Athletics: 401 S. 8th Street, Wilmington
Andrea Talley,Recreation Supervisor 910.343.3682
Morrell Fox, Recreation Coordinator 910.341.0057
The Athletics section provides opportunities for participation in team and individual sports including leagues, classes, special events and tournaments for youth and adults.
Programs Offered include:
- Youth basketball Leagues
- T-ball League
- Junior Officials Program - Call 341.0057 for more information.
- Open Gym
- Special Events
- Tennis Clinics
Now registering for the Fall:
FREE Basketball Clinics Registration Form Register Online
MLK Center, 401 S. 8th St. Wilmington
- Sat. Sept 21 10 am - 10:30 am (ages 7-10)
- Sat. Sept. 21 11 am - 11:30 am (ages 11-15)
- Mon. Oct. 14 5:30 pm - 7 pm (ages 7-10)
- Mon. Oct. 21 5:30 pm - 7 pm (ages 11-15)
6u Basketball League Registration Form Register Online
Ages: 4-6 • Cost: $15
MLK Center, 401 S. 8th St, Wilmington
September 24 - November 13
Deadline: Sept. 16 Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm or 6:30 pm -7:30 pm
Games & practices will be held on Tues. or Wed. evenings. (Parents will choose a preferred night).
Intro to Beach Volleyball
Flyer Registration Form Register Online
Ages: 7/up Cost: $35( fee assistance available)
Fee Assistance Application
Note: you will pay at Capt'n Bill's on the first day of program.
September 23 - October 21 (Mondays 5-6 pm)
Location: Cap'n Bill's Backyard Grill
Participants will learn and develop basic volleyball skills such as passing, setting, hitting, and serving in a fun, non-competitive environment.
9U and 12U Basketball Leagues
Games will be on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays.
First game is in December.
Questions? Call 341.0057 or 343.3682
Field & Facility Rentals
Please call 343.3682 or email if you have questions.
Sign up to receive Text alerts or emails informing you of condition of athletic fields or courts. Note the city does not charge for this service.
Open Gym @ MLK Community Center
MLK Community Center is located at 401 S. 8th Street in Wilmington. Gym hours are subject to change due to evening programs. Call ahead to 910.341.7866 to assure gym is open to public. Cost: Free
Adult Open Gym (18/up)
Mondays & Fridays
10 a.m. -12 p.m.
Youth Open Gym 17/under
Monday – Friday
3:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Open Gym - Adults with Disabilities
Wed. 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Mondays & Fridays
12 p.m. - 3 p.m.
NOTE: Gym hours are subject to change due to evening programs. Please call 341.7866
ahead to ensure gym will be open to public.