Basketball

The Department of Parks and Recreation offers many opportunities to learn and play the game of basketball. Introduce your child to the game, play the game in one of our recreational leagues or attend a fun-filled Summer Day Camp.

Instruction & Events

Boost Your Game: Girls’ Developmental Basketball Skills Series, Plus

Ready to improve your basketball skills? Join us in this developmental series where girls will have the opportunity to master basketball fundamentals like dribbling, shooting, and passing while building confidence on the court. Participants will gain a better understanding of offensive and defensive gameplay in a fun and nurturing environment. All participants will have an opportunity to show off their new skills at the end of a series 3-on-3 championship tournament.

Program Details

  • Girls age 6-14
  • Fee: Resident $30/child; Non-Resident $39/child
  • Register through pgparskdirect.com using activity codes 276005-599A, 276005-599B
Five young men playing basketball together on an indoor basketball court.
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LocationDate
TimeActivity Link
Southern Area Aquatics & Recreation Complex
Thursdays,
10/14/21 – 11/18/21
6:15 pm 7:15 pmRegister Here!
Vansville Community Center
Saturdays,
10/16/2021 – 11/20/2021
10:30 11:30 am
Register Here!

Adult Leagues

Due to COVID-19 league & event cancellations, adult leagues are currently not being facilitated. For questions or more information, please call 301-446-6800, or TTY 301-699-2544.

The Prince George’s County Boys & Girls Club Basketball League

This program is facilitated by Prince George’s County Boys & Girls Club with the support of the Department of Parks & Recreation. Basketball games are played in the Winter from January through March. Youth sports clubs are located all throughout the county. Leagues are set-up f the following age groups (i.e. 8u, 9u, 10u, 11u, 12u, 13u, 14u, 15/16u & 17/18u). League age is based on your child’s age as of January 1 of the current year. Prices vary from team to team. To get league details or find a team near you, go to www.pgcbgc.com. Links to your local club are listed on the right side of the home page. (On a hand-held device, you will need to scroll down to see the list of cities.)

We are always looking for Coaches and Referees. If you are interested in coaching or refereeing please call 301-446-6800 or email countywidesports@pgparks.com..

Helpful Basketball Resources