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  • Youth Basketball Leagues

    Youth of all ability levels, from the first time hoopster to the backyard superstar, will learn the skills necessary to enjoy the sport of basketball for life. Under the instruction of volunteer coaches, participants will develop techniques, knowledge and strategy with emphasis on fun, sportsmanship and fair play.

    Leagues at Lakeview Recreation Center

    • Practices will be held for one hour (at 5:30 or 6:30 pm)  beginning the second week. Practices will be held on Mondays or Thursdays.

    • Games will be played on Saturday mornings at Lakeview Recreation Center.

    • Parent-Athlete-Coach (PAC) Meetings are mandatory and take place at Lakeview Recreation Center.

       Dates: 1/21-3/14

    Grade               Practice Days          PAC Meeting              Fee-R/NR

     

    5 years – K                  M, Sa         W: 1/21, 5:30 pm                 $59/$64

    1st-2nd                       M, Sa          W: 1/21, 5:30 pm                $59/$64

    1st-2nd                       W, Sa         W: 1/21, 5:30 pm                $59/$64

    3rd-4th                        M, Sa          W: 1/21, 6:15 pm                $59/$64

    3rd-4th                        W, Sa         W: 1/21, 6:15 pm                $59/$64

    Adult Men’s Basketball League

    These leagues are for recreational teams. Each team will play an 8 game season at Lakeview Recreation Center.
    Mondays, 3/23-5/11 • Fee: $415 per team
    Questions? Contact Nick McDuffee at 681-2867 or
    nmcduffee@peoriaparks.org.

    Basketball Classes

    Basketball for Youth: Ages 8-12

    Register here.

    Day-Date                             Time

    W: 2/11-3/25                  6:20-8:00 pm

    Learn and practice the basic skills of basketball and play a game each class. Taught by experienced youth basketball instructor Greg Joyce, lessons emphasize individual skill development in dribbling, passing and cutting and confidence and teamwork in game play. Suitable for beginning and intermediate players. During games, players are matched by height and ability. Bring your own basketball for skill instruction and shooting practice. A limited number of basketballs will be available at class.

    Location: Kellar School

    Fee-R/NR: $39/$45

    Basketball for Youth Extra

    Register here.

    Learn and practice additional basketball skills and play a game each class. Participants should have some previous experience with basic skills. In this class, students will learn additional dribbling skills, setting screens, cutting and moving without the ball and defense. During games, players are matched by height and ability. Bring your own basketball for skill instruction and shooting practice. A limited number of basketballs will be available at class.

    Age: 8-12

    Location: Kellar School

    Fee-R/NR: $15/$18

    Day-Date                              Time

    W: 4/8-4/22                     6:20-8:00 pm

    Basketball at Proctor

    Boys Middle School Basketball League

    Grades 5-6 and 7-8 boys. School or travel teams are welcome to play during this off season league. Fee: $12 per player.

    Session runs October 20 to December 8 • Monday 5-8 pm at Proctor Center, 309 S. DuSable.
    Register online, at Noble Center or Proctor Center for this basketball league.

     

     Men’s Adult Basketball Leagues at Proctor Recreation Center

    Competitive men’s 18 and over basketball league. Some of the region’s best players, along with those from surrounding areas, make these some of the best leagues around. Get the best ten players on your team and join our league! Trophies awarded to the winners. Games played on Wednesday evenings.

    Age: 18+   Fee: – $200/team

    Session runs December 10 through March 11 • 6-10 pm at Proctor Center, 309 S. DuSable.
    Register online, at Noble Center or Proctor Center for this basketball league.