Hickory – Hickory Parks and Recreation is sponsoring the 2019 Greater Hickory Metro Basketball Camp, which will take place July 8 – 12, at Highland Recreation Center. The Greater Hickory Metro Basketball Camp is for boys and girls who will be going into the 1st through 9th grades.

DRILL FOR SKILL and FUNdamental drills in all areas of the game of basketball will be featured each day to help each camper become the best player he or she can be. In addition, competitive contests and team games will be held daily to showcase the talents of the campers.

Highland Recreation Center is located at 1451 8th Street Drive NE in Hickory. Sessions for boys will run from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and sessions for girls will run from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The cost of the camp is $70. Applications can be obtained online at the Hickory Parks and Recreation webpage on www.HickoryNC.gov, or at any recreation center.

For more information, please contact Hickory Parks and Recreation at (828) 261-2247, or Camp Director Gary Bowne at (828) 381-1856 or via email at 1453bowne@charter.net.