City of Patterson Recreation and Community Services Department
“We Create Community Through People, Parks & Programs”
View the Summer 2014 Activity Guide! Check out the fun and enriching activities for you and your family such as the Swim lessons, Family Boot Camp, Summer Day Camp, Family Events and so much more.
Click here to view the Activity Guide.
The goal of youth activities is to encourage skill development and foster a positive attitude without overly emphasizing winning every game as a primary goal. Children will learn basic to advanced fundamentals in sports such as basketball, flag football, tennis, and more. Check out the wide range of league and instructional course offerings at the Recreation Department. Below is a list of upcoming youth activities.
Tiny Toes Gymnastics
Tiny Toes Gymnastics is a children's play and gymnastics program that offers a series of parent/child programs devoted to the physical, emotional, and social development of children.
For more information and how to register, please see Flyer.
Kidz Love Soccer
Since 1979, Kidz Love Soccer has been dedicated to teaching children the world's most popular sport within a nurturing, recreational environment. A typical session experience includes age appropriate activities: skill demonstrations, fun games, and instructional scrimmages. Young soccer enthusiasts experience soccer fun in a safe, non-competitive environment. Kidz Love Soccer... "Where the score is always FUN to FUN!"
To see which classes are available in your area and to register click the link below.
Youth Flag Football
The City of Patterson would like you to come out and participate in our youth flag football program. We strive to develop a strong recreational league designed for all types of participants. This is a coed league where everyone gets the chance to play one of Americas most popular outdoor sports. Season starts September 8th! To view more information and to see how to register, please see our Youth Flag Football Flyer.
Tiny Toes Cheertastic
This program develops a cheer foundation using skills, activities, music, and games. We emphasize coordination, flexibility, and building strength in learning cheers, dance, jumps and basic stunting. For dates, times, and fees please see the Tiny Toes Cheertastic Flyer.
Tiny Tot Athletics
This is 4 week program will work on key fundamentals children need to participate in sports later in life. Children will be lead in drills helping them learn the basics needed to play football. Parents and children will work on developing their throwing, catching and agility while having fun in a safe environment. Parent involvement is mandatory! Registration starts September 1st
For more information about Tiny Tot Athletics, and how to register, please see Flyer.
2015 Jr. Warrior Youth Basketball
Patterson Recreation JR. Warrior Basketball is a fun, educational program that emphasizes fundamentals and good sportsmanship. The Season will begin with 3 weeks of training clinics for each age group. This will be used to help develop skills, learn rules and create teams for upcoming season. Registration for this program starts November 24th.
For more questions, please stop by the Recreation Department, or call (209)895-8080.
The Patterson Recreation Department loves teens! We strive to provide enriching recreational activities that challenge and motivate young people to learn new things and to keep having fun. From innovative programs to special events, you are never too old to get out and play. We even have opportunities for teens to hang out and chill.
The Youth Action Commission is a program that provides teens 6th-12th with activities and learning experiences that teach leadership, social skills, problem solving, and team building skills; while promoting community and cultural awareness. We value and promote youth ideas, input, involvement, diversity, communication, and success. This is a youth led program, so that the youth can make a difference on teen issues in their community.
For more information See the YAC Flyer.
The Patterson Teen Center is a Drop In Location for youth grades 6th - 12th. Our Teen Center is a SAFE place for youth to hang out, make friends and provides the opportunity to participate in fun activities. Recreation staff offers a variety of games, sports, and other activities including a large flat screen TV, a Xbox 360 and a PS2, a pool table, a ping pong table, foosball tables, and brand new, state of the art computers to help with homework assistance. Parents MUST sign their youth up to attend, with Registration Form and Parent Handbook, but membership is FREE!
For any other questions, please call 209-895-3536.
FAMILY SPORTS & FITNESS
Want to participate in something with the entire family? Check out our family programs which are designed to provide an opportunity for Patterson locals and their families to recreate together.
Yoga Fit (13years +)- Make it Happen with Eileen
Yoga Fit is designed to improve the health, performance, and mental activity of athletes or individuals interested in improving their level of fitness. Based on the ancient fitness science of hatha yoga it blends balance, strength, flexibility and power in a fitness format. Yoga Fit overcomes the mystery of yoga by delivering a practical, user friendly style, which is accessible, understandable, and doable by individuals at any level fitness. We are currently taking registration for Yoga Fit, sign up online at: http://activenet.active.com/patterson, or
stop by the Patterson Recreation Department.
This league is a recreational softball league for participants over the age of 18. Teams must be co-ed and have equal members of each gender. Get your friends and family together and swing for the fences this fall!! For more information, please see Adult Co-Ed Softball Flyer.
Yoga Fit - Kids
Yoga Fit Kids encourages to explore their natural abilities in an active, safe, ad fun way that honors the diversity of each student's flexibility and strength. Yoga Fit Kids is a fun playful class where kids can move energy through their bodies and bring calm into their minds.
For questions about the class, or how to register come down to the Patterson Recreation Department, or call (209)895-8080.
R.I.P.P.E.D: Make it Happen with Eileen
R.I.P.P.E.D is a "Plateau Proof Fitness Formula that masterfully combines Endurance training and FUN, 55 minute, high energy, athletic based workout for all fitness levels and ages!
Sign up for RIPPED online, or at the Patterson Recreation Department.
"Bring a towel, mat and water(weights optional)"
Special Interest Classes
Youth Art Classes
The City of Patterson Recreation & Community Services Department is now offering Youth Art Classes! So, come down to the Hammon Senior Center and bring out that creative spark in your young artist this fall. Kids will enjoy art classes taught by instructor Raquel Donabatalla.
Ages: 2nd - 6th Grade
Days: Mondays & Thursdays
Time: 3:00pm - 6:00pm (2 separate classes. 1hr and 30min each)
Dates: September 22nd - October 30th
For more information, please see Youth Art Class Flyer.
The Recreation Department is now offering Zumba classes. Zumba is a great way to exercise and have fun! So come down and enjoy this exciting workout with instructor Heidi Vento.
Registration Fee: $45
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays.
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Session 5: September 8th - October 22nd
Session 6: October 27th - December 8th
Session 7: December 10th - February 2nd.
For more information, please view the Zumba Fitness Flyer.
Beginners Sewing Class
The Patterson Recreation Department is now offering Beginners Sewing classes, for those who have little to no sewing experience this class is for you. You will learn basics of sewing, and work on selected class projects together in order to master sewing techniques.
Ages: 13 - Senior Adults
Location: Hammon Senior Center
Dates: Sept. 17th - Oct. 22nd, Wednesdays
For more information, see Beginners Sewing Class Flyer.
Beginners Quilting Class
The Patterson Recreation Department is now offering Beginners Quilting classes for those who have sewing experience and knowledge of using a sewing machine. Learn to read patterns, pattern layout and cutting, and simple sewing seams. You will work on selected class projects in order to master sewing techniques together. This is not a beginner sewing class!
Ages: 18 and older
Location: Hammon Senior Center
Dates: Sept. 16th - Oct. 21st, Tuesdays
Time: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
For more information, and how to register please see Beginners Quilting Flyer.