Youth Athletic Programs

Toddler time open gym - starting September 19

Let your little one run out some energy, while enjoying quality time with them doing what they love! 
What to expect: Unguided play time that will allow your child to explore the different set-ups in the gym with their adults in arm's reach.
Benefits: Gross and fine motor skills, supports early brain development, enhances social skills, and much more! Admittance ends 10 minutes after start time to ensure the program begins timely and without interruption. Preregister online at
Where: St. Cloud Civic Center - 3001 17th Street
When: Mondays
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $3.00 per child, per class
Ages: 2 through 4 years of age

HOME SCHOOL P.E. - resumes September 21

Home School P.E. is a one-hour class to get your home school students moving!  Admittance ends 10 minutes after start time to ensure the program begins timely and without interruption.  
Where: Civic Center
When: Wednesdays and Fridays
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. for children 5-9 years of age; 
          12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. for children 10-15 years of age
Cost: $4.00 per child, per class for Osceola County residents; $5 per child, per class for non-residents
Ages:  5 through 15 years of age

HOME SCHOOL RAYS SWIM P.E. - resumes September 22

Children must already know how to swim.  Come in your bathing suit and get ready to cool off.
Where: Chris Lyle Aquatics Center, 2991 17th Street
When: Thursdays
Time: 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Ages: 7 through 12 years of age
Cost: $4.00 per child

youth basketball development

Improve your basketball skills to the next level in our basketball development program, facilitated by Pure Passion Sports Academy.  Basketball training, organized runs, strength conditioning and more!
When: Wednesdays & Thursdays, August 31-November 10
Time: 5 p.m. - 6  p.m. for children 5-10 years of age; 
          6 p.m. - 7 p.m. for children 11-13 years of age; 
          7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for participants 14-18 years of age.
Ages: 5 through 18 years of age
Cost: $15.00 per participant, per day


We will be holding a volunteer coaches registration day where applicants will be able to complete all required paperwork, fingerprinting and have photos taken for ID badges as well as receive league information.  
Where:  City Hall, Bldg. A, First floor
When:   Saturday, September 17
Time:    9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Volunteer coaches who pass the background screenings will receive a ½ price voucher for registration of one child in the Ron Riley Youth Basketball program, after 40 hours of documented volunteer hours.  Additional discounts may be received depending on the number hours of volunteer service.


Registration starts October 14 and will remain open until full.  Participants will be placed in age divisions according to their age on December 30, 2022.

  • $70 per person for residents / $80 per person for non-residents
  • Player evaluation and draft will take place at the first practice session.  This will be closed to parents and spectators.
  • 5/6 and 7/8 year old leagues will be co-ed
  • Practice and games will be held as follows until games begin the week of January 2:
    • Boys 9-11 on Monday nights
    • Boys 12-14 on Tuesday nights
    • Girls 9-12 on Wednesday nights
    • Boys 15-17 on Thursday nights
    • Co-ed 5-6 & Co-ed 7-8 on Friday nights
  •  Practices will move to Saturdays for all age groups beginning the week of January 9.
  • Days and times subject to change.
  • $70 per person for residents / $80 per person for non-residents

Dates, times and fees are subject to change without notice.  For additional information please call Parks and Recreation at (407) 957-7243.