(302) 239-8857Mon - Fri 2pm - 7pm

Kids Programs

The programs below are just a few examples of what we offer to our members!

PAL Basketball
8-13 year old co-ed leagues & clinics, as well as Junior High leagues run throughout the year. Dates/times vary by location, so contact your local PAL for more information.

PAL Summer Fun Camp (Hockessin location only)

Hockessin PAL Summer Fun Camp registration is now open. Summer camp is for male and female PAL members between the ages of 8-13 years old. Camp is offered for 10 weeks, and runs from 9am-2pm.  Please contact Alexa Vari or David Salter for more information at (302) 239-8857

PAL Wrestling Club (Hockessin location only)

Wrestling Open-Mats: RETURN DATE TDB 
The Wrestling Club is for PAL members. For further information contact the Hockessin PAL at (302) 239-8857.

  • Fun Fact: The PAL Wrestling Club was started by New Castle County Police Officer Joseph Archangelo in 1999. “PAL Officer Joe” was a 3 time Blue Hen conference champion, 1988 Delaware wrestling state champion, 1992 M.E.A.C. Champion-Delaware State University, and 1997 World Police and Fire games bronze medalist in freestyle wrestling.

PAL Flag Football
This program is for boys and girls between the ages of 8-14. Dates/times vary by location, so contact your local PAL for more information. Hockessin PAL Flag Football runs in the Winter (November-March)

PAL Summer Night Program (Garfield Park location only)
This program addresses the large number of youth who have no access to constructive activities on Friday and Saturday evenings during the summer.

The PAL Youth Academy (Garfield Park location only)
Boys/Girls ages 11-18 are eligible to participate. Contact Lester Lee at (302) 656-9501.

Kick-It Karate (Hockessin location only)
Boys and Girls ages 8-15 are welcome to participate. Class dates/times vary. Call the Hockessin PAL at (302) 239-8857 for more information.

Other PAL Activities Offered:
Drop-in sports include: Basketball, Volleyball, Kickball, Baseball, Soccer, Floor Hockey, etc. We also have Homework Club, Weight Lifting, Chess/Checkers, Computer room, Special Presentations & Trips, Arts & Crafts, Ping Pong, Air Hockey, Foosball, and much more!

In addition to these activities, suggestions are always welcome for new activities.