The Albany Recreation and Parks Department will hold registration for the 2011 youth basketball season from Nov. 7-Dec. 10. Registration forms are available at all ARPD centers and gyms. Registration will be held only at the ARPD administrative office at 1301 N. Monroe from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
A fee of $25 per child applies to both youth league basketball and STAR Instructional Camp. Age control date is Aug. 1, 2010; original birth certificates are mandatory at registration.
- Jr. NBA/WNBA Youth League Basketball (ages 9-17) season will be held from Jan. 19 – Feb. 19, 2011. The season will end with the championship playoffs Feb. 21-24 and the championship games on Feb. 28. Youth League Basketball will be played at Bill Miller, Carver, Henderson, Lockett Station, and Thornton.
- STAR Instructional Camp (ages 4-8) will be held on Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon at Turner Gym from Jan. 22 through Feb. 19, 2011. Basketball fundamentals including shooting, passing, and dribbling will be taught.
For information, call Stanley Bell, youth basketballcCoordinator, at 430-5222 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.