City to Offer Mini-Dribbler For Youngsters This Summer

Register Today for This League Designed for Kids Ages 3-5

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – One of the most valuable life lessons for any child which will serve them into adulthood is to learn how to play well with others and have fun.

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation will offer its Summer 2021 Mini-Dribbler Co-Ed Basketball League for boys and girls ages 3 to 5 (as of July 1, 2021).

Games for the five-game season will be played on Tuesdays and Thursdays from July 6–20, 2021, at the Corpus Christi Gym, 3202 Cabaniss Parkway. This league is designed to introduce young children to the game of basketball through fundamental skills using a modified court. Participants will learn how to dribble, shoot, pass, and other basketball skills and drills in a well-supervised and fun environment. The concepts of teamwork, sportsmanship, and having fun will be emphasized over winning. It will provide structure and knowledge, as well as promote a lifestyle of recreational sports to youth at an early age.

REGISTER ONLINE now through June 13, 2021, for $50 per child at LATE ONLINE REGISTRATION will be offered June 14–20, 2021, for the late registration fee of $75 per child.

New health and safety procedures will be practiced to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Face masks are required in the gym, except while playing the game on the court. Players will have their temperatures taken at the door prior to sign-in. Please do NOT bring your own equipment. Sanitized equipment will be provided by the City. Hand sanitizer will be available. Only two spectators will be allowed per player. Visit Play It Safe Covid-19 Updates for additional restrictions and safety guidelines that apply.

For more information, call (361) 826-3588, or visit (SPORTS).

Reasonable accommodations are provided upon request and in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please call (361) 826-3478 at least 48 hours in advance for assistance or to request a reasonable accommodation.

The Corpus Christi Parks & Recreation Department is dedicated to providing quality, affordable enrichment programs for all ages and interests. For more information about the wide variety of programs and services offered by the department, visit We invite everyone to Live. Learn. Play!