Start Smart Basketball is an introductory basketball program for children 3-5 years old. The 6-week program teaches children 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 basic skills in dribbling/ball-handling, passing/catching, shooting and running/agility in an encouraging environment. The program builds confidence and self-esteem that gives children a fun and positive early experience in sports. Parent/Guardian participation is required during each class.
INSTRUCTOR: Mary Shelley WHERE: Jennie Riley Community Center, 322 North 4th Street DATES: Wednesdays, July 1 - August 5 (UPDATED 5/6/20) TIME: 5:30PM – 6:30PM AGES: 3 – 5 years FEE: $15 MINIMUM: 5 MAXIMUM: 12 REGISTRATION DEADLINE & INFO: Registration open April 20 – June 26, or until class is full. Classes fill up quickly! Register online at laportetx.gov/register or by visiting the La Porte Recreation & Fitness Center at 1322 S Broadway, La Porte, TX 77571. Call (281) 470-9891 for additional information.