Basketball

Rec Basketball

Grades 1 & 2 Basketball Season

This year’s season will run from January to March on Saturdays only. The first week will be team practice/scrimmages only. Starting on the second week, teams will practice for the first half hour then play a game for the last hour. Coaches will contact the players with all pertinent information and schedules after the Coaches Orientation. Each team will have a roster of up to 10 players. Each participant is guaranteed to play half of the game. The Park District will provide shirts, equipment, and supervised gymnasiums. Children will play against their peers and friends with coaches stressing fundamentals and sportsmanship.

Grades 3 – 8 Basketball Season

The Practice Season will start after winter break and the Game Season will follow. Coaches will contact the players with all pertinent information and schedules after the Coaches Orientation.

Practices are held during the week, with games on Saturday mornings or afternoons. Alternate sites may be designated when we are pre-empted by the site owners and will be designated on the game schedule or by the coaches. Each team will have rosters of up to 10 players. Each participant is guaranteed to play half of the game. The Park District will provide team shirts, equipment, and supervised gymnasiums. Children will play against their peers and friends with coaches stressing fundamentals and sportsmanship.


PLEASE NO TEAMMATE REQUESTS.
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All Teams will be formed based on player evaluations*

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Each year the Recreational Basketball League information is listed in the FALL BROCHURE which is mailed out in mid-late August. There is a set registration deadline. So remember to look for our Brochure in August and hurry in and register.

 

For residents of all ages, the River Forest Park District offers basketball programs year-round.

 

Some of our other basketball offerings include…

 

  • Co-Ed Basketball Pre-Season Clinic
  • Foresters Basketball
  • Adult Basketball
  • Basketball Skills
  • Lil’ Pint Hoops
  • Chicago Bulls Basketball Summer Camp
  • March Madness Open Gym

 

 

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