Bensenville Park District offers a variety of athletic programs for each season. Make sure you refer to the Bensenville Park District Program Guides for a complete listing of the athletic programs that are offered during your desired time. Additional class information is also available in the seasonal program guides.
Soccer Inter-Village League
The Bensenville Park District Youth Soccer League plays in the Mid Suburban Recreational Soccer League. Other Park Districts include Addison, Glendale Heights, Itasca, Medinah, Roselle, and Wood Dale. There will be an end of the season celebration at the completion of the league.
Registration for the Inter-Village Soccer League begins on December 4 at the Deer Grove Leisure Center. Once a team is filled, registrants will be placed on a waitlist in an effort to create another team. Participants must register in the designated age division based on year of birth. All games are played on Saturday.
Practices and Games
Each team will practice approximately one to two days a week (coaches discretion) and play a seven game schedule on Saturdays between 8am-4pm. Time and location of games will be determined by league schedules. Uniforms all players must wear a Bensenville Park District uniform. Uniforms must be purchased before the first game and can be purchased at the time of registration during regular business hours. A complete uniform consists of a jersey, shorts, socks, shin guards, and soccer cleats. Participants must purchase shin guards and cleats on their own. Prices for uniforms and replacement pieces are as follows:
Full Uniforms $30 | Jersey $15 | Shorts $11 | Socks $4
7-8 Sa, 04/6-06/15 8:00A-4:00P Varble Park 702221-02 $60/$70
9-10 Sa, 04/6-06/15 8:00A-4:00P Varble Park 702221-03 $60/$70
11-12 Sa, 04/6-06/15 8:00A-4:00P Varble Park 702221-04 $60/$70
13-14 Sa, 04/6-06/15 8:00A-4:00P Varble Park 702221-05 $60/$70
Developmental Soccer League
This is a great introduction for players looking to learn and enjoy the sport. The program will consist of training two times a week along with scrimmages on Saturdays. Participants will work on fitness, foot skills, and basic tactical movement on the field. All Monday and Wednesday trainings and Saturday games will be located at Varble Field. Staff will give you a call regarding the first day of practice; schedules will be given out on the first day. An additional mandatory t-shirt fee of $9 is payable at registration. Saturday scrimmage times will be announced.
3-5 M,W, 03/11-05/20 4:30P-5:30P Varble Park 702223-01 $59/$69
6-7 M,W, Sa, 03/11-05/20 5:30P-6:30P Varble Park 702223-02 $59/$69
8-9 M,W, Sa, 03/11-05/20 5:30P-6:30P Varble Park 702223-03 $59/$69
10-12 M,W, Sa, 03/11-05/20 7:30P-8:30P Sunrise Park 702223-04 $59/$69
Kids Karate Club
The Kids Karate Club is specifically designed for children ages 4-14 and focuses on safety, avoiding strangers and protecting oneself. This program targest many building blocks for children today: respect, self-esteem, building confidence, leadership, and making good choices. This progressive martial arts program includes belt progression through Black Belt. The students will learn the basics in karate, self-defense, sparring, kata and children’s safety. Uniforms are required and can be purchased during the first week of class for $42.
Beginner 4-14 Th, 03/14-05/02 6:00-6:45P Maple – Elm Room 702236-01 $33/$43
Advanced 4-14 Th, 03/14-05/02 6:45-7:00P Maple – Elm Room 702236-02 $33/$43
Looking for Volunteer Coaches!
The Bensenville Park District would like to thank those that have coached in past seasons and are always looking for more volunteers to help. We appreciate all your hard work and dedication to these leagues! Please let us know if you are interested in volunteer coaching when you sign your child up or call 630-766-7015 for more information