|Dec. 19 is Deadline for Winter Break Basketball Camp Registration|
Dec. 19 is the registration deadline for a Winter Break Basketball Camp for boys and girls in grades kindergarten through six being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District.
Basketball camp will take place at the Okun Fieldhouse, located within the Mid-America West Sports Complex, 20200 Johnson Drive, Shawnee. The program will be staffed by local high school coaches and players, who will stress the fundamentals of basketball including instruction in offensive and defensive skills and limited scrimmage games. Participants will receive a camp T-shirt. The camp director is Anita Vanderpool, Head Girl's Basketball Coach at Maranatha. Search for the keyword "basketball" to find this program in the JCPRD’s Activities Catalog and online listings.
Camp sessions will take place Wednesday Dec. 26 through Friday, Dec. 28. Basketball Camp for participants in kindergarten through second grade will meet at 3 p.m. The cost for three 90-minute sessions is $30 for Johnson County residents or $33 for nonresidents. Basketball Camp for participants in third through sixth grade will meet at 1 p.m. The cost for three two-hour sessions is $40 for Johnson County residents or $44 for nonresidents.
The JCPRD's ACTIVITIES catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, visit the District's website at www.jcprd.com