Winnetka Community House Youth Basketball



Limited spots available – we encourage you to sign-up for the waitlist. You will be notified when a spot becomes available. There is no charge until we get you into the program

If you have first through third-grade boy or girl interested in playing basketball against other area players without the hassle of traveling to a different location for every game, then this program is for them! Participants will learn fundamental skills through weekly practice and games. Adult volunteers coach all teams. First-grade games will have youth size basketballs and eight-foot basketball rims. Second graders will have youth sizes basketballs and nine-foot basketball rims. Third-grade games will have youth size basketballs, nine-foot rims, full-court play, and score will be kept. All games will have staff referees and timekeepers. All participants will receive a team t-shirt and commemorative basketball.

1. Teams will be established according to school (Crow Island, Greeley, Hubbard Woods, Sacred Heart, Faith Hope, North Shore Country Day and more), and there will be no evaluation. When filling out your registration form please remember to insert your child’s/ children’s school. Otherwise, placement on a particular school team cannot be guaranteed. If there are more than 10 children from a school, multiple teams will be formed. If there are too few children from any one school, children will be placed on a team according to village residents. Due to the number of children in this program requests will not be taken.

2. Each team will have a one hour practice during the week. Time, assigned at a later date, will be between Monday and Friday, 5:00 – 8:00 PM. there will be two weeks of practice before the first game.

3. Games will be held on Saturdays. Time, assigned at a later date, will be sometime between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM

4. Team information (roster, practice time, game time, coach, etc.) will be available on or before December 7, 2018, at