Chandler Park Conservancy Announces Lacrosse is coming to Chandler Park!
Chandler Park, Detroit, MI. March 12, 2018 – The Chandler Park Conservancy is launching the inaugural season of “Play Lacrosse” with the introduction of the Detroit Youth Lacrosse Association (DYLA).
The DYLA is a newly formed youth serving organization created by the Chandler Park Conservancy to support the health and well-being of Detroit youth and introduce them to the elite game of Lacrosse. The Detroit Youth Lacrosse Association’s mission is to cultivate the resiliency of our children and empower them through mentorship and coaching to pursue academic, athletic, and community-centered excellence while fueling the growth of lacrosse amongst children of color, their families, and the community at-large.
DYLA is having open registration for youth 7 to 12 years old to learn and play lacrosse this spring and summer. Youth will practice/play three days a week starting April 10th at Chandler Park in Detroit, MI, 12200 Chandler Park Drive. Instructional clinics will be held in April and May and organized games will begin in June and go through July. Equipment will be provided.