Saladino: LI Nets to Host Free Basketball Clinics at Town Facilities

Saladino: LI Nets to Host Free Basketball Clinics at Town Facilities

Oyster Bay Town Supervisor Joseph Saladino announced that the Town of Oyster Bay, in partnership with the Long Island Nets, will host Free Long Island Nets Basketball Clinics at Town facilities throughout the summer, with the first taking place on Saturday, July 13th at John J. Burns Park in Massapequa. These clinics are open to boys and girls ages 6 through 13.

“The Long Island Nets Basketball Clinic is a great opportunity for children to learn about the sport of basketball from some of the area’s finest coaches and players,” Supervisor Saladino said. “The Town of Oyster Bay is proud to partner with the Long Island Nets to bring these outstanding basketball skills clinics to our residents, free of charge!”

The Long Island Nets Basketball Clinic is designed to teach kids the fundamentals of basketball in a structured clinic setting, as well as help improve individual skills. Instruction will be carried out by the Long Island Nets, and each participant will receive a t-shirt. Necessary equipment will be provided.

Clinics will take place on the following dates at the following locations:

  • Saturday, July 13th at John J. Burns Park, Massapequa – clinic will take place at 10am and will last for 90 minutes. Participants must register by July 5th.
  • Friday, August 23rd at John J. Burns Park, Massapequa – clinic will take place at 6:30pm and will last for 90 minutes. Participants must register by August 16th.
  • Friday, September 20th at the Hicksville Athletic Center – clinic will take place at 6:30pm and will last for 90 minutes. Participants must register by September 13th.

The clinic, which is limited in space, will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information and to register, call (516) 797-4125 x. 2.