Youth Athletics

The Berwyn Park District will keep you active with a variety of challenging and fun learning-based sports programs. Highlights include soccer, lacrosse, and Little League Softball, as well as instructional youth sports clinics all year long..
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2019 Spring Sports

In the srping of 2019, we will have the following leagues available to register by January 15th:

1. Soccer League: Ages 4-12

2. Lacrosse League: Grades 3rd-8th

3. Youth Flag Football League: Grades K-4th (New)

4. Youth Tennis League: Ages 8-14 (New/Summer/Fall)

5. Soccer 3 v 3 Tournament: Ages 8-12 (Summer)

If you have any questions, please contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin; ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-788-1701.

Location: Freedom Park
3701 Scoville Ave. Berwyn, IL 60402



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All Sports Clinic (Ages 6-10)

Your child will learn the basic fundamentals and techniques of a variety of sports and activities in this instructional clinic, with friendly scrimmages at the end of each day. Sports and activities include basketball, soccer, flag football, field hockey, and sports conditioning. Each day will consist of proper warm up techniques, skill development, age appropriate exercise, rules of each game and most of all, fun! This clinic is for all skill levels and we encourage you to try these sports for the first time or to continue to develop your skills.

Total of five classes

Age: 6-10

Program #   Day   Date            Time               Fee R/NR           Register by

A2002-301   Th      Oct 4-Nov1    6:00-7:00pm     $45/$55              Oct 1                     

Location: Varies from Proksa, Liberty & Freedom Park

For more information, please contact the athletics manager, Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-788-1701

Min: 5   Max: 20


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Berwyn Bombers Lacrosse - Fall League

This all experience level program will focus on learning lacrosse skills in offense, defense and game strategies. Emphasis in practices will be on skill development, teamwork, and sportsmanship. We will participate in the Illinois Boys Lacrosse Association League this year. We will have a U10, U12, and a U14 team Co-ed for grades 3rd-8th.

League Information:

  • League Duration: Aug 13 - Nov 5
  • Location: Freedom Park (Synthetic Field Turf)
  • Game Days: Weekends
  • Practice Days: Monday/Thursday
  • Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
  • Ages:  7 - 14 (Grades 3-8)
  • Resident Fee: $150 (Includes Equipment Rental Fee)
  • Non Berwyn Resident Fee: $175 (Includes Equipment Rental Fee)
  • Registrations: In person at Freedom or Proksa Park.
  • Uniform/Equipment Fitting Days: (Mandatory) TBD

For more information or details, please contact: Coach Rich Fantozzi at Richard.fantozzi@berwynbombers.com or the Berwyn Park Districts Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin at ncronin@berwynparks.org

Location: Freedom Park
3701 Scoville Ave. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 15   Max: 80


Activity#: 317317
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Fall Soccer League (Ages 4-12)

REGISTRATION ENDS AUGUST 8th, 2018

Youth Soccer League (CO-ED) The Berwyn Park District offers an exciting youth instructional soccer league for boys and girls, ages 3-14. Our league is for all skill levels with an emphasis on having fun, basic skill development, equal participation, teamwork and sportsmanship through practices and games.

New Uniform Package: Each player will receive one jersey, shorts and socks (New Design and Color).

Coaches Needed: Volunteer coaches are an integral part of our soccer league and coaching clinics will be available to new and returning coaches. If you are interested in being a head or assistant coach, please email Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org

Player Evaluations: July 28th
Practices: Begin August 8th - Wednesdays: 5:30-9:30pm
Games: Begin August 18th - Saturdays: 8:00am-2:00pm

Younger ages will begin practices and games at the earlier time slot. Practice/game times may vary upon program registration. No games on Labor Day weekend

Registration Fee: Residents: $70 / Non-Residents: $80

League Ages: 4-12
Ages 4-6, 7-9, 10-12

***The above age group depends on reaching the minimum of 40 players per league age above.

Register by: August 8th
Location: Freedom Park Turf Field

Contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin with any questions: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-795-2892

Location: Freedom Park
3701 Scoville Ave. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 30   Max: 250


Activity#: 309202
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Sport, Speed and Agility Clinic (Ages 5-12)

Sport Conditioning, Speed and Agility Clinic

This unique and specialized clinic is for all athletes who want to learn age appropriate training techniques to prepare them for their sport and give the tools to achieve the next level of competition. This clinic will focus on increasing and developing your athletes speed, stamina, body control, balance, coordination and overall fitness while performing sport skills. This clinic is for beginning and experienced athletes.

Total of five classes

Age: 5-12 (Co-ed)

Program #   Day    Date             Time                Fee R/NR                 Register by

A2-003-301   Th      Nov 8-Dec 13  6:00-7:00pm     $45/$55                                Nov 5

Location: Liberty Cultural Center Gym

For more information, contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-788-1701




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Tennis Skills Clinic (Ages 6-10)

Tennis Skills Clinic

Your child will learn the basic fundamentals and techniques of striking, footwork and scoring of tennis in this instructional camp, with a friendly scrimmage at the end of each day. Each day will consist of proper warm up techniques, skill development, age appropriate exercises, rules of the game and most of all, fun! This clinic is for all skill levels and we encourage you to try this sport for the first time or to continue to develop your tennis skills.

Total of five classes

Age: 6-10 (Co-ed)

Program #  Day     Date               Time              Fee R/NR                   Register by

A2-001-301  M        Sep 10-Oct 8   5:30-6:30pm    $45/$55                                Sep 6

Location: Proksa Park Tennis Courts

For more information, please contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-788-1701

Min: 5   Max: 15


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Volleyball Skills Clinic (Ages 8-14)

Participants will learn and develop basic skills through our unique and instructional volleyball skills clinic. We will emphasize on teaching and developing agility, conditioning, passing, receiving, striking and defense strategies. This clinic is for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced athletes and we encourage athletes who are interested in trying volleyball for the first time and/or for those who want to develop their current volleyball skills.

Total of five classes

Age: 8-14 (Co-ed)

Program #   Day      Date              Time             Fee R/NR              Register by

A2-004-101   Th        Jan 10-Feb 7   6:00-7:00pm   $45/$55                 Jan 7

Location: Liberty Cultural Center Gym

For more information, please contact the athletics manager, Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-788-1701

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 5   Max: 15


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Proksa Park
Activity Center

3001 S. Wisconsin Ave.
708-795-2892
Freedom Park
Administration Office

3701 Scoville Avenue
708-788-1701
Liberty
Cultural Center

6445 W. 27th Place
708-795-2891
The Berwyn Park District is proud to be a partner and supporter of the West Suburban Special Recreational Association.