The City of Kerman offers non-competitive instructional leagues that teach the basic fundamentals. Youth sports programs aide in the development of children’s abilities by teaching them skills, strategies and the value of good sportsmanship.
Support good sportsmanship by signing the Parent/Spectator Code of Conduct Form and return it with your child’s registration form.
Start Smart Pre-Sports
Start Smart Progrmas
Start Smart Basketball is for boys and girls ages 3 to 4 years old. This program focuses on teaching children and parents skills in dribbling, ball handling, passing, catching, shooting and running agility. Parents work one on one with child while being led by a Recreation Sport Leader
Baseball – Saturdays 9:00-10:00 am Kerckhoff Park, April–May
Start Smart Baseball is a developmentally appropriate introductory baseball program for children 3-5 years old. The program prepares children for organized tee ball, baseball and softball in a fun non-threatening environment.
Football – Saturdays 9:00-11:00 am Kerckhoff Park, May–June
Start Smart Football teaches children (ages 3-6) the basic motor skills necessary to play organized flag football while they work one-on-one and spend quality time with their parents. The program focuses on teaching children, and their parents, skills in throwing, catching, kicking/punting, and running/agility without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt.
Youth Volleyball is an instructional and spirited 6 week program for boys and girls ages 7-12 years old.
Tuesday and Thursday
Registration begins in April
Register at Kerman City Hall (850 S. Madera Ave.) or Community/Teen Center (5101 W. Kearney Plaza)
Youth Tennis Lessons
Youth Tennis Lessons for boys and girls ages 5-10. This group instruction program follows the QuickStart program developed by the United States Tennis Association.
September 30 – October 28 (Saturdays)
Age Group Schedule
9:00am – 10:00am 5 & 6 year olds
10:00am – 11:00am 7 & 8 year olds
11:00am-12:00pm 9 & 10 year olds
$35 per participant (includes t-shirt)
Last Day to register is Friday, September 15 at Community/Teen Center or on-line
Check, Cash, Visa, MasterCard and Debit Cards accepted
For more information call Theresa Johnson, Recreation Coordinator at 846-9383.
Community Sports Leagues/Organizations
Kerman Girls Softball League – A competitive softball program for girls ages 4 to 15 years old. Program operates April through July. For more information visit Kerman Grils League on Facebook.
Kerman Swim Club-Kerman Kickers – A competitive swimming program for children 4 to 18 years of age. Program operates April through August. For more information email email@example.com.
Kerman Cal Ripken Baseball – A competitive baseball program for youth 4 to 15 years of age. Program operates April through July. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Kerman Youth Football – A competitive football program for boys 9 to 14 years of age. Program operates through August through November. For more information, contact Efrain Guizar at (559) 351-2058.
Kerman Youth Soccer League – A recreational and competitive soccer program for all youth ages 4 to 19 years of age. Program operates August through December. For more information visit Revolution-Soccer Facebook page
Main Office: (559) 846-9383
Fax: (559) 846-4802
Hours of Operation
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
15100 W. Kearney Plaza
Kerman, CA 93630