Spring Basketball at Jefferson
The below take place at the former Thomas Jefferson Elementary School, 250 Athens Blvd. Please park in the lot on Oakvale and enter at door 5. Check in at the security desk in the hallway. Participants and parent/guardian(s) must wear mask and go through our health screening process.

Registration: Must register in advance online at www.ttypr.com (in order to register online, you must have an account set up with us), or at the Youth, Parks & Recreation office (299 Decatur Road; open 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM M-F). No walk-ins. We must meet a minimum number of registrants in order to run each program. Maximum numbers will be enforced due to COVID regulations. Registration code 216076. Scholarships available based on financial need—application available at www.ttypr.com.

Start Smart Basketball
Start Smart Basketball is a developmentally appropriate introductory basketball program for children ages 4-7. This six-week program prepares children and their parents for organized basketball in a fun, non-threatening environment. Age-appropriate equipment is used in teaching dribbling/ball handling, passing/catching, shooting, and running/agility. Includes basketball and participant manual. Parent/guardian must participate (this is not a drop-off program). Parent volunteers needed!
Date:  Saturdays, April 10-May 15, 2021
Time:  11:15 AM - 12:15 PM for ages 4-5 & 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM for ages 6-7
Cost: $50 for residents for 6-week session; $60 for non-residents

Intermediate Youth Basketball
Ideal for those who have participated in our Start Smart Basketball program in the past or who have some experience playing/knowledge of basketball. This program will feature skills-and-drills style instruction, fun games to get your heart pumping, and scrimmages to practice what you’ve learned! If you have your own basketball, please bring it with you. Parent volunteers needed!
Date:  Saturdays, April 10-May 15, 2021
Time:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM for ages 5-7**Parent/guardian must participate (this is not a drop-off program) & 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM for ages 8-10
Cost: $35 for residents for 6-week session; $45 for non-residents

  pdf Flyer & Registration Form




Fall Basketball - Stay tuned for 2021 info!
The Town of Tonawanda offers an outstanding youth basketball league for players ages 13 to 14.

Youth, ages 13 to 14 play on Tuesdays (boys) December to March.

Team and individual registration begins in October. For more information on signing up a full team or joining an existing team, call Shannon at (716) 504-4059.

Boy's Basketball Flyer