North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy

Under this sports brand we will create new and exciting Recreational, Competitive, and Travel programs in addition to fun sports classes for children and adults of all ages.  This Fall, we will offer Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball & Baseball, with Recreational and Sports classes being offered yearlong.  Looking to move along in your sports field, players that develop and progress over time will be asked to join Competitive & Travel programs! 

Development League

The Development League is a sports league designed for players who are looking to be introduced to the sport of their choosing.  Players will practice 2x a week along with organized game days on weekends.  Staff members who are developed within the North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy conduct all training sessions and games.  Games schedules are given at 2nd week of programming.  Top performing players will be chosen to join our many travel programs!

Soccer Development League

8 week Spring Session                                                     8 week Summer Session
   Ages: 3-15 (born Between 2004-2014)                           Ages: 3-15 (born Between 2004-2014)   
   Day: See below                                                               Day: See below   
Dates: 3/20-5/26                                                             Dates: 6/4-8/4

   Time: Division: U3-U4 (2014 only)                                         Time: Division: U3-U4 (2014 only)  
   Time: 4:30-5:30 pm  Day: Tues.&Thurs.                                 Time: 4:30-5:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.          
   Game Time:
Listed 2nd week of practice                               Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
U5-U6 (2012-2013)                                                 Division: U5-U6 (2012-2013)       
   Time: 5:30-6:30 pm  Day: Tues. &Thurs.                               Time: 5:30-6:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs. 
   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                               Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U7-U8 (2010-2011)                                                 Division: U7-U8 (2010-2011)
   Time: 5:30-6:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.                             Time: 5:30-6:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.                 Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                              Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U9-U10 ( 2008-2009)                                             Division: U9-U10 ( 2008-2009) 
   Time: 6:30-7:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.                             Time: 6:30-7:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.
   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                             Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U11-U12 (2006-2007)                                            Division: U11-U12 (2006-2007)
   Time: 6:30-7:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.                             Time: 6:30-7:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.          Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                             Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
   Division: U13-U14 (2004-2005)                                           Division: U13-U14 (2004-2005)            
   Time: 7:30-8:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.                            Time: 7:30-8:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.            Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                             Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
Location: Jefferson Field                                                Location: Jefferson Field
R/NR Fee: $59/$69                                                          R/NR Fee: $59/$69 (t-shirt included in fee)
MIn 10/Max 40                                                                 MIn 10/Max 40
Code: 202303A-F                                                            Code: 201303A-F      

Basketball Development League

8 week Spring Session                                               8 week Summer Session   
 K-8th grade                                                    Grades: K-8th grade  
 See below                                                            Day: See below   
 3/20-5/26                                                          Dates: 6/4-8/4   
 See below                                                          Time: See below

   Grades: K-1st                                                            Grade: K-1st    
   Time: 5:00-6:00 pm  Day: Mon. & Wed.                    Time: 5:00-6:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed.    
   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                  Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice           

   Grades: 2nd-3rd                                                        Grades: 2nd-3rd         
   Time: 5:00-6:00 pm  Day: Mon. & Wed.                    Time: 5:00-6:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed. 
   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                  Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Grades: 4th-5th                                                          Grades: 4th-5th   
 6:00-7:00 pm  Day: Mon. & Wed.                     Time: 6:00-7:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed.               
  Game Time:
 Listed 2nd week of practice                   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Grades: 6th-8th                                                          Grades: 6th-8th  
 7:00-8:00 pm  Day: Mon. & Wed.                    Time: 7:00-8:00 pm Day:  Mon. & Wed. 
   Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice                  Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice   
Location: Prairie Oak Gymnasium                           Location: Prairie Oak Gymnasium
R/NR Fee: $59/$69                                                   R/NR Fee: $59/$69
MIn 10/Max 40                                                          MIn 10/Max 40
Code: 202301A-D                                                     Code: 201301A-D 

