Bear Cub Basketball
This is a 6-week instructional basketball program for children in Pre-K (must be 4 years old) and Kindergarten. Players are taught the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting; as well as, basic offense and defense. Players will then apply what they learned in fun, non-competitive games. Times may vary based on enrollment.
Players will participate in group instruction on Tuesdays and games on Thursdays. Players will be placed on teams based on skill levels. Games will played in a 5×5 format.
Players will participate in group instruction the first 3 weeks. Following group instruction players will be placed on teams based on skill levels. Players will then participate in a 6-week season in a 5×5 league format. Please note that special requests for team assignments will be limited. May have optional weekday evening practices at Ellenwod Center.
Bear Cub Basketball – Wednesday evenings starting January 18 (6-weeks)
1. 5:45 pm to 6:45 pm
2. 6:45 pm to 7:45 pm
Grades 1-2 – Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning January 10, 2023
Grades 3-6 – Saturday mornings beginning January 7, 2023
Bear Cubs – Ellenwood Center, 124 Ellenwood Avenue
Grades 1-2 – Ellenwood Center, 124 Ellenwood Avenue
Grades 3-6 – Heskett Middle School, 5771 Perkins Road or Ellenwood Center
Divisions may vary based on registration. Bear Cub Basketball will use a 7-foot basket. Grades 1-2 use an 8-foot basket. Grades 1-2 use a 27.5 sized basketball. Grades 3-6 use a 10-foot basket. Grades 3-6 use a 28.5 sized basketball.
Registration Begins November 1
Registration Deadline December 2
Each player receives a Jr. Cavs reversible jersey and one (1) Cavs ticket/voucher with the opportunity for family and friends to purchase discounted Cavs game tickets. Registration accepted after the deadline may be accepted based on availability and may be subject to a $15 late fee
HOW TO REGISTER
Online Registration – at www.bedfordoh.gov
In Person – at Bedford Recreation, 124 Ellenwood Avenue
Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm