August 6, 2019 at 12:46pm
Pick your favorite sports this fall at the Northbrook Park District!
Registration is underway for fall leagues, which includes soccer, basketball, lacrosse and flag football.
“Our fall athletic programs are a great way to be part of a team and burn off energy,” said Ian Booker, Recreation Supervisor. “We have sports to fit a variety of interests, ages and skill levels.”
1. Youth Soccer
Score a goal in the Park District’s Autumn Soccer League for grades pre-K through 8. Games start Saturday, September 7 at Techny Prairie Park and Fields, 1750 Techny Road. Need additional practice? A Pre-Season Soccer Camp is available starting August 19. Or add an extra weekday of practice this fall with Extra Soccer Training pro coaching starting September 2 and 4.
2. Autumn Youth Flag Football League
Introduce your child to recreational football with an emphasis on teamwork, fundamentals and safety. Games begin Saturday, September 7 at Wescott Park. Teams are available for grades 1-8. New this fall is an Autumn High School Flag Football League for grades 9-12, with games starting Sunday, September 8 at Wescott Park.
Girls Lacrosse begins Sunday, September 8, with leagues available ages 4-14. Games are played at Thomas Richardson Park. A Boys Lacrosse Box League for ages 7-13 begins September 9 at Meadowhill Park.
4. Autumn Youth Basketball Leagues
Nothing but net! Autumn Little Jammers is open to children in grades kindergarten and first grade starting Nov. 2 at Greenbriar Gym. Autumn Youth Basketball League teams are open to grades 2-7, starting Nov. 2 at various locations. Register for either program before September 30 and save 10%!
5. Adult Open Soccer
Open Soccer kicks off at Techny Prairie Park and Fields, with games beginning Tuesday, September 3. Following a brief warm-up, players divide into teams for games 8-10pm.
6. Adult Basketball League
Gather your crew for a 10-game season at Glenbrook North High School, followed by playoffs with the top four teams in each division.
For a full list of athletic programs and schedules, check out our interactive guide.