Ages 4-5, Grades K-2- click here
  Grades 3-4- click here
  Grades 5-6- click here

*Practice/Game Schedules

updated 11/7/17
-Ages 4-5 (January)- TBD
-Grade K (Nov)- click here
-Grades 1-2- click here
-Grades 3-6 (thru Dec)- click here

updated 11/9/17
  Ages 4-5 (January)- TBD
  Grade K Boys (Nov)- click here
  Grade K Girls (Nov)- click here
  Grade 1 Boys- click here
Grade 1 Girls- click here
  Grade 2 Boys- click here

  Grade 2 Girls- click here

  Grades 3-4 Boys- click here
  Grades 3-4 Girls-
click here
  Grades 5-6 Boys- click here
  Grades 5-6 Girls- click here

*For Coaches
Coaches Job Description- 
click here

Practice Sample Lesson Plans- 
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Out of Bounds Sample Plays-
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Criminal Background Check Form-
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Youth DCG Basketball League (Ages 4- Grade 6)
Registration starts October 1 ONLINE at 7pm.  Late Fee of $10 per registration after the deadline.

Coaches Meeting for Grades 1-2 at 5:30pm on Wednesday, November 8 at 5:30pm at the GCC.
Dates: Ages 4-5:
-First Season Sundays, January 7 - January 28, 2018 (4 times)
*Deadline is Dec. TBD
-Second Season Sundays, February 11 - March 4, 2018 (4 times)
*Deadline is Jan. TBD

Grade K: 

-First season Saturdays, November 4 - December 16, 2017 (No practice on 11/25)
*Deadline is October 30 at 5pm

-Second season Saturdays, January 6th - February 10, 2018 (6 times)
*Deadline is Dec. TBD

Grades 1-2: 
-Starts Saturdays, November 11 - January 27, 2018 (No practices on 11/25, 12/23, 12/30)
*Deadline is November 6 at 5pm.

Grades 3-6: 
-Starts November 4 - January 27, 2018 (No practices on 11/25, 12/23, 12/30)
*Deadline is October 30 at 5pm

Ages 4-5:
-Practices/Games will be on Sundays ONLY for a one hour time slot either at 3pm, 4pm, or 5pm

Grades K-2:
-Practices/Games on Saturdays ONLY for a one hour time slot anywhere from 9am-3pm. 
-Typically* 9am, 10am, 11am- Kindergarten Boys, Noon and 1pm- Kindergarten Girls
-Typically* 9am- Grade 1 Boys, 10am- Grade 1 Girls, 11am- Grade 2 Boys, 12pm- Grade 2 Girls
*Schedule depends on # of kids registered and # of teams created so groups could be later.

Grades 3-6: 
-Practices are held on Mondays, Tuesdays, OR Thursdays (determined by coaches/director) at either DC Elementary, Heritage Elem, North Ridge Elementary, or South Prairie Elementary. Games are held Saturdays starting anywhere from 9am-3pm.  Younger grades start first.


Boys/Girls Ages 4-5- (Play at 6 ft hoops)
Boys/Girls in Grade K- (Play at 7 ft hoops)
Boys/Girls in Grade 1 (Play at 8 ft hoops)
Boys/Girls in Grade 2 (Play at 8 ft hoops)
Boys/Girls in Grades 3-4 (Play on 9 ft hoops)
Boys/Girls in Grades 5-6 (Play on 10 ft hoops)

*Will separate age groups if we have at least 4 teams. For example, if we have 4 3rd Grade Boys teams and 4 4th Grade Boys teams, we would separate that age group.  Might combine Grades 1/2 if we don't have enough too.  All determined after the deadline.

Cost: Ages 4-5: DCG/Grimes Residents- $30 per player, Non Residents- $40 per player

Kindergarten: DCG/Grimes Residents- $40 per player, Non Residents- $50 per player

Grades 1-2: DCG/Grimes Residents- $45 per player, Non-Residents- $55 per player

Grades 3-6: DCG/Grimes Residents- $55 per player, Non-Residents- $65 per player

*Plus Purchase a Red/White Reversible Basketball Jersey for $15 (if you don't already have one), This is the basketball tank top that is different than the Flag Football jerseys. 
Locations: Ages 4-5 and Grade K play at the Grimes Community Complex Gym (410 SE Main St.)
Grades 1-2 play at North Ridge Elementary School (400 NW 27th Street in Grimes, Enter on West side of building)
Grades 3-4 play games at Heritage Elementary School (500 NE Beaverbrooke Blvd in Grimes)
Grades 5-6 play games at South Prairie Elementary School (500 S. James Street in Grimes, Enter on North)
Registration: Click here to Register Online or Stop in to the Grimes Community Complex (410 SE Main St.) or Mail to Grimes Parks and Rec Office at 410 SE Main St. 

No player requests will be granted to be on the same team unless the parents are coaching together (2 coaches per team).  Please indicate this during registration.  Players will also not be allowed to play up a grade. 
Instructor: If you are selected after the coaches meeting to become a volunteer coach, you will receive a $10 credit per team you coach, to your online account.Volunteers will be chosen on their experience in coaching and availability to coach.  Limit of 2 coaches per team will be taken.
Contact: Brett Barber, Grimes Parks and Recreation Director or 515-986-2143

This program allows players to play in a recreational atmosphere coached by parent volunteers and supervised by the Grimes Parks and Recreation Staff.  Players are assigned to a team randomly but players are allowed to sign up for one other friend during registration in the comments box online.  Practice times for the Grades 3-6 will be assigned at the Coaches Meeting.