Summer Programs

Spring Lap Swim


Lap swim will be available this Spring at the Patterson Aquatic Center. Come out and get your workouts in during Lap Swim. This is a great way to stay in-shape with low impact.

Ages: 18+ (14+ with parent/Guardian Supervision)
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates: May 1st-May 31st
Time: 6:00pm-7:00pm
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Cost: $2.00

Spring Water Aerobics


This spring the Aquatic Center will be open for Water Aerobics! Water Aerobics classes are designed for all levels and abilities. Instructors will provide needed modifications in order for you to improve your health with the benefits of water. Aquatic training allows you to get a balanced workout that is easy on your joints, and addresses the muscles that gravity assists on land.

Ages: 15+
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Dates: May 1st-May 31st
Time: 7:15pm-8:15pm  
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Cost: $3.00/regular admission or $2.00/ Senior Citizens

Swim Clinics


The clinic, spearheaded by Patterson Pirates Coach Denise, will improve your swimmer's technique and their overall speed. All swimmers are encouraged to attend, whether you are looking to help your child obtain the skills necessary to be a part of a swim team, or a seasoned swimmer looking to refine skills before the start of the season.

 Beginner Level:
 5:30pm-6:00pm
 Any child looking to learn skills necessary to be part of a Rec. Swim Team.
 Intermediate Level:
 6:00pm-6:30pm
 About a Level 3 Swim Lesson learner. Can swim entire length of pool without stopping.
 Advance Level:
 6:30pm-7:00pm
 Any child that's been on the Pirates or any Re. Swim Team for at least 2 years.

Age: 5-17yrs
Days: Tuesdays & Thursdays
Dates: May 2nd-May 30th
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Cost: $50.00
Other Details: Registration begins April 4th. You can register online at
http://activenet.active.com/patterson or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Prerequisites: Swimmers must be able to swim across the length of the pool(25 yards) without assistance and without stopping.
 


Swim Lesson Evaluations


Not sure which swim level your child  should be placed in? Head to the Patterson Aquatic Center for an evaluation lead by our Swim Instructors! After receiving your child's level, you can even register for swim lessons! at the front window and concessions window of the Aquatics Center! If you've missed any evaluation days, simply refer to out swim lesson registration checklist, which will give you a good idea on skills needed to pass each level.

Age: 4-17yrs
Days: Saturday & Sunday
Dates: June 10th & June 11th
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Cost: Evaluations are FREE! Swim lesson cost are listed below

Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Group Swim Lessons


Group swim lessons occur at many different levels. the minimum amount of students for a group lesson is 3, the maximum is 5.

Age: 6 months-17yrs
Days: Monday-Thursdays
Cost: $ 50.00/Per Session
Location: Patterson Aquatics Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. you can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
 
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Private Swim Lessons


Private swim lessons allow the participant to work one on one with the instructor on personal swim goals. Private swim lessons are a good way to help overcome a fear of the water or focus on a particular skill. 

Age: 6 months +
Days: Monday-Thursdays 
Cost: $120/Session
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Saturday Swim Lessons


If you are unable to attend our regularly scheduled lessons due to work, school, or if you and your family are already engaged in many activities during the weekday this summer, have no fear! Saturday Swim Lessons are here! Class will meet once a week every Saturday for 8 weeks.
                                      Saturdays Only July 8th-August 26th


 5:25 PM
 Parent and Child(Meets 4 weeks only)
Pre-School
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3

Age: 6 months -17 yrs 
Days: Monday-Thursdays 
Cost: $50.00/Session or $25.00 for Parent & Child Swim Lessons
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begind May 4th. You can register online at 
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Parent & Child Swim Lessons


The purpose of the course is to first help children feel comfortable in the water and teach them skills that prepare them for a future of learning to swim. This course also teaches safety information and teaches parents/guardians ways to work with their children in the water. This course differs from our other levels as it runs Monday-Thursday for one week and is intended for children 6 months-5 yrs old and their parents/guardians.

Age: 6 months - 5yrs
Days: Monday-Thursday(One Week)
Dates: See Table Below
Times: See Table Below
Cost: $25.00/ Session
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Session 2b Note: Session 2b begins friday June 3rd, there is NO swim class on Monday July 3rd or July 4th due to the Holiday. Swim class will resume July 5th to July 7th (Wednesday-Friday)
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Adult Learn To Swim 


This class is created to those 18+ who are looking to improve their skills in the water. We take adults of all swimming abilities in this course. The instructor will cater this course to your needs, whether you are completely new swimming environment or you are looking to refine your swimming skills!

Age: 18+
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: Session 2: June 26th-July 7th(No Class July 3rd or July 4th)
           Session 3: July 10th-July 20th
           Session 4: July 24th-August 3rd
Time: 6:50pm-7:20pm
Cost: $50.00/Session
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
*Session 2 Note: Swim classes resume on July 5th- July 7th(Wednesday-Friday)

Aquatic Adventure Camp


Experience wilderness survival, teamwork, nature exploration, first aid, critical thinking skills and survival swimming all while having fun! This program focuses on water safety survival and introduces youth to potential job opportunities as a life guard and swim instructors. This great program is funded by the California Department of Water Resources.

