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Urbana Park District announces cricket programs

Ever known about cricket but haven’t learned the rules? Now you’re in luck, because Urbana Park District is offering various cricket events at Lohmann Park in April.

First is a free introductory cricket demo for those aged 8 and up, featuring members of the University of Illinois cricket team on April 2nd from 9-10am.

Second are two-week Cricket Clinic sessions with the Cricket Club of Central Illinois. The sessions are April 9th & 16th and April 23rd & 30th from 9-10 am for those aged 8 and up, as well. 

Participants will learn the rules and sport-specific skills before playing a shortened game at the end of each session. Registration for Cricket Clinic is here

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