AJ PARKS & REC - 2023 SUMMER YOUTH BASKETBALL PROGRAMS
With the generous donation from the annual BreakfastBall Golf Tournament, registration fees for the youth leagues has been reduced! Take a look.
YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUES: (Ages 6-8 & 8-11) June 3-July 22
Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is offering recreational youth basketball leagues this summer for boys and girls ages 6-8 and 8-11. The 6-8 year old league will play on Monday and Wednesday evenings and Saturdays at the Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Rd. The 8-11 year old league will play on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at Imagine Prep, 1843 W. 16th Ave. and Saturdays at the MGC. Registration fees are only $15 for the 6-8 year old league and $20 for the 8-11 year old league. Get a $30 per child discount if registered by May 26. This discount is made possible by a donation from JG Inc. and the BreakfastBall 3 Charity Golf Tournament.
VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED!!! Visit the basketball section of www.apachejunctionaz.gov/sports or stop by the MGC to complete the volunteer packet. Official coaches can receive a scholarship for one child.
Leagues kick off with clinics on Saturday, June 3 at the MGC. The clinic for those registered in the 6-8 year old league is at noon and those in the 8-11 year old league is at 1 p.m. Onsite registration may be accepted during the clinic, only if space is available. Attending the clinic is important in helping to balance teams. Leagues will end July 22.
PARENT/TOT BASKETBALL: (Ages 3-5) May 20-June 17
AJ Parks and Recreation is also offering a Parent/Tot basketball program for boys and girls ages 3-5. This program is designed to prepare youth for organized team sports and better prepare parents to become volunteer coaches. Parents will actively work with their children under the fun and inspirational direction of Coach Kim. Parent/Tot basketball will be on Saturdays (5/20, 6/3, 6/10, 6/17) from 11-11:45 a.m. at the MGC (no class on 5/27). Registration is only $30 per child and is limited to the first 20 kids registered!
YOUTH BASKETBALL CAMPS
AJ Parks and Recreation is excited to be working with AJHS Basketball Coach Troy Powell to bring you the following 3-day basketball camps for boys and girls ages 7-13 at Apache Junction High School. Don’t miss this opportunity to get specialized instruction and coaching for your child! Sign up for both camps and get a $10 discount.
June 6-8 / Tue, Wed, Thu / AJHS North Gym / 2-4 pm / $30
June 20-22 / Tue, Wed, Thu / AJHS North Gym / 2-4 pm / $30
For more information on these programs or other programs and services offered by Apache Junction Parks & Recreation, please call 480-983-2181 or visit www.apachejunctionaz.gov/parks. You can also follow AJ Parks and Rec on Facebook by searching AJParksandRec. Online registration is available at www.apachejunctionaz.gov/onlinereg and click on the Youth Sports tab.