Children's Activities
Children Basketball Clinics

Coaches and student-athletes from the Hofstra University and Adelphi University basketball teams and basketball clinicians from the Long Island Nets will be conducting FREE basketball instructional clinics this summer at a Town of Hempstead park near you for boys and girls, ages 6-13.

Learn basketball fundamentals like passing, dribbling, shooting and footwork in a fun atmosphere. Each team will offer two clinics each. Participants are limited to two clinic dates (one Saturday and one Tuesday clinic) as space is limited. Registration is open to TOWN OF HEMPSTEAD residents only. All clinics will take place outdoors.

Registration begins Wednesday, May 23 at 9 a.m. and will continue until all clinics are filled to capacity. Limit 100 signups for each clinic date. To register, call 292-9000, ext. 7245 or e-mail: with the following information:

  1. Child's name and age
  2. Park and clinic date(s) (limited to one Saturday and one Tuesday)
  3. Parent's Name and Address
  4. Phone number
  5. e-mail address

2018 Free Basketball Clinic Schedule

Long Island Nets Basketball Clinicians
Saturday June 23 at Newbridge Road Park, Bellmore, 10-11:30 a.m. *FILLED*
Saturday July 14 at Baldwin Park, Baldwin Harbor, 10-11:30 a.m. *FILLED*
Hofstra University Basketball Team
Tuesday July 10 at Veterans Memorial Park, East Meadow, 6-7 p.m. *FILLED*
Tuesday July 17 at Coes Neck Park, North Baldwin, 6-7 p.m. *FILLED*
Adelphi University Basketball Team
Tuesday July 24 at Rath Park, Franklin Square, 6-7 p.m.
Tuesday July 31 at Averill Blvd Park, Elmont, 6-7 p.m. *FILLED*