Monday, October 15, 2018

Four New Members Join Little League® International Advisory Board

New Advisory Board Members (L to R): Derek Lisby, Perry Pierce, Roman Jones, and Carl Thompson. This October, during its annual fall meeting in Williamsport, four dedicated Little League® volunteers were named the newest District Administrators to join the Little League International Advisory Board. (Courtesy of Little League® Baseball and Softball)
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – This October, during its annual fall meeting in Williamsport, four dedicated Little League® volunteers were named the newest District Administrators to join the Little League International Advisory Board.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Video Spotlighting History of the Little League Baseball® World Series Wins 2018 ISHY Award



“It All Started Here” highlights the impact that the Little League Baseball® World Series has had on all those who have made it to Williamsport.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (October 11, 2018) – The World of Little League®: Museum and Official Store was recently named the recipient of a 2018 ISHY Award, as presented by the International Sports Heritage Association (ISHA), for a feature spotlighting the history of the Little League Baseball® World Series (LLBWS). “It All Started Here,” a video produced for Little League® International by 20/20 Visual Media, shares the reflections of a variety of LLBWS graduates on their experience in Williamsport and how those summers were just the beginning of a successful life in sports and impacting others.

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Art Event Scheduled for October 14 at the World of Little League® Museum

A file photo by John Green
No experience necessary in order to register for the event.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (October 3, 2018) – For the second time this year, guests of the World of Little League®Museum and Official Store will have the opportunity to learn to paint inside the iconic museum as part of a “Art at the Museum” event with local artist, Amanda M. Emig, on Sunday, October 14, starting at 2 p.m.

Lamade Stadium, Home of the Little League Baseball® World Series, Gets Fresh Look

Courtesy of Little League® Baseball and Softball

Courtesy of Little League® Baseball and Softball
The field of iconic Lamade Stadium gets a complete resurfacing for the first time since 2009.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (October 3, 2018) – For the first time in nearly a decade, the playing field at the iconic Howard J. Lamade Stadium, home of the Little League Baseball® World Series each August, received a full resurfacing this off-season.

Monday, October 1, 2018

Dates and Locations Set for Little League® International 2020 Regional Roundtables and 2022 Congress Events

Little League Chairman and CEO Stephen Keener. (File Photo by John Green)
Five regional roundtables will be held in for District Administrators and Assistant District Administrators throughout the United States in 2020; Congress to return to Anaheim for first time since 1987.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (October 1, 2018) – Following the conclusion of the Little League® International Congress in January 2018, the dates and locations for the 2020 Little League Regional Roundtables and 28th Little League International Congress have officially been announced.

Friday, September 7, 2018

World of Little League® Museum Joins Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th Annual Museum Day Live! Celebration

Visitors will receive free admission on September 22 with a downloadable Museum Day Live! ticket.
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (September 7, 2018) – The World of Little League® Museum and Official Store will be providing free entry on Saturday, Sept. 22, as part of Smithsonian Magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day Live!

The initiative involves museums throughout the United States emulating the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based facilities, which offer free admission every day. Visitors are required to download a Museum Day Live! ticket, which can be found at Smithsonian.com/MuseumDay.

Smithsonian recognizes the extraordinary power of museums, and other cultural institutions, to provide visitors with insight and inspiration. The event represents a nationwide commitment to boundless curiosity and the pursuit of knowledge wherever you are.