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

Our basketball Skills Challenge for ages 9+ is a fun, fast-paced experience to see how many points you can score in 60-seconds. Revive your love for the sport in a safe, exciting environment. Enroll now to build endurance, maintain wellness, and to ‘keep balling’.

LocationDateTimeActivity Code
Glenarden Community Park5/22/2111 am - 2 pmYCSD-SPEC-GA-20210522
Lakeland Community Park5/8/2111 am - 2 pm
YCSD-SPEC-GA-20210508
Southern Area Aquatics & Recreation Complex5/15/2111 am - 2 pm
YCSD-SPEC-GA-20210515
Five young men playing basketball together on an indoor basketball court.
girls playing basketball

The Prince George’s County Boys & Girls Club with support of the Department of Parks & Recreation will host a Basketball Skills Challenge on May 29, 2021.

Program Details

  • Ages: 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U
  • Fee: $10 per child
  • To register or obtain more information, visit www.pgcbgc.com

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