|Itty Biddy & Biddy Basketball programs offered in late October|
The programs are: Itty Biddy Basketball Clinic for boys and girls age four with a parent, a Biddy Basketball Clinic for girls and boys ages five to eight , and a Biddy Basketball Advanced Clinic for ages seven to nine. All three programs begin Saturday, Oct. 25.
These programs are offered at the at the Roeland Park Sports Dome, 4850 Rosewood, Roeland Park, and at the Okun Fieldhouse at the Mid-America Sports Complex West, 20200 Johnson Drive. Search for the keyword "basketball" to find these programs in the JCPRD’s Activities Catalog and online listings.
Biddy Basketball Clinic provides participants with instruction in the fundamentals of basketball. Ball-handling techniques, passing, dribbling, shooting, team work, and basic concepts of team strategy are covered with emphasis on sportsmanship. At Okun, a sessions for five-year-olds begins at 9 a.m., while a session for six-year-olds begins at 10 a.m. At Roeland Park, a session for five- to six-year-olds will take place at 9 a.m., while a session for ages seven and eight will take place at 10 a.m. The cost for six 50-minute sessions is $50 for Johnson County residents or $55 for nonresidents.
Biddy Basketball Clinic Advanced is a six-week program of practices and games for ages seven through nine. Teams will be formed during the first class. This class is offered at 11 a.m. at both Okun and Roeland Park. The cost for six 50-minute sessions is $50 for Johnson County residents or $55 for nonresidents.
Itty Biddy Basketball Clinic is designed to help develop fundamental skills in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Topics to be covered include ball-handling, passing, shooting, and sportsmanship. A parent must participate with their child in this program. This program is offered at 8 a.m. The cost for four 40-minute 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, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com.