Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 9/3/13
From Press Release
This Saturday, September 7th, 2013, NXTsports’ Cradle Lacrosse program will host a special free lacrosse clinic for kids age 4-10 at the Kingsessing Recreation Center at 4901 Kingsessing Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia from 11am-3pm.
All kids, both boys and girls, age 4-to-10 are welcome and encouraged to attend. All lacrosse equipment is provided, and the clinic will focus on lacrosse basics of teaching kids to cradle, scoop and throw.
Cradle is proud to participate in the event, which is hosted by Philadelphia based non-profit Investing in Ourselves (www.iophilly.com), in partnership with Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Investing in Ourselves, a non-profit organization, inspires positive lifestyle behavior change in underserved neighborhoods by focusing on family-based physical health, financial literacy and computer literacy initiatives.
Said Dylan Brown, Director of Cradle Lacrosse, “NXT and our Cradle staff are excited to participate this Saturday, and to work with new kids and meet new families. We are aware that this is one of the first lacrosse clinics ever held at Kingsessing, and we can’t wait to grow the sport. We appreciate Investing in Ourselves’ invitation to get involved.”