Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is offering youth soccer leagues and a parent/tot soccer program.
In-person registration is available in the Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, and at ajcity.net/onlinereg — search for soccer. For information on programs and services, call 480-983-2181 or go to ajcity.net/parks.
Youth soccer leagues are offered for boys and girls ages 4-11, divided into three age groups:
All leagues will be at Prospector Park, 3015 N. Idaho Road. Registration fees are $40 for the 4-5 age league, $45 for 6-8 and $50 for 8-11. There is a $5-per-player discount if registered by Oct. 23. Parks and rec is actively recruiting for volunteer coaches for all three leagues.
The parent/tot soccer program is for youth ages 3-5. Participants must have turned 3 by Nov. 7. The program will 9:45-10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Nov. 7 and 14, and Dec. 5 and 12, at Prospector Park. Parents actively play with their child under the direction of Coach Wes. This program is designed to prepare youth for team sports and prepare parents to become volunteer coaches. Registration fee is $30 for parent/tot soccer.