Saturday, October 13, 2012
WALLA WALLA — The Walla Walla YMCA is taking registrations for its boys 1-4 grade and girls 1-8 grade fall basketball leagues.
Each grade will practice twice a week and games are played on Saturdays. Practice times are 3:30, 4:30, 5:30 or 6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday.
The league begins Oct. 20 with a skills evaluation and each grade will be assessed at different times, which ends on Dec. 15. Participants will receive a program T-shirt. Practices will be held at YMCA and local elementary gymnasiums.
A free basketball camp will be offered for 1-3 grade girls and boys to help them improve their skills and comfort level. Camp participants will be grouped by grade. This three-day free camp is Oct. 15-17 from 5:30-7 p.m. Registration for this camp closes on today.
Volunteer basketball coaches are needed. A coaching clinic will be offered on Oct. 16 and 18 at 6:30-8 p.m.
Financial assistance is available.
For more information, contact the YMCA at 525-8863 or visit website www.wwymca.org.