In celebration of Clark County Parks and Recreation’s 50th anniversary, Cambridge Recreation Center will host a one-on-one basketball challenge for ages 6 to 13 beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 15 at the center located at 3930 Cambridge St., just west of the intersection of Flamingo Road and Maryland Parkway. Cost to participate is $2, and participants will receive a commemorative basketball jersey, and trophies will be awarded to the top group in each age division. The registration deadline for this event is Thursday, June 13. Participants can register online at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov/parksregistration or by visiting the Cambridge Recreation Center’s front desk.
Participating players will be divided into age groups – ages 6 to 7, 8 to 9, 10 to 11 and 12 to 13. The challenge is open to boys and girls, and each player must present proof of age at check-in.
For additional information on the summer basketball parents meeting, contact the Cambridge Recreation Center at (702) 455-7169. Clark County Parks and Recreation also can be found on social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook.
Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing top-quality service with integrity, respect and accountability. With jurisdiction over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is the nation’s 12th-largest county and provides extensive regional services to more than 2 million citizens and 43 million visitors a year. Included are the nation’s 8th-busiest airport, air quality compliance, social services and the state’s largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The county also provides municipal services that are traditionally provided by cities to almost 900,000 residents in the unincorporated area. Those include fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.