Youth Sports

Lil Heroes

Calling all Ninja Heroes to my dojo!! Pre-Schoolers 3-5yrs old and thier adult parents will enjoy participating in basic karate skills including: coordination, moto skills, balance, and focus through simple martial arts exercises and games. 

Registration: October 2nd-November 3rd
Age: 3-5yrs
Days: November 4th, 11th, 18th and December 2nd, 9th, and 16th (No class November 25 due to Thanksgivings)
Time: 9:00-10:15am
Location: Walnut Grove Gym Located at 775 N. Hartley St.
Cost: $52.00

Lil' Zombie 2K Run

Come enjoy the Lil' Zombie Run! wear your costumes and engage in fun activities including: face painting, pumpkin carving, slime making and coloring. Children and their guardians will learn nutritional education, practice endurance and engage in fun physical play.


Age: 3-5 yrs
Days: September 23rd, 30th, October 7th, 14th, 21st & 28th
Time: 9:00-10:15 am
Location: Walnut Grove Gym, 775 N. Hartley St
Registration: August 21st-September 22nd
Cost: $52.00

Jr. Warriors Youth Basketball

Come out and hoop it up in our Patterson Jr. Warrior Basketball! The Golden State Warriors are helping us provide a basketball program that is fun, educational and emphasizes fundamentals and good sportsmanship. Participants will receive a reversible Warriors jersey, a headband and a certificate of participation!

Season Starts January 8th!

Grades: Kindergarten-8th 
Cost: $62.00
Registration: October 2nd-December 1st
Games Days: Monday-Thursday (depending on grade level)
Dates: January-March
Times: Varies but first game starts at 6:00 pm
Location: Walnut Grove Gym Located at 775 N. Hartley St
Team Practices: Once teams are made practices will start January 8th

  • K-1st Mondays
2nd-3rd Tuesdays
           4th-5th Wednesdays
           5th-6th Thursdays
           7th-8th Fridays

Lil Olympians Program

​Become an Olympian! Come learn the basics of gymnastics that will have your olympian in top shape! In training for the final obstacle course, kids will learn discipline, balance, coordination and dedication! Price includes a shirt for child.

This program has ended.

Registration: August 1st-September 1st
Age: 3-5yrs
Days: Saturday
Dates: September 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th and October 7th
Times: 9:00-10:15am
Location: Walnut Grove Gym Located at 775 N. Hartley St
Cost: $52.00

NFL Youth Flag Football 


The City of Patterson would like your child to come out and participate in our NFL Flag Football program. We strive to develop a strong recreational league designed for all types of participants. This is a co-ed league where everyone gets the chance to play one of America’s most popular outdoor sports.  

Clinics: Two weeks of clinics for each age division. This will get them into flag football condition and get some flag football technique for the season. Players MUST attend the clinic at the Sports Park from 6:00 pm-7:00 pm to receieve their scores for draft. Please arrive 15min early to check in your child.
Clinic Schedule:
K-1st: Saturday, September 9th & Monday, September 11th
                           2nd-3rd Graders: Tuesday, September 5th & 12th
                         4th-5th Graders: Wednesday, September 6th & 13th
                           6th-8th Graders: Thursday, September 7th & 14th

*If your child does not attend the clinic they will be placed on a random team (No request)

Ages: Kindergarten - 8th Grade
Days: Weekday evenings and Saturday games
Dates: September 5th - December 16th
Times: Weekday evenings 1st game starts at 6:00 pm (refer to team coach for time schedule)
Location of Games: Patterson Sports Park, 16651 Ward Ave. 
Cost: $67.00, includes NFL Flag Football Jersey, flag belt, & one mouth piece (replacement available at additional cost)

July 24th - September 1st. You can register online at or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

MANDATORY PARENTS MEETING: Hammon Senior Center from 6:00pm-7:30 pm
  • K-1st Monday, September 18th
  • 2nd-3rd Tuesday, September 19th
  • 4th-5th Wednesday, September 20th
  • 6th-8th Thursday, September 21st 
MANDATORY COACHES MEETING: Has been moved to Saturday October 7th at 9 am

ALL PARENTS MUST attend the parents meeting prior to their 1st practice with their team. Important new information regarding the program including dates, & rules will be covered. Be sure to mark it in your calendars!!!!

