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Youth Sports General Information

                                     
                               
Youth Sports

Click here for Registration Form that can be used for all youth sports.

Click here for Fall Newsletter

To Register online click on Youth Sports then click on red fly out box.

Here at the Parks and Recreation Department, we offer a variety of youth sports for all age groups throughout the year. Whether your child is in preschool, grade school or middle school, they will have fun with participation, skill instruction and learning sportsmanship.  
For weather cancellations and/or program updates or current sports programs available please go to our Facebook page - City of Clinton, Iowa - Parks and Recreation Department

                                               

                              

              YOUTH BASKETBALL CLINIC
                                            
                                                   
               

Mini Shooters Basketball Clinic
Get your 3 year old off to an early start in this program designed to introduce basketball movements at an early age.  Participants will learn the basic basketball fundamentals of passing, dribbling and shooting through age appropriate drills. Participants will engage in activities that will increase hand-eye coordination for your youngster.  

Session I                     3 year old Parent To Tot Mini Shooters
Location:                                The Rec (Small gym)
Days:                                      Tuesdays                  
Dates:                                     Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29, Dec. 6 (No clinic 11/22)
Ages:                                      3 year olds
(Participants must turn 3 years old prior to the end of the program)
Time:                                 5:00pm - 5:45pm                       
Registration Period:             Now through October 20th, 2022                                                          
Participant Fee:                     $36
Late Registration Fee:          $43   
(Only if availability permits)
Limit:                                      24 per session

Session II             
4 & 5 year old Mini Shooters
Location:                             The Rec  (Small gym)

Days:                                    Thursdays 
Dates:                                   Nov. 3, 10, 17 Dec. 1, 8   (No clinic 11/24)
Ages:                                    4 & 5 year olds  (Participants must turn 4 years old prior to the end of the program)
Time:                                     5:00pm - 5:45pm
Registration Period:            Now through October 20th, 2022         

Participant Fee:                   $36   
Late Registration Fee:        $43   (Only if availability permits)
Limit:                                    24 per session

Little Shooters Basketball Clinic
This 6 week program is designed to use basketball fundamentals at the elementary age and early Middle School level.  Participants will learn the basic basketball fundamentals of passing, dribbling, defense and shooting through age appropriate drills.  Program is instruction based and is conducted by experienced staff as well as local high school and college players.  Participants will experience 4 weeks of skills and drills session, followed by 2 weeks of scrimmage games.  Each participant will receive a t-shirt.

Who:                               Boys & Girls in grades Kindergarten through 6th
Location:                            The Rec (Large gymnasium)
Days:                                   Saturdays                          
Dates:                                  Oct. 29 Nov. 5, 12, 19 Dec. 3, 10  (No clinic 11/26)                  

Time:                                    Kindergarten -       9:00am - 10:00am       
                                             1st - 2nd Grade   10:15am - 11:15am
                                             3rd - 4th Grade    11:30am - 12:30pm
                                             5th - 6th Grade    12:30pm -  1:30pm

Participant Fee:                  $40         
Late Registration Fee:       $47  (Only if availability permits)

Limit:                                   60 maximum per session



                                     VOLLEYBALL CAMP

Girls' Volleyball Camp is offered for grades 2nd and 3rd grade. Participants will learn a variety of skills to increase knowledge and ability to improve proper passing, serving, setting and hitting techniques. This clinic is mostly instructional, some game play will be implemented. Instruction is by Club level coaches and local school players. Players will receive a program tee shirt. Knee pads are highly recommended, but not required.                                                                
Participants will not be called before program starts.

REGISTER NOW ONLINE OR AT THE REC 

Location:                      The Rec   (lower level)
Days:                             Sundays
Dates:                            Sept. 11, 18, 25 Oct. 2, 9, 16               
Grade & Time:              2nd Grade     1:00pm - 2:00pm         
                                       3rd Grade      2:15pm - 3:15pm
Registration Period:     Now through Sept. 1, 2022

Fee:                                $40       
Late Fee:                        $47    
Limit:                             12 minimum;  18 maximum for 2nd through 3rd grade
           

        
         Volleyball Camp 4th through 6th Grades

This program provides an emphasis on skill instruction with game play at the end of the class.  Participants will learn  basics of serving, underhand returns and positioning in the first class which starts Sept. 12th.
The second class starting  will start Oct. 1st.  Participants will learn basics of passing and overhead passing.
Knee pads are recommended for both classes. Sign up online or at the Ericksen Community Center.
REGISTER NOW ONLINE OR AT THE REC                                                                 
Participants will not be called before program starts.
 
Camp 1:       Serving Camp                         
Location:               The Rec (lower level)
Days:                     Sundays   3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dates:                    Sept. 11, 18 & 25                 
Fee:                        $25
Late Fee:               $32 
Limit:                     Maximum 30  Minimum 12  



Camp 2:      Passing Camp
Location:          The Rec (lower level)
Days:                Sundays   3:30pm - 4:30pm
Dates:               Oct. 2, 9 & 16                    
Fee:                   $25
Late Fee:           $32 
Limit:                Maximum 30  Minimum 12  
                         

      

                                          For more information, call 563-243-1260