706-677-4407
607 Thompson street - Homer, GA 30547

​Office Hours: Mon. - Fri.  8 AM - 5 PM

Banks County Parks and Recreation Department


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2018 Football


Registration Dates:  April 1st, 2018 - June 1st, 2018

Age Groups:  5-6 y/o Flag Football, 6U NGYFA tackle football, 7U NGYFA tackle football, 8U NGYFA tackle football, 9U NGYFA tackle football, 10U NGYFA tackle football, 11U NGYFA tackle football, 7th Grade NGYFA tackle football

Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2018

Fee:  $85 (tackle), $60 (5-6 y/o flag football)

BCPRD will provide each player with a jersey, helmet decals, and padded pants (tackle).  Flag participants will receive a jersey and shorts.


The BCPRD youth football program promotes the development of the youth in our community in the sport of football by teaching fundamentals, good sportsmanship and teamwork.  We are affiliated with the North Georgia Youth Football Association.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.


​All participants must attend no less than 50% of the scheduled practices to be eligible to play in games. This is the responsibility of the participant’s parent. Coaches are requested to keep an attendance chart to note the practices that each player attends. Parents need to communicate with the head coach about any absences prior to the scheduled practice or game.



2018 Cheerleading


Registration Dates:  Monday April 1st, 2018 - Friday June 1st, 2018

Age Groups:  5-6 y/o, 7 y/o, 8 y/o, 9 y/o, 10 y/o, 11 y/o, 7th Grade

Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2018

Fee:  $85


The BCPRD cheerleading program teaches young athletes the essential skills to lead the crowd and support the home team.  Cheer participants will learn cheers, proper hand and body movements as well as jumping techniques.  There is no stunting, just a big focus on fun.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.



2018 Soccer


Registration Dates:  April 1st, 2018 - June 1st, 2018

Age Groups:  4-5 y/o coed, 6-8 y/o coed, 9-12 y/o coed, 13-16 y/o coed

Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2018

Fee:  $60


Our rec. league soccer program focuses on skill development and player participation.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching. 



2018 Volleyball


Registration Dates:  April 1st, 2018 - June 1st, 2018

Age Groups:  9 y/o - 14 y/o

Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2018

Fee:  $60


BCPRD teams will be participating against teams from Oglethorpe County, Madison County, and Barrow County.



2018 Cross Country


Registration Dates:  April 1st, 2018 - June 1st, 2018

Age Groups:  Ages 7 & up

Age Control Date:  August 1st, 2018

Fee:  $60




​2017/2018 Basketball


Registration Dates:  September 4th, 2017 - October 16th, 2017

​Age Groups:  5-6 y/o coed, 7-8 y/o boys, 7-8 y/o girls, 9-10 y/o boys, 9-10 y/o girls, 11-12 y/o boys, 11-12 y/o girls, 13-14 y/o boys, 13-14 y/o girls

Age Control Dates:  November 1st, 2017 (5-6 y/o), January 1st, 2018 (7-12 y/o)

Fee:  $60 (5-6 y/o Coed), $75 (7-14 y/o)


The Banks County Parks and Recreation Department offers youth basketball leagues for children between the ages of 5 and 12.  Players learn the basic fundamentals of the game, technical skills and sportsmanship in a fun and positive environment.  A copy of each participant's birth certificate is required.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.




2018 Baseball/Softball/T-ball


Registration Dates:  January 8th, 2018 - February 12th, 2018

Age Groups:  4 y/o coed t-ball, 5-6 y/o coed coach pitch, 7-8 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 7-8 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 9-10 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 9-10 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 11-12 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 11-12 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 13-14 y/o Dizzy Dean Baseball, 13-14 y/o Dizzy Dean Softball

Age Control Dates:  March 1st, 2018 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), May 1st, 2018 (7-14 y/o baseball), January 1st, 2018 (7-14 y/o softball)

Fee:  $50 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), $75 (7-14 y/o baseball & softball)


BCPRD t-ball, baseball and softball leagues give boys and girls ages 4-14 the opportunity to participate in developmental programs that provide baseball/softball skills and game knowledge in a fun and safe environment for learning.  All participants must provide BCPRD with a copy of their child's birth certificate.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.​​

2018 Baseball/Softball/T-ball


Registration Dates:  January 8th, 2018 - February 12th, 2018

Age Groups:  4 y/o coed t-ball, 5-6 y/o coed coach pitch, 7-8 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 7-8 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 9-10 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 9-10 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 11-12 y/o Dizzy Dean baseball, 11-12 y/o Dizzy Dean softball, 13-14 y/o Dizzy Dean Baseball, 13-14 y/o Dizzy Dean Softball

Age Control Dates:  March 1st, 2018 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), May 1st, 2018 (7-14 y/o baseball), January 1st, 2018 (7-14 y/o softball)

Fee:  $50 (4 y/o t-ball & 5-6 y/o coach pitch), $75 (7-14 y/o baseball & softball)


BCPRD t-ball, baseball and softball leagues give boys and girls ages 4-14 the opportunity to participate in developmental programs that provide baseball/softball skills and game knowledge in a fun and safe environment for learning.  All participants must provide BCPRD with a copy of their child's birth certificate.  All coaches (head and assistant) must complete a coaching application and a criminal background check before coaching.

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