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We hope the following links may offer helpful information to residents of the Parkland School District. If you have ideas for other organizations that should be added to this list, please e-mail the Office of Community and Public Relations at  Please submit your  electronic flyer for approval using this form, Parkland School District Flyer Distribution Form, at least 2 weeks prior to when you would like to have it posted/distributed electronically.  Flyers/Information for programs/events/activities that are not school-sponsored must include the following disclaimer, “The Parkland School District does not sponsor or sanction this program/event/activity.”
Parkland School District Flyer Posting Form

Parkland School District is not responsible for the content of any third-party links that may be contained within the documents listed on this page.

Current Registration Forms for Youth Sports and Recreation Programs

Athletic/Arts/Recreational Programs

First page of the PDF file: JHoops_Basketball_2022_Flyer_PSD

Hit the court with JHoops at the JCC for basketball skill-building, fundamentals, teamwork, and gameplay. Our co-ed program ensures all participants have an opportunity to play, grow and learn in a safe and fun environment. Program begins January 2022 and runs through March 2022 and is open to grades Pre-K - 12th. Visit for more information.

First page of the PDF file: 4-H2021Schoolrecruitmentflyer

4-H is the largest youth education organization in the United States other than publicschools. Open to ages 5-18 (as of January 1) for short-term or year-round options.

Cub Scouts

Registration dates and contact information for all local packs are listed on the flyers linked below or interested families can contact Gregory Borowski at Minsi Trails Council at 610-465-8557 for more information.  Website:

Scout Me In - Join Today - Boys and Girl Sign Up Events - Join Scouts.pdf
Why Join Cub Scouts?  CubScoutsFlyer.pdf

Girl Scouts

Click the link below to view information for Parkland Girl Scout information for grades K-12.

Community Athletic/Recreational Programs

Creative Learning Lab
Offers music lessons, art classes, cookie decorating, paint and sips, holiday events, and more!

JCC of the Lehigh Valley Children's Services
The Jewish Community Center of the Lehigh Valley provides an array of programs for children of all ages and background. From early childhood education for infants through Pre-Kindergarten to afterschool sports, arts, aquatics, and theater programs for children in Pre-K through 12th grade.

Laurys Athletic Association (Youth Baseball and Softball)

Lehigh Carbon Community College

Lehigh County Senior Center

Lehigh Career & Technical Institute

Lehigh Valley Girlz Wrestling

Lehigh Valley Sports Turf - Tot Shots, Little Big Shots, and Big Shots Soccer Programs
Developmental Soccer Program - Ages 3-8

Lehigh Valley Alliance on Aging

Lehigh Valley Arts Council

Live Learn & Play is an all-in-one community connection concept for individuals with special needs and their families.

North Parkland Athletic Association (NPAA)
The North Parkland Athletic Association (NPAA) is located in Orefield, Pennsylvania in the beautiful Lehigh Valley which is located approx. 1 hour north of Philadelphia. N.P.A.A is made up of many dedicated volunteers who work hard to provide coaching to ensure that young athletes will have an enjoyable and safe sporting experience while learning the proper sports skills necessary to compete for Junior High, Junior Varsity and Varsity sports teams in baseball, basketball, cheerleading and football.

Parkland Trojan Swimming and Diving Club - Lessons given at Parkland High School

Parkland Aquatic Club (PAAC) - Practices and offers lessons at Allen High School, Muhlenberg College and Stonecrest Swim Club.

Parkland Area Soccer Club (PASC)

Parkland Community Library

Parkland Elementary Wrestling
Parkland Elementary Wrestling purpose and objectives shall be to promote the welfare of  wrestling and related activities in the Parkland School District, to provide our youth with supervised wrestling, and at the same time, teach the sportsmanship, fair play, and how to live fuller and healthier lives, in order that they may become better citizens in our community.

Parkland Ice Hockey

Parkland Youth Center (PYC)
Basketball, softball and baseball programs for area youth.

Pennsylvania Youth Theatre
(PYT) is a nonprofit performing arts organization with the mission of educating, entertaining, and enriching the lives of young people and their families through the art of theatre.  PYT was founded with the commitment to provide opportunities for all children to participate and learn through the art of theatre.

South Parkland Youth Association (SPYA)
South Parkland Youth Association (SPYA) is a non-profit organization which provides sports programs for boys and girls, ages 4 to 18. The sports currently offered are Baseball/T-Ball, Basketball, Football, Cheerleading, Softball, and Soccer.
SPYA web site

Schnecksville Playground Association (SPA)
The Schnecksville Playground Association (SPA) is located in Schnecksville, Pennsylvania. Schnecksville is about 8 miles North of Allentown on Route 309 in a suburban residential community in North Whitehall Township, Lehigh County. The association is run entirely by volunteers dedicated to providing youth sports programs such as baseball, softball, lacrosse, and basketball for the children in and around this community.

The Velodrome
The Velodrome offers kids ages 5 to 18 to learn to ride bike and if they want to learn to race bikes they can.  They also offer Adult Fitness Classes.  The Velodrome is located within Parkland.  Some of the kids within Parkland who had started out in our beginner programs have gone on to represent TEAM USA.

YMCA of Allentown

Boy Scouts

Girl Scouts

Special Olympics of Lehigh County - Offering a variety of year-long and seasonal athletic opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Township links

North Whitehall Township

Pennsylvania State Police

Megan’s Law

South Whitehall Township

Upper Macungie Township

Lehigh County