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!”

Day: Wednesday
Location: Sports Complex, 16651 Ward Ave. 
Weeks: 8
Participant Fee: $87
Dates: October 18th-December 13th
Holidays:  November 22nd

Soccer 2:                                        (7-10yrs)       4:15pm-5:00pm
Soccer 1:                                        (5-6yrs)         5:00pm-5:45pm
Tot/Pre-Soccer:                              (31/2-5yrs)     5:45pm-6:20pm
Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer:       (2-31/2yrs)      6:30pm-7:00pm

 Minimum/ Maximum Class Size:

  • MDM-Soccer: 5 Min- 20 Max
  • Tot/ Pre-Soccer: 5 Min- 24 Max
  • Soccer 1: 5 Min- 24 Max
  • Soccer 2: 5 Min- 24 Max 
                                                                   Class Descriptions:

Mommy/Daddy & Me soccer – (ages 2.0 – 3.5)
Introduce your toddler to the world’s most popular game! As you and your child participate in our fun age-appropriate activities, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. The fun happens on the field so don’t just watch from the sidelines!

Tot/Pre-soccer – (ages 3.5 – 5.0)
Little tykes will enjoy running and kicking just like the big kids! Teaches the basic techniques of the game and builds self esteem through participation and fun soccer activities. Children learn to follow instructions in a nurturing, age appropriate environment. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 1 – (ages 5.0 – 6.9)
Players will learn dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, age-specific defense, etc. Fun skill games are played at every session, and every participant will have a ball at his or her feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 2: Skillz & Scrimmages – (ages 7.0 – 10.9)
Kidz 7-10 years of age will enjoy advanced skill building: dribbling, passing and shooting in a team play format. Each class will focus on scrimmages that emphasize application of finer technical points. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game! Shin guards are required.

KLS Class status hotline 1-888-372-5803

Patterson Recreation Youth Soccer

Youth soccer leagues are back in Patterson this fall! The Patterson Recreation Youth Soccer League features and 8 game season where children learn the fundamentals of soccer in addition to good sportsmanship and teamwork in a safe and positive environment. Participants will receive a uniform kit, complete with jersey, shorts and socks!

Age: 3-12 yrs
Game Days: Saturdays
Dates: August - October
Time: Varies by Age
Location: Patterson Sports Park, 16651 Ward Ave.
Cost: $80.00
Registration: May 8th - July 21st.
Other Details: You can register online at or in person at the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave.

*First scheduled game set for September 9th

Divisions: Our league will feature 5 potential age divisions, some of which are Co-Ed and some of which will be boy and girls separate should our numbers allow.
  • U4- 3-4 yrs, Co-Ed
  • U6: 5-6 yrs, Co-Ed
  • U8: 7-8 yrs , Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
  • U10: 9-10 yrs, Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
  • U12: 11-12 yrs, Boy and Girls separate( registration pending, Co-Ed otherwise)
Evaluations: There will be 3 days of organized evaluations. These days will be used to evaluate players, help develop skills, and create teams for the upcoming season. Players are encouraged to attend their specific date.
  • U4: Saturday, August 5th, 6:00pm
  • U6: Saturday, August 5th, 7:00pm
  • U8: Saturday, August 12th, 5:00pm
  • U10: Saturday, August 12th, 6:00pm
  • U12: Saturday, August 12th, 7:00pm
  • All Ages Makeup: Saturday, August 19th, 5:00pm
Interested in coaching? Our leagues would not run without volunteers to coach our teams. If you are interested call 209-895-8080 or come by the Recreation Department, 1033 W. Las Palmas Ave. and fill out a coach's application.
U9 Girls 2017
U9 Boys 2017
U12 Boys 2017
U12 Girls 2017