Calling all youth basketball hoopsters! Boys and girls, grades third through sixth, can have fun developing skills, learning teamwork and making friends, while playing basketball. The City of Kirkland’s Youth Basketball League features equal play and a positive learning environment for youth sport. Register online at kirklandparks.net, or by calling 425-587-3336 by October 26. The fee is $101 plus tax for residents and includes a team jersey. Practice begins the week of November 30, 2015 and games begin January 9, 2016 at various elementary and middle schools in the Lake Washington School District.
Players will benefit from working with dedicated, qualified and encouraging volunteer coaches, who will lead through positive interactions and encourage sportsmanship. Interested volunteer coaches are encouraged to call 425-587-3360 for a coach’s application.
The City of Kirkland’s Youth Basketball League, which is sponsored in part by Land O’ Frost, is committed to promoting health and wellness. For more information, go to kirklandwa.gov/youthathletics.