SPORTS

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! 

Recreational Soccer Program

This program is designed for players who are looking to learn the basics and fundamentals of soccer. Participants will work on fitness, foot skills, and basic tactical movement on the field. Participants will train 2x a week for 1 hour. Games/scrimmages will be held on weekends. Players who successfully develop within our Recreational Program will be chosen to join our Competitive Soccer Teams.  Fee includes T-shirt.

8 week Winter Session                                                             8 week Spring Session
   Ages: 3-14 (born Between 2004-2014)                                       Ages: 3-14 (born Between 2004-2014)
   Day: See below                                                                            Day: See below
   Dates: 1/17-3/10                                                                          Dates: 3/20-5/26

   Time: Division: U3-U4 (2014 only)                                          Time: Division: U3-U4 (2014 only)  
   Time: 5:30-6:30 pm  Day: Wed. (Jefferson Gym)                     Time: 4:30-5:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.          
   Game Time:
Saturdays at 11:00 am (P. Oak)                           Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
          
   Division:
U5-U6 (2012-2013)                                                   Division: U5-U6 (2012-2013)       
   Time: 6:30-7:30 pm  Day: Wed. (Jefferson Gym)                    Time: 5:30-6:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.      Game Time: Saturdays at 11:00 am (P. Oak)                          Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U7-U8 (2010-2011)                                                   Division: U7-U8 (2010-2011)
   Time: 6:00-7:15 pm  Day: Wed. (P. Oak)                                 Time: 5:30-6:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.                 Game Time: Saturdays at 11:00 am (P. Oak)                          Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U9-U10 ( 2008-2009)                                               Division: U9-U10 ( 2008-2009) 
   Time: 6:00-7:15 pm  Day: Wed. (P. Oak)                                Time: 6:30-7:30 pm Day: Tues. & Thurs.
   Game Time: Saturdays at 12:00 pm (P. Oak)                         Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Division: U11-U12 (2006-2007)                                              Division: U11-U12 (2006-2007)
   Time: 7:15-8:30 pm  Day: Wed. (P. Oak)                                Time: 6:30-7:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.          Game Time: Saturdays at 1:00 pm (P. Oak)                           Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
          
   Division: U13-U14 (2004-2005)                                              Division: U13-U14 (2004-2005)            
   Time: 7:15-8:30 pm  Day: Wed. (P. Oak)                                Time: 7:30-8:30 pm  Day: Tues. & Thurs.            Game Time: Saturdays at 1:00 pm (P. Oak)                           Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice
Location: See above                                                               Location: Jefferson Field
R/NR Fee: $49/$59 (t-shirt included in fee)                              R/NR Fee: $59/$69 (t-shirt included in fee)
MIn 10/Max 40                                                                         MIn 10/Max 40
Code: 201303A-F                                                                    Code: 202303A-F      
                                                                                                

Recreational Basketball

Our Recreational Basketball League focuses on the basic fundamentals of the sport of basketball. Each practice consists of a proper warm up, stretching, basic skills/drills and scrimmages the last 10-15mins. Players will train 1x – 2x a week with organized games on Saturdays. This is a great way for children to start learning the basics of basketball. North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy staff and trainers instruct all classes. Players who successfully develop within our Recreation Program will be chosen to participant in Competitive and Travel programs.

8 week Winter Session                                               8 week Spring Session   
   Grades:
 K-8th grade                                                    Grades: K-8th grade  
   Day:
 See below                                                            Day: See below   
  Dates:
 1/15-3/10                                                           Dates: 3/19-5/26   
   Time:
 See below                                                         Time: See below

   Grades: K-1st                                                            Grade: K-1st    
   Time: 5:00-6:15 pm  Day: Mon. (Jefferson Gym)      Time: 5:00-6:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed. (Jefferson Gym)    
   Game Time: Saturdays at 2:00 pm (P. Oak)              Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice           

   Grades: 2nd-3rd                                                         Grades: 2nd-3rd         
   Time: 5:00-6:15 pm  Day: Mon. (Jefferson Gym)       Time: 5:00-6:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed. (Jefferson Gym)  
   Game Time: Saturdays at 3:00 pm (P. Oak)              Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Grades: 4th-5th                                                            Grades: 4th-5th   
   Time:
 6:15-7:30 pm  Day: Mon. (Jefferson Gym)        Time: 6:00-7:00 pm Day: Mon. & Wed.(P.Oak)               
  Game Time:
 Saturdays at 4:00 pm (P. Oak)               Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice

