TICONDEROGA - Ticonderoga Elks Lodge 1494 will hold its hoop shoot Saturday, Dec. 11, at Ticonderoga Middle School. Registration will be 10-11 a.m. with competition at 11 a.m. Lunch and awards will follow the event. The contest is open to boys and girls ages 8-13 from Ticonderoga Putnam, Crown Point, Moriah, Schroon Lake and St. Mary's schools. Participants must bring proof of age. For information call Mike Shaw at 585-6699.