The Gardner Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball League is an instructional/recreational league open to all boys and girls grades 1 thru 6. Basic fundamentals and sportsmanship are stressed. Teams will practice twice a week and play games on Saturdays. Practices begin after Thanksgiving. Teams consist of 1st and 2nd grade, 3rd and 4th grade, and 5th and 6th grade, which are separated into boys and girls leagues. Practices will begin in late November, with games beginning early January.**** Dates of season are approximate. Your assigned coach will contact you to let you know when practice and game times are.