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Early Registration for Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball & Pee Wee Opens Monday, November 21

November 18, 2022 – News

Early registration for Parks & Recreation’s Youth Basketball League (ages 6 to 14) and Pee Wee Basketball (age 5) opens Monday, November 21 at 8 a.m. Early registration runs through December 4 and costs $55 for Youth Basketball. Starting December 5, Youth Basketball registration costs increases to $65. Pee Wee Basketball (age 5) has a registration fee of $35. Register online (look under “Youth & Teen”) starting Monday, November 21 at 8 a.m.

Space is limited and registration is first come, first served. Once a division is full, kids will automatically be placed on the waitlist. Scholarships are available; contact Recreation Coordinator Amanda Lovejoy at (907) 586-2635 ext. 4156 or amanda.lovejoy@juneau.org for more information.

Youth Basketball League is about skill development, fun, and sportsmanship for newcomers and returning players. The season runs January 9 – March 11. Age divisions 6-7, 8-9, and 10-11 will be refereed by coaches; age division 12-14 will have referees. Kids will practice once a week for one hour. Games will take place on Saturday between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Kids must turn 6 years old by January 14, 2023 in order to play.

Pee Wee Basketball is for boys and girls age 5. The season runs January 14 – February 18. Kids will practice skills once a week on Saturday for an hour, six weeks total. Kids must turn 5 by January 14, 2023 in order to play.

Youth Basketball relies on volunteer coaches and parent volunteers. If you’re interested, contact Recreation Coordinator Amanda Lovejoy at (907) 586-2635 ext. 4156 or amanda.lovejoy@juneau.org for more information.