Volleyball (Co-ed) Development Program

8 week Spring Session                                               8 week Summer Session
Grade: K-8th                                                                Grade: K-8th
Day: Tuesdays & Thursdays                                        Day: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 3/20-5/26                                                          Dates: 6/4-8/4
Time:  Grades: K-1st        Time: 6:00-7:00 pm           Time:  Grades: K-1st        Time: 6:00-7:00 pm                    
           Grades: 2nd-3rd     Time: 6:00-7:00 pm                      Grades: 2nd-3rd     Time: 6:00-7:00 pm
           Grades: 4th-5th      Time: 7:00-8:00 pm                      Grades: 4th-5th      Time: 7:00-8:00 pm
           Grades: 6th-8th     Time: 7:00-8:00 pm                        Grades: 6th-8th     Time: 7:00-8:00 pm
Location: Prairie Oak Gymnasium                               Location: Prairie Oak Gymnasium
R/NR Fee: $39/$49                                                        R/NR Fee: $39/$49
Min 5/Max 40                                                                 Min 5/Max 40
Code: 202307A-D                                                          Code: 203307A-D

T-Ball/ Baseball (Co-Ed) Development Program

8 week Spring Session                                               8 week Summer Session
K-8th grade                                                         Ages: K-8th grade 
Day:  Mondays & Wednesdays                                     Day:  Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates:  3/19-5/26                                                          Dates:  6/4-8/4                                                           
Time: 5:00-6:00 pm                                                       Time: 5:00-6:00 pm                                                       
Location:  Jefferson Field                                             Location:  Jefferson Field
R/NR Fee:  $39/$49                                                       R/NR Fee:  $39/$49
Min 5/Max 40                                                                 Min 5/Max 40
Code: 202307A-D                                                          Code: 203307A-D

Competitive Soccer

Our Competitive Soccer Program gives players a chance to take a sneak peak at our Youth Travel Soccer Program. Players who develop well within our Recreation Program will be selected to join teams and participate in local travel soccer tournaments. Each tournament consists of three games minimum per weekend. Teams will only be created if enough players are available for a given age group.

Year round
Ages: 8-14
Day:  TBA
Dates:  January-May
Events:         Tournament 1: St. Patrick’s Day Tournament
                       Location:  McCook, Il.     Date: TBA

                       Tournament 2: Eclipse Spring Classic
                      Location:  Oakbrook, Il.     Date: 4/27-29 

                      Tournament 3: Hawks Cup
                       Location:  Oakbrook, Il.     Date: TBA 
R/NR Fee:  $60 per tournament 
Uniform Fee: $50
Code: 201318A-C

Open Gym

Starting in 2018, the North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy will be hosting Open Gym all year long. Various sports will be introduced as the year goes on. Schedules for Open Gym will vary depending on gym/field availability.  Schedules will be posted, however, it is recommended to call NBPD before hand. 

In order to attend indoor Open Gym, participants must purchase a Punch Card. Cards will be good for 9 punches at $29R/$39NR, this Punch Card will allow you to share with friends and family so long as rules and regulations are followed.

Year round
Ages: All 
Day:  See below
Dates:  Year round
Times:  See below                                                                 
Schedule: Sunday - Open Volleyball
                  Location:  Prairie Oak Gym
                  Time:  9:00 am-3:00 pm     
Location:  See above
R/NR Fee:  $29/$39 Punch Card
Code: 201313A-C

Open Gym Guidelines

All participants must sign a waiver before entering the courts or fields. 

An adult must accompany participants under 14. 

Appropriate athletic wear is required for participation in any activity within the facility.

Shirts, pants/shorts, and athletic shoes are required for all activities. No shirts-vs. Skins. 

No Profanity.

No seeds or tobacco products. This includes smokeless tobacco.

Do not spit on the floors or fields. 

Only designated sports are allowed to be played.

Privatized coaching activities by individuals not under rental contract or other written agreement with NBPD are expressly prohibited.

Organized teams are not allowed to use Open Gym sessions as training days. Facility must be reserved in order to have organized practices.

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North Berwyn Park District 

Community Center
Address: 1619 Wesley Avenue
Berwyn, IL 60402
Phone: (708) 749-4900
Fax: (708) 749-4966

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am – 8:00 pm 
Saturday: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

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