Shooting Stars Program

Coming again in March and April 2023 – Open to all kids of any need

Our Shooting Stars soccer program is open to all children ages 5-18 with physical, mental or emotional special needs

Spring 2023 Dates:March 17th (Opening Day!), March 24th, March 31st, & April 14th from 6:30pm – 7:30pm (Make-Up dates planned for April 21st and April 28th)
Location:Freedom Park, 100 Raincliff Road, Sykesville, MD 21784
Cost:NO COST (Pre-registration is required!)
Includes:All players receive a tee shirt, a soccer ball, medallion (final night) … and a fun experience!  

The Freedom Optimist Shooting Stars program offers children with physical, intellectual, and/or emotional disabilities an opportunity to enjoy the game of soccer in a safe and supportive community environment. Use the registration button below to register your Stars Player. Or for more information contact

Come out and be a Volunteer/Mentor!
Be part of the experience as a volunteer or mentor! Youth Mentors (ages 12 and older) and Adult Volunteers must also pre-register using the button below. Adult Volunteers will get a T-shirt on the first night. Volunteers and Mentors should plan to be on hand 5:30pm – 8pm on Opening Day, and 6pm – 8pm on other dates.

And a BIG THANK YOU to our Shooting Stars Clinic Sponsors! Click Here to see the list of wonderful groups who helped make this event possible.

Interested in being a Sponsor? Click here for more information.