If you are interested in any of these programs, you may click on the register button below to see class times and availability.
men's basketball league
The Joliet Park District is now offering an adult men's basketball leagues! Teams play 7 games and an end-of-the-season tournament. League size is limited to 8 teams, so sign up early! League and tournament champions will receive championship tee shirts. Registration starts Monday, October 8th and must be done in person at the Joliet Park District!
This program will teach participants the basic skills of basketball to prepare them for the next level of play. Skills that will be taught include dribbling, shooting, offense, and defense. The program will also incorporate fun drills and games that will help develop coordination, balance, and an overall interest in the game of basketball.
The goal of this class is to teach the fundamentals of the game of basketball while also stressing teamwork, sportsmanship, enthusiasm and the benefits of having a positive attitude. We will work on ball handling, passing, shooting, lay ups, defense and overall basketball strategy.
All Star Junior Basketball
This class is the next level up from our Little Hoopsters class. Techniques previously learned will be reviewed and more of an emphasis will be placed on offense, defense, and dribbling through mini games and drills.
3 on 3 Basketball Tournament
Sign your team up for this competitive 3 on 3 co-ed basketball tournament. This will be a one day double elimination basketball tournament. Age groups will be as follows: 8-10; 11-12; 13-14. Teams may play up age divisions. Awards will be given out to the first place team in each division. Registration deadlines are 11/9/16 and 1/13/17 respectively