Sports

Fitness, fun & friendship

Keshet’s sports offer all kinds of benefits—from gaining fitness and increasing confidence to making friends and learning teamwork. There’s something fun and rewarding for every interest and ability.

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Growing and learning through sports

More fun with friends

Keshet’s Sports are for athletes of all ages. Everyone participates, practices skills and plays in games.

Personal growth

We ensure personal success by adapting programs and providing individualized supports. Athletes gain self-confidence, feel a sense of pride and experience the joy of being part of a team.

Living healthy lives

Keshet encourages healthy lifestyles by offering sports and fitness all year long.

Sports Winter & Spring 2024

Basketball

Participants will work on their dribbling, lay-ups, shooting skills and leading up to the Northwestern All-Star Game on February 16th and a staff vs. participants game in April.

Winter Session – Registration Closed
Wednesdays | Jan 17-Mar 6
5:15-6:15pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$100 | $205 (1:1)

Spring Session
Wednesdays | Mar 27-May 8 (No program Apr 3, Apr 24)
5:15-6:15pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$100 | $205 (1:1)

Baseball

Let’s play ball! Keshet Baseball with Coach Dean is back in full-swing for players and volunteers of all ages and abilities. We are offering two separate games: one for youth (22 & under) and one for adults (22+).

Spring Session
Sundays | May 12-June 30 (No program May 26)
Youth Game: 1:00-1:45
Adult Game: 1:45-2:30
Kendrigan Field, Buffalo Grove
$75

Transportation provided for SOAR participants on May 12 only.

Body Groove

Body Groove is a fan favorite Keshet activity. Our instructor Diane is ready to get adults grooving, moving and dancing!

Winter Session – Registration Closed
Thursdays | Jan 18-Mar 14 (No program Feb 8)
4:00-5:00pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
18+
$160 | $250 (1:1)

Transportation provided from Highland Park for $25 and Skokie for $50.

Spring Session
Thursdays | Mar 28-May 9 (No program Apr 4)
4:00-5:00pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
18+
$135 | $215 (1:1)

Transportation provided from Highland Park for $25 and Skokie for $50.

Sports Galore

Come develop your skills in all areas of sports. Have fun learning new games and exercises to keep you active!

Winter Session
Sundays | Jan 14-Mar 3
1:00-2:00pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$150 | $230 (1:1)

Spring Session
Thursdays | Mar 28-May 9 (No program Apr 4)
5:15-6:15pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$125 | $205 (1:1)

Special Olympics Track & Field

We’re gearing up for Special Olympics! Athletes of all ages and abilities are welcome to join Team Keshet and compete in the Special Olympics Track & Field Spring Games on Apr 14.

Spring Session
Sundays | Mar 17-Apr 14
1:00-2:00pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$220 | $310 (1:1)

Five Keshet athletes getting ready to race on the track

Keshet Games

It’s time to gear up for the second annual Keshet Games! Participants of all ages will compete in a variety of sporting events. Families and friends are invited to come cheer on the athletes.

Sunday, May 5, 2024
12:30-3:00pm
Solomon Schechter Day School, Northbrook
All ages
$30 | $60 (1:1)

Transportation provided to Schechter for Sunday School and SOAR participants only. 

Want to learn more?

Keshet Sports are open to people of all ages and abilities. To find out if our programs are a good fit for you or your child, contact Drew McNamara, Recreation Program Manager, at 630.566.9859.

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Volunteers needed

We are looking for volunteers (6th grade and older) to be part of the fun of Keshet Sports. As a volunteer, you’ll be paired with a Keshet athlete to practice skills and play in games. While there is no fee for being a volunteer, you do need to apply.

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Group of volunteers and baseball players hugging each other

Fee assistance

Need-based fee assistance is available for Keshet Sports. Families will indicate their interest in receiving assistance when they register online. Our team will then be in touch with you about next steps. Contact Anca at 847.205.1234 for more information.

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