Winter Youth Programs January 10, 2015 - March 7, 2015
Tiny Tumblers - $50/child
Mandatory Parent Meeting January 21, 2015 at 6:00 PM
Tiny Tumblers begins January 24, 2015.
Tiny Tumblers is an introductory tumbling program for children ages 2-4. Tiny Tumblers is a 6 week program that helps participants understand body control and develop essential motor skills. Participants will practice somersaulting, rolling, and balancing in a safe and fun environment. All participants will receive a participation shirt and 6 weeks of instruction. This class meets on Saturdays at the Clovis Recreation Center from 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM.
Start Smart Basketball - $50/ child
Mandatory Parent Meeting January 20, 2015 at 6:00 PM.
Start Smart Basketball begins January 24, 2015.
Start Smart Basketball teaches children (ages 3-5) the basic motor skills necessary to play organized basketball while they work one-on-one and spend quality time with their parents. The program focuses on teaching children and their parents skills in dribbling/ball handling, passing/catching, shooting and running/agility without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Each child will receive a program shirt and a start smart work book.
This program meets on Saturdays from 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM for 6 weeks, and each week the exercises become increasingly more difficult as the class progresses and the children show improvement.
Tiny Dribblers - $80/ Child
Mandatory Parent Meeting January 6, 2015 at 6:30 PM.
Tiny Dribblers begins January 17, 2015.
Tiny Dribblers is a 8-week instructional league, which helps 5 year-olds understand and break down the game of basketball. Participants will have one practice a week in which they will work on the fundamental skills with a volunteer coach. Modified games will take place on Saturday mornings. Each participant will receive a team shirt, team picture and a participation ribbon. This program will not be possible without volunteer coaches. No basketball experience is required. If you are interested in coaching a team please contact the recreation section at 559-324-2780.
The games will be played on Saturdays from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM.
City of Clovis Youth Basketball League - $115/ player
Mandatory Parent Meeting on January 6, 2015 at 7:00 PM.
The Youth Basketball Leagues begins January 10, 2015.
This youth league is for kids ages 6-12* and teaches fundamental basketball in a league setting. The 8U group will practice on Monday and Wednesday for one hour each. The 10U will practice on Tuesday and Thursday for one hour each. The 12U will practice for two hour on Friday. The practice time will be between 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Each team will get a 40-minute game on Saturdays. Every participant is guaranteed a minimum of 20 minutes playing time in each game. All age divisions will play a full court game with qualified referees. All the teams will play in a end of the season March Madness Tournament. Your registration fee will get you a full team jersey, a practice tee shirt, a team picture and awards for the end of the season tournament. *** This program will not be possible without volunteer coaches. If you are interested in coaching a team please contact the recreation section at 559-324-2780. No basketball experience is required to coach a team.***
*** If you are trying to figure out which age group you child should play in? The cut-off date for this program is the participants age as of January 1, 2015. The 8U participants will be 6-7 yrs old as of January 1, 2015. The 10U participants will be 8-9 yrs old as of January 1, 2015. The 12U will be 10-11 yrs old as of January 1, 2015.***
*Any child who is 12 must still be in the 6th grade in order to participate.