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 rugby.
New Dates!
Advanced Gymnastics

Recreational Class | Ages 6-8, 9-12
Students who enroll in this class must have mastered skills taught at the beginning level. This class will focus on more complex tumbling moves with continued work on balance, strength, and flexibility. Students will begin to develop routines on the balance beam and even/uneven parallel bars. This class is by invitation only! Participants will focus on more complex tumbling moves with continued work on balance, strength, and flexibility. Students will begin to develop routines on the balance beam and even/uneven parallel bars. Students who enroll in this class must have mastered skills taught at the beginning level and must be evaluated by an instructor in order to sign up for this class.

Classes are 1 hour.

Day: Monday
Session: 8/28 - 10/16
Time: 7:00 - 8:00pm
Fee: $90 Berwyn Resident | $100 Non-Resident

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 5   Max: 14


Activity#: 403207
New Dates!
Beginning Gynmastics

Recreational Class | Ages 6-8, 9-12 
For the beginning gymnast. This class follows the guidelines of the USAG developmental program. Students learn the fundamentals of the sport with an emphasis on safety and progressions. Student progress is documented as they continue through the program. This class will focus on basic skills such as forward and backward rolls, cartwheels, headstands, and handstands thus improving the student’s balance, strength and flexibility.

Classes are 1 hour.

Day: Monday
Session: 8/28 - 10/16
Time: 6:00 - 7:00pm
Fee: $90 Berwyn Resident | $100 Non-Resident

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 5   Max: 12


Activity#: 403207
New!
Berwyn Blacktails Rugby

Rugby is the perfect sport for any age, gender, size, and speed. Former college players and coaches will teach your kids drills, different skills, and how to scrimmage on practice days, preparing them for games. Our goal is to create a safe environment where your kids can learn.

For more information or details please contact: Erik Rivera at 708.956.7871 or erivera@berwynparks.org




New Dates!
Berwyn Bombers Lacrosse

This all-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 U11, U13 , and U15 team.

For more information or details please contact: Coach Rich Fantozzi at Richard.fantozzi@berwynbowbers. com or Coach Erik Rivera at 708.956.7871 or erivera@ berwynparks.org 

Day: Monday/Thursday
Dates: 8/21 - 11/6
Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm
Age: 9 - 14
Fee: $90 with equipment/$125 without equipment

Location: Freedom Park
3701 Scoville Ave. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 15   Max: 40


Activity#: 417317
Fall Soccer

Fall Soccer Season is forming now! Practice begins July 26th for boys and girls. The league is designed to provide participants with the fundamentals of soccer in a non-competitive league. All skill levels are welcomed and encouraged to join! Games and practices are played at Freedom Park (3701 South Scoville) on our beautiful stateof-the-art synthetic soccer field. Must show birth certificate upon registration.

Day: Wednesday/Saturday
Session 1: 7/26 - 10/4
Time: 5:30 - 6:30pm (4-6)
6:30 - 7:30pm (7-9)
7:30 - 8:30pm (10-12)
Fee: $71 Berwyn Resident | $78 Non-Resident

For more information or details please contact: Erik Rivera at 708.956.7871 or erivera@berwynparks.org

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



New Dates!
Gym Kids 1

Co-ed Preschool class | Ages 3 - 4 
With an emphasis on fun, children develop strength, coordination, and self-confidence in a structured environment. Students are introduced to basic gymnastics positions and terminology using a variety of gymnastics apparatus

Classes are 1 hour.

Day: Monday
Session: 8/28 - 10/16
Time: 4:00 - 4:45pm
Fee: $90 Berwyn Resident | $100 Non-Resident

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


Activity#: 403201
New Dates!
Gym Kids 2

Co-ed Preschool class | Ages 5 - 6 
This class will help develop your child’s motor skills, coordination and self-confidence. Our goal is to have fun in a safe environment while improving muscle development, coordination, skill and self-esteem. Students are introduced to basic gymnastics positions and terminology using a variety of gymnastics apparatus.

Classes are 1 hour.

Day: Monday
Session: 8/28 - 10/16
Time: 5:00 - 6:00pm
Fee: $90 Berwyn Resident |; $100 Non-Resident

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402
Min: 5   Max: 10


Activity#: 403207
Kids First Sports: Basketball

Let’s Hoop it up! This Basketball Program focuses on fundamentals! Basketball Games & Preparation; Players will be fulfilled with new basketball skills and safety techniques to make them game ready. Kids Love It! Program offers: Skills Contest & Championship Basketball game. PLUS techniques on Shooting, Dribbling, Passing, floor spacing, basketball safety awareness and sportsmanship.

Day: Sunday
Dates: 9/10 - 10/8 |   
Time: 11:45 - 1:00pm 
Ages: 5 - 12
Fee: $54 Berwyn Resident / $60 Non-Resident

Location: Liberty Cultural Center
6445 W. 27th Pl. Berwyn, IL 60402



Activity#: 403228
Kids First Tennis

Experience the competition of tennis! This program will help raise the skill and excitement level for the players using preparation time devoted to fundamentals of the game. This program is designed for beginners to advanced players through competitive instructional drills with a focus on individual skill. Racket skill positions training, techniques on ball spins, speed & quickness techniques, body balance, first step directional movements, tennis safety awareness and sportsmanship.

 

Day: Saturday
Session 1: 9/9 - 10/7
Time: 9:00 - 10:30am (ages 6-8)
Time:10:30 - 12:00pm (ages 9-14)
Fee: $64 Berwyn Resident | $70 Non-Resident

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Activity#: 403201
Kids First Track and Field

Excellent coaches will focus on teaching sprints, hurdles, jumps, distance running, and throws in a safe fundamental way. The program consists of body balance techniques; speed, quickness and agility drills, producing a quicker, safer more powerful performer.

Day: Tuesday
Session 1: 9/9 - 10/7
Time: 10:30 -11:30am (ages 6-8)
Time: 11:30 - 12:30pm (ages 9-14)
Fee: $56 Berwyn Resident | $61 Non-Resident

Location: Proksa Park
3001 S. Wisconsin Ave Berwyn, IL 60402



Activity#: 403201
About BPD
The Berwyn Park District is a separate municipal governing agency established for the purpose of providing parks, facilities and recreational programs for the residents of Berwyn.

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Our Mission
To enrich the quality of life of the community by providing superior parks, facilities and recreational services in a fiscally responsible manner.
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.