Program Details

Age Groups: Boys and girls age 5-7 years old

Jr. NBA is primarily a fun session so children become familiar with the game of basketball while learning basic skills. Sessions are co-ed, with both boys and girls on the court together. Children are divided into groups based on age and skill.

The Jr. NBA is a small ball co-ed program created and designed by NBA staff to introduce the game of basketball to players aged 5-7 with age appropriate concepts, drills and skills. It follows a 12-week curriculum consisting of 45 minute sessions each designed by NBA staff. This is an NBA affiliated program with highly skilled coaches. Sessions take place on Saturday (or Sunday) mornings. [Day varies dependent on gym availability in any specific year]

  • Maximum: 80 players [20 players per Division]  *Waitlists for registrations beyond 80 players



  • October 2023 : 14-21-28

  • November 2023 : 4-11-18-25

  • December 2023 : 2-9-16

  • January 2023 : 13-22

Useful information

4 Divisions – based on age

  • 9-10 am (5 yrs + young 6yrs)
  • 10-11 am (6 yrs )
  • 11-12 pm (mixed 6-7 yrs)
  • 12-1 pm (7 yrs)

Trillium Elementary School
1515 Varennes Blvd, Orléans


All players must be REGISTERED with the GCBA to participate.

For more information, please email the GCBA office at
[email protected]