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.
New!
2019 Fall Youth Baseball League (Ages 3-10)

2019 Fall Youth Baseball League, Ages 3-10 (coed)

We are excited to announce our NEW Youth Baseball league at the Berwyn Park District. This league will focus on introducing and developing basic baseball skills; throwing, hitting, base running and the rules of baseball.

Coaches Needed: Volunteer coaches are an integral part of our baseball 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

Equipment: Helmets, balls and catchers equipment provided to each team

Uniform: Jersey, Hat, Socks and Belts will be provided to each player

Practices: Mondays 5:30-8:30pm

Games: Thursdays 5:30-8:30pm

Younger ages will begin practices and games at the earlier time slot.

Practice/game times may vary upon program registration.

Player Evaluations: July 29, 2019

No games on Labor Day weekend

Age: 3-10 (CO-ED)

Program #    Division          Age   Days     Dates               Fee R/NR  Register by

A2012-201   Rookie T-Ball      3-5     M, Th    Jul 29-Sep 23    $65/$75      Jul 29

A2012-202   Coach Pitch       6-8     M, Th    Jul 29-Sep 23    $75/$85      Jul 29

A2012-203   Junior Throwers  8-10   M, Th    Jul 29-Sep 23    $85/$95      Jul 29

Note: Junior throwers will be the first age group that players pitch to each other.            

Location:  Proksa Park Baseball Fields

Questions? Contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin: ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-795-2892




New!
All Sports Clinic (Ages 6-10)

All Sports Clinic

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 (Co-ed)

Program # Day Date            Time            Fee R/NR  Register by

A2002-301  M    Sep 9-Oct 7  5:30-6:30pm  $45/$50     Sep 6                    

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


Fall Youth Soccer League (Co-ed Ages 4-14)

Fall Youth Soccer League (Co-ed)

The Berwyn Park District offers an exciting youth instructional soccer league for boys and girls, ages 4-14. 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.

Uniforms: Each player will receive one jersey, shorts and socks.

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: Aug 17

Practice Begins: Aug 28

Games Begin: sep 7

Practices: Wednesdays: 5:30-8:30pm

Games: 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

Age: 4-14 (Co-ed)

Program #    Age    Days    Dates                Fee R/NR           Register by        

A2009-201     4-6     W,Sa    Aug  14-Oct 5     $70/$80               Aug 10                 

A2009-202     7-9     W,Sa    Aug  14-Oct 5     $70/$80               Aug 10                 

A2009-203    10-12   W,Sa    Aug  14-Oct 5     $70/$80               Aug 10 

A2009-204    13-14   W,Sa    Aug  14-Oct 5     $70/$80               Aug 10                 

Location:  Freedom Park Turf Field

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



New!
Fall Youth Softball League (Girls 7-12)

Fall Youth Softball League (Girls) (NEW)

We are excited to announce our NEW Youth Softball League at the Berwyn Park District. This league will focus on introducing and developing basic softball skills; throwing, hitting, base running and the rules of softball. Games will be played against other BPD teams.

Coaches Needed: Volunteer coaches are an integral part of our softball 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

Equipment: Helmets, balls and catchers equipment provided to each team

Uniform: Jersey and Socks will be provided to each player

Practices: Tuesdays or Wednesdays, between 5:30-8:30pm

Games: Saturdays or Sundays, between 9:00am-2:00pm

Younger ages will begin practices and games at the earlier time slot.

Practice/game times may vary upon program registration.

Player Evaluation: Tuesday, Agust 27th

Team Sponsorships: $150 per team (No fundraising)

Ages: 7-12

Program # Division  Age Days         Dates               Fee R/NR   

A2013-301  Rookies   7-8  T,W,Sa,Su  Sep 10-Oct 26  $85/$95        

A2013-302  Minors    9-10 T,W,Sa,Su  Sep 10-Oct 26  $85/$95        

A2013-303  Majors   1-12  ,W,Sa,Su   Sep 10-Oct 26  $85/$95        

Note: All age groups will have a trained umpire at each game.   

Location:  Proksa Park Baseball Fields

Register in person at Proksa Park.

Questions: Please contact the Athletics Manager, Nick Cronin at ncronin@berwynparks.org or 708-795-2892




New!
Sport Conditioning and Agility Clinic (Ages 6-12)

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: 6-12 (Co-ed)

Program #      Day      Date             Time              Fee R/NR               Register by

A2003-301       Tu        Oct 8-Nov 5    5:30-6:30pm   $45/$50                   Oct 4

Location: Liberty Cultural Center Gym

For more information, 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: 6   Max: 15


New!
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

A2001-301        M         Sep 9-Oct 7   6:45-7:45pm   $45/$50              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


New!
Volleyball Skills Clinic (Ages 8-14)

Volleyball Skills Clinic

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

No class on Nov 28

Age: 8-14 (Co-ed)

Program #  Day  Date             Time             Fee R/NR  

A2004-301   Th    Nov 7-Dec 12  6:00-7:00pm  $45/$50             

A2004-101   M    Jan 13-Feb 10  6:00-7:00pm  $45/$50             

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: 6   Max: 15


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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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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.