Age:
9-14 yrs
Days: Monday-Friday
Dates: June 19th-June 30th
Times: 9:00am-12:00pm
Cost: FREE
Location: First meeting is at Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave. A schedual will be hahded out the first day for the rest of meeting locations.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave. 

Youth Water Polo Camp


Youth water polo is a great way to get fit while having fun. This camp will provide Patterson youth basic skills needed to play the game of water polo. Water polo gives youth the opportunity to make new friends, set goals, and learn a new exciting sport. This camp will run once per week for 8 weeks throughout the summer.

Age: 8-17yrs
Days: Saturdays
Dates: July 8th-August 26th
Cost: $50.00
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

Diving Camp


This course is designed to assist youth in diving into the water properly and will focus on all different kinds of dives.

Ages: 8-17yrs
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: July 10th-July 20th
Time: 5:30pm-6:00pm
Cost: $50.00
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
 

Senior Water Aerobics


This class is for those 50+ looking to workout in a low impact environment. Our lively instructors are here for you and your workout needs! This class is focused on strength training and increasing your cardiovascular performance.

Age: 50+
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: June 12th-August 10th
Times: 10:45am-11:45am
Cost: $2.00/ Drop in
Location: Patterson Aquatics Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Swim passes can be purchased at the Patterson Aquatics Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave. or the Recreation Department, 133 W. Las Palmas Ave. during regular business hours.

Shallow Water Aerobics


This class is focused `on strength training with low impact on joints. This class is great for everyone! whether you're just starting a workout routine, recovering from an injury or surgery, or just looking to add to your routine, our instructors will happily modify any movement for you!

Age: 12+
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: June 12th-August 10th
Times: 7:30pm-8:30pm
Cost: $3.00/Drop-in 
         $2.00/Senior Drop-in
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Swim passes can be purchased at the Patterson Aquatics Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave. or Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave. during regular business hours

Deep Water Aerobics


If you've tried Shallow Water Aerobics and are looking to kick it up a notch, look no further! With low resistance and high intensity workouts this class will get your heart rate going. Deep Water Aerobics is held in the deep water, you must be able to demonstrate the ability to swim to participate in this class. 

Age:12+
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: June 12th-August 10th
Time: 7:30pm-8:30pm 
Cost: $3.00/Drop-in
         $2.00/Senior Drop-in
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Swim passes can be purchased at the Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave. or at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave. during regular business hours.  

Pirates Swim Team


The Pirates Swim Team is a recreational team that strives to teach young swimmers fundamentals of swimming in a fun and safe environment. Team members will learn the four competitive strokes, turns, streamline, and many other skills used in the swimming world. The swim team is designed for children 5-18 years old.

New Swimmers: New team members will have to attend and evaluation prior to signing up for the season. During the evaluation, the swimmers will be required to swim a minimum of 25 yards of freestyle unassisted and without stopping. The coach present may also ask swimmers to perform additional strokes and techniques to gauge where the swimmers skills are prior to the start of the season. New member evaluations will take place Saturday, April 29th from 12:00pm-2:00pm at the Patterson Aquatic Center.

Age: 5-18yrs
Days: Monday-Thursdays
Dates: June 5th-July 27th
Times: 8:00am-10:30am
Cost: $120.00
Location: Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave.
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.
*Volunteers needed! we need Volunteers to help us time swimmers, and more throughout our swim meets. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us at 209-895-8080.

Junior Guard I/II


This Junior Guard program is to taken after successful completion of Junior Guard I course. This course will feature more in depth water safety skills, and lifeguard rescues and will further the knowledge needed to be a successful lifeguard in the future. After successful completion of this course, participants will be given a Junior Guard Volunteer shirt, and will be given a volunteer schedule where they will work with and learn from our professional staff of lifeguards throughout the remainder of the summer. they will also be invited to a staff training session.

Age: 11-15yrs
Days: Monday-Thursday
Dates: Junior Guard II: July 10th-July 20th & 21st
           Junior Guard I: July 24th- August 3rd
Time: 10:45am-11:45am
Cost: $60.00
Location: Patterson Aquatics Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave
Other Details: Registration begins May 4th. You can register online at
patterson.perfectmind.com or in person at the Patterson Aquatic Center, 1025 W. Las Palmas Ave. or the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Plamas Ave. For more information, please call PAC 209-895-8188 or Recreation at 209-895-8080.

Although our staff works hard to ensure our division information is free from mistakes, there are times when errors in dates, times, rates or registration information occurs. We will do everything possible to make corrections, and we thank you for your understanding when these situations arise.