Youth Recreation

Independence Parks & Recreation is committed to providing a wide variety of recreational opportunities for youth.

Youth Programs


Youth programs are the corner stone of the Independence Parks and Recreation Department. We offer:
  • Indoor Soccer (4 & 5 year olds)
  • Indoor Kickball (1st & 2nd graders)
  • Indoor Wiffleball (4, 5 & 6 year olds)
  • Basketball (Kindergarten- 2nd graders (offered only w/ commitment of an instructor))
  • TaeKwonDo (5 years and older)
  • Dodge Ball (2nd, 3rd & 4th graders)
  • Bags Tournaments (18 years and younger)

Youth Leagues


We have some great youth sports leagues that teach kids the fundamental skills and introduce competition in:
  • T-Ball (4 year olds by 1/15/18 & those entering Kindergarten)
  • Baseball (Kindergarten- 7th graders)
  • Basketball (3rd & 4th graders)
  • Flag Football (Kindergarten- 6th graders)
  • Softball (Kindergarten- 7th graders)
  • Swim Team (6-18 year olds)

Lesson Programs


Our lesson programs will give your child a foundation for swimming, baseball and softball through hitting clinics, pitching & catching clinics, hitting development, velocity development, and 1-on-1 instruction is available.