Basketball is back this winter at the Y! YMCA Basketball is designed for children grades K-6 to have fun while learning sportsmanship and healthy habits as well as rules and skills. Teams are co-ed and will be coached by volunteers. Teams are formed by the practice location and time that best fits your schedule. Practices are held once a week, beginning the week of December 5 (No Practices from 12/19 through 1/1, resuming 1/2. Also no practices and game 2/20 - 2/26). Games will be on a rotating schedule starting January 14, and will take place at the Coal Creek and Bellevue YMCAs between 12pm-7pm on Saturdays. Parents/chaperones are asked to attend all practices and games. Players are welcome to bring their own basketballs and should dress in athletic attire. Jerseys are provided and they will receive a brand new YMCA basketball. Games are played with age-appropriate equipment and lowered hoops for the younger groups.