Hoop! There it is! Kirkland youth basketball league offers play and learning


Calling all youth hoopsters!  Register now for Kirkland’s youth basketball league (third through sixth grades) and have fun developing skills, learning teamwork, and making friends. Kirkland’s program offers equal play and a positive learning environment. Register online at www.kirklandparks.net, or by calling 425-587-3336 until October 25, 2013. The fee is $92.00 and includes a team jersey. Practice begins the week of December 2, 2013 and games begin January 11, 2014 at various elementary and middle schools in the Lake Washington School District.

Teams will benefit from working with dedicated, qualified and encouraging volunteer coaches who will lead players 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 about Kirkland’s Youth Basketball League, go towww.kirklandwa.gov/youthathletics.