million children in five countries taking part.