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Youth Basketball Instructional League


The Youth Basketball League is over for 2015. Check back here in fall for information about Winter 2016 season!

We’ll teach your first or second grader the basics of basketball in our Youth Basketball Instructional League! League is open to both boys and girls. Practice/scrimmages will be held on Saturdays, Jan 31 - Mar 7, for an hour. The first two weeks will be practice only and the next four weeks will be split between 30 minutes of practice & 30 minutes for scrimmaging. 


Times for practices/scrimmages will be anywhere between 9am-2:00pm and will last for one hour. No experience is necessary! A mini size basketball will be used for all practices/games. Teams are organized by Park District (player requests not taken).


Volunteers are needed to coach the teams along with refereeing the scrimmagesIMG_9318. Interested adults should contact Dan Schaffer at 708.725.2104 or via email. There will be a mandatory coaches meeting on Monday, January 26th at 6pm at  Barrie Center. At least one coach per team should attend this meeting. We will be discussing the season, handing out rosters & going over the schedules.


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