   Grades: 6th-8th                                                          Grades: 6th-8th  
   Time:
 7:30-8:45 pm  Day: Wed. (Jefferson Gym))     Time: 7:00-8:00 pm Day:  Mon. & Wed.(P.Oak) 
   Game Time: Saturdays at 5:00 pm (P. Oak)               Game Time: Listed 2nd week of practice   
Location: See above                                                     Location: See Above
R/NR Fee: $49/$59 (t-shirt included in fee)                   R/NR Fee: $59/$69 (t-shirt included in MIn 10/Max 40                                                               MIn 10/Max 40
Code: 201301A-D                                                          Code: 202301A-D 

Recreational Volleyball (Co-ed)

Our Recreational Volleyball class is designed for anyone looking to learn the basics of the sport. Participants that enroll will work on setting, passing, and basic spiking of the ball. North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy coaches and trainers instruct all classes.

8 weeks
Grade: K-8th
Day: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: 3/20-5/26
Time:  Grades: K-1st        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: 6th-8th     Time: 7:00-8:00 pm
Location: Prairie Oak Gymnasium
R/NR Fee: $39/$49 ( t-shirt included in fee)
Min 5/Max 40
Code: 201307A-D

H.S. College I.D Program

The Boy’s H.S. College ID Program is designed for local H.S. boys to develop professionally both on and off the field. The goal is to help players obtain college scholarships by emphasizing on College Showcase events.

Year round
Ages:
 15-18
Day: Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates: November 2017-July 2018
Events: IYSA Premiership
             2 College Showcase Events
Location: Jefferson Field (training)
R/NR Fee: $669/$969
Code: 204900A
For tryout information, contact Omar Torres (708)749-4900 X 16

Recreational T-Ball (Co-Ed)

Our Recreational T-ball class is designed for anyone looking to learn the basics of the sport. Participants that enroll will work on catching, batting, and basic plays. North Berwyn Park District Sports Academy coaches and trainers instruct all classes.

8 weeks
Ages: K-8th grade 
Day:  Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates:  3/19-5/26                                                                 
Time: 5:00-6:00 pm  
Location:  Jefferson Field
R/NR Fee:  $39/$49 (t-shirt included in fee)
Min 5/Max 40
Code: 201902A

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

Youth Travel Soccer

Youth Travel Soccer is a program designed for high-level players that grow and develop within our Recreational Program. Players will only be eligible if they sign up with our Recreation Program first! Select players will train 2x a week with proper staff and instructors. Trainings are more rigorous and time commitment is a must. Teams will be registered in Westmont Yard for indoor and Young Sportsmanship Soccer League for outdoor. This winter, we will be starting with U8, U9, & U10 groups.

Year round
Ages: 7-10
Day:  Mon. & Wed. (Trainings)  Sat. or Sun. (Games)
Dates:  November 2017-August 2018                                                                
Time:  6:00-7:30 pm (training) Game times TBA  
Location:  Jefferson Gym/ Field
R/NR Fee:  $489 (uniform included in fee)
Min 10/Max 50
Code: 204302A

Youth Travel Basketball

Youth Travel Basketball is a program designed for high-level players that grow and develop within our Recreational Program. Players will only be eligible if they sign up with our Recreation Program first! Select players will train 2x a week with proper staff and instructors. Trainings are more rigorous and time commitment is a must. Teams will be registered in local events near Berwyn along with the Bulls/Sox Academy League in Lisle, IL . This winter, we will be starting with 4th, 5th and 7th grade teams.

Year round
Ages: 4th-8th grade
Day:  Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates:  October 2017-March 2018                                                                
Time:  6:00-7:30 pm   
Location:  Jefferson Gym/ Prairie Oak Gymnasium
R/NR Fee:  $269  (uniform included in fee)
Min 10/Max 50
Code: 204301A



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: Friday - Youth Basketball
                  Location:  Jefferson Gym
                  Time:  5:00-9:00 pm

                  Sunday - Open Volleyball
                  Location:  Prairie Oak Gym
                  Time:  11:00 am-3:00 pm
                  
                  Sunday - Open Basketball
                  Location:  Prairie Oak Gym
                  Time:  3:00-9:00 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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Address: 1619 Wesley Avenue
Berwyn, IL 60402
Phone: (708) 749-4900
Fax: (708) 749-4966

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

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