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Basketball Skills Group for Kids with Special Needs Jan 13-Feb 24

January 13 @ 12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

From the South Orange Department of Recreation and Cultural Affairs:

The South Orange Department of Recreation & Cultural Affairs will offer this basketball program for the TryCAN Community of children, age 10 and up, on Saturday afternoons. The focus will be on skills and drills, introducing children to the fundamentals of basketball, including dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. Each player will have a peer mentor to assist and share the experience. While having fun playing basketball, your child will also improve upon fitness, socialization, taking turns, listening and working with others in a group.
PLEASE NOTE: Modified equipment is not available at this location. Baskets will be at regulation height. Please take this into consideration when deciding if this program is suitable for your child.

Players will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis November 1st. Registration will be accepted at the Baird in South Orange or online.
Registration Fee: $65/player
Dates: Saturdays, January 13, 20, February 3, 10, 17 and 24
Time: 12:30-1:15 pm
Location: South Orange Middle School Gym, 70 North Ridgewood Road
Instructor: Adrien Jean, long time basketball coach and basketball program supervisor.
Coach Jean has also attended the TryCAN Peer Mentor Training program.
Trained Peer Mentors will be on hand to assist and help the kids have fun.


South Orange Middle School
70 N Ridegewood Road
South Orange, NJ 07079 United States
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