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"Start Smart: Intro to Basketball" Program Registration Extended

Program Flyer
September 25, 2020

Fair Oaks Recreation Center youth basketball program "Start Smart: Intro to Basketball", for 5-7 years old, registration has been extended to Tuesday October 6, 2020.

Start Smart Basketball is a developmentally appropriate introductory basketball program for children 5-7 years old. Start Smart Basketball prepares children and their parents for organized basketball without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports® is used in teaching dribbling/ball handling, passing/catching, shooting and running/agility.

Each class will be led by a Certified Youth Sports Administrator (CYSA) that has satisfied all the requirements from the National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS). 

For more info on NAYS, go to

Each participant receives:
1 Participant Manual
1 Mini Basketball for dribbling
1 Teslon Basketball for passing/catching and shooting
4 Cones

All programs and events follow safety protocols. Mask wearing, capacity restrictions, and temperature checks are in place at center to ensure the safety of all participants and staff.

To register, go to, click "Register and Reserve, and enter Activity Code 18804
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