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Youth Soccer 

The Brooklyn Recreation Department is now registering for boys and girls ages 3-14 years old for our soccer program. Our soccer program is dedicated to teaching our children to play soccer in a positive learning based environment where we focus on mutual respect rather than a win-at-all-costs attitude. Children will learn the fundamentals of soccer and good sportsmanship, while at the same time having fun.

Residents: $60

Non-Residents: $65

Friday Night Basketball

Resident students in grades three through eight are invited to participate in this winter's basketball program.  Registration will be held at the Brooklyn Recreation Center in December with the program starting in January. Please call 216-635-4274 for further information.  

Open to Residents in grades 1 - 6 

Cost: $35

Session Dates: January 12, January 19, January 26, February 2, February 9, & February 16

Times: Group 1 (grades 2 & 3) 6 - 7 p.m.   Group 2 (Buddy Basketball) 7 - 8 p.m.  Group 3 (grades 4 - 6) 7 -8 p.m.

Location: Brooklyn Field House (east side)


Birth Certificates must be presented at registration. 


Students may register for the Summer Youth Baseball Program at the Recreation Center on the following days:

$55.00 - Participants who reside in the City of Brooklyn (Current Resident ID card required)

$65.00 - Participants who do not reside in the City of Brooklyn but attend a school in the City of Brooklyn (Proof of school required such as report card or school ID card.)

$75.00 - Non-Residents

$50.00 - 3 year old t-ball

Season starts late May to early June (for travel ages 10U - 18U)

Season starts in early June for in house ages 3 - 8

*Registration begins March 1, 2019*

youth baseball/soccer team sponsorship

The Brooklyn Recreation Department is inviting local businesses to participate in the City of Brooklyn's Youth Sports Sponsorship Program.  For a small sponsorship fee of $225.00, the name of your business will be featured on a youth uniform shirt.  This is a great way to promote your business and support activities for the youth of our community.  Call 216-351-5334 to obtain a sponsorship form.  

Camp brooklyn  

What will your children be doing this summer? Camp Brooklyn offers a fun, safe, and exciting option to keep your children busy!  Call 216-351-5334 with any questions. 

Children who reside in the City of Brooklyn or who attend a school located in the City of Brooklyn, age 5 thru 12 are eligible.  Birth certificate required. 

Camp Activities include Arts and Crafts, Sports, Games, Field Trips, Special Events and MORE!

6 week program 8:00am - 2:45pm daily.

(Fee does not include Special Events/Field Trip Fees)  Register at the John M. Coyne Recreation Center 7600 Memphis Avenue. 

All counselors are 18 years of age or older, have passed criminal background checks, trained in CPR & First Aid. Certified teachers are part of our Camp Staff.

Camp registration is limited. Camp location is Brooklyn City Schools.


GRADES 3-6 Residents Only with Brooklyn Recreation Center ID.  Cost $50.00.  The program will be held twice a week at the Brooklyn City Schools Field House. Registration will take place during normal business hours from May 1 through May 31 at the Recreation Center.  Knee pads are required.

Coaches, Counselors, & Parent Volunteers

1. Click HERE to print the background check application form (18 & up only). Please fill this out and turn it into the Program Director or Day Camp Directors.

2. Click HERE to watch Lindsey's Law Video. After you watch the video, please print and sign this form and turn it into the Program Director or Day Camp Directors.

3. Click HERE to complete Concussion Training. After you complete the training, please print and turn your certificate into the Program Director or  Day Camp Directors.

You may also scan and e-mail documents to the Program Director or Day Camp Directors. Please see below contact information if you have any questions.

Day Camp Director -